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1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
+44 1204 63257
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11:00 - 23:30
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Sun 11:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have recently started going into the Red Lion on a Saturday night to watch the entertainment they are putting on, over the last few weeks the acts have got better and better. The staff are great the atmosphere in the pub is extremely friendly, l can't fault it. So if you want a great night and love live music... More 

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Thank Cathryn A
Boksburg
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful evening out for a meal with the whole family, the food was great and the atmosphere was warm and homely

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Thank Barrie P
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at the hungry horse in over hulton wasnt welcoming and when we have nearly finished our good they started taking our plates and the food could be better.

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

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1 Thank Natashaf20
Bolton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with 6 family members for lunch the other day. We didn't book but managed to get a large round table to fit us all. There is apparently a wacky warehouse in the back part of the restaurant but we didn't go. Clearly popular with families so I assume it's good fun for the kids. Worthy of note I... More 

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Thank Laura D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worst food I have ever had dining out. Used be a lovely place to eat not anymore Won't be going back

Review collected in partnership with Greene King

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1 Thank lisadH945YG
Warrington, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here yesterday (Bank Holiday Monday) and I was very impressed. The food was lovely and arrived very quickly. The place was lovely and clean and all the staff I encountered were very friendly. Will definitely be returning. Thank you very much x

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Thank lisalord77
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

went to the red lion tonight, was very very busy and we was expecting to wait along time, until team leader liam duckers (duckers was his name badge) what a star ! he got us a table made us feel welcome and interacted with our daughter who was in the middle of a melt down! with in minutes had her... More 

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Thank Alex S
AdamB1968, General Manager at Red Lion, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review , I was pleased to hear you had a great experience I will pass on to Duckers you comments. Thank you again , hope to see you soon Adam Griffiths - general manager More 

astley
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Another big birthday celebration this time my youngest sons 18th everybody chose their own favourite meal so all happy thanks to mark and Gary on the bar Bailey's milk and vodka x All the girls and boys serving us happy to oblige thank you x

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Thank carole p
AdamB1968, General Manager at Red Lion, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review , I was pleased to hear you had a great experience I will pass on to the team. thank you again , hope to see you soon Adam Griffiths - general manager More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent Staff very helpful Very clean Food over exceptional Prices just what you like good food at a good price We will come again and will advise others to go Many thanks all there...

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Thank Mark D
AdamB1968, General Manager at Red Lion, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review , I was pleased to hear you had a great experience I will pass on to the team. thank you again , hope to see you soon Adam Griffiths - general manager More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We passed by on the off chance and were lucky enough to get a table outside. We ordered burger and chips and sat in the sun. The food was simple but lovely and served in good time.

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Thank j0blackcat
AdamB1968, General Manager at Red Lion, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your review , I was pleased to hear you had a great experience I will pass on to the team. thank you again , hope to see you soon Adam Griffiths - general manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 63257

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?