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The Lion at Basford

44 Mosley Street, Nottingham NG7 7FQ, England
+44 115 970 3506
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Lovely Place

Only went for a couple of drinks so couldn't comment on food. Nice service, lovely decor. Will... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
H_aivilo
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Hidden gem!

I frickin' love this pub! Nice chill and quiet, the staff are lovely and so are most of their... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
loopy136
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Located in the shadows of the magnificent Shipstone’s Brewery, The Lion Inn at New Basford in Nottingham has an enviable reputation for cask ales and live music. Its' rustic charm and great ale house ambiance has made it very popular with locals and travelling customers. Food serving times; Mon-Fri: 12pm-2:30pm then 5pm-9pm Saturday: 12pm-9pm Sunday: 12pm-7pm
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“real ale” (8 reviews)
“burger” (33 reviews)
“harvest pale” (5 reviews)
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44 Mosley Street, Nottingham NG7 7FQ, England
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+44 115 970 3506
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Only went for a couple of drinks so couldn't comment on food. Nice service, lovely decor. Will visit again

Thank H_aivilo
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I frickin' love this pub! Nice chill and quiet, the staff are lovely and so are most of their customers! Love that they allow dogs in here too. Pretty much all the food I've had here has been excellent, keep up the good work guys!

Thank loopy136
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend as I've been before with a friend and enjoyed one of the ciders they had on previously. Said cider was unavailable due to seasonal changes, but they have plenty of others on offer along with numerous ales and beers to...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

The Lion in basford is a 100% family and dog frie dly pub that has a huge range of beers and spirits to suit everyones taste. The food there is fantastic. Wether you go in winter to get warm by the fire or in the...More

Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Brilliant pub , music excellent , food good , and really great staff team ! My favourite pub in Nottingham , it's a must visit and especially Sunday lunch ! Forgot to mention it's an awarding winning dog friendly pub 🐶

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

A proper town pub. Vegan vegi. burgers. Good ciders & beers. Nice pub atmosphere and children friendly. Parking can be an issue.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I have visited the lion several times now and have not yet been disappointed. The pub has a great friendly, welcoming feel and serves up the largest selection of ales I’ve seen. The locally made ones are a great touch. The burger I had was...More

Thank Monamojo
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Never met such a person ! , how can this person b so rude ! GREG is poor ! , the worst I've ever met ! Will never visit this pub again whilst he is behind the bar !! The most awful human being I've...More

Thank Lee W
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Greg M, General Manager at The Lion at Basford, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you for the review. Please can you give specifics of your review so we can carry out a full investigation. Many thanks

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Sunday 1/10 & Saturday 7/10 after two weeks of drinking Spanish lager some descent beer was due the Castle Rock Harvest Pale was A1, necked the 1st one, the burgers here could give Annie's a run for her money. Ordered The King £9.75 6oz beef...More

Thank radfordred
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

if you really like real ale then this place is for you.the beer has never let me down . 10 ales daily. just a very chilled out pub with great beer n ciders n ok wine at a good price and food that is sometimes...More

Thank Charlie V
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ellis36
26 November 2017|
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Response from Greg M | Property representative |
Good morning, sorry for the late reply. Unfortunately we don't have many gluten free options with our burger menu. However with some notice we might be able to give you a few options.
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