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Golden Lion Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street, Easenhall, Rugby CV23 0JA, England
+44 1788 833577
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (10 reviews)
“cheesecake” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Main Street, Easenhall, Rugby CV23 0JA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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.

Reviewed 18 March 2018

This was our third visit to the Golden Lion and every time it has been nothing short of perfection. This time we returned with a group of 26 for the Sunday Carvery, the food is all home cooked and delicious, the staff are very attentive...More

Thank MichaelR10011
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018


Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I cannot rave enough about this place. My husband and I go as often as we can for their Sunday carvery and it is out of this world. We've been a few times with our whole family and they're unbelievably accommodating, especially with children and...More

Thank Coastal699555
Easenhall, Guest Relations Manager at Golden Lion Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for writing such a wonderful review, we are so pleased that you love coming back time and time again to the Golden Lion. The only problem is after reading your descriptions, I am now really hungry!!

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5 April 2017|
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
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
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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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