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The Dandy Lion

) #5 of 46 Restaurants in Bradford-on-Avon ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
35 Market Street, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LL, England
+44 1225 863433
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“faggots” (14 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
“parsnips” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
35 Market Street, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LL, England
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Reviews (472)
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Four of us stopped here for a dinner on a Sunday evening. We sat in a cosy area on comfortable fabric-backed chairs at a good-sized table. Several of us had the mushroom Wellington, which was absolutely delicious. It was flavoursome and had a beautiful, melt-in-the-mouth...More

Thank Doctor_Deluxe
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having arrived in the town we asked around and were told favourably about this venue. Having sought it out, we found it closed, there was no menu available to show what was on offer. Neither was there any indication at what time or when the...More

Thank Stan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a drink or two while waiting to check-into our hotel next door. The place was empty save for one elderly regular, who left shortly after we arrived, and two ladies of indeterminate age (obviously locals) who were having lunch. The Manager/Owner was...More

Thank Paul S
Chris H, Owner at The Dandy Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Paul, I have to say I find this review extremely unfair. Particularly as you had popped in for a drink 20 minutes prior to our normal closing hours. As a beautiful but sometimes sleepy town, most eating and drinking establishments close at 3pm due...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We always like to be positive so I would like to say the staff were friendly although in spite of requesting to see the dessert menu, it didn't arrive. We decided based on our opinion of our main courses not to ask for it again....More

1  Thank BerkleyBird
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chris the owner/landlord of the Dandy has a gift for making all his customers feel like friends. The food is excellent and reasonably priced. If there is a problem Chris quickly rectifies the matter. The pub is in the heart of beautiful Bradford on Avon,...More

Thank singer9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our Sunday lunch. Very tasty food in a relaxed and friendly environment. We shared a pudding as we were too full for one each! Would definitely come back here again.

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant service. Great food, good sized portions, asked for extra meat! No extra charge!! Definitely recommend this place, and can't wait to visit again. Best roast in ages!!! Brilliant value!!

Thank Carole M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the family here a few weeks ago for Sunday lunch. We all had the "strip loin" of beef. All of us were very impressed with the quality of the food. I didn't write a review at the time. Just in case it wasn't...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only went in for a drink but received absolutely excellent service on a very efficient and friendly barman. The menu and specials looked superb...if we didn't have a prior booking elsewhere we would have stayed here. We will definitely return for a meal as...More

Thank Ruthie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended the Dandy Lion by a guest book in our B and B and were very glad we took the advice. We all had completely different menu choices and drinks, and nothing disappointed.

1  Thank Martyn A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Market Street, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Bradford-on-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 863433
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