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The Red Lion Inn

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22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830584
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St. Neots, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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Reviewed today NEW

We ate here on a Thursday evening. The specials were very imaginative for a small pub, eg pigeon breasts as a starter, rump of lamb with red wine sauce on the mains menu. The food was beautifully cooked and way exceeded my expectations. Attentive but not overpowering service in a friendly atmosphere. Our visit was in mid May and every... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

one of the best meals I've had in a long time, in fact the only negative was the size of the portions, way too big for us. we both had steak and ale pie which came with masses of vegetables. for those who do want large portions, then visit on a sunday and order the trio of meats, a sunday... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have just returned from a week long break in Alnmouth & visited the Red Lion every single day for lunch & refreshments (ie beer/wine). Mac & Jane never end to impress with their enthusiasm on making this place one of the finest traditional pubs I've ever visited. -superb selection of local real ale. - dog friendly - Fantastic beer... More 

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came here for a drink on the Friday evening and really liked the atmosphere. We decided to book a table for dinner on the Saturday and enjoyed it immensely. Good choice of dishes, very generous portions, I struggled to finish my main course of fish cakes. However service was great and we'd definitely go back.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great food at reasonable prices. We ate in the bar area which had a nice ambience. We heartily recommend the sausage & mash and mushroom risotto. Really enjoyed our meals, thank you.

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Thank Vince W
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dogs are welcome in the bar area. Good quality pub grub. The strawberry gin was delicious and would recommend trying it

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Bucknell
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on s short holiday in Alnmouth and decided to give the Red Lion Inn a try. The menu was comprehensive and the food came quickly and was very tasty. THe staff were excellent and we repeated the experience 3 days later

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Heywood Lancs
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Red lion looks at first to be a slightly tatty pub when you first enter. But proceed from the bar into the dining room and your initial view will change. The selection of dishes available is very good and the staff are very helpful. We used this pub twice on our stay at Alnmouth and were not disappointed on... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a tasty Sunday dinner and a nice bottle of wine here Vegetarian version of Sunday lunch is available too

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York, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time we've stayed here, staff and rooms were excellent as was the breakfast. Place has a great evening atmosphere and can get really busy, but right in the centre of Alnmouth, what else could you ask for, 10 out of 10

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, 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 1665 830584

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?