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The Red Lion

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Road, Martlesham IP12 4RN, England
+44 1394 382169
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Main Road, Martlesham IP12 4RN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Car park not that big they were very busy but got me in at 5,30pm Staff pleasant Food was very nice the slow roasted pork belly was excellent the cheese board very good value Would recommend and will visit again when next in area

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My son jetts birthday meal of choice on his birthday was the red lion martlesham. Having been there earlier in the year and having a nightmare meal and nearly killing me with rancid fish and chips I was reluctant to go back but it was...More

Thank murrell1968
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a very tasty lunch. Food was excellent & although we were warned that it might be 20-25 minutes because they had the busiest Sunday for 10 years but we only waited 15 mind, service also pleasant & quick

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Staff very abliging even though very busy.My friensd enjoyed their meals as well as myself .We all had something different.and they were very pleased with my choice of a plce to eat .While we were there we booked for New Years Lunch

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank philanmo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love coming here for a quick drink or with family for a meal. Good quality food and honest approachable staff. It's unpretentious yet whatever the occasion it fits.

Thank stephen w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited as a partyof 5. Excellent value for money and something thats not seen often these days the manager came to the table and asked if everything was ok. He even brought extra things to the table that was requested and that made our day....More

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I meet a friend here once a month, they have some excellent discounts and offers, with options of 2 or 3 course menu's at brilliant prices and on certain nights you can have the special which is great value. The menu has lots to choose...More

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Thank CJC12345
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the first time I have visited The Red Lion since I was a child when my grandparents used to take me there for a Sunday Roast. It's definitely changed well with the times, the decor and set up is very cosy and well...More

Thank RyanK67
RedLionMartlesham, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Welcome back! No doubt we will see you soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my partner visited the red lion 11/11 for dinner, when we arrived the parking was very difficult and clearly doesn’t accommodate the size of the restaurant, we were greeted by the manager and seated immediately, drink orders were taken soon after, after a...More

Thank ryanfuller
RedLionMartlesham, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write your review. I’m sorry you feel I came across rude, that is never my intention. I can be a bit blunt and speak quickly when we are all running around, but I would never mean to be snotty!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for somewhere different for our a celebration meal, our party of 6 required very different needs, containing a vegetarian and a very fussy elder, also a traditionalist and a fan of big portions. Everyone was well catered for, incredible selection, covering a wide variety...More

Thank Al-The-Polar-Bear
RedLionMartlesham, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for a lovely review, looking forward to looking after you next time!

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13 July 2017|
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Response from patrickcsmith3 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for late response and cannot recollect any specific attention given to toddlers play zone at the Red Lion : although certain that you would receive a resounding welcome with your brood.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Martlesham IP12 4RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Martlesham
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 382169
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