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The Red Lion Pub

££ - £££, British,
Main Street, Knapton YO26 6QG, England
+44 1904 793957
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
“pie” (13 reviews)
“pudding” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Main Street, Knapton YO26 6QG, England
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Been in the evening and Sunday Lunch. Lovely meals both times. Staff lovely and friendly and very helpful. Look forward to my next visit.

Thank 357Julie
Reviewed 1 week ago

My latest visit was a real test of Staff Service as I was accompanied by a delightful 4-year old young lady (and her Grandmother), We could not have wished for a more attentive and caring Staff to serve us all with delicious food. Other venues...More

Thank MedEngland
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

My mother in law had been saying for ages we need to go to this pub for dinner.....OMG....so wished we had gone sooner! Food was absolutely delicious.... the potatoes cooked in beef dripping, the Yorkshire pudding so light.... and the gravy, well, hubby said one...More

Thank Elain H
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Had a very pleasant meal with the family. Lovely venue, very helpful staff and great food. Have rated 4 but really nearer a 5 and would have been a 5 if it had a wider selection of beers and lager. The pie was a turkey,...More

Thank Peshwa5
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal here - the steak & red wine pie was excellent and the service was good. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars (or "bubbles") was because the starters were small and therefore quite expensive. Pleasant ambiance and I...More

Thank 725JEF
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Just enjoyed a meal here and have to say it was amazing well worth a visit will definitely be going back

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Due to TA reviews we called ahead and booked an early table. Arrived and were seated in the pub immediately. Drinks orders were taken and we were invited to the carvery. All very tasty. Service very friendly. Cost very reasonable. Beer very good. What more...More

Thank Pi31415
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We all arrived last night looking forward to a great meal as we have been before. The website told us it was open at 6pm we arrived at 7pm there were other customers in the car park too. The door was locked and curtains closed...More

3  Thank hansomesouth10
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We had left it a little late to decide to go out for a meal but were very lucky to grab a table here for a meal. The pub has a good atmosphere and we didn't feel rushed even though it was past dinner time...More

Thank Moo M
Reviewed 6 May 2018

This was a spur of the moment visit. So glad we went. I had asparagus with poached egg, totally gorgeous. Then I had chicken satay which was really lovely with a nice chilli and lime punch. Husband had scarborough Woof! Very nice indeed he said....More

Thank smag3
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19 November 2015|
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Response from MedEngland | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if this is a CAMRA listed pub, but it usually has at least 3 beers on draught and Black Shhep & Copper Dragon seem to be frequent.
Tim B
19 January 2015|
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Response from Phil G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes, When we went we met up with some friend so there were four adults and six kids - 14 months to 10 years old! They had a little snug room at the back of the pub (right next to the carvery) and we were in there. It... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Knapton YO26 6QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Knapton
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 793957
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