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The Red Lion

) #8 of 156 Restaurants in Banbury €€ - €€€ , British,
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
+44 1295 760050
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
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1 - 10 of 317 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Have been for dinner on several occasions and always enjoy coming to this lovely place. Good for a casual.meal or a special night out.

Thank Rose4105
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked a meal for 630, bar table but very relaxing atmosphere we have been here several times and every occasion they never disappointed.. friendly bar staff excellent service and what matters to me is no paper napkins in sight, real ball ache, clean wine...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been here several times, and never disappointed. Great food and a friendly welcome...best restaurant in the area.

Thank Norman G
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I love this restaurant. The food is fabulous. You are given plenty of choice, the food is always piping hot and plentiful and delicious. I most especially love their fish dishes. They really know how to cook fish. The staff are delightful and attentive and...More

Thank DaventrySue_W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Slight disappointment when we arrived to find that the staff were unaware of our booking; we had booked for five people a month previously. The situation was dealt with discretely and in an efficient way by the lovely staff there. We had an absolutely delicious...More

Thank Tillac
Reviewed 8 July 2017

My review for the Red Lion in Culworth is long overdue! Living just a couple of miles away, this is my preferred choice for taking guests out for a meal. The food is always superb - Bronni and her team work so hard to ensure...More

1  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The red lion pub itself it's self is situated in anther quiet little village on the outer edges of banbury. We visited while walking through and was prefect for stopping and having a quick drink. Small pub but welcoming bar staff / owners, we visited...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We booked for 7pm on a Friday evening and the pub was full.There was an excellent choice of food,very seasonal and local .There was a very good choice of wine by the glass plus there was also a selection of gins. The food was well...More

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A dinner of five very different courses of British fish. Starting with a lobster and crab risotto ball with lobster aioli. I thought the smoked haddock soup was stunning. Justin, the chef patron is clearly passionate about his cooking which was reflected in the creative...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 20 June 2017

On a hot day we had a cool late lunch in nice settings. The food was delicious with fresh home grown vegetables. The sea food mixed grill was delightful but the chicken was dry and a little bland.

Thank Iguana56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 760050
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