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red Lion

wooler road | milfield, Wooler, England
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Ranked #10 of 16 Restaurants in Wooler
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
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- Sep 7, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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441 reviews 441 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The Red Lion has a local reputation for good food and Sunday lunches. It thus gets very busy especially in the tourist season. We have been there a couple of times this year and on both occasions have had quite a wait fior food and the place has been rather crowded. The menu has the usual 'pub fayre' plus carvery... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Good service, great food and good beers, Relaxed, recently decorated, able to take our time over our meals not rushed when they are busy. we stayed 6 nights in the area and found this place after 2 days of average evening meals in our hotel. so made sure we could get back to the red lion from all our excursions... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

the food was lovely, the atmosphere friendly and easy - it was the perfect spot for our wining and dining while on our hideaway weekend at Fenton Hill Farm Cottages

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Kelso, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

2/03/14 It was my husbands birthday and the family went to Red Lion for Carvery lunch. There was 10 of us, booked beginning of week. Upon arrival, pub busy, we saw our table because it was set out for 10. Nobody spoke to us, we sat down, the barman ignored us, we sat for a while when the waitress asked... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

Just been for a wonderful meal out, fantastic food and friendly people. Took 3 children with us and had a good children's menu or could have smaller adult menu on selected meals if we wanted. Lovely, will definitely be going back and would recommend it to all! Thank you

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Thought we would give the Red Lion a go which was a change from eating in Wooler. Recommended by our hosts at Millyard House so we booked a table. Seemed a little short staffed but it was a Monday evening and the place was quite busy. We did have to wait a while before being attended to but once seated... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We visited Wooler and having read reviews as to where to eat thought we would drive a little further (only a few miles) for lunch. Glad we did as the pub was lovely. Me the wife and 13 yo and 6 yo. The menu was substantial and a good choice. The childrens menu was ok but the staff were happy... More

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northumberland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

This Red Lion is at Millfield, a few miles north of Wooler, not to be confused with the Red Lion Hotel (or Red Lion Inn) in Wooler. I have always found the food here to be excellent; fresh, home- cooked and delicious. They do several gluten free dishes and make a point of using separate oil to cook the GF... More

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We'd read previous reviews on Tripadvisor, for the Red Lion, so decided we'd make that our destination of choice for food, in Wooler. The staff were lovely - really friendly, the pub was clean and well kept and the food was fresh and tasty; we really enjoyed our home-made burgers! We'll be back...

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

just got back,just got to say how much we enjoy our stay.Great room{no.4),manager n staff right on the ball,nothing was a problem.Good food(real chips!),good,efficient service,happy days.We`ll be back!

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