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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never fail to be pleased by the quality of the Sunday lunch at the Lion. The pub itself is lovely and finished to a good standard and the staff are very friendly and helpful. I have never had food here that is less than excellent. Keep it up!

Thank SuperChin
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband went to the golden lion for a coffee and as soon as we walked through the door we had a friendly welcome. Lovely warm service and recommend this pub! Will definitely be coming back again

Thank Estherleek
1 review
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal cooked by Vivienne, we had the lion burger and chicken goujons, we sat in the garden which was lovely in the sun. Asked for the lion burger to be cooked medium well and it was cooked exactly how we like it, the chicken goujons were cooked perfectly and not dried out. Lots of food and friendly... More 

Thank Maria W
Newport, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We were greeted and looked after by Chelsea who was very attentive. Lovely atmosphere, superb food, great service. Nothing was to much trouble, when we asked for more bread, it was brought over immediately. We have eaten here many times and also celebrated our birthday in the function room 10/10 Golden Lion. Highly recommend

Thank Sheila B
Newport, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Called in for lunch on a sunny Thursday. New Italian chef in place with a great, fresh menu which accommodates vegetarian and vegan dishes. Good solid traditional dishes which a village pub should deliver but the new fresh approach is a delight. Try it you will not be disappointed, Louise will help you navigate through the new menu and suggest... More 

Thank brian s
Brno, Czech Republic
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely afternoon in the Lion. Great new decor (v comfy chairs). Barman (Jamie) was brilliant, excellent service. Louise the owner was fabulous (a first class host). Great choice of wine, gin, beer etc. Didn't try the food, but the menu looked very good. I'll be back!

Thank jmyrab
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We were passing through and fancied lunch, was welcomed by very friendly staff, asked if they were serving food and replied by a yes and passed menus, offered to bring our drinks to our table which was very kind. Sat in the garden and what a lovely garden area, we ordered the steak baguette and the lamb burger, we cut... More 

Thank Kresta A
Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

After moving back to Magor I would like to thank, thea , blonde Katie,Evan,Chelsea, they are a great bunch of bar staff, thanking you all for making feel welcome. They are all brilliant at there jobs, always serving s with a smile and knowing what I drink now, don't even have to ask. Well done team Lisa fowler

Thank Lisa S
Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic little pub, my partner and I have lived in the village for a while and had only been in for a drink. He booked the table as a surprise. The dining area is lovely and away from the bar. The food was absolutely incredible, my partner had a steak which was cooked to perfection and I had... More 

Thank 3kayfish
Monmouthshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing dinner, best we have had out for ages, would reccomend the fillet burger. Lovely staff (thanks Kate our waitress). Will definitely be making it a local to visit. Nice garden with play area for kids

Thank silver_shelly

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms

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Address: The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Monmouthshire > Magor
Number of rooms: 1
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“Don't go here to eat”
 of 5 bubbles 407lesleyt, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We didn't stay here just had a meal, but what a meal.”
 of 5 bubbles skippyManchester, 2 Jul 2014 | Read review
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