We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Red Lion

1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
+44 1204 63257
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (329)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 329 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Well worth a visit lovely place varied menu good food and excellent customer service real value for money

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank sheilag872
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff and great tasty value for money pub grub and drinks never disappoints us here from the curry to the Burgers all great and fab offers

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank A4276CYlisac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to the red lion for ages, you get what you pay for regarding the food ....it’s cheap and cheerful. The staff are friendly and always seem to work hard for their money ......overall I like the red lion and always go back

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a dinner last week there. When we enter in the pub it was very clean. The staff was extremely friendly and the food was absolutely delicious. Very good prices.

Thank viktória f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everthing served was stale, reheated, flavourless. Lemonade was flat, cheap quality. 1st and last visit.

Thank lappiloo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were met with excellent service then served great food in a lovely pub. Couldn't have complained about anything if I tried. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone, children also suit here as well

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank thomashO9445PM
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

After reasonable meal, as you can expect from a large plastic pub food group . The meals are reasonable , but the service needs a lot to be desired. I have never experiences such a chaotic set up and bad service in my life from...More

Thank StuartA789
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Friendly service, varied menu, good value prices, piping hot food that arrived quickly and generous portions. Don't expect gourmet but you can't ask for much more than that!

Thank LeytherMatt
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Visited this pub a few weeks ago for a family meal, not a happy experience and will not return. Meals need to be ordered at the bar which was only staffed by 2 employees, when I complained about slow service I was told that it...More

4  Thank tommurphy2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Arrived at 5 pm Husband and son in tow, Sticky table and menu cards, Lasagne awful, service lack lustre as they were too busy setting up for evening rush and waiting for evening staff to clock on and other staff having their lunch break! Visited...More

Thank Jackie P
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Tavern Fayre at Hunger Hill Bolton
533 reviews
1.54 km away
Blueberry kitchen
5 reviews
1.33 km away
Toby Carvery Watergate Toll
364 reviews
1.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Atherton Escape Rooms
21 reviews
2.60 km away
Ena Mill
32 reviews
2.89 km away
The Beer School
27 reviews
3.68 km away
Atherton Roller Rink
24 reviews
2.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Red Lion staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 63257
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing