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The Red Lion

€€ - €€€, British,
The Red Lion Duffield Lane | Newborough, Burton upon Trent DE13 8SH, England
+44 1283 576182
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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The Red Lion Duffield Lane | Newborough, Burton upon Trent DE13 8SH, England
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1 - 10 of 285 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A family visit as a treat for my daughters before heading back to uni, and certainly not disappointed. The food excellent with something for everyone on the menu. The service equally as good with attentive staff. 10/10, it's great to go somewhere & feel like...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is a little gem. Have been on a few occasions and never been disappointed. Excellent menu and service. Very friendly, lovely place to go.

Thank ut49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looked on trip advisor for this pub as my kids live near there great food but such a long wait for starter main and pudding and expensive waited 2 hours would have been longer if I didn't hurry the bill along my kids were bored...More

Thank Spencer L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made a late booking and I think had the last table. We received a good welcome from Abby, who was our waitress for the night. Our table was good, and both the decor and the cleanliness excellent. My wife chose the Barnsley chop special,...More

1  Thank rvdrive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful service. Wonderful food. We booked for Saturday night, which was very busy, but the staff could not do enough. Some of the menu was not available, as it was sold out, but still a lot of choice. We really enjoyed our evening at the...More

1  Thank Paula E
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Have visited a couple of times now and had consistently good service and food. Staff give the impression they actually care. Food great each time

1  Thank Jill F
Emma S, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi Jill F Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We are really glad that you have enjoyed all your recent visits to the Red Lion. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards Emma

Reviewed 9 August 2017

My first visit to this beautiful country pub to eat and I have to say the food was simply outstanding, We stopped in for Sunday lunch and this is one of those dishes that can be kind of hit or miss in most establishments. The...More

1  Thank Fiona G
Emma S, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi Fiona G Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We are really glad that you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards Emma

Reviewed 6 August 2017

Our first visit to this country inn was for a quiet evening meal with friends. We were not disappointed. The service was good (we were well looked after by Helena) and the food was excellent. Gammon and egg especially recommended, and also the rotisserie chicken!...More

1  Thank OldWoodie42
Emma S, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi OldWoodie42 Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We are really glad that you enjoyed your first visit to the Red Lion. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Emma

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal today, best vegetarian lasagne I have ever eaten😀 Thank you for an excellent meal !

1  Thank Amanda H
Emma S, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Hi Amanda H Thank you for taking the time to leave us a fab review. We are really glad that you enjoyed our lasagne, we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards Emma

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I have been three times in the last few weeks due to the food and service being so good. The rotisserie chicken is delicious along with the homemade chips, the steak is very good and the deserts are lovely...portions are generous. The service is great,...More

1  Thank rpops
Emma S, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hi rpops Thank you for taking the time to leave you a lovely review. We are really glad that you have enjoyed your recent visits. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind regards Emma

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Il0veluxury
28 August 2017|
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Response from Emma S | Property representative |
Hi lloveluxury We just serve our Sunday menu 12pm untill 4pm. kind regards Emma
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MrsH75
25 August 2017|
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Response from Emma S | Property representative |
Hi MrsH75 On a Sunday we serves a set 3 course menu for £21.95 which includes traditional roast dinners. You can of course opt for 1 or 2 courses if you prefer. We write this menu weekly but it always includes a selection... More
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Francesca L
12 August 2017|
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Response from Emma S | Property representative |
Hi Francesca We write our Sunday lunch menu out weekly and we always have vegetarian options available on it. We can accommodate vegans as long as we know prior to arrival then our chefs can create menu options for you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Red Lion Duffield Lane | Newborough, Burton upon Trent DE13 8SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Burton upon Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1283 576182
  • E-mail
Description
The Red Lion is situated just off the A515 and is an ideal venue for all occasions. We are close to St George's Park, Tatenhill Air Field, Trent Raceway, Old Bakers Cottage B&B, Newborough Cottages and Hoar Cross Hall & Spa. We have a lovely bar area with open fire. Our restaurant can accommodate 45 guests and also fantastic new bar area. We welcome families, walkers, cyclists, dogs and large parties. Our daily menu is available from 12pm-2.30Pm with dinner menu available from 5-9.30 Tuesday to Saturday. Sunday Lunch is served 12-6 pm.
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