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The White Lion

) #9 of 72 Restaurants in Leek $$ - $$$ , British,
Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
+44 1538 398823
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (41 reviews)
“goujons” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
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1 - 10 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Wednesday lunch time pensioners special is really good value for money. Although the menu is limited the food is very good. The staff are friendly and helpful, and service is good.

Thank elizabeth091147
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've just come back from The White Lion after great experiences of their Sunday roast, thought we'd try a Saturday night meal. Got to say I can not fault the service or the food. I opted for the Sirloin steak with melted Stilton in Madeira...More

Thank Mick1863
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We was desperately looking for somewhere to eat on Sunday 4th June and they got us in and thank god they did wow it was amazing lamb dinner to die for friendly staff cheap prices will be back

Thank kerrie k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Leek overnight and were recommended to dine at The White Lion. The starters were to die for, satay chicken skewers, salt and pepper chicken goujons and sticky ribs ......very good sized portions and beautifully cooked and presented. The main meals were plentiful...More

Thank 22Sunlover22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visit the White Lion with my elderly Mum quite often. I can recommend it to anyone! The staff are always welcoming, chatty and most of all efficient. The food is always top notch. Everything is freshly cooked and delicious. I would love to try...More

Thank ChrisHunt1957
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Good food, well cooked, quick and pleasant service. Portions are of a generous nature and the chips are really nice.

Thank Dollyp42
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Tea after work with other half, the pub was quiet, but then it was only just after 6pm, but having had a meal just amazed the place wasn't heaving! Lovely steak and ale pie, loved the old stylie enamel pie dish, and the roasted veg...More

1  Thank Annabel W
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Having read the reviews, I decided to book a table for 4, to guarantee a table. Yes the pub is on one of the main roads, yes an industrial area had developed around it, but looks are deceiving, lovely and homely once you walk through...More

Thank thedowes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Been out for the day....spotted this pub...didn't look much from the outside...but the inside was totally different....bar staff went above and beyond....I had honey and mustard chicken.....roasted veg...and herb potatoes....it was absolutely delicious. ...my fella had gammon..and said it was cooked to perfection. ....if we're...More

Thank DebbieBen
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were visiting the area for a family christening and booked a table here, straight away you could feel the welcoming atmosphere. The menu holds a wide and varied mix. We all choose something different. I choose the lamb steaks, they were absolutely perfect and...More

Thank catbrad
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have vegan dishes on the menu?
19 April 2017|
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Response from kelvin2206 | Property representative |
Hi. Yes we do cater for a Vegan diet. We will always be more than happy to create a special dish with the ingredients we have, as all of our food is made fresh. We do a delicious Vegan Thai Green Curry. Many Thanks Kelvin
Do you serve food all day?
2 November 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from kelvin2206 | Property representative |
Hi no we don't open all day apart from Saturday and Sunday. Kind regards The white lion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Macclesfield Road, Leek ST13 8LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 398823
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