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Lord Lyon

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Ermin Street | Stockcross, Newbury, England
+44 1488 657578
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Marvelous steak! Cooked to perfection!

The Lord Lyon is our new local, having moved to the area in the last month. The evening we went there, I ordered the steak for dinner, rare, always expecting restaurants to over cook my steak but the new chef cooked it to perfection! I was not disappointed at all! I can't recall what my partner... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 26, 2015
ScottylassAbroad
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Bangkok, Thailand
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English first
Newbury, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
163 reviews 163 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

This was taken over last year and the new family running it are really lovely, they're so friendly and accommodating and chat with customers as though they're friends so this is a great local pub for a relaxed, friendly drink. My friend held her birthday do here with finger food which was inventive and really tasty, the food was much... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We've been here many times and it is hard to say where this place ranks as it seems to change hands so often. I would suggest on our last visit that it's probably not worth going back, however I will keep an eye on what others are saying and we maybe tempted to give it another go!

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Andover, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We visited this pub for a party and family get together.The staff could not do enough to help us. There is a good range of beers.The menu is limited but everything we had was prepared and cooked to perfection.We could not understand why more people were not using this pub. We liked this pub a lot and will be going... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The Lord Lyon is our new local, having moved to the area in the last month. The evening we went there, I ordered the steak for dinner, rare, always expecting restaurants to over cook my steak but the new chef cooked it to perfection! I was not disappointed at all! I can't recall what my partner had for dinner but... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We went to the Lord Lyon last night for a work Christmas dinner. Unfortunately they had no gas to be able to cook our pre-oredered meals but did an excellent alternative of parsnip soup, cold meat buffet and delicious chocolate torte! The service was fantastic and we all had a great time.

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6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We live locally and like to try to eat at new places, instead of sticking to the same few favourites (I won't mention them here it doesn't seem fair), so we tried the Lord Lyon recently mid-week. The service was very friendly and the pub itself has a cosy and welcoming feel, with a reasonable selection of ales and other... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Can't thank the staff enough for being so understanding when I didn't like my first choice off the menu. Nothing is too much trouble when it comes to customer satisfaction and that is hard to find these days. Excellent customer service.

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Newbury
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Friendly pub with interesting and varied menu, it has a good selection of ales and ledgers. The staff were ver accommodating.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Popped into the Lord Lyon last night to check out their new food menu. Wasn't sure what to expect but I was more than surprised. The Pub is very charming with really lovely staff and a relaxed atmosphere. I expected to have standard pub grub but that was not the case. I had alot of difficulty selecting from the menu... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My wife and I stayed here after finding it cheap on Hotels.com. I had lived in the area a number of years back, and we decided to visit the old haunts for a wedding anniversary. The moment we arrived, we were greeted with a smile and shown to our room. It was larger than we expected. Bed was comfy, décor... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ermin Street | Stockcross, Newbury, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1488 657578

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 24
  • Cuisine: British

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