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The Red Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
33 Hope Street, Weymouth DT4 8TU, England
+44 1305 786940
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
33 Hope Street, Weymouth DT4 8TU, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Old world type bar , great homemade food lovely menu , excellent roast , nice out look with patio area , so plenty of seating , great choice of drinks , attentive staff , worth a visit

Thank steveblakesley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit to this pub on Friday evening my wife went in and asked barman if they were ok with a small dog inside no problem, went in had a drink then left. Then returned on Sunday with friends go into the pub and order...More

1  Thank beepees2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Sunday lunch here - it was packed and we had to wait for a table - staff really friendly - beer well kept - nice ambience - great location - we will return.....

Thank mikemp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! After a long beach walk we were welcomed to The Red Lion by the friendly staff. We ate a lovely lunch of sea bass and risotto and mussels and salad. Both plates licked clean!

Thank StefanieWa
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went for a lovely meal to The Red lion in Hope square today. It was sunny but very cold outside, inside was very cosy with a warm atmosphere. The starter and main coarse were absolutely beautiful. Spent a good two hours enjoying the food and...More

Thank Stewart W
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We have always loved the red lion. During the winter months, when there are few people, the true value of the place comes alive. The staff are wonderful and have time to understand the customers' needs. Luke specifically, was proactive in explaining what their great...More

Thank caribbeanprinces2017
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Must visit pub on Brewers Quay in Weymouth. Warm welcome and cosy feel. Great selection of rums (and other sprits) if that's your thing.

Thank EamonnHaHa
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The Red Lion has long been my favourite pub in Weymouth. It is one of 7 in small Cheshire based chain of pubs (Cheshire Cat Pubs). It is a small cosy locals pub in winter that then comes alive in spring and summer with a...More

1  Thank DoctorFeelgoodDorset
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This pub gets busy and their isn't many tables inside and no reservations. So plan your visit if you want to eat! That said we visited this pub each night of our three night stay in Weymouth. Have to say that, in our opinion it...More

1  Thank Mick A
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We come to the pub weekly, my parents have a meal every Saturday. Tonight I went with mother and we waited for a table as it was busy. Towards the end of the first drink the waitress came and asked if we wanted food, we...More

2  Thank Lucy I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Hope Street, Weymouth DT4 8TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 786940
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