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Red Lion Babcary

North Street, Babcary TA11 7ED, England
+44 1458 223230
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
North Street, Babcary TA11 7ED, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very friendly, cosy country pub with a good restaurant. We stayed in the rooms for several nights and they made us feel right at home. I sat in the lounge in front of the fire and enjoyed a very pleasant pint of...More

Thank owenc453
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Handily located just off the A37 between Yeovil and Bristol. Dropped in for a late Sunday lunch and was impressed by the warmth of welcome and the speedy service. Roast beef with trimmings was enjoyable and reasonably priced. Looked a very well run pub.

Thank bucketandden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't speak too highly of this place. Excellent balance of old style country pub with gastropub menu and modern comfortable rooms. Good local beers. Cocktail board. And just the nicest bunch of staff you could want to meet. Friendly. Attentive. Nothing too much trouble. The...More

Thank FriendoftheBear
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Looking at some of the comments, I was a little worried about taking my family here for Sunday Lunch. I shouldn't have been as the meal was lovely and plentiful. The service was excellent and the staff very friendly. I would certainly go again.

Thank slickspivSheffield
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We travelled down for a friend's surprise birthday treat, and arrived at the hotel at 4.40pm after a 3-hour drive. Unfortunately we were greeted with a sign saying "bar opens at 5, please call this number if you wish to check in". We did, but...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

When you turn off the A303 you think you will never get to this pub but keep going ...it is worth the effort. Good food and friendly service.....attractive inside and out.

Thank meme s
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Stoped of for some lovely pub grub instead of stopping in services, Great food and a nice traditional pub highly recommend

Thank Luis E
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Yesterday 23.09.17 our family ( 5 of us) went for lunch at this pub. The first issue we had on entering the bar was the landlord tearing a strip off one of his young bar staff in full view of all customers waiting to be...More

3  Thank Stephen-Ginny
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Great food with good service but quite pricey . Dog friendly, with a nice size garden and seating area.

1  Thank gaynorjones10
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visited on bank holiday evening . Did not book. Pub interior very nice. Young lad behind the bar very helpful and chatty. Had fish and chips which was ok but the food not as good as my last visit. Waitress did not table check ....More

Thank mirmaz
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Response from red895 | Property representative |
Sorry for the late response, but yes we do :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Street, Babcary TA11 7ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Babcary
  • Phone Number: +44 1458 223230
  • E-mail
The Red Lion Inn, Babcary - a beautiful thatched country pub in the heart of this unspoilt Somerset village.Pubs have always been at the heart of the local community and The Red Lion is no exception. As well as six en-suite rooms, a flagstoned bar and award winning restaurant, we also have a function room that overlooks a pretty courtyard garden and provides an ideal venue for weddings and parties. We offer a range of catering options and have our own marquee.Our team are handpicked for their personality, professionalism and ability to provide first class customer care. Wherever possible, we use local suppliers so that we can offer our customers fresh, locally sourced produce. Our role in the community is important to us and we take every opportunity to reduce our impact on the environment and our neighbourhood.Conveniently situated five minutes off the A303 and A37 The Red Lion is a perfect stop.
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