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The Red Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
170 Main Road | Rugeley, Rugeley WS15 1EB, England
+44 1889 359842
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“burgers” (2 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
“new managers” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
170 Main Road | Rugeley, Rugeley WS15 1EB, England
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

It was a very dear friend's funeral on Wednesday 16th May and because our friend's wife had some fond memories of the Red Lion in days gone by, she wanted to have the celebration of his life in the pub which brought back those memories....More

Thank Caro6608
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

We popped over for a bank holiday meal and I haven't been in here for years. What have I been missing. I ordered the smoky lamb stew served in a loaf of bread and it was amazing. I was worried as I could not eat...More

Thank Guy B
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Me and my gran came here for Easter Sunday lunch. Cannot fault it. The food was amazing and the service was top notch. The staff were friendly and helpful. We came away with very full and happy tummys. Great value for money and a lot...More

1  Thank Laurenjaydec
Reviewed April 10, 2017

An excellent choice of great roasts, with good presentation, always hot and quick service. Best to book up to ensure a seat. Good home cooked food. Good service.

Thank N J H
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

After a couple of cold beers we decided on. A traditional Sunday lunch which consists of 3 meats all the trimmings and two massive Yorkshire puddings.. this place is superb .. nice staff clean and tidy lovely beer garden. Food excellent 😁😁😁

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Have been here on a number of occasions. The food is always excellent, but service can struggle slightly at busy times.

Thank JMEA72
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Have been here on and of for a number of years and this was our best meal... Tasty.well cooked.excellant service from the young waiter....

Thank mike b
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming here for a long time now, nothing has changed, the staff are lovely and the food is very good.

Thank Nickjsalt
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely awful. Never ever written a bad review before but felt the need after our meal. Bar staff were attentive and polite however the waiting on staff were dreadful. It was like we were in the way. Starters were ok (just ok) the main was...More

3  Thank Sclarkson1981
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

A group of friends all went for Sunday lunch yesterday. We all had fantastic food & the service could not be faulted. We received a warm welcome & all had a great afternoon. Somewhere we will all be visiting again! Thank you Team Red Lion

Thank Helen H
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Questions & Answers
June 27, 2017|
Response from Lyndac1984 |
Is it open for food on monday lunch?
June 27, 2017|
Response from markdenning30 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as most pubs do seem to operate a close for food around 2.30 or so. Maybe best to give the a call or see if they have a web site?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Main Road | Rugeley, Rugeley WS15 1EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Rugeley
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 359842
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