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The Red Lion

) #9 of 158 Restaurants in Banbury $$ - $$$ , British,
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
+44 1295 760050
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this restaurant. The food is fabulous. You are given plenty of choice, the food is always piping hot and plentiful and delicious. I most especially love their fish dishes. They really know how to cook fish. The staff are delightful and attentive and...More

Thank DaventrySue_W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Slight disappointment when we arrived to find that the staff were unaware of our booking; we had booked for five people a month previously. The situation was dealt with discretely and in an efficient way by the lovely staff there. We had an absolutely delicious...More

Thank Tillac
Reviewed 1 week ago

My review for the Red Lion in Culworth is long overdue! Living just a couple of miles away, this is my preferred choice for taking guests out for a meal. The food is always superb - Bronni and her team work so hard to ensure...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The red lion pub itself it's self is situated in anther quiet little village on the outer edges of banbury. We visited while walking through and was prefect for stopping and having a quick drink. Small pub but welcoming bar staff / owners, we visited...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked for 7pm on a Friday evening and the pub was full.There was an excellent choice of food,very seasonal and local .There was a very good choice of wine by the glass plus there was also a selection of gins. The food was well...More

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A dinner of five very different courses of British fish. Starting with a lobster and crab risotto ball with lobster aioli. I thought the smoked haddock soup was stunning. Justin, the chef patron is clearly passionate about his cooking which was reflected in the creative...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a hot day we had a cool late lunch in nice settings. The food was delicious with fresh home grown vegetables. The sea food mixed grill was delightful but the chicken was dry and a little bland.

Thank Iguana56
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

We ALWAYS have a lovely time when we come here. A fantastic pub in a small village, definitely worth the drive/taxi to visit. They always have a great selection of dishes on the menu, I personally loved the chorizo and prawns starter and the beef...More

Thank csl89
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Taken as a guest. I had not been for a year or so and remembered it as a good dining experience. But on this occasion I was a little disappointed. However, as a guest, it was not appropriate to comment at the meal. The friendly...More

Thank 517Knight
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

On a day out came across this place by recommendation... the best meal out I've had in an age!! Absolutely delicious and compliments to the chef and all staff.. a gem. Will return!

Thank Marais72
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 760050
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