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The White Lion

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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50 Park Street, Worksop S80 1HF, England
+44 1909 476450
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was good, menu average, but the service leaves a lot to be desired. We were a group of 8, it wasn't very busy and early evening but took an hour before starters arrived!

Thank drnbh
Worksop, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Always enjoy visiting here, the staff are very friendly and helpful with good choice of drink and wines. Over the years the menu has changed and we do find it is a bit limited for choice at the moment. But went last week on Valentines night and both chose a steak, we were not disappointed both were cooked to perfection... More 

Thank Sallyv63
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a meal with friends. The food is first class, yet to have a bad meal but a little pricey. You get what you pay for. To me this us a local pub with lots and lots of atmosphere, never any trouble but the prices of the drinks tends to keep trouble away. This has to be the... More 

Thank Paul B
Moreton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink and something to eat. The surroundings are lovely, the staff really friendly and helpful and the food was stunning. So good we had to have 3 courses. Very reasonably priced too. We went on a Wednesday which happened to be quiz night. Although we failed at that, it was good fun and the locals made... More 

Thank Bracey1
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Call in regularly for Sunday lunch. Don't care too much for a stewed soggy veg. Well done beef dinner. The White Lion Sunday dinner is freshly cooked with beef that melts in your mouth. Best in town by far. The staff are very friendly too. Great dining experience. Thank you.

Thank Dave R
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of around 15 people so we had to pre order our food which didn't bother me as it meant it was served as soon as we got there. The nachos are very nice and a good size to share between two people. For the main I had pie chips and veg which was delicious and the... More 

Thank tayalice
Worksop, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family for my daughters 21st birthday enjoyed thoroughly food was good generous portions service friendly went earlier in the day to decorate the table with banners, balloons etc the lovely young lady offered to do it all for us with the help of a young man (sorry didnt get you're names) everytime ive visited shes been so friendly... More 

Thank Lesley S
Worksop, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The White Lion (also known locally as The Tophouse) is probably about the best cooked to order place to eat in worksop. Prices are reasonable and what you would expect from such a venue and quality of food. My parents eat here quite regularly and we go here when we fancy a meal out. We definitely recommend booking a table... More 

Thank Abbs_88
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Haven't visited for while, wonder if this establishment has new owners, no reviews for a few months. Called in for lunch today, Saturday lunchtime. Staff friendly enough. Was told only to sit in bar area, as tables set for Christmas meals, 30-40 mins wait on food as one party in. Several customers left without staying. Ordered food, from a very... More 

Thank royalros
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I love the steak here! Friendly staff and a great beer selection. Car park spaces are on the small side but that can't be helped, and it certainly won't stop me going!

Thank Mark I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Park Street, Worksop S80 1HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Worksop
  • Phone Number: +44 1909 476450
Pub/restaurant offering great British seasonal dishes using locally sourced ingredients, served in a warm, friendly atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?