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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
“black pudding” (15 reviews)
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
81 Ramsbottom Road, Hawkshaw, Bury BL8 4JS, England
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1 - 10 of 607 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been back to the red lion three times over the Xmas period and never lets us down. Great beer great food great staff . Can’t want for more . Try it yourself!!!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank foodie120120
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, great to hear you keep coming back for more.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for my wife's birthday meal with our two dogs and were given a table near the open fire, despite it being very busy at their peak time. Excellent roast dinner and vegetarian option which my wife chose and great value for three courses....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank garykaren66
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, hope your wife had a lovely birthday.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful Christmas dinner at the Red Lion...fine food..happy and helpful staff who worked really hard to make this a special occasion....give yourselves a round of applause !!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Walrus G
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your appreciation, this means a lot as the staff really do work hard. Many thanks.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son & I celebrated Christmas on Boxing Day at the Red Lion-we had a beautiful meal followed by a good chat & drink in the cosy bar, which also looked very festive. The room was very comfortable & breakfast was excellent! The staff were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sue B
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again had a fantastic meal Starter a really flavoursome mushroom soup Main went for beef so pleased. The beef was melt in your mouth and full of taste

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 716wyndhamj
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments.

Reviewed 10 December 2018

We called in here early on a Sunday evening and had called them earlier to check that they had a table available which they did. We were promptly seated and shown the menus and soon asked what we'd like to drink. We all decided that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank prefdavid
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you for your kind review and glad you enjoyed your Sunday dinner with us. Plum pudding is only available in December so make sure you come back before it goes away for another year. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Friendly hotel, cozy pub,large family room and great food (breakfast and dinner)! Definitely will stay again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank melbatoast1
c o, Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Thank you for your great review and glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Very good hotel/pub. Had dinner on Friday evening with friends, excellent food you would not go hungry here. Only gripe is that I was asked if I wanted housekeeping on Saturday (stayed 2 nights) would expect my room to be cleaned and replenished but not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ChrisHarwood22
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you for your kind review and glad you enjoyed your meal and stay with us. In regards to housekeeping this shouldn't have happened so thank you for bringing it to our attention. The housekeeping team has been reminded that the rooms should be serviced...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to eat . We had the Sunday lunch . 10/10. I like my food hot and plenty of it . You matched my needs . Loved it . Will be calling in again soon .

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TONY R
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2018

Thank you for your great review and glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 12 November 2018

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

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sandra R
c o, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

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

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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, Drinks
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
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 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
  • E-mail
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