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“Camping”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of The Red Lion

The Red Lion
Ranked #2 of 5 Restaurants in Burnsall
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Camping”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

Burnsall is the place to go camping and enjoy time with ya mates the red lion is a warm welcoming public house although if your an outsider you can sometimes feel awkward with the locals looking at ua and talking about ya but other than the workers do there best to ease your feelings and cater as much as the can for ya so go have fun tale the kids and dogs for walk and just enjoy the tranquility

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English first
Ripon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Disappointing”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

Dined on a very busy Saturday night, staff completely overwhelmed, obviously not enough of them for the business they had on (weddings, etc). Long wait at uncleared table for food that in my case was almost uneatable because the knife supplied wouldn't cut the tough pigeon breast. Suggested that a steak knife should have been provided. Waiting an age to settle bill even after receiving it. At those prices they really need to sharpen up!

  • Visited June 2014
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louth
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Ok”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014 via mobile

Been at a wedding reception. Although the atmosphere was relaxed I felt the food could of improved slightly. The lunch was a barbecue. I was told that my children could only have the burger from it as thats what the bride had ordered and when I said she doesnt eat burgers could she have some chicken it was given with reluctance. Its the hospitality industry and I cant bear it when places have to stick to the script. Any good business will do slightly more than the exact number and anticipate things like the above. All in all though a pleasant day and hard working staff.

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Thank lincspeggy
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Red Lion? Yes, well worth a visit!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

We booked in advance for our Sunday lunch (4 of us) at the Red Lion, I was a bit concerned as there were a few reviews quoting unfavourable comments regarding the staff but we decided to see for ourselves and we were all glad we did. The staff were very nice including the receptionist whom I booked the lunch with and our waitress was very pleasant, efficient and courteous. The food was excellent. We each chose different meals all of which were very good and nicely cooked. It isn't a cheap restaurant and the portions are not massive but the food was very nice and this is a place we are likely to visit again.

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank Mo L
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Sydney, Australia
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80 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Great atmosphere”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

A lovely pub in a lovely town. Helpful, friendly staff and likewise the patrons. Food is fair only, although the wait staff make it worthwhile.

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank greenway255060
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