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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 good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (24 reviews)
“homemade chips” (11 reviews)
“beef” (17 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 237 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us stopped by for Sunday lunch Jan 13th. We were ravenous but that didnt make it any easier eating the rubbish put on the plates. Alarm bells should have rung, when they claim hearty Home made, yet they could not fulfil a simple...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank mitsywoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here after a days walk and we were very pleased. The food was lovely and we were starved hearty portions. The price was very reasonable and the staff were friendly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Doughty1
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Friendly staff and a cosy ambience.It is an excellent place to chill out and relax.Splendid real ale and first class fish and chips.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lorenzo01
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a short lunch and opted for a roast beef roll with chips and salad. Food was very good and decent quantities. Delivery was prompt and friendly. Prices also were very good with a good selection of locally brewed beer. Nice traditional pub...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank familywright4
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Cosy little pub, really charming and perfect place for a warm up from the chill! Lovely staff greeted us and were so nice all the way through. I had a brilliant Beef & Horseradish Pie whilst my girlfriend had the Pork Cob which she loved,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jg2892
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Had some lovely food at this pub on two separate days. Pub that's not be spoilt. Lovley tap room. Friendly staff and dogs welcome

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank _jebowers1
Reviewed 14 October 2018 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 13 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EverHopeful321
Reviewed 17 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank RickP1138
Reviewed 17 September 2018 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.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ColinD995
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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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