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The White Lion Restaurant

) #36 of 72 Restaurants in Ross-on-Wye $$ - $$$ , British,
Wilton Lane | The White Lion Inn, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
+44 1989 562785
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wilton Lane | The White Lion Inn, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner here on a Monday night and had the outside verandah to ourselves. House martins swooping overhead to feed their young nesting in the rafters. Service was excellent as was the location, which was fabulous. Food was very good as well. Would...More

Thank The_Courier
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We ate here twice recently. The first time was a Sunday, and, as with many pubs, roasts were the order of the day with only a few other dishes on offer. As I don't generally enjoy pub roasts I had a lasagne. It was nice...More

Thank HullOwl
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Massive portions! Onion rings were a bit disappointing because of how soggy they were but all forgiven Because of how lovely the staff were - really friendly and helpful ! The toilets on the other hand were a little clinical other than that a lovely...More

Thank Zigante17
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Nice location, but don't you pay for it.beer is the most expensive in Ross.more than the royal and kings head.San Miguel is £4.15. Tourist rip off, run by south Africans, enjoy!More

Thank Brian M
Management response:Responded 23 June 2017

We feel your pain regarding the San Miguel :) At the request of our regulars we recently added San Miguel to our range. Unfortunately being fully tied on lager, our selling price is determined by the price per barrel that we are charged by our...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Long story short, the Beefeater at the Premier Inn we were staying had to close because of technical issues. We had planned to eat there on the evening of our stay. After a little research I found The White Lion and was on £5 in...More

1  Thank richybellows
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Had a great meal here while sitting in the beer garden next to the river. Food and ale both tasted great and the location is perfect.

Thank Drew186305
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I was stopping at the b&b opposite so perfect to walk to at night and being Dog friendly made it perfect.. Owners were very welcoming and remembered me when I went back the second night.felt very comfortable going there as a woman on her own...More

1  Thank Claire P
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We visited here as a family having read online that this was a dog friendly pub. We has a lovely meal, huge portions and great value for money. The kangaroo steak was a real treat and the calamari was perfectly cooked; the kids' burgers were...More

Thank RexMurphy
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The White Lion has lovely views over the river and has a very local feel. It isn't a gastro pub with plush furnishings but it's very welcoming with great food at a very good price.

Thank glenystolley
Reviewed 1 March 2017

What a lovely warm welcome we received, not just from the staff but also from the locals. A quaint country pub, with reasonably priced food that is good.

Thank Akcess
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Questions & Answers
patricia l
7 September 2016|
Response from fitgym1 |
Hiya, Food is served daily from 12-2.30pm & 6pm - 8.30pm. However, during the summer time, bank holidays, etc food is served from 12 - 8.30pm. They are also do fantastic breakfast's for room guest, fisherman, canoeist... More
22 July 2015|
Response from fitgym1 |
The new owners (from July 2016) are making great headway in bringing the White Lion up to standard and above. A program of updating, and refreshing all areas of the Inn are well on the way. The rooms are being completely... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilton Lane | The White Lion Inn, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 562785
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