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The Lion and Lamb

) #37 of 93 Restaurants in Helston $$ - $$$ , British,
Fore Street | Ashton, Helston TR13 9RW, England
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“roast dinner” (2 reviews)
“gammon” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fore Street | Ashton, Helston TR13 9RW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table and fitted us in no problem. Serving staff were helpful and pub had a nice atmosphere with families dining. The food however was a little disappointing, expecting a little more from the previous reviews. Whilst generally well cooked, almost everything came with...More

1  Thank Janette F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang and booked with an hour to spare, was told there was a limited menu but could be seated. We were short of ideas so decided to take the risk. Well you would never know it was a limited menu because there was an excellent...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit to this great pub today. Popped in for Sunday lunch and amazed at the quantity and quality of food. I can honestly say that it is the best Sunday lunch I have ever had. Will be returning very soon.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst looking for somewhere to eat, we were driving past and it looked inviting. My teenage daughter enquired about a table for four, they were fully booked but said they could fit us in the bar as we had our pub-friendly dog with us. By...More

Thank StuAnn95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying down the road in Praa Sands. Found many places were closed on Sunday and Monday, so checked that they were serving food. Rang at 4.30 and got a table for 7pm. It was busy so I would book. Not advisable walking so we took...More

Thank Louise R
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You so much for your kind review , and your patience during our busy time. ;-)

Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Wonderfull find. We and our 2 dogs recieved a warm welcome. If your eating there, well make sure you arrive hungry because your going to get a large plate full of freshly prepared food and its superb. Well worth a visit.

Thank karencharlie60
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review

Reviewed May 31, 2017

For some weeks my husband and I have been regularly having Sunday lunch at the Lion and the Lamb. The staff are very friendly indeed and the service is second to none. There's a choice of meats which come with a big variety of vegetables...More

Thank sandylands
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You for your lovely review, and Thank you for returning now we are open again ;-)

Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

I have just been to the Lion & Lamb for dinner with my husband and 4 friends to celebrate my hubby's birthday. I have attached two photos because I am sure you would not believe how much food was on the plate. It was absolutely...More

Thank E C
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad we helped your hubby enjoy his birthday ;-) Thank you for your lovely review.

Reviewed May 17, 2017

Just stopped off by chance on the way back to our hotel. The choice was very good but the food was better. The quality and freshness of the ingredients was exceptional and excellently cooked. If we return to Cornwall, we will divert down the same...More

Thank Nick S
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You for your lovely review , we will look forward to your return.

Reviewed May 11, 2017

Sunday lunch here is simply the best, tasty meat, fresh veg and the best roast potatoes, never had room for desserts but they look good,at under £10.00 for main meal can't be beaten,do not come to this part of cornwall without giving Wendy & Marcus...More

Thank mandy c
wendles2017, Owner at The Lion and Lamb, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Thank You for your kind review. So sorry you didn't have room for desserts :-)

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March 6, 2017|
Response from wendles2017 | Property representative |
Hi I'm really sorry but at the moment we do not have a website :-( But we are working on getting one . We do have a facebook page which hopefully can help or message us and we will answer any questions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street | Ashton, Helston TR13 9RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston
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