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Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews beef medallions sunday lunch home made excellent food the pub cooked beautifully relaxed atmosphere generous portions bev starters specials pedigree vegetables gravy pint
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

First visit here, won £20 of our food at a ABBA night just round the corner. We ate in the bar because we took our small dog. The wife had Cajun chicken and I had the fish without the chips. Both meals was so tasty...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 9 March 2020 via mobile

Food was fabulous. Not cheap, but not too pricey either. Nice surroundings in countryside setting. Only downside was that the lady who we presumed to be the owner was quite abrupt (came over several times during the evening to query our orders) and didn’t realise...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 15 February 2020 via mobile

I love coming here when I can. The food is consistently of a high standard. Beef medallions was my go to main because nowhere else comes close to cooking the fillet steak like it and the sauce is heaven. However the choice of specials on...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 21 December 2019

We met family here and joined together for lunch. The food is all home cooked, traditional and great tasting. Fabulous service throughout and really good value for money!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 16 December 2019

I would not recommend this pub at all. We had booked a christmas lunch there Saturday night what a disaster. The staff where very rude and unhelpful. The food was cold. didnt get food the same time. My friend found plastic in her food and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Whitelionharlaston, Owner at White Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2019

I don’t know which White Lion you visited on Saturday but it certainly wasn’t this one - we had no “Christmas Lunch ??” Parties on Saturday evening and we certainly had no meals returned to the kitchen with “plastic” in or otherwise.We had no members...More

Reviewed 27 November 2019 via mobile

Four visits in a row we've been presented with bills that have been wrong. It's always been on the drinks. Also have 2 separate groups of friends who have had the same issue. Last Friday the food was unusually slow. I very politely mentioned this...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 27 October 2019

We had booked some time in advance for our group which appeared to be very necessary as all the tables had been reserve. The Sunday lunch was a classic British meal with generous helpings of vegetables and superb gravy. The service was excellent and price...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 13 October 2019

Booked in for Sunday Lunch with my Dad and some family friends. The staff were really friendly and relaxed, saw us to our table and were quick to get our drinks orders sorted. Despite being fully booked, there was no pressure to order quickly, eat...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 18 September 2019 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my venison, whilst my samples of the other dishes told me that the steak pie and the grilled swordfish would have been great menu choices too. Everything freshly cooked and piping hot with generous portions, indeed perhaps too generous. The pub is nicely...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 26 August 2019

Fantastic Sunday lunch , it didn’t seem like a pub lunch , it was like a good home cooked Sunday lunch. I had lamb , partner had beef could not fault it . The owner Bev was very welcoming to us , as we had...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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kazTamworth_Staffs
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Response from Rainbowdays12345 | Reviewed this property |
Don’t eat there !!! Not clean
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Response from Whitelionharlaston | Property representative |
Hi - we serve until 3 usually on a Sunday , thanks .
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    How is White Lion rated?
    White Lion is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4