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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” (27 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 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 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here just after Christmas. Was busy with reservations but we managed to find a table that wasn't reserved. It was our third time here and has been good every time. The staff are welcoming and friendly. When we ordered our food we were informed...More

Thank Kay T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this traditional pub whilst staying with our friends in Tideswell. It was fabulous and 2 weeks later we are still talking about the best homemade steak pie we have ever tasted, The landlady was really lovely and made us feel very special. Great atmosphere...More

Thank Helrog52
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

A beautiful traditional derbyshire pub. Lovely that one still exists... Very friendly, polite and welcoming staff. The menu we found a bit limited for us, due to mainly meat dishes. Meat alternatives were a cheese sandwich, homeity pie, scampi or smoked salmon and cream cheese...More

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Up for the weekend, staying locally, the pub was easy to find - beautifully lit up on the village green, so inviting on a crisp, cold night. We had booked in and so glad we had as it's not massive inside and every table was...More

Thank Alistair W
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch on an unusual weekday off work. Landlady and staff were positively lovely with our fear reactive dogs - Couldn't have been more accommodating. Locals lively - And the pie..... Mmmmm..... The pie..... They just don't make pubs like this any more.....

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were staying in Tideswell and planned a walk via Litton, around the valley and back to Tideswell. We managed the mile or so to the Pub and were met by a black lab and a very friendly landlady. We sampled the local ales and...More

Thank andrew e
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Visited a couple of times recently, although we did have a good meal and service was excellent we felt the food wasn’t quite as good as we remember on our last visit, last year.

Thank MandL-OM
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We visited here in Oct 2017; a lunchtime visit during half term is usually busy in Peak District pubs so we were really hoping there would be space for us all. After walking several miles with a 9 month old baby in a carrier to...More

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Jeanne M, Owner at Red Lion at Litton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

As our trip adviser followers will notice, I do not have a habit of responding to reviews However, I will not accept reviews that our both inaccurate and personal to my staff. My bar person on this day is a mature, polite and welcoming man...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

visited at lunch time 25th october. I had the Steak and Ale Pie which was delicious and my husband had the Trio of Pork, he enjoyed the meal but was very dissapointed with the minute piece of Pork Belly. He has never ever had a...More

Thank Kath S
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub in an excellent location. Visited at lunchtime met Humphrey the resident Labrador who our Golden retriever made friends with after barking at him at first. The steak and ale pie was to die for. Listened to Graham who was 95 and still came...More

Thank Psnowden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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