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The Red Lion

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
2 Fakenham Road, Drayton, Norwich NR8 6PW, England
+44 1603 867262
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“beef” (24 reviews)
“stuffing” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Fakenham Road, Drayton, Norwich NR8 6PW, England
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at the red lion Drayton with the family after visiting a near by garden centre.on arriving we had a exceptionally warm welcome by all the staff.we were told of the carvery and other special.i had a large carvery and went up to the...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in for an early evening carvery. It represents great value and the meat was very tasty. The veg and trimmings tasted like they had been sitting around for a while, a bit dried out. The venue itself is rather tired looking - not...More

Thank Orient-fan-101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Call me pompous if you like but I don't take kindly to being addressed as mate. We are not in Australia.

Thank John S
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are sorry you feel this way,I will pass on your feedback and can only apologise that this has upset you We value all comments and I will have a look into it Many thanks The Red Lion Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is with admiration that I acknowledge the work ethic of the landlord and his wife - they work tirelessly to make this place the success it appears to be - under their leadership the staff do a first class job too. Danni, Stuart and...More

Thank John F H
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your amazing feedback, we have a great team here at the Red Lion. I will most definitely pass on your kind words. We hope to see you again very soon Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

never had a bad meal here. Carvery is amazing and also the food menu is very varied so lots of choice for everyone. also, shows sports in a separate part of the pub which is always a good atmosphere. Very friendly staff too.More

Thank Tilly-tot92
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind feedback, we try our very best to ensure every guest has a great visit here at the Red Lion. I will pass on your review to the staff and we hope to see you again very soon Many thanks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this place was fantastic ie food good value & tasty, service was top notch & was very clean :)

Thank custard1977
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us a great review. I will pass on your kind words to all of the staff and we hope to see you again soon. Many thanks The Red Lion Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely roast dinners, great value, eating area away from the bar, so nice and cosy if out with friends. Nice menu varied choice, caters from most tastes

Thank lindaI3017ss
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind feedback, I will ensure your review gets shared with the staff. We look forward to seeing you again for a visit in the future The Red Lion Team

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Went to the Red Lion for dinner and everything was cooked to perfection, I had a cheeky pink gin (or 5) which soon turned into a double once I was told it was only £1.50 extra! The staff in the bar area had big welcoming...More

Thank Norwichgal97
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, the staff will be pleased to hear that you had a lovely evening here with us. I will pass on your kind comments about Chloe :) We hope to see you again very soon The Red Lion Team

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Decided to call in for lunch on Friday 15/6/18 along with my sister and our Mum. Two of us ordered from the carvery and thoroughly enjoyed delicious, succulent roast beef & turkey with a generous selection of freshly cooked vegetables & Yorkshires smothered in the...More

Thank randrews421
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Last night visited the Red Lion and had a meal with my daughter the gourmet burger 🍔 was fantastic then we decided to stay for the quiz such a good night so much fun and Lane was real professional will be back 😀More

Thank kedz2018
RLM123456, General Manager at The Red Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your feedback, I will pass on your lovely comments to Lane as she takes a lot of time ensuring the quiz is a very fun part of the week here at The Red Lion. Good choice on the Gourmet burger as this...More

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Trevor W
29 April 2018|
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Response from RLM123456 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Only the garden unfortunately
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Emma H
7 April 2018|
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Response from RLM123456 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We use a French dressing on all of our salads The Red Lion Team
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Brian G
9 March 2016|
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Response from jezz c | Reviewed this property |
a agghh sorry meant to do the drayton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Fakenham Road, Drayton, Norwich NR8 6PW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Norwich  >  Drayton
  • Phone Number: +44 1603 867262
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