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The Red Lion

Main Street, Gilmorton LE17 5LT, England
+44 1455 203564
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (17 reviews)
“pate” (2 reviews)
“scallops” (2 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Gilmorton LE17 5LT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is nice but the staff are unfriendly and the portions are too big. We live right next to this place yet we never go. They hire young people that look like they don’t want to be there. Disappointed overall

Thank amba_gxx
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We went here as we were looking for somewhere to go on our way home from an event. Wish we hadn't bothered. As a walk in we asked if they could accommodate us (table of 6) to which they said yes, only to later find...More

4  Thank Lucy G
Reviewed 1 October 2017

It's been a while since we ate here and we found it just as good as ever. Lovely mushrooms on toasted bread then lamb cooked to suit me which was delicious. Hubby had a steak with chips again which was very good. Service from the...More

1  Thank big-blue-eyes
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Had a really super 2 course sunday roast last week.after going to thr5 Steam Fair. Called in on the of chance. Dog friendly . They even cut up 2 sausages for him. Food excellent .and my hubby is fussy as he is a chef !!...More

1  Thank Sue T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

There are three pub/restaurants in Gilmorton village and they all serve food; this is the quietest one but this is no reflection on the quality of the food. The steaks are some of the best I have ever had!

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Set in a pretty village. What a pity this restaurant was so quiet. The menu has something to tempt everyone. The food was beautifully presented and cooked- superb. The landlords son is the chef and he understands all about dealing with gluten free. The sauce...More

1  Thank Rose2009_9
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to The Red Lion, and I would be very hesitant to go back. We booked dinner for 1.30. I have to be honest and say that the more I have thought about the meal the more I have been disappointed....More

2  Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Gary and I visited The Red Lion to book a funeral party for Monday 13th February, whilst we were there we had a Sunday lunch which was totally lovely. Richard was most helpful in arranging the funeral party, he arrange to open the pub for...More

1  Thank ElaineGary2014
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Had lovely Sunday lunch here with family, would highly recommend, food very good and great service by the girls.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We came here for the tasting evening on Friday 3rd February with family and and enjoyed a delicious five course tasting menu of the most spectacular, well presented food any Michelin star restaurant would be proud to serve. Not only did it look good it...More

Thank sharon m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Gilmorton LE17 5LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Gilmorton
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 203564
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