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The Lion at Farnsfield

Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
+44 1623 883566
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a family gathering last week celebrating a 70th birthday. Everything ran smoothly with the pre-ordered meals and the staff were very friendly and helpful with just the right amount of attentiveness. The food was absolutely superb and the sticky toffee pudding extremely tasty. We...More

1  Thank meandmybloke
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited here for my father in laws 70th birthday and it was wonderful! We took up a whole corner section as there was around 20 of us and the staff did not once buckle under the pressure of our drinks, food, kids etc requests....More

1  Thank Clturley83
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What can I say fabulous food & excellent service, you couldn't ask for more. I arranged a leaving lunch for a colleague, we pre ordered for ease as we all needed to get back to work afterwards. Service was great everybody enjoyed there food. I...More

1  Thank Robo15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch to this place. Staff are really friendly. Atmosphere is just perfect and even if you don't want to eat then just having a drink is great and you are not made to feel like you have to eat. I chose to have...More

1  Thank Crosslips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the decor and chandeliers, really good atmosphere. Ordered fish and chips for the hubby and belly pork for me. Both plates were wiped clean lol. It's the second time my hubby had the fish because it's so good. Excellent service too

1  Thank Karon P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First timers and impressed with the venue and clientele. Food is pretty good, not stunning but more than happy. Staff are youthful and attentive. Village is very nice and it looks a perfect match. We will be back for sure. PS.... Answer that phone a...More

1  Thank Seasoned1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the lion at Farnsfield for our wedding anniversary meal, what a fantastic meal, sat down for our meal we had waiter service they wasn't pushy at all took our drinks order, and when we was ready took our order well the food...More

2  Thank Rob G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this pub/restaurant for the first time last night, July 29th. We met up with some friends and both parties had travelled some distance to get there. We certainly weren't disappointed. Our table was ready for us and we were seated straight away. The...More

2  Thank SheeandDav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I eat at the Lion a lot, also I book for a group every Christmas and the Christmas meal is also the nest in the area, I have never had such perfect turkey than at the Lion just perfect. The Sunday lunch here is also...More

2  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freshly cooked tasty food in very pleasant surroundings with friendly staff at a reasonable price. Will call again when in the area.

3  Thank DianaMBrown
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Farnsfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 883566
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