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The Red Lion Inn Handbridge

37 Overleigh Road | Handbridge, Chester CH4 7HL, England
+44 1244 630868
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
14 Sep 2017
“Under New Management”
3 Jan 2017
“New Years Eve”
Closed Now
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CUISINES
British, Pub
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
37 Overleigh Road | Handbridge, Chester CH4 7HL, England
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21 - 30 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 July 2013

The food previously was nice but with the new chef the food has really gone up a notch! the price was very reasonable and the food was utterly terrific!!

Thank Mr R
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

Thank you for you lovely and honest review and we would love to have you here again. Regards Dan

Reviewed 27 June 2013

Nice pub with nice food and nice beer,very friendly and cosy.outside area out back very nice on a hot day,kid friendly..good menu in pub our favourite is the Sunday roasts. Good service and good landlord.

Thank barneyelle
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

What a lovely review, thank you for taking the time to write it. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Dan

Reviewed 22 June 2013

I have had several trips to the Red Lion and every time the food and service has been excellent (I strongly recommend the specials board which changes frequently). Real restaurant food and service at pub price,a very rare find indeed !! Many thanks John and...More

Thank John A
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

Can not thank you enough for your kind words, I'm really pleased you enjoyed yourself on your last visit. Hope to see you soon. Regards Dan

Reviewed 13 June 2013 via mobile

Great menu with a light bite se ction. Special deals on certain days. Try the steak night. Sunday lunch excellent value and very filling.

Thank cestrian2010
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

Thanks for the review, look forward to catering for you again. Regards Dan

Reviewed 27 May 2013

Excellent Sunday roast, quality food,clean and friendly service. Children enjoyed it too. Would recommend.

Thank M1kej
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit to the red lion and hope to see you again soon.Regards Dan

Reviewed 16 May 2013

Absolutely amazing food; clean plates all round. Service, setting, evertthing spot on. Definitely visit again. Many thanks Dan - Steve & Nik x

Thank Nicola W
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2013

A big big thank you for your kind words, here at the red lion we pride our selfs on our homemade foods and its a real treat to be thanked for our hard work. Hope to see you soon, Thanks again. Regards Dan

Reviewed 27 April 2013

The food was delicious. I had the steak burger and it was so tasty. My friend had chicken after seeing pictures and she was not at all disappointed. Nothing was too much trouble. For me being a sweet lover I was more interested in the...More

Thank SamWChester
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2013

Thank you for your top review! Really pleased you enjoyed your visit hope to see you again soon. Regards Dan.

Reviewed 27 April 2013

Being a single man I fancied going out for a meal one evening..I had heard that the Red lion in Handbridge was rather good,so I gave it a go.. An very glad I did.. The food and presentation was excellent and the service was very...More

Thank colin l
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2013

Really glad you enjoyed your visit and you felt welcome, hope you will be joining us again soon. Thanks for the review. Regards Dan

Reviewed 17 April 2013

The Red Lion Inn serves great home cooked food to a high standard. I tried the gourmet burger tonight which was delicious.. The presentation of the food is also a bonus!! I recommend to everyone :)

1  Thank frankieepav
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2013

Thanks for your lovely review I'm really pleased you enjoyed your visit, hope to see you again soon. Regards Dan

Reviewed 15 April 2013 via mobile

After a hard days shopping we decided to take a visit to the Red Lion after being highly recommend by many others, we walked into into the pub and were instantly greeted with a warm welcome from the bartender, and seated to a table by...More

Thank heshmk4
Daniel J, Owner at The Red Lion Inn Handbridge, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2013

Thanks for a really nice indepth reviewing really please you enjoyed your experience here and look forward to having you as our guests again. Regards Dan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
British, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Overleigh Road | Handbridge, Chester CH4 7HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 630868
Description
The Red Lion Inn is a traditional quirky British pub serving fine foods and cask ales
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