The Red Lion, Bradley

Smithy Lane, Bradley, Stafford, United Kingdom, ST18 9DZ
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Opening Information

Bar Opening Times (Winter)
17.00 - 23.00 Mon
11.30 - 23.00 Tues- Sat
12.00 - 22.30 Sun

Restaurant & Food Service Times (winter)
Monday - no food service
12.00 - 14.15 & 17.30 - 21.00 Tues- Sat
12.00 - 19.00 Sun

Facilities
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Free WiFi
  • Disabled Access

About The Red Lion, Bradley

The Red Lion at Bradley is a quintessential village pub in the heart of Staffordshire. Inside you'll find a building lovingly transformed by its new owners but with a wealth of original features, including open fires, oak beams and all the quirkiness of a village pub.

Everyone says the same thing - The Red Lion used to be "The place to go", we are proud to awaken the Lion and hear it ROAR again.

Afternoon Tea is served Tuesday to Saturday from 2.45 – 4.00pm

Michelin Plate Award 2017/2018

Cuisine: Gastro Pub, Afternoon Tea, British, Sunday Lunch, Vegan Friendly
Dress Code: Smart Casual,Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Excellent meal and super service during the present lockdown restrictions. This is a most enjoyable and attractive pub.

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Visited On Wednesday, 28 October 2020

Staff are very friendly and accommodating. Food was amazing!

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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

Superb food, great atmosphere and brilliant service x thank you x

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Always enjoy visiting the Red Lion. Staff and food always good. Feel we need to support it during current Covid restrictions. Would be a shame if it had to close.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

We visited for Sunday lunch for my 30th Birthday. We’d been before and had a lovely meal but the Sunday lunch just didn’t match up to expectations. The duck terrine was very underwhelming and dry, the prawn cocktails were incredibly basic for a michelin star restaurant and the Sunday dinner itself was really nothing to write home about. We found it dry with overcooked Yorkshire puddings, little gravy and dry potatoes. Really not what we expected. The staff are lovely though and we’re probably the only reason we didn’t complain at the time. Very much a shame as it’s unlikely we’ll visit again.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Food was reasonably acceptable but not the vegetarian curry which lacked any depth of taste. No evidence of coconut rice as described and if you could not taste it ..then clearly something not right. Also ran out of our requested gin and alternatives not available.. atmosphere difficult due to Covid restrictions so that can not be addressed .

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Visited On Sunday, 25 October 2020

Great service looked after as usual

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Very friendly and good service. Beer was good and felt comfortable with the Covid procedures in place. Chris

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Excellent service, great food and good Covid measures adhered to

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

We had a lovely meal. The service was brilliant.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Excellent service, fantastic food.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 October 2020

Very enjoyable afternoon, staff and food were fantastic.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

The atmosphere at the Red Lion was warm and inviting on a chilly autumn afternoon with a lovely log fire burning. The service was great and all covid measures were observed and we felt very safe. The best kept pint of Guinness in the local area.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Very pleasant experience lovely helpful staff and nothing was too much trouble. The environment was clean warm and cosy.

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Visited On Friday, 23 October 2020

Great place for a meal, I'd thoroughly recommend it

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 October 2020

Cozy surroundings. Lovely atmosphere. A shame about COVID 19. The management have worked hard to follow government guidelines and we felt comfortable. Always a pleasure to spend an evening at the Red Lion.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

Vegetable selection variety and quantity poor as had to order and pay for two more when I'm spending 160 is not good. Meat quantity and quality was good so why skimp on Vegetable.

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Visited On Sunday, 18 October 2020

We could not really find any fault with our visit.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 October 2020

The young gentleman working the bar was very hospitable and very pleasant.

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Visited On Friday, 16 October 2020

Lovely meal. Gorgeous chips. Staff very friendly and all wearing face coverings as they served you. Will happily eat there again.

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Visited On Thursday, 15 October 2020

Nothing was too much trouble, especially when our dog knocked over her drinking water!

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Visited On Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Went to the steak night deal on Wednesday excellent value for money everything was perfect

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Visited On Saturday, 10 October 2020

Had a couple of Sunday lunches and a meal on Saturday- food is brilliant I’ve told everyone how good it is Well done

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Visited On Sunday, 11 October 2020

Your serving staff where second to none. They were so polite and couldn't do enough to help. Made us feel very welcome for my husbands birthday meal. The food was fantastic with quality produce and will definitely be coming back.

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Visited On Sunday, 11 October 2020

Excellent meal .. staff first class very pleasant nothing too much trouble ... have been a few times and standards have always been high .... Great value for money .. worth a Visit

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