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The Red Lion

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Bar, British, Pub
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Stanegate Road, Newbrough, Hexham NE47 5AR, England
+44 1434 674226
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Red L for 3 nights ate there each night. there were 7 of us and we all ate different things - everything was good.

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Thank Suejayne1
Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Red Lion over the Easter weekend, rooms very comfortable, modern, and clean. Dinner in the restaurant was delicious, local produce with a modern twist. Breakfast was also great with great selection. Presentation of meals/food also fantastic.

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Thank MikeyMikeAus
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the red lion on a recommendation from the hotel where we were staying, upon entering we were greeted with a warm welcome, thanks to the wood burning stove, ordered our drinks and we're shown straight to our table, we ordered starters which arrived promptly and we're delicious, soon after our mains arrived, I had ordered the belly pork and... More 

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Thank 1300XJR
Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Warm and welcoming small local pub with a varied menu and choice of beers. Food was excellent. Well presented with good service. Didn't stay so can't comment on accommodation.

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Thank cnep2015
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Really really good food. Excellent service. Warm, cosy restaurant. Attentive service. Would definitely go back.

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Thank Emily M
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171 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Red Lion has improved a lot recently. Cosy village pub, well located for Hadrians Wall. Good bar with open fire and 2 largely restaurant rooms. Small range of beers but excellent condition. Food exceptional. Nice staff. Accommodation.

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Thank Tony B
Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Called in at lunchtime, menu was appealing and to a high, homemade impressive standard. Chose the roast baguette and was not disappointed. Lovely atmosphere with the fires on, nice lounge area in the front which looked comfortable. I will return :-)

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Thank sunnysun a
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Two of us arrived by bicycle on the Hadrian's wall cycleway. Secure bike storage, lovely rooms, comfortable and clean, lovely food.

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Thank Claire C
Kent
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We dropped in for lunch after visiting the church. We both had the hot meat sandwich which is served with chips and a jug of gravy. My lamb and my husbands beef were both delicious and tender. An excellent pot of tea too :-) We will definitely be back to try out the dinner menu :-)

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Thank MandyMG
Haydon Bridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The food was excellentand imaginatively presented -- for example the sticky toffee pudding came with a tiny milk bottle full of sauce. There is a revolving menu and the food we had was all well prepared. The service was very good and the atmosphere pleasant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stanegate Road, Newbrough, Hexham NE47 5AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham  >  Newbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 674226

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