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The Old Lion

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Nestled in the picturesque Warwickshire village of Harborough Magna near Rugby, The Old Lion offers a fresh take on the classic country pub. We're passionate about good food and drink so here you'll find proper pub grub made from the best local produce coupled with a selection of great cask ales, craft beers & wines.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Seafood, Gastropub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My friend Karen recommended that we go here for breakfast as it is meant to be really good so we did and I was very pleased the food is a very good quality and service was very professional , lovely friendly little place , highly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Becky D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came in for Sunday lunch a couple of weeks ago with the family reccomended from my niece Amy harris who works there as a waitress. The food was amazing,it was delicious and the portions were just the right size. The service was really good...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Coleenharris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Passing through, used the trip advisor app to find somewhere to get some food and came across this little gem. There’s no surprise its highly rated on here, from the moment we arrived to the moment we left, we felt well looked after. Thanos looked...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Kyle1991
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited after reading positive reviews on trip advisor and we weren't disappointed! Lovely welcome and atmosphere in both the bar and restaurant areas. We had the belly pork with mustard mash and the pie of the day which was beef and red wine. Both...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank KarenP3408
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we’d try Steak Night with some village friends and very glad we did. 2 steaks for £22 has gotta be worth a go we thought, especially when they are from Joseph Morris Butchers. My wife had the rib eye and I opted for gammon....More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank johncW9146LI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came her with my girlfriend after our friend Ben recommended it. The atmosphere was lovely and the staff couldnt do enough for us, they made the night a huge success. The food is fantastic and the portions are large for the prices.

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank B D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here. We are regular customers now and every time we visit both the food and the service is great. This time I had the home made pie and my friend had the pork belly with mustard mash. The portion sizes are big...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank Kovalsky29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend Chrystina advised me to try the pizza. And it was the best I've eaten here in UK. the last time had been in Italy. Perfect dough, fresh sauce and fresh ingredients. Thank you for make me taste! Really really good! Congratulations to all...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank fatsocc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 1st time here after the Old Lion being recommended to us. Thank you to all the staff who served us, your helpfulness served to make the evening for the 4 of us. The food was really good, cooked just how we liked it &...More

Date of visit: May 2019
3  Thank Phil D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we came to visit friends we asked to go to a traditional village pub and this ticked all the boxes. The building is beautiful and they has the real fire on . I had the fish and chips which was do fresh and the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
3  Thank mosia66
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Sarah J
September 8, 2018|
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Response from missmatmoo | Property representative |
Yes we do Currently its £5 and you get the main meal, a drink and a kids activity pack included. We do: Kinds pizza and chips Grilled chicken and chips Sausage and mash Fish goujons You can choose either, salad, mash or... More
Sophie S
March 23, 2018|
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Response from bigdaddybigdaddy | Reviewed this property |
They are very accommodating with most things I’m sure they would have an area for it
Karen C
November 13, 2017|
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Response from martainster | Reviewed this property |
Look on trip advisor. They are listed there.
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