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The Lion Hotel

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Pizza, British
24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
+44 1773 824033
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (65 reviews)
“wedges” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a place I would recommend to anyone visiting area. I had a margharita pizza which was a soggy dough topped with so much cheddar cheese the grease was running off it. No sign of mazarella or basil. My friends all had food that seemed...More

Thank oscar552017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just been for Sunday evening dinner. The adults had roast, one kid had the chicken nuggets and the other had a pizza. All the meals were excellent - they were tasty and hot. The kids meal was really good. Haven't been to the Lion for...More

Thank jjc978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Lion Hotel for a meal on a busy Saturday night. The food and service was excellent. Two of us had pizzas and they were the best pizzas we had ever had. Lovely deserts too. It was also very good value at approx...More

Thank GeorginaL483
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for a family lunchtime celebration including three generations. Despite the restaurant not being full by any means, we were put in a dull back room on our own where we weren’t able to attract the attention of staff without leaving the room. We ordered...More

Thank Clare G
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Booked a table for two people at 5.30 and arrived at 5.30 as planned to be told sorry you booked a table for 7 o’clock. [i know what time we booked as I wanted to get home for 7pm] anyway we were put in the...More

Thank Paul_Gilbert
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent table service especially since a wedding party was there too. Nothing too much trouble and friendly staff. High standard of food as commented on by friends and family who had not previously been there.

Thank susangreatrex3
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Three of us had a lamb roast and one had beef. We couldn’t fault the dinner, absolutely beautiful. First time coming for something to eat, the customer service was brilliant. Because we didn’t book a table, they found us a table for four of us...More

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We went in expecting any old pub meal really. We were treated to scallops and muscles, decent white wine and friendly service. Totally recommend a visit.

Thank Alexa888
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Bedroom clean, upgraded to good standard, ensuite good, TV, bed., breakfast as asked for. Lovely friendly place. Good value.

Thank Bryck
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a drink the place seems friendly enough feels more commercialised more of a hotel business! You order a drink there’s no friendly chat it’s robotic! Would I come for a drink again probably not! Would I come for a meal? Well for...More

Thank minnie1985
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Liz S
25 April 2017|
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Response from najllib | Reviewed this property |
I think it was from 7.30 am
Carmella B
29 January 2016|
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Response from swpratt | Reviewed this property |
Believe it is on the lion website. Hope this helps.
4 July 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Bridge Street, Belper DE56 1AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
  • Phone Number: +44 1773 824033
  • E-mail
The Lion Hotel in Belper, Derbyshire is the newest of our hotels and has recently undergone a refurbishment. We’ve replaced the tired bar and restaurant area with a stunning new bar and restaurant featuring an authentic pizza oven. We have 22 beautifully furnished bedrooms which are a mixture of king, double and twin rooms dependant on your preference. It’s the perfect place to stay if you’re visiting the local area, or as a destination to relax. We often welcome back customers time and time again to the Lion Hotel in Belper, Derbyshire and have developed a high reputation on the quality of our service. Let our expert hospitality team look after you for the duration of your stay.
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