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The White Lion

Main Street, Great Longstone DE45 1TA, England
+44 1629 640252
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“beef” (18 reviews)
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Gastropub, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Great Longstone DE45 1TA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...not very far from the spectacular Monsal Dale. Not much sympathy with the bloke who says it's hardly ever open! When it is - and that's often - it's worth a visit. Plenty of draught beers, an excellent menu and pleasant surroundings. We've eaten here...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delicious evening meal with attentive staff. Would definitely return, when next in the area.

Thank lindakr2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Managed to get a drink in this place but not a meal. Short opening times restrict this place, not really worth the bother.

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got a bit lost in the Peak District and seeing the White Lion and given the hour we wandered in for a drink. The food looked great and the staff were really very courteous and interested in their customers. The beer and wine on...More

1  Thank JimblyWimbly
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Enjoyed Sunday lunch with part of the family.Our meals, starter and main were well presented, at good temperature and were of excellent quality.Can recommend the roast meals which were enjoyed by us all and accompanied by properly cooked vegetable selection. The staff were delightful and...More

1  Thank Hamish42
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Not eaten here for a few years, previous visits were very good and we looked forward to returning. Service was not very attentive, had to request menus after being seated for a while. Food was average at very best, all of us were underwhelmed by...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We ate dinner at The White Lion 2 nights in a row while staying at Harrow Cottage in Great Longstone....yes, it was that good! From the warm and friendly greeting, lovely interior, to an interesting menu, great beers, excellent service and absolutely wonderful food, it...More

Thank brambleside
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We visited The White Lion on two occasions during our visit to The Peak District with our dog. Our first visit was midweek and we took advantage of the two course meal offer. We both had belly pork on noodles with stir fried vegetables. This...More

2  Thank corriebrae
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Really pleased to find a lovely pub near our campsite we walked in and we were warmly greeted by friendly staff and they gave us lots of recommendations on what to drink and let us sample the beer / amazeballs

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Enjoyed another lovely meal here for a birthday weekend, we take our dog so we eat in the snug, which during the winter months has an open fire. All meals were delicious, service is always good and we are all made to feel welcome. Highly...More

Thank Samantha V
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7 July 2017|
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Response from paul s | Reviewed this property |
I would call the White Lion to check as there is a door from the car park at the rear of the building but not sure if this allows access to public areas
27 February 2017|
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Response from Barry F | Reviewed this property |
Hi As far as I am aware the Pub operates normal times in the evening, this was normally open to 11pm, I believe the 9pm is when food is no longer served. Hope this helps Baz
Deborah N
3 September 2016|
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Response from Luce31lauzie | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Great Longstone DE45 1TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Great Longstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 640252
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