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The Red Lion Inn

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22 Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2RJ, England
+44 1665 830584
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Thank Jusboro
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here for lunch every day during our stay. Fantastic food, great selection of ales and offering value for money. Great dog friendly pub. Staff really friendly and accommodating. Well worth a visit!

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Thank JeremysPaws
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous weekend at the Red Lion in Alnmouth. We stayed in the Luxury suite and it didn't disappoint. Newly refurbished, it way stunningly decorated with a huge comfy bed, a fabulous bath and they even supplied fluffy bath robes, tea and coffee and a box of delicious local fudge. The little touches were much appreciated. Saturday night we... More 

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Thank Julie S
Durham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch with meats and steak and ale pie. Beer was good too and good choice. Lovely atmosphere with mix of families, couples and dog friendly. Would recommend.

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Thank MrWishyWashy
Newcastle
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134 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

.....£22.50 for a bottle of Prosecco is a liberty! Expect to pay that at posh hotel for Christmas function albeit grudgingly but in a small country pub, it's a total Mackey take!

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Thank iwannaliveincalabona
Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here food, the staff are fabulous. Nothing was any trouble for them. We had a breakfast bun-and they stop breakfast menu at 11am,we arrived at 11.05 and yes we could have what we wanted. We booked a table for tea at 5.30 for the same day. As we were going to Craster for most of the day. We... More 

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Thank jeannieperry1960
Co Durham
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103 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here frequently whilst staying in Alnmouth. It's a warm welcoming pub with good beer, good food and a great atmosphere. Moreover it's dog friendly. If you're looking for a good hostelry this is the place to be especially next to the roaring fire on a winters night.

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Thank tomboy11
Hawick, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Often eat lunch here with my parents who are local-indeed it is in my ex village- it always feels like coming home!It is enjoyed by locals and visitors alike so always provides an interesting cross section. The ambience is cosy,warm and friendly the service good and the food competently prepared and plentiful. Dogs are welcome which is a great bonus... More 

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Thank demelza1770
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After ordering food, took a lovely seat next to the fire, only to be asked to move next to the door so a larger family could sit next to the fire! Disappointing as we were on our honeymoon'

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united kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a walk on the fantastic beach and before a local ghost hunt event we ate our evening meal at the Red Lion - this pub had been highly recommended to us by numerous people. I am so glad we listened to this advice. A warm welcome was given with our drinks, The food we ordered arrived hot and fresh... 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, Gluten Free Options
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
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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?