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Red Lion

1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
+44 1204 63257
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Everthing served was stale, reheated, flavourless. Lemonade was flat, cheap quality. 1st and last visit.

Thank lappiloo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were met with excellent service then served great food in a lovely pub. Couldn't have complained about anything if I tried. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone, children also suit here as well

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Thank thomashO9445PM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reasonable meal, as you can expect from a large plastic pub food group . The meals are reasonable , but the service needs a lot to be desired. I have never experiences such a chaotic set up and bad service in my life from...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service, varied menu, good value prices, piping hot food that arrived quickly and generous portions. Don't expect gourmet but you can't ask for much more than that!

Thank LeytherMatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this pub a few weeks ago for a family meal, not a happy experience and will not return. Meals need to be ordered at the bar which was only staffed by 2 employees, when I complained about slow service I was told that it...More

3  Thank tommurphy2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived at 5 pm Husband and son in tow, Sticky table and menu cards, Lasagne awful, service lack lustre as they were too busy setting up for evening rush and waiting for evening staff to clock on and other staff having their lunch break! Visited...More

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family meal was lovely but staff were difficult to come by. We needed our table cleaning and had to go searching for staff and it seemed as though they were short staffed behind the bar too. We went at 4pm so peak time I guess...More

Thank wendiwoo76
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As a family 5 of us went for a birthday meal for my son We all chose different meals & I ordered the steak & ale pie when it came there was probably 15 chips lots of peas then there was the pie!! The pastry...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Called for lunch today, the table looked sticky. Moved table, the menus were filthy, there was three or four emus on the table and they were disgusting, Imwiped mine with a baby wipe which took loads of black filth off. Food was ok, it won't...More

Thank red1308
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Group of us went here on sunday. The staff were very helpful. The food though was ok nothing special. I know it was a pub, but to be honest had better at weatherspoons

Thank oakworth2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Salford Road | Over Hulton, Bolton BL5 1BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 63257
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