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What a tonic

I called at the Red Lion this afternoon with my dog. What a delightful place , and what nice... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
curmudgeon123
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Conwy County, United Kingdom
local real ale pub

A really good real ale pub. Very friendly staff. Excellent outside covered smoking area. Sky TV for... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
rayholiday
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Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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385 Abergele Road, Old Colwyn LL29 9PL, Wales
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

I called at the Red Lion this afternoon with my dog. What a delightful place , and what nice people. The very friendly regulars made a fuss of my dog, and the lovely young woman behind the bar came out to give him a biscuit....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank curmudgeon123
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A really good real ale pub. Very friendly staff. Excellent outside covered smoking area. Sky TV for watching sport fixtures.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rayholiday
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

A selection of drinks, real ales to taste and plenty of choice. Been visiting for years and still one of my favourite places to go with friends and family for a relaxed evening. Open fire, dog friendly, pleasant staff and customers. Get yourself there for...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I have been frequenting The Red with family, friends and dog over two decades (dog sadly no longer with us) and indeed have made many friends in the warm embrace of The Red Lion. Sadly we have recently downsized from Old Colwyn to a little...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Paul B
Reviewed 27 September 2016

great atmosphere in this very popular local traditional pub.The beer is well kept and there is a very good selection,never had anything other than a great pint in here,same others in the locality dont do the same.No food ...this is a real drinkers pub.If your...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and even better beer.A traditional pub no food great choice if beer constantly changing,a must visit if you love great beer.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I visit this Public House on a regular basis now that I am working in the area. I would honestly say that it is one of the best kept establishments in terms of the standard of beer I have ever visited. I am in no...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Richard P
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Great pub, the real ales are always excellent and are superbly kept. Great conversation to be had with Gaz and whoever is around the table in the beetgarden. When I am in old Colwyn I don't need to go anywhere else

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mcadam1
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best pubs in the area. Good selection of Ales, pool table, quiz night on Wednesday. Friendly staff and good atmosphere.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank walsamra
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Great selection of real ale, all reasonably priced.cosy old fashioned pub decor, could definitely see me grandad using this pub in his heyday,good atmosphere with a nice crowd of regulars chatting to the bar staff.Serves mild, which is fantastic news for meas you just don't...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank oliver b
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