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The Red Lion

₹₹ - ₹₹₹British, , European
Rawling Street, Milstead ME9 0RT, England
+44 1795 830279
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tartlet” (5 reviews)
“calves liver” (5 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
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British, Pub, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rawling Street, Milstead ME9 0RT, England
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Reviews (124)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting the red lion for many years always good food and very welcoming every time . One of the best around the local area .

Thank Derrick P
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Despite having lived just 2 miles away for over 30 years we had never been to the Red Lion until last Saturday. Tucked away on the edge of the village, the restaurant has more than adequate parking as well as an outside patio if the...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Just enjoyed a wonderful meal at this lovely restaurant. The food was superb, the atmosphere convivial, the staff attentive. A very pleasant Saturday evening!

Thank richardm11346
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

What a find! Tucked away on a country road near Milstead. A country location and a lovely secluded pub and garden. The food is not in the cheap bracket. However it's worth every penny. It was freshly cooked and delicious. If you want a little...More

Thank Brian503904
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Ideal venue for celebrating our daughter's birthday - gentle buzz of background conversation, convivial atmosphere, unobtrusive music, not too crowded, and our pre-booked table awaited us. The food was up to its usual standard. Jo provided a warm welcome and all the information we needed...More

Thank Whyard
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Visited on a really busy Saturday night. Greeted with a smile, Drinks orders taken straight away at the bar and shown straight to our table. Menu is written on a chalk board in the restaurant. Menu is quite European in style and consisted of 8...More

Thank manofkent1394
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for a family meal with son (age 13). Food is always excellent, service was good. Fabulous calves liver and fillet steak. Nothing is too much for the chef he made my son a peppercorn sauce as didn't like the one the steak came with.

Thank stevensg5
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We ate, a party of four, celebrating a birthday. It was a Saturday evening, the restaurant was very full and a bit noisy but a friendly atmosphere and comfortable seating. The adequate and varied menu was written on a board on the wall. The chef...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We went here as a group of 12 on a Friday night and it was totally full but that didn't change the service or the quality of food in any way. It's a few years since we last visited so was looking foward to trying...More

Thank hazel b
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely, without doubt the best steak and kidney pudding I've ever had..... and I've had a few! We had the restaurant to ourselves - it was Tuesday evening in mid-January celebrating my birthday and the whole night was lovely. I also had the fish soup...More

Thank Seandf1007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:45 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rawling Street, Milstead ME9 0RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Milstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1795 830279
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