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Lion & Lamb

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Bar, British, Pub
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Stortford Road, Little Canfield CM6 1SR, England
+44 1279 870257
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Halstead, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit for a long time. Expected it to be busy at lunchtime so close to Christmas but not at all. Don't know why as the food, service and general ambience was lovely. Definitely recommended and will certainly go back.

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Thank Sue C
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Food was perfect for a Sunday lunch, and the pub is beautiful albeit there is a slightly odd smell outside!and Miranda the waitress is a credit to the team, very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Will be back.

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Thank bigmitch1234
Slovakia
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

A great old English village pub. The beers were reasonably priced, the lamb dinner was excellent and very tasty. As a discerning New Zealander I know my lamb and I can say "compliments to the chef". The people in the pub are just normal folk and it was a pleasant change from the rat-race of London that I had come... More 

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Thank IMW_SK
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Came here for a family birthday on a Sunday. We all had roasts. All very nice, only complaint was that the vegetables in a shared bowl were very hard. Friendly helpful staff.

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Thank Paul M
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Friendly traditional pub atmosphere. We were a party of eight adults. Staff were efficient and helpful. We chose to switch from our original (near the loo) pub area dining to the main restaurant, in fact the conservatory. The food was well presented but generally overcooked and reheated. The sort of standard accepted 20 years ago. This could be a great... More 

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2 Thank Keith H
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My sister and I have just returned from the Lion and lamb after I had recommended it to her after a previous delicious meal here. I have never ever left a review on trip advisor but felt obliged to do so. We had booked a table for 2 and when we arrived we informed the male bartender who stared at... More 

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2 Thank Gussie B
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The 2nd visit at the space but no opportunity to see alive karaoke or animation. Nice pub with nice food. Good beef steak. Nice for a great afternoon in the British winter period, with the lads drinking a delicious pint <Guinness> my preference.

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Thank João R
Baldock, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It was a cold November Sunday, I was poorly and the other half was hungover, we both fancied a pub lunch. The Lion & Lamb is close to home and we didn't need a booking (we sat in the bar area). The menu is extensive and there's a good range of dishes to suit everyone. I had Bangers and Mash... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Ate here whilst staying at the Little Bullocks Farm - Food very good and plenty of it - Not the cheapest but I suppose you cant have it all

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Thank Paul S
Devon
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210 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Came across this pub by chance when out working and looking for some lunch. Friendly welcome and quick service. The food was really good - ham, egg and chips - nothing fancy but good portions and really tasty. My colleague had the steak pie and was equally pleased.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$39
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stortford Road, Little Canfield CM6 1SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Little Canfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 870257

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