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The White Lion

104-108 Reading Road, Yateley, England
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Ranked #9 of 16 restaurants in Yateley
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 22, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Phoenix, Arizona
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42 reviews 42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We did not know where to go for dinner so stopped by at the White Lion. Busy, bustling bar but the staff kept up and were pleasant under pressure. Waited a bit for food but it was good on arrival and decent sized portions. Ideal for a quick bite.

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Yateley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Have been a regular visitor for a year now and the food is always superb and perfectly priced for a village pub , staff are friendly and it's a cosy inviting environment , I shall keep coming back

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Yateley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I visit the White Lion on a fairly regular basis with friends and family. Sometimes for a ladies lunch, sometimes for a family celebration, sometimes for a nice cold drink in the glorious sunshine! Today with family and friends for lunch. I have only ever received a very warm welcome, brilliant customer service and outstanding quality food. I would highly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

I come here with friends and/or family at least a couple of times a month. The staff and polite and hospitable and the the food is fresh (a rarity these days), tasty and always hot. I could not recommend enough.

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Yateley
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133 reviews 133 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

We always get good service here. The food was good and the atmosphere relaxing. No loud music to interrupt your meal. They have minimised the menu recently, so there not quite such a large choice, but it caters for most tastes.

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Sandhurst, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Had lunch with my husband today at the White Lion, but was very disappointed overall. There was insufficient fish in the fish pie to start with, but no-one asked if our meals were ok and, having finished our main course, no-one bothered to enquire whether we would like dessert or coffee. We didn't stay. Sorry White Lion, you really need... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

i visited this place for a lunch with a friend. We both had the goats cheese salad. This was very attractively presented and tasted delicious. We chose the mini pud and coffee option to follow, and the Pimms Eton Mess was just perfect. A small pot of deliciousness. Well worth a visit.

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

May 3rd 2014 - We wanted to try another "Vintage Inn", having enjoyed "The Golden Retriever" at Bracknell. Unfortunately, The White Lion fails on most counts. The starters were all very poor and we had Prawns in their shells which were very small. By the time the shell was off, the meat was so small it was hardly worth eating.... More

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Surrey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I visited here with a friend at lunchtime and as it was not that busy, there was a lovely, quiet, relaxed atmosphere in the restaurant inside the pub itself. Waiter gave good, attentive service and the food came quite quickly.There was a fairly extensive range of dishes on the menu, most of the mains were reasonably priced, just a small... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stopped here bank holiday Sunday. Staff were all very pleasant, Sunday lunch and lamb shoulder were both delicious.

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