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The Red Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
Denbigh Road, Hooe TN33 9EW, England
+44 1424 892371
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“lamb cutlets” (5 reviews)
“crab salad” (2 reviews)
“ham” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Denbigh Road, Hooe TN33 9EW, England
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food in this place is always 10 out 10 a great country pub with great food polite service and nothing to much trouble for them have been lots of times and never a bad meal had

1  Thank TONY W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Red Lion for our daughter's 30th birthday celebration last night, with 20 of us seated in the upstairs room. We have had good experiences of the Red Lion in the past and were delighted again this time. Lee welcomed us and said...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Monday lunchtime is not normally a great time to find a nice open country pub serving food ,but I can see why this charming place is s o popular . Although not busy this Monday and approaching 2 pm we were welcomed and enjoyed a...More

2  Thank lilyharveyandco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us went for a Saturday night out on recommendation. The pub is lovely and cosy, nice atmosphere and friendly bar staff. We had chateau briande for 2 it was excellent and way too much food. Others had seabass and paella all presented nicely...More

Thank palmcourt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit The Red Lion every month or so and am never disappointed. There is always a great menu selection and the atmosphere is just as it should be, cosy and country.

Thank Kings2302
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A party of 4 of us had dinner here a few weeks ago, it is a lovely pub with much atmosphere, staff were good, cheerfully and helpful. All 4 of us had lovely tasty meals, although the ham, egg and chips only came with one...More

Thank liberty71
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Great choices and great taste. Service is great and the ambiance is great. Inside is warm and welcoming and there is a great seating out back. It was all good and portions are hefty.

Thank Islandwong
Reviewed September 10, 2017

T h e food was extremely poor standard. The wine expensive for cheap wine and a poor selection. Also no ginger wine to go with whiskey. We had garlic bread no garlic it was white and soggy. The starters prawns and avocados they were tasteless...More

1  Thank Jacqui J
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Ate here for an early evening meal with adults and children. Quite an extensive menu, plus specials, with note that the chef cooked most of the specials from scratch, to order, so could be flexible with the ingredients (ie could make sauces gluten free if...More

Thank Libby M
Reviewed August 11, 2017

My partner and I recently visited to celebrate our anniversary. We booked a table well in advance and good job we did as that evening they were rather busy (Thursday). There was a large range of food to choose from, we both had starters, main...More

1  Thank Louise E
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January 13, 2016|
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Response from normalguy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Good food is served from midday all day in warm, cosy surroundings in this village pub - log fires, no music or one-armed bandits! Hope you find this 'Helpful'.
April 13, 2015|
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Response from natalieharding | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Suzanne, Yes we do allow dogs in the pub. We also have a large garden at the rear and seating in the front. Hope to see you soon. Natalie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Denbigh Road, Hooe TN33 9EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hooe
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 892371
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