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Red Lion

) #3 of 14 Restaurants in Ellesmere €€ - €€€ , British,
18 Church Street, Ellesmere SY12 0HD, England
+44 1691 622632
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (35 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
18 Church Street, Ellesmere SY12 0HD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice two course over 60s tea Nice food good price £39 for 4 two course meals with drinks Old fashioned pub with great pub food Busy lots of diners Great chips Really enjoyed it good service

Thank joanieb59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten here before mid week & it was really good so decided to give Sunday Lunch a try. Have to say it was disappointing - guess everyone is entitled to a blip....... *We will definitely be revisiting asap mainly due to the courteous way...More

Thank NannyGrottBaggs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called for a drink at lunchtime with a view to returning later to eat. Unfortunately as we had our dogs we had to use either the garden or the pool room. We sat in the garden with our drinks which was pleasant enough. The...More

Thank GrumpyOldGit50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surprised by the negative comments as that wasn't our experience at all. We ate here twice during a very hot June week on the canal, five adults and two dogs. Both times it was very busy but we got a table in the secluded garden,...More

Thank sanedmondson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here a couple of years ago and it was really nice. The food is excellent. they have a well stocked bar. The place is always busy so unless you're feeling lucky booking is essential. Have a great meal then take a slow stroll...More

Thank alang19602016
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Called in here last year and sat in the garden opposite the kitchen windows. What you could see taking place in the kitchen a health inspector would have a field day. No changes with the menu ' same old same old ' Sat in the...More

Thank Sox1801
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Crap don't go ! I would not return if they paid me so to do !!tthe worst meal and service I have experienced for s long time !

2  Thank MargaretUlverston
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Very cheap food that is quite decant actually. ive only had the lamb burger and was surprised how low the bill was for a party of three. Need to book here because it gets really busy, even on a Monday night it was packed. Father...More

Thank William Y
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We didn't book but a table was found in the pool room, which was fine.Very large soft chips, steak and ale pie and the fish pie was lovely. We were staying close by for 2 nights, we returned the next morning for breakfast, we had...More

Thank Siddy22
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The pub was busy and fairly full with many families even though it was midweek. The food was okay and nothing special, really quite bland, the people on the next table complained to the staff about theirs and weren't too happy when they left. We...More

1  Thank R G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Church Street, Ellesmere SY12 0HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ellesmere
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 622632
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