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The White Lion

$$ - $$$, British,
135 Buxton Road, Disley SK12 2HA, England
+44 1663 762800
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (32 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
135 Buxton Road, Disley SK12 2HA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We called in for lunch and were very impressed with the large range of well kept cask ales and the very tasty, home cooked sunday lunch, the price of which was very competitive.

Thank GillyTV
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend and I had planned on visiting one of the local tourist attractions and had planned in advance our lunch on arrival in the area. We had chosen to have lunch at the White Lion. Having read the reviews were really looking forward to...More

Thank rosie a
sheena c, Owner at The White Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so sorry for you inconvenience but we had to clean the deep fat fryer and the delivery of fresh oil was late it is extremely rare for our kitchen to not be open on time

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The pub last week.. superbly kept Ales good choice of wines and spirits and the home made pies were awesome. Do yourself a favour if you're in the area and take drop in. The White Lion ticks all the boxes.

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub not far from Lyme Park. The food was delicious; massive portions and a great selection of beers. There was free Wi-Fi and best of all it was very dog friendly.

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Our walking group called in for a post walk lunch and we were not disappointed. I won’t list all our meals but everyone declared themselves very pleased. However, I can vouch for the steak pie, chips and peas - excellent and less than £9.00! They...More

1  Thank BigPhilCheshire
sheena c, Owner at The White Lion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and we look forward to seeing you all again

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Wanted some pub grub on are way back from a visit to Blue john mines looked on TripAdvisor and saw this pub sold great pies and it didn't disappoint I had the chicken n mushroom and my husband had the steak and stilton one very...More

Thank Niki G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Excellent Sunday lunch at a decent price. Roast beef and Yorkshire pud yum yum. And there's a great choice of cask ales to choose from as well as an extensive menu of delicious home cooked food. Plenty of room to spread out. A real comfortable...More

Thank stebay47
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch after reading the glowing reviews on trip advisor. We weren’t disappointed! We enjoyed a couple of delicious pies with good, old fashioned style chips... yum, yum! We were a bit early (only ones in the pub) but still got...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Food and drink ordered at the bar, when its cooked, its brought to the table. Good home cooked food, pies, ribs, the menu has a lot to choose from. The beer is always good , and they now have a lovely selection of gins.

Thank annex394
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Not our first time at the white lion but as good as ever. Great food , great beer and a very relaxed atmosphere. Good traditional English food .

Thank neilriley75
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Mark F
31 August 2018|
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Response from sheena c | Property representative |
Sorry only just seen this been busy in the kitchen we always advise you phone to book
Mike S
30 December 2017|
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Response from Kingfiisher | Reviewed this property |
The telephone number I have is 01663 762800, is this the one you called? Don't give up the food and drink are above what you'd expect for the reasonable prices.
Chris P
12 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Buxton Road, Disley SK12 2HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Disley
  • Phone Number: +44 1663 762800
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