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The Golden Lion

$$ - $$$British, ,
The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
+44 1633 880312
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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12:01 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our second visit, and both have been excellent. Great service from Isla and Sophia. Lovely food, really tasty and well prepared. Definitely a big step up from typical pub food. Very welcoming. Dogs welcome in the bar too!

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Once again a lovely dinner in relaxing surroundings. Looked after tonight by Patryic and Paighton and all overseen by the lovely Louise. All the staff are fabulous (sorry i can't recall the names), the chefs are amazing and the food is always excellent. A special...More

Thank SAV37
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit The Golden Lion fairly regularly for lunch or evening meals and it is always an exceptional experience The team at The Lion are amazing (including Louise, Oscar and Patrick) and always provide a warm and professional welcome The food is, without fail, outstanding...More

Thank smitherson1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to celebrate a special birthday with family and friends. The food was AMAZING , the service was excellent and the atmosphere was so nice we didn’t want to leave! If you want freshly cooked, beautiful food then this is the place to...More

Thank Helen J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 2nd visit on fri 8th Dec, the first one was a lunch time several weeks prior. We’d wanted to visit here for some time, but was never able to get in. Thankfully we’d planned a little better and booked in advance this...More

Thank Michthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a Christmas meal with a few friends, had the venison which was tasty but beyond tough. Could not cut it with my knife and fork, and my jaws were killing afterwards. Also thought it may have come with some other vegetables, we still...More

Thank Kdavis99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place online for a suitable venue for Sunday lunch with 3 meat eaters, 2 vegetarians and a vegan and was not disappointed - there was genuinely something for everyone including one traditional menu with vegetarian options and one solely vegan menu, which...More

Thank Panderys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last minute decision to eat out and I’m so glad we did. Without doubt one of the best meals I’ve ever had. Excellent service from Leah and it was a pleasure to be able to chat with the chef at the end of the evening...More

Thank H J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Katsu curry was amazing and the bread and olive starter. Sophia was a fantastic waitress! Would definitely recommend! X

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a Christmas get together with some old work colleagues and the food was beyond excellent, great choice of dishes that also cater to vegetarians and vegans. Excellent service and a cosy atmosphere. The food really was amazing and the presentation was second...More

Thank carlymcnamara
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6 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from CKlovesItaly | Reviewed this property |
I dont think they do, didn't last year for sure. Phone and ask though, always worth a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 33
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:01 pm - 5:30 pm
12:01 pm - 9:00 pm
12:01 pm - 9:00 pm
12:01 pm - 9:00 pm
12:01 pm - 9:00 pm
12:01 pm - 9:30 pm
12:01 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | A mile off the M4 from Junction 23A,The Square, Magor NP26 3HY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Magor
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 880312
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