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“Great friendly local Pub”
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Red Lion
Ranked #80 of 126 Restaurants in Dorchester
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Description: Traditional English pub
Middlezoy, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Great friendly local Pub”
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Very friendly, great atmosphere and great food, what else could you ask for. The home cooked food is first class.

  • Visited December 2013
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1 Thank Mick H
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English first
Dorridge, United Kingdom
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240 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Good Pub”
Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Attractive from the road which is important and a deciding factor for us to go in. A good evening meal.

  • Visited August 2013
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Waited an hour for lunch!”
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We went to the Red Lion for Sunday lunch and had two young children with us. The restaurant wasn't particularly busy but we waited about 15 minutes to order and about 45 minutes for our food to arrive. When I politely enquired whether there was a problem I was rather abruptly told that my chicken dish takes a little while to cook! If I had received even half an apology I would have been happy but the staff's indifference spoiled what should have been a lovely family occasion as we were visiting our children and grandchildren. Will definitely never go there again!

  • Visited June 2013
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1 Thank Franco and Luci... F
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Fantastic meal! What a lovely pub!”
Reviewed 25 February 2013 via mobile

I visited the res lion on Saturday 23/02/13 staff were extremely attentive, very friendly! We all enjoyed our meals reasonably priced, we all had desserts as well really would recommend the homemade raspberry trifle!

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Thank jessbecky30
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