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The Red Lion

$$ - $$$, 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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“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Green | Culworth, Banbury OX17 3NG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friendly, local hostelry with a good selection of cask ales. The menu is very good with dishes to suit most people. We had the sea food mixed grill , a winter burger and the haddock and cheese fish cakes. Judging by the clean plates,...More

Thank Malc-H-1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been for lunch there today with friends and had excellent food. Would recommend it. Good value and friendly staff.

Thank WorcesterOlga
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. A really good variety of heart warming dishes on the menu. So glad we found this little gem and can’t wait to try the rest of the menu! Great food & friendly service. Will be a regular!

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were with a large family group and ate in a separate section of the pub which was lovely as there were no interruptions from others. The food was outstanding and very generous portions with all the dishes. Many of us had the Sunday roast...More

Thank pearlyLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great menu and you won't go hungry with the generous portions of well cooked and tasty food. Good selection of wine and beer, must book a table in advance, as it is popular amongst the locals. Even the monthly quiz nights are packed out....More

Thank nick b
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed another wonderful meal at the red lion celebrating my mothers birthday. This pub just keeps getting better and better, we do miss the piggies a little but love it that the place is continuously been invested in and improved! Great food, friendly staff...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Our group of five adults and one child sat down to a family lunch at this highly rated pub today and it did not disappoint on our first visit. The starters were enjoyed by all, the white onion and garlic soup was praised, and my...More

Thank EgonR
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This was the last evening of our stay in the area and decided to drop into the Red Lion for dinner, glad we did. They had a good range of food and drink at what we thiought were good prices. I had Red Thai fish...More

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We have a favourite gastro pub which is wonderful (not sharing the secret!) and could not believe the Red Lion would surpas it but we were wrong! We had a table booked for 8.30 and after a 15 minute delay we were shown to our...More

Thank Vigilant2013
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This was a meal with some old friends and everything about it was perfect, from the welcome and the service to the food and drink. I had a crispy squid stater which was excellent followed by a Thai curry of various fish which was superb...More

Thank RayScrivens
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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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 AM
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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