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The Red Lion

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
High Street, Southwick PO17 6EF, England
+44 23 9237 7223
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
High Street, Southwick PO17 6EF, England
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Reviews (240)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is what I would title a "homely pub". Really friendly staff (same family?) who are most attentive and helpful, superb home cooked food which left nothing to be desired. Make sure you are hungry then you will really enjoy this great tavern. (the beers...More

Thank geoff n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal, beautifully cooked and served piping hot. The legendry steak and ale pie is always a must. Thank you Steve and Sally for another super evening.

Thank Jenny N
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Been here several times as always get a warm welcome from Sally and Steve. The food is superb Sally's Sunday roast beef brisket is particularly fabulous and her sea food chowder is to die for in fact she should sell in in the village shop!...More

Thank Louise P
56maureen, Owner at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us and i am so glad you have enjoyed the food and atmosphere,we like to make all our customers feel welcome and look forward to you returning soon

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Booked a table by email for 4 people to arrive, 1st Oct at 13.30, which was easy to do on their website. The location is easy to find with parking at the rear. Arrived with a warm welcome & shown our table, there were only...More

1  Thank 712Tom
56maureen, Owner at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for reviewing us.We look forward to seeing you soon Regards Steve

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were recommended to come to this place for the legendary steak and ale pie. The people who recommended it were three sets of neighbours who went on about it so much we thought we must try it! We came for Sunday lunch and most...More

2  Thank Fibanes
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Checked with them by phone for availability of a table in an hour's time. No problem. Arrived for our 1 pm booking, and although the place was nearly full, we were served our drinks immediately, ordered the main courses (skipped starters) which followed in less...More

1  Thank cooperman1275
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Faultless service and the food was excellent well presented and arrived promptly. It was relatively busy when we were there. Found the staff or owners very friendly.

1  Thank SimonRomsey
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Ate at The Red Lion the other night with some very close friends. We all had different starters which were enjoyed very much. Then we all ordered the steak pie. I count myself as a bit of a pie expert and I have to say...More

1  Thank Binky023
Reviewed 6 September 2017

popped into The Red, by chance sampled sunday lunch EXCELLENT beef brisket was great !! amazing ambience lots of D day history, own car park, friendly staff , very helpful A MUST

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The ambience of the Red Lion has not changed much in the last 30 years. What has changed, however, is the number of customers. There was a time when it would be impossible to get a table on a Friday evening, however, we went on...More

1  Thank champagnesue2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Southwick PO17 6EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southwick
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9237 7223
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