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“Lovely food, excellent beer”
Review of The Red Lion

The Red Lion
Ranked #326 of 622 Restaurants in Reading
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Berkshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Lovely food, excellent beer”
Reviewed 22 January 2012

Stopped here for lunch after an energetic 7 mile walk. Food was very reasonably priced, the seafood platter was lovely. One of us had the mussels in a wine/cream sauce and I had the game terrine. All very tasty, good sized portions, and nicely presented. I had an excellent pint of Otter Bitter, from the Honiton, Devon, Otter Brewery, very tasty, and the Guiness was gorgeous.

Staff were friendly, big car park, they welcome walkers, just let them know beforehand about using their car park if you are driving to get there.

Open all day at weekends, but food only available until 2:30 at lunchtimes and then again from 6pm.

  • Visited January 2012
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