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The Red Lion


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Having walked 5 miles we were after some food and drink. The Druid Inn said no muddy boots so we came to the Red Lion. Very nice and friendly staff, muddy boots OK in the bar area, and the food and home brewed beer were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 22tangotwo
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Went up with family for one of their special nights this time was sardinian food lots of choice and able to try things that i wouldn't normally have also had his own homemade cheese. Great atmosphere lovely landlord and landlady and they have own brewed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank irene w
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Great home made food, home made beer and cheeses to die for. Warm log burning stoves and an even warmer welcome.....

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PaulTozer
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Husband & i went there with our dog one evening. We Just had a couple of drinks. The lady was friendly. They had pick 'n' mix doggy packets for £1.50 which our dog loved while we were there!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 20Layla14
Reviewed October 14, 2018

What a wonderful place this is , carvery roast lunch fantastic,best roast beef ever & staff very welcoming & helpful , holidaying in the village so will vist again

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Puffingpete
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Service was friendly and welcoming. Really enjoyed the own brewed lager. Thank you

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bridget k
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went there last night for dinner. Great food with a clear italian touch from the chef/owner Matteo. Really nice and friendly staff, great home made beer selection. We highly recommend the blue cheese and pear bruschetta and the apple crumble!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Ilaria C
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Went to Red Lion this weekend. Two of our party had the carvery and stated that it was the best carvery meat they had ever had. Not a wide choice of vegetables but all fresh and good tasting. My wife remarked that it tasted home...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stephen P
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a meal as we were on holiday in the area - a big family with a dog. The tap room is dog friendly so we were able to eat here. Great service - extremely friendly and welcoming! The menu was varied...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BeachC0mber78
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Parked on the main street early morning and went for a good arduous walk (for us at least), around the rocks and hills of Birchover 9full of local history), down passed the lovely Old Vicarage and over to Robin Hoods Stride, Dale End, Elton, Winster...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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birchover06, Owner at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Many thanks for a lovely review. We're very glad you enjoyed the food and we hope we'll be able to welcome you again soon.

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April 3, 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Sorry yes we are.
March 26, 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Sorry we are closed Monday ,and Tuesday
February 26, 2017|
Response from birchover06 | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we allow dogs in our tap room which is the first room you come into when you enter the pub. We serve food in this area, but generally do not take bookings for the tap room. Hope this helps.
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