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The Lion Inn

Waters Upton | Telford, Telford TF6 6NP, England
+44 1952 541317
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (29 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waters Upton | Telford, Telford TF6 6NP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit The Lion Inn quite frequently and the service and food is always excellent. They will use spray oil for a healthier option, and I would say the Rogan Josh is the best I have ever had. Raj and the team are great.

1  Thank Craig B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Attentive staff, great atmosphere and delicious food. We have been numerous times and really can't fault the Lion. We will definitely keep returning.

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

After a long day out a friend and myself decided on our way home we would stop off somewhere for dinner. My friend suggested going to the lion as previously we have been unable to fault this venue unfortunately we were majorly disappointed. There were...More

Thank Releh
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Popped into the Lion on way home from shopping trip. Lovely friendly welcome and super meal as always, The Lamb Tawa was amazing - full of flavour and the lamb so tender. The Lion is worth the drive out into the countryside.

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent food full of flavour. Staff very friendly and polite. A really great tasting curry that just burst with flavour. I would really recommend this restaurant and I will definitely return.

Thank jon f
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our regular Indian restaurant recently closed and we have been looking for a replacement - not been to the Lion for a while but Raj and Nisha welcomed us like old friends - the food was of a great standard, served by attentive staff in...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Went out with friends, usually use vouchers to save money but the meal, service, restaurant, the whole experience was worth every penny. The best curry I have ever had. Will definitely be going back again. Highly recommend

Thank Traciecherry
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Again and again Raj provides great tasting food and fantastic customer service The food is so fresh and full of flavour and served with a smile In all the restaurants I have been too Raj’s Bombay potatoes can still not be beat Of course will...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I visited the lion inn for a family meal. As I do on a regular basis, I can't recommend enough. Customer service is something that can not be beaten by the competitors nor is the food! From starters to deserts this food is definitely a...More

Thank Ash J
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

1st visited on trip to Shropshire 5 years ago only regret is taking so long to go back. Beautiful food & excellent service from Raj & staff. I had the Lamb Thawa definitely the best curry I've ever had. Highly recommend.

Thank Marlene H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 65
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waters Upton | Telford, Telford TF6 6NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Telford
  • Phone Number: +44 1952 541317
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The Lion at Waters Upton, a Shropshire Country pub, Indian Restaurant and Takeaway.A perfect blend of Indian and British hospitality, set amid the Shropshire countryside yet just a short drive from Telford, The Lion Inn at Waters Upton, serves classical Indian food within a traditional English pub.
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