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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%
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“potato skins” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Old Shoreham Road, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5TE, England
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Visited as a family group, Found the noise level vary high. Mum's letting there kid's run all over the place. Left and went to the Swiss Cottage for a nice meal.

2  Thank mon830
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Nice bar. Good beer. Sandwiches good, rest of food not so good. Difficult to get seat by lovely fire which is a shame as other rooms very dull.

1  Thank Sally W
Reviewed 27 January 2016

A great traditional pub with small firelit dining areas. The choice of menus indedd the variety of food was substantial. We plumpled for the meze/tapas menu. The choices were creative and varied and our choice was delicious. One comment though was the dishes came in...More

Thank John_BBagshot
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

We go here every Thursday after badminton, the staff are always very friendly and helpful and the food is always very good there is always a really good atmosphere inside the pub and I would recommend anyone to make a visit if in Shoreham as...More

1  Thank jason k
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Asked young 'would be rock star' (busy eating breakfast) if he pulled the real ales thru before serving them. He replied 'No' nonchalantly (they'd just opened). Had half a cider and left!

5  Thank SeekingRefinement
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This pub is at a great point on the Downslink cycle path to stop and have some lunch. I came here with my family to stop for lunch before heading back on our bicycles. I was last here about 5 years ago, and I remember...More

10  Thank Slim6969
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

I've been coming to this pub for years now. I've always been welcomed in well by the staff and always see others that enter receive warm greetings which just bounces off the great atmosphere here. Most of the staff here can pour a great Guinness!...More

1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Typical pub fare. We stopped for lunch having cycled from Southwater. Hungary and thirsty the pub was a welcome break. I had a Brie ploughmans and my husband a chilli jacket. Service was good and fairly prompt and the food was fine. Portion sizes pretty...More

1  Thank RMGuildford
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Ate here for the first time in ages the other evening, and chose to sit out side and have some dinner. Despite the front being on a main road it was still a decent view of the airport and river pathways. The service was good...More

Thank Steve_G86
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

I have lived near the Red Lion and been frequenting it regularly for nearly 20 years, my family and I often eat here and always enjoy our experience the menus are varied and food excellent, especially their steaks. I also work nearby at engineering consultancy...More

4  Thank Derek S
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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
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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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