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The Red Lion Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
5 Main Road, Nantwich CW5 7NA, England
+44 1270 841261
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“guinness pie” (4 reviews)
“steak” (26 reviews)
“monkfish” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Main Road, Nantwich CW5 7NA, England
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Been using this pub and its restaurant for Sunday lunch with friends for about two years Last visit booked a table for thirteen - very quick service and certainly "with a smile" Starters main courses and desserts all superb We enjoyed ourselves so much no-one...More

Thank Fred A
Kirsty H, Owner at The Red Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Hi Fred Many thanks for your kind review, we look forward to seeing you again in the future Kirsty

Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We found this pub by mistake and I'm glad I did. The pub was close to empty when we arrived nice and quiet. The menu looked very nice and wasn't too expensive. By a miracle they did a gluten free fish and chips. This was...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Visited The Red Lion last night for their Steak Night - 2 steaks & a bottle of wine for £30. The steaks were cooked to absolute perfection, slightly charred on the outside, pink in the middle. Chips are to die for -hand cut doesn't do...More

Thank KJH177
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Lovely dining room and good atmosphere. Set and main menu to choose from. Service pleasant and cheerful, a little slow but there were several big parties in. Starters were reasonable, fish bits were essentially pieces of fried fish in batters with salad, pate was good...More

Thank Doti1208
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

True it was a Thursday Lunchtime after the summer holidays so not many people about in this sleepy Cheshire village. We received Avery warm welcome and were quickly shown to our reserved table. Our drinks were quickly delivered to the table and we set about...More

1  Thank BrianC_ST7
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Called in last Saturday at tea time a few regulars in bar area and we were quickly served with our drinks. I asked for the menu and we decided to dine here. Out last experience about two years ago wasn't the best so we really...More

1  Thank smfSmf
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub very friendly staff.I always order steak but went vegetarian and had deep fried haloumi it was lovely.Partner had fish and chips it came with lovely home cooked chips and crispy batter.Friends had steak and ale pies.Well presented with veg and gravy.Definatly would go...More

1  Thank Layne M
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Visited Red Lion for an evening meal with family. Four of us. Three had fish and chips and one had Wild Boar burger 😊. Wainwright's ale was as good as always. Food well cooked and plenty of it. Third time we have visited this pub...More

1  Thank bestgrandad
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We usually visit the village quite often......beautiful place with one or two gorgeous pubs, this time we tried the Red Lion. Very pleasant staff who actually engage you in conversation. The food was very palatable, although I did point out that my cajun burger wasn't...More

1  Thank Jan S
Reviewed August 17, 2017

We went to Wynbury two weeks ago to find the location of a meeting that was due to place in a few days time. We saw the sign outside the Red Lion saying two steaks for £ 30 and a bottle of wine included on...More

1  Thank DAVIDJ96
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September 23, 2015|
Response from gwynfa m | Reviewed this property |
Cannot answer your question, but have eaten here a few times now with no problems (including flies!!!!) and enjoyed ourselves immensely. Why do you get flies in your own house would be my response ----- its just one of those... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main Road, Nantwich CW5 7NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Nantwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1270 841261
  • E-mail
We are a family run country pub set in the heart of Wybunbury. We source all of our food as local as possible. We have a lovely sun trapped beer garden (when the sun does make an appearance) Real ales, a very wide gin selection & plenty more 2 great log fires in the winter with a lovely mulled wine or 2 So please pop in & say hello if you ever in the area
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