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The Vegetarian Red Lion


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Under new management and reopened as of the 7th of March 2017. We are still 100% vegetarian however if you are looking for the previous occupants they have moved to the 'Walnut tree'. We hope to see you soon!
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having heard nothing but good things, we decided to try out the Vegetarian Red Lion. All of the options on the menu look intriguing and not the usual vegetarian offerings, which is so refreshing to see! The food we had was fresh and full of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank amygw2019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a Friday, no one else in when we arrived. Very good menu and specials board. I am not a “veggie” but enjoyed my Mediterranean pancakes. Friendly service, level access, clean toilet, a great find

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank drpetembe
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Food lovely,good service cooked to order so understandably a bit slow, not top notch, old pub with a few cobwebs above where we were eating.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mick184
Reviewed May 7, 2019

I am not a Vegetarian but love this restaurant, i had baked Brie as my starter followed by a burrito with chic peas and pulses with avocado and crepe fresh, it was one of the most delicious meals i have had. I would thoroughly recommend...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 96cornish1
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

We’ve been here so many times now and can’t recommend it enough. The choice is amazing, staff are fab and we’ve never been disappointed. Even meat eaters love it!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Seahorse412013
Reviewed April 29, 2019

Pub lunch menus usually offer vegetarians meagre fare like pasta with sauce or something with Stilton and broccoli. By contrast, the Vegetarian Red Lion has a dozen choices, all mouth-watering, and all or most have options for vegans, etc, as well. Thankfully for me, none...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RobbieSpence
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

High quality vegetarian/vegan food with a huge variety in a traditional country pub. Very reasonably priced.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank DayTrip268616
Reviewed April 9, 2019

This is our local pub and how lucky are we! I've never had a meal here that hasn't been delicious; the staff are friendly, the menu catering for most tastes but most importantly every plateful is carefully prepared and served piping hot. The menu is...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 4996julia
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

The Red Lion looks like a country pub from the outside but is more restaurant-like once inside. The menu is strictly vegetarian and is top-notch; I'd say most meat-eaters would find something pleasant to have. Portions are large and good value (the bill for 4...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ABK1959
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

First time visit but will definitely come again when I'm in the area. The menu had a really diverse selection of veggie dishes but we opted for the lentil and nut roast dinner. Wow wow wow!! The nut roast was moist, very tasty with a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Response from Penelope B | Reviewed this property |
Give the restaurant a call. They are lovely people and would be only to pleased to discuss the menu and your requirements
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