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Golden Lion Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street, Easenhall, Rugby CV23 0JA, England
+44 1788 833577
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
“pate” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Street, Easenhall, Rugby CV23 0JA, England
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hotel very nice, staff friendly breakfast buffet style and very nice. Party and live band on in the function room and the music in our room very loud until 11pm then clearing up until 11.30. Something to consider if you are looking for an early...More

Thank A1390JAtiml
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I guess we’ve been partaking of the Sunday carvery at the Golden Lion for nearly 30 years and whilst the pub has expanded into a hotel over the years this meal rarely disappoints. So I’m only pointing out one little thing which would just have...More

Thank dawlschool
Reviewed 14 September 2018

As I was married here six years ago, it is a special place for me. This was a meal with a friend. The food was excellent. I had liver, with bacon, onions, mash and green beans, and it was faultless, and a generous portion. My...More

Thank juliequiz
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great food , excellent service received . Friendly and attentive waiting and bar staff. I would recommend eating here again.

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

More than just a pub, The food is restaurant quality and the services is brilliant. High Recommend this place

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Well worth a drive out! We had such a lovely evening here after not visiting for a while. You could tell the food was freshly made, I had the pie and it was a proper pie! We all had something different and we were all...More

Thank Dbop88
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for your glowing review, I have forwarded it on to the whole team to read, looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The food has been consistently cold on the many visits I have had with family on a sunday. Furthermore, they charged £2 for a flat, warm lemonade which they had the audacity to pour out in front of us from a 17p bottle from the...More

Thank Jam B
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Your concerns have been passed onto the management team and taken on board.

Reviewed 5 June 2018

A warm welcome and excellent food which is not too pricy. Set in a nice village the restaurant has character. Not a wide menu but the quality was excellent. It was not busy when we went but the tables are reasonably spaced apart so you...More

Thank Peter H
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Peter, thank you for your kind review, as our food is cooked to order, it can result in longer waiting times than other establishments. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Very friendly pub , with roooms and resteraunt If you book in advance they do the cook your own meat on a hot stone. Great fun for a group . Menu is creative with plenty for everyone to choose from All fresh and tasty ,...More

Thank FFlierman
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Great to hear that you loved the "Steak on the Rocks" experience, as you advised please remember to reserve your Steak on the Rocks table in advance if you want this option

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Meeting up with our friends and children, we were very disappointed having read positive reviews. Didn’t start well as we had requested two high chairs when we booked. Having chased 3 times and been told it was on the way, we were disappointed to be...More

Thank Rachel Z
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Rachel, we are sorry to read that you feel you didn't receive the usual Golden Lion standard. We will certainly take on board your valuable feedback.

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jjp1970
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Response from Elly M | Property representative |
We only allow Guide Dogs inside the Golden Lion, however dogs are welcome in our beer garden.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Easenhall, Rugby CV23 0JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Rugby  >  Easenhall
  • Phone Number: +44 1788 833577
  • E-mail
Description
Enjoy the atmosphere of this 16th century village inn, its welcoming bar, range of traditional ales and delicious, freshly cooked food. Menus are available throughout lunchtime and evening, offering a wide range of food from light snacks to a la carte meals, complimented by an extensive list of fine wines. Steak on the Rocks Restaurant - Come and experience a new type of dining, cook your steak or fish the way you like it on a Volcanic Rock. The Steak on the Rocks restaurant features an interactive grilling system that allows customers to take control of their own meal by cooking it themselves at the table to their own preferred level. Open on Friday and Saturday evenings in addition to our main menu. Booking Essential
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