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Red Lion at Litton

Church Lane, Litton, Peak District National Park SK17 8QU, England
+44 1298 871458
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (29 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Church Lane, Litton, Peak District National Park SK17 8QU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pre-booked our table a week in advance because the website suggested it was busy.Unable to really communicate with the lady taking the booking because of the background noise at her end. We called at the Red Lion to double check the booking and my wife...More

Thank john w
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed in a cottage near Bakewell and several previous guests recommended this place. We gave it a try and were not disappointed. The food was very good and the staff coped well with my wife's gluten and dairy intolerances. The double-cust steak pie was...More

Thank enjay3005
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Red Lion by accident on our way to a wedding at Cresbrook Hall, it looked like the perfect place to stop. We were welcomed by the land lady who was very friendly and chatted to us about the area. We were...More

Thank llanrug
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub is lovely, setting is amazing, staff charming, BUT the food is .... just average. Not terrible, but not worth the prices that are being charged either. We were a bit disappointed, thought we were booking in for a special meal, but felt a...More

Thank CBridge37
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Red Lion on a Tuesday evening & apparently they were a staff member down. Consequently the service was unimpressive. We waited quite awhile for our food but the lady on the next table had to wait a long time as her order...More

Thank TopsMA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst hiking in Derbyshire I called into the Red Lion for lunch with a couple of friends. We had a dog with us and a friendly member of staff quickly found us a table that suited our needs. We all opted for the Pork Duo...More

Thank graham_swift1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unsure why the pub refuses under 6 kids when empty at lunch but we were told my wife and baby had to leave as we got there. Not a great start but understand if it’s a rule. But food was poor. The burger was average...More

2  Thank stephen a
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My daughters stayed over the bank holiday weekend on the Friday and Saturday whist we stayed at Candlelight Cottage opposite. An inspired choice both to stay drink and to eat. Jeanie the landlady made all of us welcome. The rooms are immaculate and the food...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Passing through the village with the weather clearing and what a good time to stop for a bite to eat. Lucky to find a park outside, to find this pub was full of character, with 'Watch' your head beams. Wines and meal ordered in double...More

Thank gamain
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The pub is a former conversion of miners cottages and became an inn in 1787. It is set in the heart of this attractive village overlooking the green. We arrived here, with a couple of friends, just before 4:00pm on a Sunday afternoon after a...More

Thank Jeff W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Lane, Litton, Peak District National Park SK17 8QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Litton
  • Phone Number: +44 1298 871458
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