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The Red Lion Inn

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830584
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had previously visited this pub a couple of years ago whilst staying nearby. We remembered it being lovely and cosy so had no hesitation in going back. It is a traditional pub with an open fire and a cosy welcoming feel. There appeared to be plenty of locals meeting up which is always a good sign. We are having... More 

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Quorn, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Alnmouth for the New Year and booked a meal the night before we left. We had tried to to have a meal a few nights before but as it was New Year it was fully booked. This is a lovely traditional pub with a homely feel and a nice welcome. We all had a main meal,... More 

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Chesterfield,Derbyshire
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looked for a child and dog friendly pub in Almouth and this came up. I read the reviews and they were all positive. It didn't let us down. Because we had the dog we had to have lunch in the bar which was 'cosy'. We didn't mind. It was New Years Day and everyone we met in there greeted us... More 

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Derbyshire
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here during our stay it was very nice and staff are friendly. We sat near an open fire very cosy and returned in the evening for drinks in the bar. Would recommend a visit

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Thank Lynne A
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Alnmouth on a cold windy day and after walking a few miles along the beach we headed to the Red Lion for lunch. Very friendly pub and dog friendly. We both ordered the hot beef baguettes which were huge. The onion rings came in a bowl big enough for us all to share and we had some left... More 

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Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had late lunch today at the lion, this is the best place to eat in Alnmouth the steak pie and chips with mushy peas, no good for your wasteline but great for the taste buds. The staff were friendly and a good selection of beer, this is a great place to visit after a walk along the beach.

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Thank Ross W
UK
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115 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We dropped in for a beer - excellent - and this would be the place I would choose to stay in Alnmouth. A brief and enjoyable visit

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Had yet another great meal in alnmouth. We had been here previously for a few drinks and decided to have a change of plan from the local Italian to Sunday lunch ( more like dinner as I had rang ahead and they serve Sunday lunch till 8pm) we ate at 7pm and the food was as they described fresh, warm... More 

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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

It is a nice pub near the golf course. The food is really great (photos included). It was fully packed at lunchtime even though we visited in a cold winter day. Seems to be popular with the locals. I would go back.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Very limited early bird menu that didn't excite (veg broth or pate starters) limited main menu that was less than the one online disappointingly. Desserts were not appropriate for a cold late autumn evening (ice cream or white chocolate pannacotta), would have loved a crumble and custard. Lovely sausage and mash with crumbled black pudding adding to the gravy with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Alnmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 830584

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?