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The Red Lion at Bradley

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Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
+44 1785 780297
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“focaccia” (3 reviews)
“cod loin” (3 reviews)
“fritters” (3 reviews)
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British, Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
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Reviews (221)
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Read the reviews & thought we'd give it a try for lunch yesterday. We were definitely not disappointed. A lovely little pub/restaurant ,very much off the beaten track (though I followed my sat nav)! A warm welcome,with a lovely a la carte & set menu....More

1  Thank sharon a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit to the red lion have been wanting to try it for a while as have heard very good things I had the halloumi fries which were amazing! As were the other nibbles/starters we had, for a main I had lamb rump which...More

Thank Ollie D
ChrisLStaffs, Owner at The Red Lion at Bradley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback following your recent visit to the Red Lion. I am disappointed that on this occasion our food and service were not up to their usual high standards. Your points have been forwarded to the team and the issues you have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went last Friday night for a friend's birthday. The Red Lion is in a wonderful, quiet village setting in an area of Stafford that we did not know about. The service was great. The staff were very helpful and polite. We both had starters...More

Thank Nelster69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The red lion has had a few change of hands over the past few years - but hopefully the new Lewis partnership will bring some stability. The refurb is clean lines / simple and typically Lewis partnership - so nice, albeit loss of individuality. The...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited The Red Lion for lunch, our first visit. Extensive lunch menu, and was really tasty. Beautiful setting, in a lovely little village. Staff were welcoming and very friendly. Will definitely visit this pub again, hopefully for an evening meal. Highly recommended.

Thank dawngreen2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the enterance to the meal I could not find a fault!! The staff welcomed you settled of choice bar/restaurant. The food/menu was extensive and varied for a lunch menu very impressed. I would highly recommend the red lion and will with out a doubt...More

Thank Penny N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WE had a very nice sunday lunch here for our Golden Wedding celebration it was enjoyed by all most had the delicious Roast Beef I had salmon

Thank dancingherewecome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great Gastro-Pub with a fantastic Oak extension, good for just a drink or they have a Fab menu with great choice. The food is very good and the service excellent, very attentive and friendly. Ditto the bar staff who recommended a local Shrewsbury...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on other reviews and the lovely photography, we settled on the Red Lion Bradley for lunch before heading off to Seighford Race circuit, and are so glad we did. It's in a beautiful spot, tooked away down country lanes. The staff are so attentive....More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment you walk though the door you know you are in for a first class experience, the decor is perfect, the staff warm, friendly and polite. we would have loved to try the resturant but on this vist we only wanted a light...More

1  Thank alchermist
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Questions & Answers
Lucy K
14 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Yes they are welcome in both of those areas but not in the main restaurant.
Julie A
17 January 2017|
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Julie A all of The Red Lion is now accessible to wheelchair users
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 26
British, Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 780297
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