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The White Lion Restaurant

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Wilton Lane | The White Lion Inn, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
+44 1989 562785
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely warm welcome we received, not just from the staff but also from the locals. A quaint country pub, with reasonably priced food that is good.

Thank Akcess
Wiltshire, UK
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151 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

This pub on the approach road to Ross on Wye from the A40 seems to be popular and was very busy. The menu had a reasonable selection of the usual "pub grub" type meals and there were also some specials on a board above the bar. The portions were generous but it would have been good to have had some... More 

Thank Winner2
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

The fish and chips was billed as 'famous', and quite right too - the best I've eaten (and I've had a few). My wife had the zebra special, that too was excellent. All in a very friendly old-fashioned pub with no frills, just great service and good local beer. Can't be better!

Thank Paul A
Victoria, Canada
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192 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The scampi was great and the Herefordshire beefburger likewise Nice beer selection and the location next to the River Wye is fabulous-although we were there in November and it was chilly

Thank JCDown
Surrey, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

We only popped in for a drink. The pub is in a great location on the river. Good beer and dog friendly. Pleasant riverside walk.

Thank DJF100
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

this pub is a gem it sits right above the river wye with a great view towards the town of Ross on wye. we visited a couple of times and on both occassions the staff were excellent the service was faultless and the food was good quality pub grub.

Thank Woolers61
Barton-le-Clay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Pub that does grub really. Not a great atmosphere but the food was ok - looks as if it had a great garden which would be ideal for a mellow summers evening drink. Beer was fine.

Thank chrislarkin44
Leeds, United Kingdom
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331 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Best pint of Wye bitter I've found in the area and the grub is good too. The dog liked it so much we went back a second time and that wasn't just for the salted caramel ice cream! First night we landed was about 8pm on a Saturday and the landlady very kindly hurried off a group so that we... More 

Thank Will_Of_The_North
Chatham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Went with my son and my sister in law. All main meals and desserts were very nice. Limited menu different to the internet so that needs updating. Booked a few hours before arriving and requested to sit outside which was no problem. Spent a lovely couple of hours there and the staff were lovely especially the girl who served the... More 

Thank christa44
Leicester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Stopped off here on our way to Tenby. The setting is delightful and there is a lot of outddoor seating to take advantage of it: a covered terrace and picnic tables by the river. We only had basic food - sandwiches and some chips - but it was tasty and very reasonably priced. Staff were friendly. Will no doubt visit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilton Lane | The White Lion Inn, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 562785

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?