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Origins at the White Lion

57 High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AL, England
+44 1494 863696
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (87 reviews)
“paella” (15 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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57 High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AL, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want to be served quality cocktails and wines in a superb setting then look no further than Origins at the White Lion. There is a long well lit bar to sit at or take a seat in their lovely outside terrace overlooking Great...More

Thank dondon74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family have visited before but this was my first time, make sure you save room for dessert, had a fantastic tapas dinner and 2 puddings to share, service was fab and the food even better. Puddings were beautifully presented and delivicious! Highly recommend and...More

Thank Jess B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited this restaurant on many occasions over the past few years. They have been serving unusual seasonal tapas for several years and coupled with a changing wine list and superb cocktails and champagnes it’s become a local favourite. Vibrant atmosphere and staff.

Thank MrandMrsSuitcase
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great welcome at the bar, 2 for £10 Prosecco offer on a Friday great for me! I do however think they need to consider freeing up more of the seating for the Friday drinks. We had to squeeze into a table right in the corner...More

Thank O6970MUsusanj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met a friend here for lunch. The setting is lovely, the team are really helpful and friendly and the gluten free menu is great! We had Beef Tataki, pork belly, mussels, Gambas pil pil, lamb, chips with harissa mayo & Patatas Bravas washed down with...More

Thank OSull123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tapas is delicious and a bit different- not your standard Spanish tapas but one of the reasons I love it, very varied and mixed. Very relaxed atmosphere, friendly and efficient staff. Great cocktails and I cant wait to be back! Been with friends, as...More

Thank 999dancer999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in her for lynch and we really impressed by the food. Will definitely be back! Thank you!

Thank Planitearth
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Three of us had tapas and cocktails at Origins yesterday evening. Couldn't ask for more: The staff here are all equally friendly, helpful and efficient. Food was tasty and fairly priced. Cocktails are varied and very nice. It really is a great place for relaxed...More

Thank Carolyn W
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived at about 8 on a Thursday late in January it was good to see the place full and buzzing. We didn’t have long to sit relax and chat though . I see a couple of reviews mentioned an early last order time and...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018

We haven't been back here for almost 10 years and we're pleasantly surprised with the ambiance and the meal, we didn't order a bottle but instead opted for a couple of glasses of Rioja, it was first class, the meal was enjoyable. We got the...More

Thank Steve B
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Response from Originswinebar | Property representative |
Hi there, we have a garden where dogs are very welcome! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$64
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 High Street, Great Missenden HP16 0AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Great Missenden
  • Phone Number: +44 1494 863696
  • E-mail
Origins at the White Lion is an international tapas and wine bar which focuses on providing its customers with fantastic international tapas, a great selection of wines and some incredible cocktails all served in the beautiful surroundings of Great Missenden. The perfect place to enjoy a light lunch with friends, or unwind after a long day at work We have a fantastic Private dining room which can seat up to 25 people for a sit down meal and up to 50 people for a buffet along with a garden which overlooks the park. We look forward to welcoming you to Origins at the White Lion.
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