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The Lion, Kenilworth

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Friendly fun atmosphere plenty of smiles all round

Friendly fun atmosphere plenty of smiles all round. This wonderful homey pub is just great for... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Marlaina C
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Earthy

Nice pub friendly staff, has got bad reviews for some reason, i like it so do my friends.. judge... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
DanL1423
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  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
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2 May 2018
“Friendly fun atmosphere plenty of smiles all round ”
25 Apr 2018
“Earthy”
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35 Warwick Road, Kenilworth CV8 1HN, England
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly fun atmosphere plenty of smiles all round. This wonderful homey pub is just great for grabbing a quick pint or glass of Champaign. Every combination of alcoholic drink you could ask for, the best thing of all that it opens for whole day. They...More

Thank Marlaina C
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Nice pub friendly staff, has got bad reviews for some reason, i like it so do my friends.. judge for yourself

Thank DanL1423
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Good prices. Quick service. Good food at decent prices. Nice atmosphere. Compared to the Almanack the furniture was decent too.

Thank dahaw
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I've never eaten here, but I've been a few times with my father-in-law whilst the football has been on... £2.50 a pint whilst the football is on! You can't get a pint that cheap anywhere I know of! The service is fine, they're always happy...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second time we have visited this pub. The first occasion the barmaid was extremely rude, but gave the pub the benefit of doubt. Visited again but same scenario & extremely discourteous barmaid. So much so that when we accidentally spilled half a...More

5  Thank Patsy S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Popped in here for a quick lunch with my wife - place looks lovely, cheap prices, cannot really comment on the quality of the food as, after an hour and 20 minutes, it still hadn't turned up and our car parking was about to expire....More

Thank ShandyBriggs
Reviewed 2 December 2017

First time in the pub since refurbished. Stood at the bar waiting for staff to decidetheir conversation was finished. Pint of Specled Hen - very poor. Trip to gents mad absolutely stinking and this was eary evening. Think they need to close it down and...More

Thank GrahamJ620
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A proper old school boozer. Where everybody knows your name. Roaring fires and a Great selection of local ales. Not tried the new menu yet.

Thank gayle67Kenilworth
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly place. Food was 2 for £6.95. Plenty to choose from. Good portions. Very old pub got character.

Thank mturnbull
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Met with friends here for drinks and hot food. Good choices, good prices, good service, good quality and quantity for the price. ONLY criticism is that it's a sports-pub with nonstop coverage on large-screen televisions. BUT would imagine that's great IF you're a sports fan.

Thank Chris J
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