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The Lion at Farnsfield

Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
+44 1623 883566
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak pie” (8 reviews)
“mash” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
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1 - 10 of 569 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been coming here as semi regulars for a few years now and it consistently delivers! Great food with friendly staff all run wonderfully ! I can definitely recommend one of the Lion Burgers. Either steak or chicken are equally as delicious. Make sure...More

1  Thank Looch M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never had a bad meal, good size portions of high quality. Polite well mannered staff Menu has lots of choices as well as specials. Food cooked to order

1  Thank endeanrowe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at the bar at approx. 7:45. Enjoying a drink with a friend, only us in the bar area. Next thing the bell rings 'wow, is it 10:45 already?!?' And I check my watch thinking the battery needs replacing as it says 9:45?! - Apparently...More

5  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the parlour at The Lion in Farnsfield for a 60th birthday celebration. The whole team at The Lion were excellent. We booked Sunday Lunch for 38 people. The room was beautiful dressed. The seating plan was arranged prior to us arriving and everything...More

1  Thank Rylance_123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First visit to this restaurant for Sunday lunch the starter was great but then ordered fish for mains what a disappointment beautifully presented pity it wasn't cooked, such a shame the chef didn't check it before it was sent out. I was offered a replacement...More

Thank Sheiladance1953
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

If you're wanting to grab some lunch, or a nice evening dinner, then this place offers you a good selection of great quality food We had lunch first on a Saturday, which was so good that we returned for the Sunday lunch. The only downside...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had a family gathering last week celebrating a 70th birthday. Everything ran smoothly with the pre-ordered meals and the staff were very friendly and helpful with just the right amount of attentiveness. The food was absolutely superb and the sticky toffee pudding extremely tasty. We...More

1  Thank meandmybloke
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here for my father in laws 70th birthday and it was wonderful! We took up a whole corner section as there was around 20 of us and the staff did not once buckle under the pressure of our drinks, food, kids etc requests....More

1  Thank Clturley83
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

What can I say fabulous food & excellent service, you couldn't ask for more. I arranged a leaving lunch for a colleague, we pre ordered for ease as we all needed to get back to work afterwards. Service was great everybody enjoyed there food. I...More

1  Thank Robo15
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch to this place. Staff are really friendly. Atmosphere is just perfect and even if you don't want to eat then just having a drink is great and you are not made to feel like you have to eat. I chose to have...More

1  Thank Crosslips
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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
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
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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