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The Lion

52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
+44 1544 231002
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (3 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A surprising find. very relaxed atmosphere with a good choice of mains and starter. Very reasonably priced and you can tell the staff worked hard. Food was great and the large ribs (£11) and chips was massive!!!!!!! 2 course meal with bottle of wine and...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

The pizza and cider were very good. The atmosphere and decor were nothing special. As a tourist, you always hope for a charming pub to explore, but that was not the case here.

Thank Cara B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Where to start with this place... It felt more like someone's front room than a pub which is a bit disconcerting when you first walk in. The bar had a good selection of wine but there was only bag in box ale on which was...More

Thank JD2678
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal there with my friends last night on my hen do weekend in Kington. Food was absolutely delicious. Service was very friendly and helpful. Very cosy atmosphere and convenient location within Kington.

Thank Micky86_11
Reviewed 10 February 2017

a super 3 meat choice with loads of really good veg - the dauphinoise were especially good. Good helpings and option of starters and puds too

Thank dodge47
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Excellent Carvery served by pleasant staff.Choice of meats and up to nine vegetables, spoilt for choice!!! Very welcoming restaurant.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Like others I had reservations over the wide choice but shouldn't have worried. An excellent pair of starters (an egg and chorizo dish and a haggis patty) were followed by a delightful pair of mains (a curry and a Greek beef stew). This could well...More

Thank ChrisEnstone
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Excellent, freshly cooked food. Massive choice but this did not reduce the quality. More choice for vegetarians than most places we have eaten. Because everything is freshly cooked it takes a little while to arrive but bar prices are very reasonable and portions generous.

Thank veggie-dave
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The extensive menu made me feel slightly concerned about dining at Lion as it suggested that not everything could be freshly prepared but the service was courteous and attentive and the dishes I chose were more than satisfactory. I had a tapas starter and the...More

2  Thank Susanna G
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Great range of food at reasonable prices. They do a great Sunday lunch. A new pizza oven too so you can have eat in pizza or take out. Well worth a visit, you won't be disappointed.

Thank woozie01
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Bridge Street, Kington HR5 3DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Kington
  • Phone Number: +44 1544 231002
Opened 22nd June 2012
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