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The Olde Red Lion

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Bar, British, Pub
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High Street | Kislingbury, Northampton, England
+44 1604 830219
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 17:00 - 23:00
Tue - Wed 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Showing 228: English reviews
Northampton, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I've driven past this pub restaurant quite a few times on my way to Bugbrooke but never stopped off there until recently. I've always liked to try the local independent pub restaurants as they can be hidden gems so I decided to stop off with my parents after a lovely day out. We get there about 6pm on a Saturday... More 

Thank Aaron P
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to eating here after reading favorable reviews on TA. Well the promise of a great pizza is always a draw for me, the menu said, "hand made with our own dough" great we thought just what we would like, imagine our surprise when it turned up burnt, the Base was rock hard and evenly thick the... More 

Thank paul s
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

A drive out on my husbands day out we popped into this very traditional English pub. The food was brought to us very quickly and tasted delicious especially the chips! The staff were amazing very friendly and were brilliant with our 14 month old daughter. I would happily recommend this establishment to anyone!

Thank Amanda M
Northampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We had lunch at the Olde Red Lion last week and took advantage of the "Senior Citizens" lunchtime offer of two courses for £6.95. We had the fish and chips followed by chocolate sponge and ice-cream. Other options included a full roast dinner or ham egg and chips. The food was excellent and the staff were friendly, so all in... More 

Thank DGB13
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64 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

This is a genuine village pub set in the picturesque village of Kislingbury, only a few minutes drive from Jct16 of the M1.The food is very good and the atmosphere is always friendly and your always made welcome. Highly recommended .

Thank Massive-moose
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Brilliant food, friendly service and lovely ambience! Would definitely recommend. Same village as Cromwell Cottage, much better value and quality produce.

Thank wendywatts
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

We chose this place for our annual meal out with one of my crafts clubs and it was absolutely wonderful. We sat in the restaurant part of the pub which was clean. The staff were more than friendly, happy to help with anything. We could hear a band playing from the pub but we were asked if we'd prefer our... More 

3 Thank Samantha G
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Went for Sunday dinner with my family had by far the best Sunday dinner ever even better thanks my Mum's and that was difficult to say, we eat out on a regular basis and this is the best we've had.

2 Thank timmyc4
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Arrived at The Olde Red Lion, having telephoned and booked for lunch a few days earlier only to find it closed, despite a sign outside advertising fresh cooked food from Wednesday to Sunday lunchtimes. Accompanied by visiting friends we were looking forward to the same kind of enjoyable experience that so may reviewers have testified to. Upon phoning later in... More 

Thank Revrjl
Northampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Once upon a time in a village not that far away....... In Kislingbury there is a lovely olde worlde pub in the center of the village with olde oak beams an open fire and all the trapings of a typical English pub. It even has a decent car park... NOT that I'm condoning drink n drive..... My wife and I... More 

1 Thank Edward K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Kislingbury, Northampton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 830219

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