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The Lions Den

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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
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2408 E White Mountain Blvd, White Mountain, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85935-7302
+1 928-367-6050
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10:00 - 02:00
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Show Low, Arizona
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88 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Passed by it a thousand times. Felt like a burger Saturday night so finally gave it a try. Old-fashioned Country/Western bar. Been there over 40 years. A little "run-down," but that's part of the charm. I had the wineburger with cheese and an order of fries. Both were very good. The burger was $7 and the fries $4, so one... More 

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Thank Richard W
Tucson, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Lions Den is a nice mellow bar with nice people, good service and Good food. The cook knows what he is doing! A rustic little bar in a mountain setting. Live music on the weekends.

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1 Thank holotaballs
Show Low, United States
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been going to the Lions Den since the early 80's. We have always had a 2nd home in Pinetop and whether we were fly fishing and playing golf on weekend get-aways from the heat or snow skiing in the winter we stop for the famous Wine Burger and a few beer with great local atmosphere.

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1 Thank brucehM8847VG
Amarillo
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great bar. We met for drinks during our Christmas vacation with family it has great choices on tap beer it has dancing live music and it may have craft beers I don't know but that's what my kids drink. LOL

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1 Thank Judy S
Jay C, Owner at The Lions Den, responded to this review

Thank you, we are glad you like our place.. More 

Oro Valley, Arizona
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The best thing about this place is its diversity. You can always go and meet new friends and they are often visitors from Tucson and Phoenix. People who are there to dance, drink and socialize always appear to be enjoying themselves. The best time to go is Friday night during the summer and hope you hit it for a Scottsdale... More 

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Jay C, Owner at The Lions Den, responded to this review

Thank you, Glad you like our place.. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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1,122 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 324 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Lions den is a happening as much as a restaurant. There are games going on the television in the bar; there are toss games being played on the large enclosed patio; there is live music on weekends; there is a great selection of bottled and draft beers (not the kind of place to quietly sip expensive wine); and there are... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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68 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Every time we come to Pinetop, we come here for happy hour. Good selection of wine and beer and appetizers.

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San Clemente, CA
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Good place to go for a good time or to watch sports. Bands Fri & Sat night. Old historic bar. Not great for wine, but everything else. Always packed when we drove by!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Ate there on Sunday night. Wine burger was superb. The rest was pretty bad, unfortunately. Two of us had fish and chips which were over-battered and extremely overcooked. Not expecting this, we had also ordered onion rings to share so by the time we left, all three of us were sick of oil. Add all this to the lack of... More 

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Thank robin v
Jay C, Owner at The Lions Den, responded to this review

Sorry your experience was not to our standards, please allow us the opportunity to make this right, as for politics... we are a sports bar and have found that broadcasting the debates at our place has not always turned out the best.. Sorry More 

Tucson
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in as we do most times in the area for a burger and a beer. Saturdays is live music night with a local band (didn't stay for that) The Hit: I had the burger and it was what I expected a good burgers. The Miss: Wife had some appetizer with 12 mini tacos that she managed to eat 2,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 02:00
Monday
10:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 02:00
Thursday
10:00 - 02:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2408 E White Mountain Blvd, White Mountain, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ 85935-7302
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Pinetop-Lakeside
  • Phone Number: +1 928-367-6050
Description
THIS IS A MUST, A WINR BUGER & ONION RINGS

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