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Friendly & Reasonably Priced

I have brought my young family in here several times during the day now. Although the decor is a... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Sean Q
Durham, United Kingdom
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Welcoming and warming

It was a cold afternoon early January. We went into the Golden Lion for a drink and were... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2016
Don J
Richmond, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good12%
  • Average25%
  • Poor38%
  • Terrible0%
7 Sep 2018
23 Aug 2018
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Market Place, Richmond DL10 4QL, England
+44 1748 518648
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

I've been here many times over the years and this establishment has remained true to it's roots as a very very good drinking pub. Decor is fairly basic as is the seating and surroundings and that only adds to the general ambience of the place...More

Thank TerenceAllan
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Nice enough surroundings but the beer was off. A really minging cloudy sour pint. The response from staff was much ruder than I'd hoped which was a shame.

Thank ChristopherF1927
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This was our second pub visited on arrival in Richmond for our latest walking tour. They offer just 3 pull pumps, but the one we chose was out of action (temporarily) so we had to make do with Hobgoblin Gold which is not a favourite...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I have brought my young family in here several times during the day now. Although the decor is a little tired, it lends itself to being an aged drinking house (the oldest in Barney) and adds to its quaintness. It's not modern and contemporary and...More

Thank Sean Q
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Went into here after seeing a 4.5 star review. How? The drinks were fine, and the bar lady was friendly enough but the decor was shabby and the outside beer garden was something else. Needs a good renovation.

Thank Minsterboy59
Reviewed 12 February 2016

It was a cold afternoon early January. We went into the Golden Lion for a drink and were immediately greeted by the warmth of the place. The general atmosphere starts from behind the bar and we were made welcome by (I believe) Emma -attentive, knows...More

Thank Don J
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

I am bar staff here at the golden lion. We have discos and bands playing alternative Saturday's and have a lot of events coming up eg rock and roll bingo, beer pong and pool tournaments etc. The golden lion is lovely and quiet through the...More

Thank Dionne H
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

If you're looking for a quiet place, then this isn't the place to go! Music very loud. Not a lot of seating but if you are interested in sport one side of the pub had a wide screen TV. As we only popped in for...More

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