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The Lion at Leavenheath - CLOSED

The Lion Honey Tye | Leavenheath, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4NX, England
+44 1206 263434
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Pub, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Lion Honey Tye | Leavenheath, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4NX, England
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed with my visit here. The restaurant was virtually empty which says it all on a bank holiday weekend. My score is for the waiter who was very attentive. The menu was basic, uninspiring and tasteless - shredded chicken on a bed of lettuce...More

Thank Loraine C
Richard_thelion, Owner at The Lion at Leavenheath, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2017

Loraine, i find your review quite strange. Maybe you are reviewing a different venue by mistake? No comments other than praise was given over the weekend on our food & menu. Yes we have Caesar salad on our plentiful menu but our Caesar is served...More

Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We visited this secluded pub situated in a small village near Colchester to have dinner. We ordered the Sardines for starter and Stuffed Sea bass & chargrilled pork chop for our main course. Both starter & main course are are cooked to our liking &...More

Thank BennyTWWong
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a cracking little pub that does excellent food with first class service, then look no further than The Lion. We had never been here before (but had heard good things!) so decided to pop in here for an evening meal...More

Thank No_Rush_Dave
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Visited on my own for Tuesday evening Burger Special. I was welcomed at the door and shown to a table. Drink ordered and swiftly delivered to my table. I ordered the burger with goats cheese, chilli jam and slaw. Enjoying my pint taking in the...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited this lovely looking pub for dinner and thought on the whole it was lovely. The decor is very clean and modern and we were greeted quickly by a lovely man. I chose dressed crab which was on special and it...More

Thank Aimee S
Richard_thelion, Owner at The Lion at Leavenheath, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

Aimee S, thank you for finding time to write your review. Firstly i would like to apologise that you and partner had to experience this in our restaurant. The chefs have had further training this week with the handling of foods in the kitchen. The...More

Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Great time booked table 4,pm on a thursday 27th lovely food ale battered haddock And sticky toffee pudding Many thanks Richard

Thank Paul B
Reviewed April 25, 2017 via mobile

My favourite restaurant. Richard and Paulina are fantastic in this family run restaurant. I had the Scotch Egg starter, Burger and a pint for £10 (Tuesday special) and could only share a Sticky Toffee Pudding with my wife. Awesome guys and we will be back...More

Thank Darren T
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Have eaten here before, so we knew the food was of excellent quality. Even my bowl of soup was of a good size and filling. My husband's fish and chips was terrific quality and tasty. Gary who served us was very friendly and chatty and...More

Thank Dee M
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit for a second time as our first experience was great, I cannot say the same for our second visit, we choose the beef which was very fatty, the roast potatoes were like they had been warmed up several times, upon the...More

Thank beefpudding
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Visited here on a quiet Tuesday evening, the restaurant is really nice and very tasteful. Food was excellent, goats cheese tart was one of the best I have tasted in a long time, well worth a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
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  • Address: The Lion Honey Tye | Leavenheath, Leavenheath, Babergh District CO6 4NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Babergh District  >  Leavenheath
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 263434
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