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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Disclaimer: I have no connection with the owners or staff of this venue in any way. My wife and I stayed at the Red Lion recently for a long weekend on the Northumberland coast. It was fantastic in every respect. The staff are young people and everyone of them was pleasant, polite, helpful and gave outstanding service throughout our stay.... More 

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Thank Andrew S
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good friendly service and good food. Need to book as very popular. Real ales too which I enjoyed. Pie night worth a visit as they are very good.

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Thank _annestark58
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very popular, friendly pub and restaurant. They don't take bookings for non residents so you need to go early to ensure getting a table. We found the service good even though it was busy. Food was excellent with lots of local produce. Prices fair for the quality of the food and Alnmouth is quite a pricey place to eat which... More 

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Thank 194jc14
Durham, UK
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great pub which serves good food in a relaxed atmosphere. It has a large beer garden, a bar and restaurant. The food is of a high standard and if you eat meat there's a lot of choice. The Sunday lunch is excellent and my husband sang the praises of the Northumberland sausage on our return visit. If... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff friendly. The village is beautiful. Fabulous beer garden. Room nice but not much space to put things. The food and drink prices were excessive but in proportion with other pubs in the village. We weren't very impressed with the standard of the food taking the prices into account. But overall we really enjoyed it and will go again

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Thank Moto1963
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We didnt bring the dog as we were travel for the day by train and it was really nice and very friendly and love dogs and the foods is great, thank you.

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Thank amanda227
Leicester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having taken a self catering cottage in Alnmouth we decided to have an evening out, and this pub was recommended. The menu looked promising, but the service was slow. After half an hour we had a starter and then we were forgotten, so when we reminded the bar staff that we were still waiting for a main course ours arrived,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent bar staff, especially the girl who does the Tuesday night quiz. Dog friendly and great food

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Thank Alyson Q
Newbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived early Thursday evening for dinner, only to find the restaurant was fully booked! We managed to find a table to squeeze into, in the crowded bar and had a very pleasant meal. The staff were helpful, the food was nicely presented and very tasty. They were also happy to double up a starter as a main. if you... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent - between us we had soup, sandwiches, chips, and onion rings - and the garden would have been perfect if it hadn't rained. Moving inside, it was my sort of pub. Just chatter, eating and drinking.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Bar scene, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?