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The Red Lion

27 High Street, Histon CB24 9JD, England
+44 1223 564437
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 High Street, Histon CB24 9JD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, what can I say, fantastic food, service and atmosphere. There were fifteen of us including children aged from 8-15, the menu was excellent, there was a good range of options rather than just the Sunday roast. The roast was a hard decision in itself...More

Thank Alison J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a frustrating place to eat. The welcome was warm and the women behind the bar hold the place together. The interior is quirky in a good way. The menu promises well and they deliver good honest pub food; nothing fancy but well cooked and...More

Thank susan_horsham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub has the usual range of pub classics but also several daily specials. I tried one of the specials - plaice with potatoes and veg - and thoroughly enjoyed the dish. The two ladies on duty were pleasant and helpful. Not a swanky place...More

1  Thank Antarctic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First class welcome, attentive from start to finish. We had the fish and chips, beautifully fresh. Very impressed.

1  Thank Lisa V
Reviewed March 28, 2018

I booked a table online through the Red Lion's website and had the booking confirmed next day. When I arrived well before the time of my planned arrival I was told which was my table and allowed to sit comfortably awaiting the other members of...More

2  Thank geoff_grayton
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Group of 10 went to a pre-booked table for 12:30. We pre-ordered our food before 10:30 but yet the first plate was not brought out to us before 1:10. There was at least 30 minutes between the first plate of food and the last coming...More

Thank SC6002017
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This is a really relaxed pub which has good beer and great pub food. A good atmosphere and great service.

1  Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely village pub I have given it 4 stars as staff lovely and friendly but my experience of the food was not great . I had the lasagne pretty dry , the bechamel sauce under the cheese was tasteless.could see by the dish it was...More

1  Thank Alexander F
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Came upon this pub by accident. Very cozy establishment with great staff and warm ambience. Food is of the pub variety but is both tasty and and reasonably prices. The accommodation is well presented in what appears to be a new build at the rear...More

Thank Eanna57
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner after work and the food was great we had the fish and chips which was really good and the chips were fresh, hand made and so tasty

Thank Collette J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 High Street, Histon CB24 9JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Histon
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 564437
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