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Red Lion Inn Restaurant

Llanfihangel-nant-Melan, New Radnor LD8 2TN, Wales
+44 1544 350220
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“steak” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Llanfihangel-nant-Melan, New Radnor LD8 2TN, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a great weekend at this fine country Inn. What a welcome, nothing to much trouble, fine food at a reasonable price, rooms small but very cosy, plenty of information about the area. Be sure to do the trip through the Ellen valley...More

Thank _cjwilliams058
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for a couple of nights in this historic pub. There are lovely old photos and bits and bobs everywhere. Loved the residents lounge. The food was fantastic and freshly cooked as were the breakfasts. Usual pub menu, but would have liked a choice of...More

Thank Wildheart65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We'd been sightseeing locally at the "Break Its Neck Falls" (just along the A44 road), when we decided to search for a local restaurant for lunch. This was the first one we came across and decided to pull in. Ample car parking space. Friendly, helpful...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Good choice of food, lots of specials. I had the lamb shank which was really tasty. I thought the meal was was excellent value for money, will be returning very soon.

Thank benchboygti2
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Newly arrived in area, first visit to test the local food pubs and Red Lion first on list Very friendly, great food and a regular visit will sure to be from now on

1  Thank Davy T
Reviewed 3 October 2016

New owners, fresh décor inside, warm welcome and perfect food. Lovely couple now running this old established pub. It deserves a visit. Menu is wide and caters for everyone, and they are so kind and helpful. We will be back, and bringing friends to enjoy...More

2  Thank gwestyfan
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Staying at a nearby caravan site who recommended this cosy little restaurant. Recently under new management who were all lovely and very welcoming. Great potential for the new owners and feel that their new ideas of takeaways to local caravan sites is a fantastic idea....More

2  Thank 495bernier
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

First off the four stars are not a five as I did not stay over in one of the rooms so can't give an overall review. That said if the rooms are like the rest of the pub five stars would prevail. Great friendly welcome,...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one evening as it was getting quite late. They had one room left so we were very lucky. The welcome that we received from all of the staff was outstanding and this was the standard throughout our stay. The new owners...More

3  Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Called here at the end of a long journey and a frustrating experience at another hotel/pub. Initially food had stopped being served. However, the owners were sympathetic to our dilemma and two well cooked steaks arrived very quickly. The chef was very friendly and we...More

1  Thank Nigel B
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Ronnie B
I need to book room with a dog
2 May 2017|
Response from Wildheart65 | Reviewed this property |
Thankfully, they do not allow pets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llanfihangel-nant-Melan, New Radnor LD8 2TN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  New Radnor
  • Phone Number: +44 1544 350220
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Our cosy 16th century Drovers Inn has been dispensing sustenance and refreshment to weary travellers for centuries. Today, guests can relax with a drink or enjoy a meal in front of the log burning fires in our beamed lounge bars or wander into our terrace for a meal. Featuring free WiFi

We take pride in our acclaimed hospitality, and the combination of traditional and modern cookery, using local fresh produce, has made The Red Lion renowned for its food. Our wine list is well balanced and provides a wide choice to suit all tastes and pockets.

We also offer imaginative vegetarian dishes, a childrens’ menu, traditional Sunday lunches.

The Inn has a large private car park, a ‘sun trap’ pub garden, five enuite rooms at reasonable prices, private residents lounge