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The Lion Tavern

67 Moorfields, Liverpool L2 2BP, England
+44 151 236 1734
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Victorian Gem

Not been in the Lion for a while but had seen in the Echo a while back that despite a recent refurb... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pe4u
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Great Pub

What an excellence pub. The beer is always in good condition and their is always a good choice of... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
leigh a
,
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Serving Liverpool since 1914, Welcome to all regulars and tourists. 8 Real ale pump and over 80 Whiskies.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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67 Moorfields, Liverpool L2 2BP, England
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+44 151 236 1734
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"moorfields train station"
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"real ale"
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"proper pub"
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"nice pub"
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"opening hours are"
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"tavern pub"
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"red star"
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"favourite pubs"
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"old fashioned pub"
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"great decor"
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"in liverpool city centre"
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"ales"
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"roomed"
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"pint"
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"11pm"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not been in the Lion for a while but had seen in the Echo a while back that despite a recent refurb the future of the pub is under threat from the Pub Chain that own - so thought I’d vote with my feet and...More

Thank Pe4u
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

What an excellence pub. The beer is always in good condition and their is always a good choice of beers. Always the first pub I make for when in Liverpool centre. The staff are friendly and helpful. I found the locals friendly and willing to...More

Thank leigh a
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Without a shadow of a doubt The Lion Tavern Pub is one of my favourite pubs,it's a three roomed pub and each room has it's own distinct character especially the news room. I love the look of this pub,it's got great decor and furnishings including...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Made a special trip from Sussex to visit as the pub has been saved! Great beer as ever. We'll be back in June. 😁

2  Thank beerthyme
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We spent part of both evenings of a two day city break at this pub. It’s been refurbished in keeping with its original style;seperate bar and lounge etc. Rolling supply of 8 real ales from small, mostly local breweries. Also localish cider and small distillery...More

1  Thank cat4elan
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Before starting an eight day holiday in Tenerife my twin brother Stephen and I decided to have a day out in Liverpool city centre visiting some of the best real ale pubs that our city has to offer and The Lion Tavern Pub was at...More

1  Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Just piped in for a beer. Great reception by a lovely lady (she quotes "The little gobby one"). Tiles are amazing and I'sure if you are (I'm not) a bitter drinker, you will totally love this place.

2  Thank Andrew B
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Called in this afternoon after doing a 3 mile walk along the Liverpool waterfront.A few people in,not too busy.A nice friendly barmaid.The decor is traditional and very well looked after.Had a pint of Tiger Copper which was excellent.My wife,not normally a beer drinker had a...More

1  Thank josephledgerton
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I counted 8 real ale taps, although only 6 were available. I had an excellent pint of Tiger Copper Ale, £3.30. This is a very attractive pub, beautiful wood carved bar as well as the liquor display behind the bar. No television present although I...More

2  Thank dalej42
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Had a lick of paint to celebrate its reopening, but it's still the same Lion really. The range of beers is not as wide as it used to be but it's still good. Sadly, it still seemed to be very quiet and under-appreciated.

1  Thank Rodw1997
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