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Red Bar & Lounge

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
45 Dene Street, Dorking RH4 2DW, England
+44 1306 882222
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (51 reviews)
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
45 Dene Street, Dorking RH4 2DW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went with a large group of friends for a Christmas meal. The food was outstanding - my fish was cooked to perfection and had a delicious sauce. My mackerel starter was also tasty and nicely presented whilst my cheese course was outstanding in both quality...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Intrepidtravellers_8
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very slow service. This was a Christmas lunch. Beef was inedible, no Yorkshire puddings. Not enough vegetables for our group of 9 and when we asked for more we were charged for extras. Staff not attentive, very offhand. Noisy.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank margaret154
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a large group so had pre booked and ordered. The service was friendly and professional. All our courses arrived together and the food was delicious, well presented and full of flavour. The young waiter and waitress regularly checked that everything was ok and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vicky m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Red bar on a Sunday lunchtime it was not a planned visit and we arrived just after 2pm. A lovely waitress found us a table luckily it wasn't too busy . The menu looked good so I went for a turkey roast...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andrewrN396LX
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at 12 noon just as the restaurant was opening by a very cheerful staff member we were asked if we wanted to eat and were shewn to a well furnished table in a quiet and comfortable area of the eatery. Our drinks order...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Barry Y
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I recently dropped in for Sunday lunch with a friend. We were the first table seated. Due to an issue with the ovens we were advised that we probably wouldn't be served our food for at least 45 minutes. Being in no hurry that was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dennisbH7954XL
Reviewed 29 October 2018

A great big thank you to Eric, Lorraine and the team for a great evening. Fantastic food and amazing service. Only wished we still lived local but will visit local friends more regularly. Amazing Eric, many thanks, and many many congratulations on the little addition...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mary W
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Well,there were 20 of us the meals were excellant as usual ,the staff were very helpful ,looking forward to going again soon .Thankyou

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank valbrookeuk
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

The food and service use to be very good, but now has dropped. The food has dropped in quality, serving BURNT FOOD!

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank Freddie F
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Seem to have a few new members of staff in place who were still learning the ropes eg not use which beers were available and a bit nervous in dealing with customers. However service remained good - though sometimes a little over attentive, 3 people...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BedsAndFood
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23 April 2018|
Response from smurfkelly007 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
18 October 2017|
Response from roadsmun1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry wish I could but not been into Dorking for a while but you certainly won’t be disappointed
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12 September 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
12:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Dene Street, Dorking RH4 2DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Dorking
  • Phone Number: +44 1306 882222
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