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The White Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
+44 1538 398823
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (44 reviews)
“herb potatoes” (4 reviews)
“goujons” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second year at The White Lion for our traditional one and only xmas family meal out and again not disappointed. Lovely atmosphere, beer good and very friendly relaxed, efficient service. Went for the steaks again (good call - as great) and top tip just ask...More

Thank thepeaks123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, service & really festive atmosphere - would highly recommend !! Staff were attentive & friendly as always

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I visited the White Lion last night as part of a large work group of 23 people for the second year running. The food was excellent and the staff were very smartly dressed and professional. It was a new chef this year but the standards...More

Thank FivegoHols
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Had a Sunday drive out after a rubbish week.....my fella knows I've not stopped raving about this place since our last visit (live over an hour away) got there at 3.50 but said stops serving Sunday lunch at 3 ....we were in luck.....had 2 courses...More

Thank DebbieBen
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Fantastic Sunday lunch at a reasonable price. The meal comprises delicious roasted vegetables with a choice of meats and real gravy. Following this, we tried the delicious homemade deserts with ice-cream from what must be among the best selections in Leek.

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Me, my wife and daughter regularly try different places for meals within a 15 mile radius of where we live in Staffordshire Moorlands. We like to be waited on and always prefer to visit family owned restaurants knowing that the service and quality will be...More

3  Thank sand1john
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We visited here on a particularly windy Saturday lunchtime, in desperate need of some warming food and friendly service. We ate from the light bites menu, both choosing the steak & onion baguette with chips. The food was really good!! We often stop by our...More

Thank Janine H
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The food was lovely, homemade and there was lots of it. I struggled to eat all mine (chicken and ham pie with seasonal vedge) as nice as it was. The husband loved his steak and said it was one of the best he'd ever had....More

1  Thank Erin W
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We arrived without booking an managed to get a table for six. Fantastic food with a great menu with great specials options. Nice to see a menu with plenty of options. Very friendly staff always helpful.

Thank martinhulme73
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Called in Friday lunchtime a had an excellent meal. The quality of the food was just excellent and nothing to fault. The portion size was spot on and the balance between the different items very well judged in my opinion. The lady that greeted us...More

Thank Allwheel
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Questions & Answers
18 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kelvin2206 | Property representative |
Hi. Yes we do cater for a Vegan diet. We will always be more than happy to create a special dish with the ingredients we have, as all of our food is made fresh. We do a delicious Vegan Thai Green Curry. Many Thanks Kelvin
2 November 2016|
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Response from kelvin2206 | Property representative |
Hi no we don't open all day apart from Saturday and Sunday. Kind regards The white lion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 398823
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