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The Red Lion

€€ - €€€, British,
Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5TE, England
+44 1273 453171
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“potato skins” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5TE, England
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Been loads of time usually after a mad cycle road over the downs.As well as being a very traditional pub, so rare in these parts these days, the food is great and staff are friendly and accommodating. Last time I tuned up the kitchen had...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Nice food, nice drinks and goog value for price. Waitress are very smiley and kind. Kids friendly 😁😁

Thank Clairetteb
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Other reviews have mentioned unsmiling reception you get at this pub. Food was average - only just warm - and no interest shown in the customers by the woman behind the bar. This is a shame as it’s a nice location by the river. Will...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Met some friends for Sunday lunch. The landlady and staff were really friendly and catered for special diets. The food was excellent and really good value for money. The loos could do with a bit of updating but apart from that we loved it.

Thank Tamois
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic roasts! fresh veg, roast potatoes, lovely bar staff and lovely garden area for dogs and children! Best views on a lovely sunny day!! Definitely coming back

Thank Nikola M
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I and three friends had Sunday Lunch here. On a previous occasion it had been really nice and tasty so much so I couldn't wait to come back. What a mistake - the worst Roast Beef dinner I have ever had. Soggy Yorkshire pudding, tough...More

Thank PatBrighton78
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Haven't eaten here for a while and thought we would call in. It was really busy and Natalie the landlady was holding her own well. We ordered starters of potatoe skins with cheese and bacon and humous and bread. Both were really plentiful. Mains were...More

Thank moakle
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

In the past we have been somewhat disappointed with the food here. We recently went for Sunday lunch here which was Excellent and exceeded all our expectations. Lots of fresh, well cooked veg, with extra veg as requested no problem. Generous meat portions, yorkshire puds...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch today at the Red Lion in Shoreham by Sea. Large selection on the menu, can recommend the scampi and chips and also the potato skins.

Thank susan B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Always give me the impression that they wish I wasn't there for food. Good choice of beers. Old building is interesting

Thank 635malcolm
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19 September 2016|
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Response from yvonne w | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Saturday it's 11.30-11 Sunday 12-10 hope this was helpful for you.
26 May 2016|
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Response from mon830 | Reviewed this property |
WE don't go to the Red Lion now, but go to the Long shore.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 453171
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