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The Golden Lion Tap

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Great pub

Only pub to go in excellent staff and service and reasonably priced Kira Elliott very accommodating... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2019
Adam G
via mobile
Excellent service

Me and a group of mate local to there area decide to go out for a night and just chill so decided... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2019
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible20%
Aug 2, 2019
“Great pub”
Jun 20, 2019
“Excellent service”
HISTORY The Golden Lion Tap is a real old English pub dating from the early 1700s. Whilst many of the original features have been preserved, the building has been sympathetically restored to maintain its heritage, character, history and atmosphere...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LS, England
+44 1271 267210
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ladies at the GLT tonight were welcoming, friendly and so helpful. I won't forget how kind you were to a single, lady traveller. I'll definitely stop in when I'm next in Barnstable.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Lizzyharry
Reviewed August 8, 2019

While on holiday visited Barnstaple and was looking for somewhere to have a lunchtime sandwich. Went into the bar and asked if sandwiches were available. Barmaid put a small board in front of me which showed wraps £4.50 for ham, cheese or bacon. I ordered...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jane E
Reviewed August 2, 2019 via mobile

Only pub to go in excellent staff and service and reasonably priced Kira Elliott very accommodating and I was not held and gun point to write

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Adam G
Reviewed June 29, 2019

I’ve been to a few performances here as part of Fringe Theatre Fest. It’s a really friendly venue, good beer and a fab place to hang out after the shows.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank TawViewer
Reviewed June 27, 2019

This is a great pub with an excellent location. Staff were friendly and helpful and it stocked a good range of ales and ciders

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank ginmonkey
Reviewed June 27, 2019

Needing to kill an hour in Barnstaple, we wandered into the Golden Lion Tap. The interior is adorable, homey, and historic — but the highlight is the staff. We were made to feel welcome immediately by Leanne (I may be misremembering her name — she...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Matt R
Reviewed June 20, 2019

Me and a group of mate local to there area decide to go out for a night and just chill so decided to go here all I can say it the barmaid that was on I think she was called Leanne or Leona was very...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

My friends and I had a great night with a V.I.P decorated table to celebrate my friend's Birthday. We were allowed to hi Jack the karaoke as we had a bus to catch! We had such a laugh.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Organised-baker
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

The staff were extremely helpful and friendly 😊. Liane was on hand to help with all our needs. It was great value for money. Will definitely come back.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank lushleeann
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Popped in to use the toilet. Was required to buy something in order to use the facilities, fair enough, but we didn’t want to hang around as we were heading out for the afternoon, so I bought 2 Fruit Shoots to take with us for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 191loveholidays
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David C
August 9, 2016|
Response from markrI3741SC | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Dude havnt eaten there and not sure to be honest . 😊👍