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The Lion at Farnsfield

Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
+44 1623 883566
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our second visit,first time was Sunday lunch which was excellent this time was a Monday afternoon and again a perfect meal,the quality of food served is very good and well presented but at a really good price,the restaurant decor is also very nice...More

1  Thank longpod212
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely Food, Good Beer - what more could you want? Possibly taller glasses for the (overpriced) cocktails! Four of us called for dinner, each choosing a different dish, and all four were very good. We ate at a corner table in the dining are, not...More

1  Thank BillyBunterBeverley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in at the Lion for lunch one Saturday after a recommendation from a friend. We only wanted a light lunch so my husband & I decided to share a meat platter. Wow it was huge & amazing.There was a fantastic variety of cold...More

2  Thank SueUK21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited The Lion today it was very good lovely ambiance and great food. I had two course meal potatoe and leek soup followed my small fish and chips with mushy peas. The presentation and service was excellent would recommend. The service was also excellant

2  Thank ahw58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always booked for Sundays except walk ins but managed to get a table for 2 last Sunday. Excellent Pork Loin dish with crackling and Salmon Supreme very good as well. Very large cheese board and a bottle of Chablis, once cooled, was very enjoyable. Excellent...More

2  Thank MoscowFlyer25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this establishment on the off chance, we walked straight in advising the waitress we didnt have a reservation - but this was not a problem. We orded our meals and drinks followed shortly. I apologies now i forgot to take a photo of...More

2  Thank GemmaWebb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even though we were out of hours for the main restaurant the same menu is available in the bar area. What wonderful food and welcoming staff. Well worth a visit. Will be going back in restaurant hours just to try out that area, as well...More

2  Thank Eirlys J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lion is situated in Farsfield about 9 miles from Mansfield. The restaurant had a lovely atmosphere the moment we all walked in. We were shown to our table and an order for drinks was taken. Soon after we ordered our food. The service was...More

2  Thank Rob_in_Mansfield
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We went here with a large family party. Service and food was excellent. Priced well. I would definitely recommend.

Thank LukeanKelly
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Been meaning to go here for years as we like good food and heard good things but unfortunately we couldn’t have been more disappointed. I had a Cajun burger which was way over seasoned it burnt my tongue - it was so harsh (hot &...More

1  Thank Brownsar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Farnsfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 883566
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