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The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
+44 1209 860332
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“baked alaska” (16 reviews)
“mixed grill” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
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1 - 10 of 466 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked here for a Sunday roast whilst holidaying in the area. We are so pleased we found this place. Stunning location, good parking, homely, welcoming and friendly yet professional. One of the best roast dinners we've eaten in a long time and desserts to...More

1  Thank HolidayFoodies
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you. We are so pleased with your lovely review, I will be sure to pass onto the whole Team. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub very friendly and helpful staff and the food was delicious. Belly pork was absolutely spot on and the baked Alaska fabulous. We WILL be back.More

1  Thank Tigerfan77
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review and I totally agree with you on the Baked Alaska, But have you tried the Pavlova? A mountain of meringue with Roddas Cornish Clotted Cream and homemade real fruit salad drizzled over the top....another real delight... Hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How disappointing for 3 out of 5 guests . Apparently gluten free garlic bread needs to be burnt for the butter to melt ! Gammon egg and chips is Ham egg and chips ! The cheese soufflé was black on the bottom. It took 3/4...More

3  Thank angiematthew26
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

What a shame you did not enjoy, what hundreds of people absolutely love. Gluten free garlic bread is not on the menu, so I believe our Chef excelled himself in producing this request for you and would certainly not of let it go out burnt....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat here now in the restaurant after a great meal playing cards with my family enjoying great lager. We all enjoyed our food and the baked Alaska was ace. We have a camper van outside but it’s a bit chilly to go out just yet....More

Thank KMorelli
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking time to post a review. So pleased you enjoyed your time away, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. If you are thinking of camping in the Summer, you will need to book early to avoid disappointment.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch to see what it was like and will definitely be eating here again. Food was absolutely delicious, fantastic service, beautiful setting and very reasonably priced. Would highly recommend a visit.More

1  Thank christopherlee1934
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris Thank you for your review and we're glad you enjoyed your lunch. Just to let you know, we have added a few more items to the Lunch Menu, including a Steak & Philly Hot Baguette, why not pop in again soon to give...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

a lovely place to eat and relax. we only live about 5 minutes away. staff are very helpful and the food is very good. a must for anyone!

Thank Y9467QKsusans
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review, we are all pleased you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon, We have ContraBand playing 60's music tomorrow evening, if you'd like to pop along. Thanks Sarah

Reviewed 5 November 2017

Wow, what a great location, Speaking to the locals this site was a jungle prior to the new owners taking over and they are working hard to improve the camp site, everyday we were there improvements were being made, the owners were honest and open...More

Thank rod e
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Hi Rod Thanks for taking the time to post a review of our campsite. We have worked very hard since purchasing the pub back in May, and its heartwarming to know its appreciated. We still have lots to do..... Look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Staff very friendly and helpful.Pub garden beautiful and relaxing even though we were sitting out in November having a bite to eat. Baguettes were warmed up which made them all the more enjoyable.

Thank Richard S
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Hello Richard. Thank you for taking the time to post a comment on Trip Advisor. I will pass your comments onto the team, particularly the new gardener, as he has spruced it up everywhere - glad his hard work is showing.

Reviewed 1 November 2017

A great meal and lovely friendly staff we stayed in the motor home for 2 nights at the camp site over looking the lake

Thank unhappy58
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

So pleased you enjoyed your stay, and thank you for sharing your review on Trip Advisor. Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 November 2017

We have always liked the Golden Lion the beer is always spot on, the service attentive , but not pushy, but the menu of late had become decidedly uninspired. Now with new owners and a new chef the change is amazing. The service, is ,possibly...More

Thank Robert H H
sarah s, Owner at The Golden Lion Inn & Lakeside Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Brilliant... I loved reading your review. We purchased the pub in May, and between the downpours, we have concentrated on getting the campsite, car park, washing facilities and children's play area completed. Now the winter is here, we are going to look at "sprucing up"...More

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Sarah T
9 September 2017|
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Response from sarah s | Property representative |
yes we do
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amy4next
5 March 2017|
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Response from Rebecca K | Reviewed this property |
Monday - Friday 12-2 & 6-9pm Saturday and Sunday 12-9pm
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Rachel N
24 October 2016|
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Response from Steve E | Reviewed this property |
Yes this restaurant will be open on Christmas Eve, you would need to book early to ensure you are booked in ok.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stithians Lake | Menherion, Redruth TR16 6NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Redruth
  • Phone Number: +44 1209 860332
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