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The Red Lion Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 (0)1665 830584
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The staff are all friendly, the menu has enough choice for everyone and is reasonably priced, your not rushed and are not under pressure to move after finishing, there is a separate restaurant if you want to be more formal than eating in the bar. Enjoyed our visit

Thank tandh2016
newcastle upon tyne
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have just spent the weekend at The Red Lion, and what a treat. The rooms have recently been reburbished and when we walked into our room (No 3) wow factor - total luxury. We have stayed here before and we thought room 6 was great. We also ate in their restaurant and had two lovely meals very tasty and good... More 

Thank NSBNE3
Dorset, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly pub with good food. We were able to have a table to play cards before our meal. The service was friendly with no pressure to move after our meal was finished. The menu choice was good , I had the pork burger with cheese and bacon, garlic mayonnaise and fries, very tasty. The one downside was that the entrance... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were very hungry on the evening that we ate at The Red Lionel and were not disappointed! Meals were generous, well cooked, good atmosphere and served by a very helpful and pleasant young Romanian waiter who was very kind. Price especially are very fair too. I especially liked the Mark Edwards paintings in the dining room- they inspired me... More 

Thank Wixlet
Derby, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I am not a real regular just for last week on holiday staying in Alnmouth. The staff are exceptionally efficient and with a small bar they have to be. There are guest ales each night all from local breweries, a real treat for a weekly visit. Sampled as many as I could with tasters given when asked. The diners each... More 

Thank David N
Northampton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were able to sit outside in the garden admiring the view. The food was excellent and was great value.

Thank Ruth C
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a nice not expensive meal I would recommend The Red Lion Inn. There is a separate restaurant to the bar which is nice and quite. The food was very good. Well worth a visit.

Thank ShirleyM245
Knebworth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So good it was the only pub we used on our week's holiday. We visited every day, enjoying a lovely meal the first night and a cracking pint that and on all the other evenings. It has such a welcoming atmosphere with a really diverse mix of clientele. All in all pubs don't get much better.

Thank johnners203
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped into The Red Lion earlier today to see if they had room at the inn. They hadn't and recommended that we try The Hope and Anchor- see following favourable review for them too - and found a room for the night. Wanting to return the favour, we chose The Red Lion for our "end of holiday" meal and... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second port of call on our Northumbrian trip. What a delightful place. On check in we were met by a very helpful person and shown to our fabulous room. Room 6 an extremely well cared for room, very modern and wonderful large bed, couldn't decide if it was a Queen size or large king size. Either way it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1665 830584

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