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The Red Lion

) #7 of 158 Restaurants in Banbury $$ - $$$ , British,
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
+44 1295 760050
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (13 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A dinner of five very different courses of British fish. Starting with a lobster and crab risotto ball with lobster aioli. I thought the smoked haddock soup was stunning. Justin, the chef patron is clearly passionate about his cooking which was reflected in the creative...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a hot day we had a cool late lunch in nice settings. The food was delicious with fresh home grown vegetables. The sea food mixed grill was delightful but the chicken was dry and a little bland.

Thank Iguana56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ALWAYS have a lovely time when we come here. A fantastic pub in a small village, definitely worth the drive/taxi to visit. They always have a great selection of dishes on the menu, I personally loved the chorizo and prawns starter and the beef...More

Thank csl89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taken as a guest. I had not been for a year or so and remembered it as a good dining experience. But on this occasion I was a little disappointed. However, as a guest, it was not appropriate to comment at the meal. The friendly...More

Thank 517Knight
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a day out came across this place by recommendation... the best meal out I've had in an age!! Absolutely delicious and compliments to the chef and all staff.. a gem. Will return!

Thank Marais72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely love The Red Lion in Culworth, my boyfriend and I have been 3 times in the past few months and every single meal has been oustanding. Last time we had the specials which were a Sicilian style fish stew and I had the fresh...More

Thank Aimee M
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Very nice gastro pub, very nice pork and chorizo burger on a soft brioch roll, chips were really good, my only slight negative was both dishes were served with a pickled red cabbage that was quite acidic and. It to our taste. Service was good...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Car park is at the back of The Red Lion. Excellent choice of drinks & excellent service. We enjoyed a smoked haddock omelette & fish balls for starters. For mains we had burger & chips & slow roasted pork. All the food was fabulous.

Thank louise u
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with friends for a bite to eat after a day in Oxford. Friendly pub. Food was okay, nicely presented but we all agreed that it was over seasoned. Not sure we will be rushing back there. Purchased some homemade salted caramel chocolates to...More

Thank rainbownorthampton
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This listing is a little confusing. It has the right postcode (OX17 3NG) for the Red Lion at Adderbury, but is referred to as the Red Lion at Culworth ( I cannot see Culworth near Banbury on the map). assuming I have the right place,...More

Thank Andrew C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 760050
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