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The Golden Lion

) #1 of 11 Restaurants in Magor €€ - €€€ British, ,
The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
+44 1633 880312
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (19 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (8 reviews)
“pie” (9 reviews)
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British, Gastropub, Bar, European, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
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1 - 10 of 526 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great welcome as usual from the bar and restaurant staff. Service and food all night was excellent. Christian and another waitress looked after our group really well so thank you very much. It makes living so close to our local pub very special.

Thank Cloudyhead1968
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm welcome, excellent food, drinks and very friendly staff. We will definitely be returning. Highly recommended.

Thank davidphillips53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for birthday as a family of 4. Had telephoned to book and inquire about allergies, response was very helpful and considerate. Warm welcome upon arrival, modern dining area and outside (if a little wet) was pleasant. Very friendly, polite and helpful wait staff. Food...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an amazing early supper in The Golden Lion, home made Steak and Ale pie to die for, perfect pastry and packed full of prime beef, what's not to like? Service was really very good, friendly, helpful staff, lovely atmosphere in trendy local pub, beautiful...More

Thank Foodie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a real lunchtime treat at the Golden Lion today, I was visiting the pub/restaurant through work and was offered a chance to sample the food by Louise , the owner, being a vegetarian I was pleasantly surprised by the dedicated menu with many...More

Thank adesv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of having Sunday lunch at " The lion" after a recommendation from a friend, it was quite simply the best Sunday lunch I've had in years, great service from Lydia and beautifully cooked food, great ham hock terrine, pink sirloin and...More

Thank chunkyboyo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as a family for Sunday lunch, viewed menu whilst having drinks in the sofa area, very attentive staff throughout especially Krystian who made us feel very welcome and relaxed. We had a 2 course lunch (main and dessert). I rarely order lamb when dining...More

Thank CKlovesItaly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a lunch time table at The Golden Lion in Magor, we hadn't looked at any reviews beforehand. We were simply looking for a dog friendly pub in Magor area, and Google came up with The Golden Lion. A very friendly guy took my...More

Thank Jayne Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as part of a large family group. Everyone enjoyed the food and the service was swift. The sticky toffee pudding wasn't the best I've had but still enjoyable. Nice little garden out the back for the kids to have a run around in....More

Thank S4Laa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the golden lion for my mothers birthday and had a wonderful meal and was served by Lydia who was always smiling whether taking our orders or give our food, very friendly aswell and gave all round excellent customers service. All in all an...More

Thank conmck123
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6 August 2017|
Response from Louise P | Reviewed this property |
not sure but suggest you contact the restaurant as you would need to book early with it being so popular
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:01 - 17:30
12:01 - 21:00
12:01 - 21:00
12:01 - 21:00
12:01 - 21:00
12:01 - 21:30
12:01 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Magor
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 880312
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