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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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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Thank Keith H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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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 3 weeks ago 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 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Thank Mandy H
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 184 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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Thank Lord_Brett_Sinclair
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very good for a supper and drink. Do smaller meals for great value too. The general meals are very generous. Staff pleasant. Nice pub grub.

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Thank Janette M
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

As ever starting with the good points, plenty of parking and there was a bouncy castle for the kids. However, I think we must have come on a bad day, the place was only half full but despite booking in advance we waited nearly an hour and a half to get starters (after having to chase the staff to take... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited this pub for the first time and it will defiantely be the last. We both decided to have the roast beef but regretted it as soon as it was placed in front of us. The the beef and veg were ok but the potatoes were as hard as rocks! I cut into one and the... More 

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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, 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?