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Red Lion

London Road | Ashington, Ashington RH20 3DD, England
+44 1903 892523
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“lovely pub” (10 reviews)
“varied menu” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
London Road | Ashington, Ashington RH20 3DD, England
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1 - 10 of 469 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Popped in with my husband for Sunday lunch on the way down to my Dad's. If you're driving down the A24 (as we were), simply take the Ashington exit and drive through the village. You'll find this lovely pub on your right. Inside there are...More

Thank Bridget H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well-proportioned and imposing old pub at the south end of the village. The linked restaurant seems to be located in an old stable block or similar, but being separate does give it the feel of something slightly more elevated. The spacious room has a nice...More

Thank ElmParkRoyal
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Elmparkroyal, thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We regret that you had a negative experience, and will use this as an opportunity to improve. Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we can improve. We hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited today. Staff very welcoming and friendly and attentive. Starters of mushrooms very tasty - starter duck parfait good but only given tiny amount of bread ratio to pate. Agree the portions were quite small as previous customer stated. Seats were wooden and hard to...More

1  Thank IzzywalkerWorthing
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We strive for 100% satisfaction, and we regret to find out that this was not the case. We would like the opportunity to find out how we can better assist you in the future. If you are willing, please contact us 01903892523. Manager, Red Lion

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nipped in the Red Lion at opening time yesterday and was greeted by a lovely, happy, friendly, chatty young barman. My husband was about to walk his daughter down the aisle at the church round the corner and wanted a couple of pre-wedding pints to...More

1  Thank Sue D
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sue D, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Red Lion, Ashington! Manager And Red Lion Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a lunch appointment with two colleagues, we had rump steak, burger and a superb linguine. I have just returned from a trip to Italy and was curious about how us brits would measure up! My companions both had the mini brownie dessert and...More

Thank Simon C
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Simon C, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Red Lion, Ashington. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Please don't hesitate to reach out if there's anything additional we can do for you. Manager and Red...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice pub good ale but very very disappointing food. Portions are really small. Not really enough to feed a child on their adult menu.More

1  Thank colin547
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear that you are not satisfied with our portion sizes,we are doing our bet to serve all the food to our standard sizes. If we have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live very close to this establishment so we thought that it would be the perfect place to have a family meal as we had visited previously and it had been good. It was also within walking distance! We were a party of 5 so...More

2  Thank Jaspercarrott
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We regret to hear that you had this experience with us. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We will use your comments to refine our efforts to ensure this issue does not happen again. Please accept our apologies Thank you Manager and The...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a 1st time visit we as a family are very impressed looks like it’s newly refurbished dogs are welcome in the bar area. Restaurant area where we are is stunning food is amazing the highly recommend the scallops of the day the staff are...More

Thank Jay S
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jay S, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Red Lion, Ashington. We're happy we could meet your expectations! We look forward to your next visit! Take care! Thank you Manager and The Red Lion Team

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Staying with our friends who live in Worthing, Peter booked us for dinner at the Red Lion. The outside of the pub is unusual in that it looks like two buildings joined together. Once inside the interior is cosy, intimate and nicely lit. We were...More

Thank Doug A
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Doug A, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Red Lion, Ashington! Thank you again for the great review! Red Lion Manager and team

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Great experience. Been often over weekends, and the pub is always busy. Took friends here midweek for lunch, and delighted there was ample room in the comfortable lounges - plenty of comfy seats and sofas. A very pleasant atmosphere. Food was excellent - well presented,...More

Thank Roadrunnersk
General Manager A, Manager at Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi, thank you so much for the positive review! Thank you, and have a fantastic day! Manager and red Lion team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road | Ashington, Ashington RH20 3DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Ashington
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 892523
  • E-mail
Description
Sensitively restored and brimming with countryside charm, The Red Lion - Pulborough offers British pub hospitality. Mixing classic recipes and modern dishes, the menu is dictated by the seasons, with daily-changing specials also on offer. The bar is amply stocked with fine wines and smooth cask ales, and chunky wood furnishings and quirky décor make for a homely, relaxed ambience in the dining room. A menu just for kids offers fun yet nutritious choice for younger diners.
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