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The Red Lion at Bradley

) #3 of 204 Restaurants in Stafford $$ - $$$ British, ,
Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
+44 1785 780297
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“focaccia” (3 reviews)
“cod loin” (3 reviews)
“chicken pie” (3 reviews)
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British, Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This is our local pub, and we always receive a warm welcome from the staff whether we are there for a quick pint, a full on session or a lovely meal. The place has been done out beautifully, and the food is always top quality....More

Thank AMC-SC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a really enjoyable family meal at the Red Lion, it was a special occasion and we felt like we'd really had a treat! The setting and decor are absolutely beautiful, we were welcomed into a lovely warm reception area while we waited for everyone...More

Thank Eden B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Saturday evening with family although we had booked. Haven't been here for years and I was pleasantly surprised. Greeted when we walked in and shown to a table for pre dinner drinks. We went through to the restaurant which has been tastefully...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the restaurant very professionally staffed, friendly and attentive.There was a good selection of beers at the bar. The food order was taken in a comfortable sitting area where we waited with drinks until the starters were ready.The food was excellent welll presented and...More

Thank John2144
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to red lion for my birthday food was delicious staff excellent couldn't do enough for us would fully recommend this venue

Thank Christine T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit to The Red Lion in 3 years and it is so much better since the refurbishment. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and lovely food. Can't fault anything

Thank deanothebaggie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed dining there on pre opening night. Beautifully renovated . Good service and food, Will be back.

Thank Alexandra N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking for a new eatery in the local area and happen to come across the Red Lion - what a little gem! From the moment we arrived we were warmly welcomed and made to feel special. The menu is excellent with exceptional vegetarian...More

Thank KarenS19681973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both had the three course lunch. We did not have to wait long in between the courses, and the food hot when it came. Staff were very pleasant and helpful as well.

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have not visited for over 10 years! Under new management The Lion is back to the good old days. Friendly service, good ambience and fine food. Well done. Good to find old fashioned values are still araound

Thank Ralph R
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Questions & Answers
Lucy K
15 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Yes they are welcome in both of those areas but not in the main restaurant.
Julie A
18 January 2017|
Response from ChrisLStaffs | Property representative |
Julie A all of The Red Lion is now accessible to wheelchair users
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 24
British, Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Validated Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smithy Lane | Bradley, Stafford ST18 9DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 780297
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