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The Red Lion

81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
+44 1204 856600
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“creme brulee” (6 reviews)
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
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1 - 10 of 601 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A friendly relaxed atmosphere, our room was very pretty and absolutely spotless with an extremely comfortable bed and a large well equipped bathroom. The included breakfast was superb, using high quality ingredients. The full breakfast was enormous, as was the eggs benedict. I can highly...More

Thank Sandra R
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very convenient for us to call in for lunch or take our family when they come and stay. Good pub grub and decent beers. Efficient service - always busy - best to book.

Thank WILLIAM W
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night after a wedding. Lovely room, lovely place, fantastic breakfast! Great outside area! Would love to come back in summer!

Thank Gem D
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, great to hear you had a lovely time. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have enjoyed numerous meals at the Red Lion over the last few years but my most recent dining experience deserves special mention. Visiting with my elderly parents, staff were reassuringly attentive to their needs throughout. The food though was exceptional. A starter of black...More

Thank Alyn-loves-burgers
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review and glad you and your parents enjoyed the food. Our head chef appreciated your comments about the beef, and don't worry there's no intention of taking it off the menu anytime soon Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place... The food is exquisite Service was wonderful The couple running it are a credit to the place. I'll be back!

Thank ezza600
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited several times over the summer. Great food and beer. Good service. Nice areas to sit informally or formally. Outside decking area is lovely in the sunshine.

Thank RIC9002000
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, glad to hear you enjoy your visits to us. We will see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

lovely sunday lunch for large group for birthday/baby shower. we were well looked after by a very nice lady with glasses (sorry, didn't get your name). good menu and everyone enjoyed their meals. children also well-catered for.

Thank happydays19
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. Thank you, see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Not been for a while so decided to give it a try. Ordered the set 2 course lunch, the good news is the food was very tasty and we left full. However there were a few issues that took the edge off the meal. Firstly...More

Thank ArnoldA861
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear you didn't fully enjoy your meal with us, I would like to go through a few of your comments. The bread for the soup isn't frozen, it may not have been in the oven quite long enough to warm the middle but...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Nice friendly pub which serves good food. Can dine in lounge rather than having to use the restaurant which we prefer as it's more relaxed and homely. Food served without too much waiting time and by friendly staff. For four meals, two rounds of drinks...More

Thank geds712
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, great to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped for Sunday lunch on route to homeward bound. Really enjoyed the food, wine and atmosphere. The food was presented lovely with ample selection on the plate and the meat and vegetables cooked to perfection. Staff friendly and welcoming. Really enjoyed it. Would call again

Thank Katherine S
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for your comments, great to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. We will see you again soon.

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8 January 2018|
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I only visit the Red Lion, I don't work there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bury  >  Hawkshaw
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 856600
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