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Bar, British, Pub
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Reviewed 13 October 2019

My husband and I accompanied by our two young grandchildren arrived here on a Saturday for lunch. What a good selection, all reasonably priced and very good sized portions. I decided to try the chicken burrito which was accompanied by a side salad, all of...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Jodie D, Owner at The Lion Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2019

Thank you for your feedback, we are really glad you enjoyed your visit to The Lion. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 October 2019

Admittedly we were a little late but I am a wheelchair user and it takes a bit of time to get me sorted by the time we arrived they had given our table to someone else. They knew about the wheelchair a I told them...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 9 July 2019

We were looking for a venue to celebrate our son's 21st birthday with family. We no longer live in Teesside but our families do and so we wanted somewhere local to them. Unfortunately, the website was down for maintenance and so we only had Tripadvisor...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 8 July 2019 via mobile

This used to be my go to place for the legendary chicken Parmo. Over the last few visits things have gone abit down hill. Here is an outline of the last visit. Ordered a drink and recieved it in a dirty glass, mentioned it to...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Staff are all lovely, chef excellent, best fajitas I've ever had massive portions, Parmo are amazing , again best we've had in Teesside. All food very hot and presented well. We visit every two weeks it's our regular eating place now. Must order the home...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 25 January 2019

We had been here twice previously, and we had enjoyed our meals so, we asked friends to join us. We were a little concerned, as what we enjoy, our friends may not have. However, all was very good indeed, parents and friends had Sunday roast,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 25 January 2019

We’ve visited the lion three times since December 2018 the last visit was 22nd january, last visit we took friends (6 of us ) Parmos,New York chicken and fish and chips were superb, tasty food ,good service. best pub in area for food

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 24 January 2019

While visiting family we had three meals here in two weeks. Firstly a parmo which we were craving (can't get them where we live) well worth the wait. Half is ample..served with salad and chips. Loved it. We then all went for the Sunday !lunch....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Sunday dinner was awful. Nice staff, fast service but the food was horrible. Got served half a plate of mushy peas (which I hate) so asked them to replate without them which they did (very kind of them). Had pork dinner, pork was chewy, crackling...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Having visited all the main restaurants across the north east (trying different Parmos) we thought we would give this place a try. This was the best parmo we’ve ever tried. Had the perfect amount of béchamel sauce and cheese and was perfectly crispy. To top...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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6 October 2019|
Response from Jodie D | Property representative |
Thank you for your feedback. We are really happy you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again.
7 February 2018|
Response from Jodie D |
Last orders for food is 7:50pm Monday to Saturday and 5:50pm on Sunday
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The Lion Sports Bar & Grill is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5