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The Red Lion Inn

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
Serving home made, quality food - specialists in gluten free food with 75% of menu being suitable/available with substitutions. Warm atmosphere, welcoming and friendly!
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free off-street parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews pies steak red wine pie chicken supreme cheesecake pudding salmon pastry sea bass pizza sunday roast pie night staff were attentive presented beautifully the pub three courses fantastic meal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

10* this place is brilliant food is always so nice Staff are brill and very helpful What more can you want :)

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Consistency is key and The Red Lion never fails to be consistent,.their food is always exceptional. We live 25 minutes away but ordering an online takeaway is made simple, food is always ready for your time slot, staff always polite and helpful, and though we...have to drive 25 minutes to eat at home the food is still nice and hot😊The taste(of all the pies, we've tried them all!!) is amazing. Cannot wait for the restaurant to open, only difficulty is what to choose as everything is delicious. Thank you, see you soon😊More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely delicious takeaway once again. We have tried lots of different meals from the menu over lockdown and every meal has been lovely. All the food is presented nice and is piping hot when we get home. COVID safe collection, definitely recommend.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 14, 2021

Made the decision early on that I wouldn't be cooking on Mothers Day and chose to make a booking at The Red Lion. I contacted them via Facebook as initially couldn't book the date to be informed bookings hadn't been opened but they would let...me as soon as they did...and true to their word they did and I was straight on it. 3 weeks later and we were not disappointed. Pick up was organised and Covid safe. The food was fantastically delicious and there was plenty of it. Husband and I had the lamb rump and the kids had roast chicken. Roast potatoes were nice and crispy and the yorkshire puds were fabulous. And dessert was yummy...raspberry and white chocolate cheesecake for me, chocolate brownies for husband and the kids. Absolutely delicious all of it. Planning on trying their pizza's next time (husband clocked the pizza oven)...or visiting in person as soon as restrictions allow. Thank you to everyone at the Red Lion for making mothers day lunch 2021 so delicous and stress free.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed March 4, 2021

My husband and I have just finished our takeaway pie dinners from The Red Lion, the pies were amazing! We had the steak, stilton and mushroom pies with mushy peas, chips and gravy; what an absolute treat. The pies were packed with the most delicious,...succulent meat in a full of flavour gravy that was out of this world, there was plenty of mushrooms and the stilton was identifiable too. The standard of this meal was more than excellent, I must also commend the packaging of the take away meal, the food was still hot when it arrived home and the perforated cardboard box meant that the chips were still crispy and the (delicious) pastry not at all soggy. Another truly outstanding meal from the wonderful Red Lion team - thank you.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed February 26, 2021 via mobile

Well we have just had a takeout and I have to say the whole process of ordering and collecting was first class we went for the burger 🍔 it was delicious and the portions were very generous it arrived hot and was presented lovely we...had ordered pudding but not eaten it yet as we are full up but if the mains were anything to go by then I’m sure pud will be fantastic too we’ll do to the red lion you’re doing a fabulous job thanks 😊 can’t wait to book another slot and fingers crossed we will be dining in very soon 😍More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 12, 2021 via mobile

Tonight we had fantastic pizza from the Red Lion Boundary, well no let’s go further ! The best pizza I’ve had anywhere in the Uk. Thanks to everyone who works in the kitchen for such a great meal, it was fresh , tasty and exactly...what good food should taste likeMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 9, 2021

So impressed with how this restaurant has adapted to the lockdowns and now provide delicious take away meals. Excellent service and very well organised, can't recommend enough 👌

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 8, 2021

I have had a lockdown birthday, we ordered a Sunday lunch take away from the Red Lion, we have eaten here many times and they have certainly risen to the challenge of lockdown, the lunch was amazing, it was collected by my Husband, and was...very well packaged, and piping hot, the beef melted in the mouth and the mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, roast potatoes, red cabbage, cauliflower cheese and yorkshire puddings were really tasty, and there was so much food we were able to save some for the next day's dinner, would recommend the Red Lion very highly, and we are looking forward to when we can eat in the restaurant.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 7, 2021 via mobile

Sunday Roast totally gorgeous. Plenty of everything including vegetables. All delicious and well prepared including puds. Packed in individual containers so all easy to assemble. A great weekend treat. Recommended.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Stokiesontour_11
January 6, 2018|
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Response from VPRL2020 | Property representative |
I am afraid not, we have a very young family so decided to close this year.
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MickleoverMovers
February 13, 2016|
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Response from VPRL2020 | Property representative |
Sorry, I do not see questions on my tablet! As fireyfred said all menus are on the website but sunday lunch is 7.95 for 1 course, 9.95 for 2 course and 11.95 for 3 course. Booking strongly advised.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Red Lion Inn

  • Yes, The Red Lion Inn is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • The Red Lion Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5