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The Red Lion

39 The Green, Evenley NN13 5SH, England
+44 1280 703469
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 The Green, Evenley NN13 5SH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having been to the pub several times particularly for Sunday lunch which is excellent I took a friend there for lunch. Having never been there before she thought the pub was lovely and ideally situated overlooking the Green, tastefully furnished and a nice atmosphere. Off...More

Thank understudy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Evenley Woods on Bank Holiday Monday and passed this pub on the way and couldn't wait to return to try it as it looked so inviting. It is on the corner of a typical village green and a cricket match was in play...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a drink here after visiting evenly woods. It's a lovely old pub with plenty of character and unique interior. We sat in the garden on a lovely summers day just for a drink but we wished we had ordered food! It looked fantastic....More

Thank S A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't agree that it is overpriced. Food was superb quality. Get what you pay for here. Burgers were great. Fish cakes exceptional. Fries nicely cooked and presented. Hommos was only OK. Coffee top quality. A must to go to. Pretty village. Pub had lots of...More

Thank Fosseboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good quality meal - far too much meat on the Combo dish - but VERY over priced, presumably because of their location opposite the twee village green.

Thank LichTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely evening with friends who live in the village and brought us here. Good food, great atmosphere and nice service. Beautiful pub in a traditional village setting. Thank you!

Thank bobheth
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Our first visit to the Red Lion did not disappoint. Great home made food and a warm friendly atmosphere. Staff were very helpful and coped well with it being very busy. We would definitely recommend.

Thank martin642017
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Took along a couple of new friends who have lived in Brackley for many years but never been to The Red Lion in Evenley. They loved it! Despite the owners not being around we all thought the service was excellent and the food was first...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I had booked for a table of 7 for Sunday lunch. It was to be a continuation of my birthday weekend celebration. We opted to eat outside as the weather was glorious and the garden is a fabulous location. However, there is no 'drinks service'...More

Thank Carole25378
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had not eaten here before but went with a couple of friends, for lunch, as they recommended it. It did not bode well when we were told, somewhat aggressively, that they did not open or take orders until 12. (It was five minutes to!)....More

Thank VeryBusy
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29 January 2017|
Response from Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marian43, I didn't recall it offering rooms. We stayed in a lovely self catering thatched cottage just across The Green, it as called Lavender Cottage you will find it on Google. Take in Evenley Woodland garden too, just... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 The Green, Evenley NN13 5SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Evenley
  • Phone Number: +44 1280 703469
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