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The Lion at Farnsfield

Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
+44 1623 883566
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Birthday celebrations for Liz, Claire, so we had a group booking .. This is an ideal restaurant for such an occasion. The place is a traditional country pub set in a lovely village. It has a separate bar where you can order a drink whilst...More

3  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very very disappointed after being recommended this place we chose to pay a visit on a special occasion. Turned away from the Resturant, then ten minutes later offered a table in the restaurant to another couple who came in after us. Went for drinks sat...More

2  Thank Worthy974
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in Oxton and was looking for somewhere with a pub lunch. Found this very close to where we were staying and it was lovely! Gorgeous food and reasonably priced! We sat on the outdoor terrace and it was lovely with the twinkly lights. A...More

Thank Palmlea22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not been for a while, heard that the place has had a facelift, which is very quirky but stunning ! All the staff are the same which indicates that they are a happy family, that’s a good thing 👌 The meal. My husband literally starved...More

2  Thank dlj1310
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is amazing highly recommend visiting, the staff both bar and restaurant are great delivering great service. Lovely atmosphere inside and out.

1  Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So, our favourite restaurant and pub (the Lion at farnsfield) has been closed for refurbishment and my family and I had the pleasure of dining there the evening it re opened...WOW! We were worried that it would be ultra modern and lose its ‘country pub’...More

Thank cl4ir3b34r
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

First visit for us this weekend although it’s only 15 minutes from home. The food for all 5 of us was delicious. Service was very efficient and friendly. Good relaxed atmosphere and definitely will visit again

1  Thank Dide49
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We visited last night with friends. We enjoyed a relaxed drink at the bar first whilst browsing the menu, Plenty of choice for draft beers and drinks. We all had a tree course meal, deep fried scampi to start shared with my wife. I had...More

2  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The old Red Lion pub has evolved into a very fine restaurant, but still retains much of the original bar and fireplace. The majority of pubs offer food of some sort and most of it is pretty good, but the menu and the food at...More

1  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit,first time was Sunday lunch which was excellent this time was a Monday afternoon and again a perfect meal,the quality of food served is very good and well presented but at a really good price,the restaurant decor is also very nice...More

2  Thank longpod212
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Farnsfield NG22 8EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Farnsfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1623 883566
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