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The Red Lion Restaurant

€€ - €€€, British,
The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
+44 1629 812054
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (23 reviews)
“homemade chips” (11 reviews)
“cobs” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
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1 - 10 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The price of the drinks in this pub are far too expensive. The food is good but won't return due too greedy prices on soft drinks. This is all I have to say, but TripAdvisor won't add this review without 200 characters?! So here's a...More

Thank janejaneplain
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This pubs rates highly on trip advisor however don’t visit at 8.50pm on a Saturday when it’s too quiet for words, no food no atmosphere - it’s not as expected

Thank EverHopeful321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic pub. Food was amazing, we struggled to finish very generous portions, very friendly staff.

1  Thank RickP1138
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Proper English pub in the heart of Bakewell Had the beef barm served with salad and huge brown chunky chips all for a meagre £6.95! Great value for money and efficient service.

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 30 August 2018

My first impression was that the inside was a traditional old fashioned pub and was pleased that we could sit outside as it was dark inside. We placed our order with an efficient member of staff who noted we wanted a rare steak and a...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a bite to eat on a very busy Bank Holiday Monday. Reduced menu but they were very organised and believe me it was busy. Staff were calm and served at the bar at a steady pace. Food was delicious, good honest food....More

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Stopped by for a pint and had ploughman's lunch which was tasty with good cheese and pork pie to fill the spot. Was quite busy and had lots of tap beers as well as good atmosphere and decor so was a good hour spent. Good...More

Thank Terran N
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Good local beer and a very tasty sandwich, sat in the garden on a sunny day, lots of people eating full lunches.

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch on a busy Saturday and were very pleased with our choice. Busy pub but excellent staff and no problem ordering. Gammon egg and pineapple really good, well cooked and a decent portion. Homemade scampi really delicious and the homemade chips with...More

Thank Dick C
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Always good friendly service. Always great food at good prices. The chips are worth a visit on their own!

2  Thank helen b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 812054
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