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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 good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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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 30 March 2016 via mobile

Poor, uncooked food. Terrible attitude. Our dad was very embarrassed as it was his treat. The table opposite also sent food back because it was cold! Poor effort chef!

3  Thank zoeatt
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Spice night include a meal and a free drink. Had a lovely chilli and a glass of rose. Lovely atmosphere and as on my own was made most welcome by all the staff. Can't wait till next Thursday

1  Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Great staff, food and atmosphere. Real Open Fires, low beams a real Pub which is a real treat still to see, with so many Pubs nowadays having the Heart stripped out of them. I would recommend this Pub for all its attractions and beautiful location,...More

1  Thank Catt M
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Popped in Friday night, OK very low ceilings but the place was very run down and dirty. I ordered a real ale, ok but not well served., My main complaint was the place was extremely dirty and run down.

10  Thank James C
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 613sallyw
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
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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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
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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