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The Red Lion

Audley Coach House Church Street | Stratton Audley, Stratton Audley, Bicester OX27 9AG, England
+44 1869 277225
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (12 reviews)
“sausage mash” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Audley Coach House Church Street | Stratton Audley, Stratton Audley, Bicester OX27 9AG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with friends for a meal. I ordered roast beef and so did my friend. The beef was absolutely horrendous. I actually can’t believe I ate it. It had gristle all over it and was so tough. The gravy was cold and the roast...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 126lynnej
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Varied menu, full blown a la carte meal or snacks which we usually do. We go there four or five times a year, met up as friends for a catch up. Staff are very accommodating of wheelchair one of our number uses and we are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Silverfoxmentor
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Great location and very friendly landlord. Food choice is amazing and excellent prices. Sit in the big wooden chair.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Boofleywoofley
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Very fine example of a good traditional English country pub offering good food and fine ales. English country pubs are becoming quite rare due to greedy breweries and appalling taxes. Experience the delights of the Red Lion Stratton Audley offerings soon!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Pete C
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Great local pub, popped in for a quick drink and ended up sampling their new Tapas menu. Typical country pub, a relief from all the carbon copy gastro pubs around. Can be packed with locals, steak night fills the streets with cars.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank TheBluxt
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Called in for a quick lunch on the recommendation of a friend. The absence of any background music and the fact there were just 4 other people in the place gave a soul-less feel to the tired interior. The menu was limited and consisted mainly...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Harvey W
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My wife called in for drinks today whilst on a bike ride with a friend. Having forgotten cash she asked if they would accept payment by card, at which point the landlord started saying `F' this and `F'ing that. He said minimum payment for a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
6  Thank NOrm1957
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I was hiking and heading to Bicester, when I reached Stratton Audley and the Red Lion. An ice cold cider and glass of iced water helped refresh and helped cool me as I was melting in the sun. I will have to return on my...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank saf7670
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We both have a lovely meal in county pub Good home made pub grub For pudding we had a cheese board for one which was excellent Would go back

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank markprance
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Following a recommendation, we went for lunch. We both had baguettes, which came with chips, side salad and coleslaw. The food came within a few minutes, however the bar staff forgot to bring one of our drinks, the tomato chutney which came with one of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank lizy228
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Margaret R
15 June 2017|
Response from Shelagh M | Reviewed this property |
We went just after Christmas but you would need to check with the current management about their plans for Chrismas meals this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Audley Coach House Church Street | Stratton Audley, Stratton Audley, Bicester OX27 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Bicester  >  Stratton Audley
  • Phone Number: +44 1869 277225
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