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
  • Outside Seating Area
  • 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 Friday, 24 May 2019

Lovely place to eat,great atmosphere and excellent service 😀

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Visited On Friday, 24 May 2019

We had afternoon tea and it was fabulous! The staff were very attentive and couldn’t do enough for us, offering extra sandwiches, tea, coffee etc. We even had extra cakes to take home! Thoroughly enjoyable afternoon, thank you! On a slightly separate note, it would have been useful if you’d have had more high chairs. If we came back for Sunday lunch for example, high chairs would make dining easier for us with two 11 month olds

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Disappointed to see the grill night menu had changed, resulting on less value for money, certainly compared to other companies grill nights. £3 supplement on a muddle of the range steaks is poor. Bearnaise butter dies not guvectge same result as a sauce would, also some other grill nights include the sauce within offer.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 May 2019

A lovely country pub with great food - must try the evening menu next

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Visited On Sunday, 19 May 2019

We had Sunday lunch in the bar area as we booked late and restaurant was full. Food is always amazing. Staff are lovely however a bit disappointed that you have to stop eating to get your own drinks from the bar when not in the restaurant, did feel a bit like a poor relative of the restaurant but wouldn’t stop me going again as we really like it. Thsnks

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Visited On Saturday, 18 May 2019

another fab evening at the red lion great staff great food great pub

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Visited On Saturday, 18 May 2019

Lovely meal couldn’t fault anything, prompt service. Throughly enjoyed.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 May 2019

Couldn’t find fault anywhere

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Visited On Thursday, 16 May 2019

Can't fault it - we'll be back soon! Definitely up to the LP standard.

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Visited On Thursday, 16 May 2019

Great Pub and good food and service.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Great staff, quaint building, a very nice experience.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Although the recent extension has increased capacity (and was done well), the core of this old quaint pub is largely unchanged. It is full of character and located in a charming village. Our food was good, and we'll be back.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

An excellent Sunday lunch, with good choices on the menu. Very good service too.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Service was slow and we had to chase up a drinks order, apart from that it was great

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere well worth a visit - think the menus need to represent what your given - ie the Sunday lunch that we had came with roast potatoes and greens - no mention on the menu real value for money -looking at the menu it appeared they were extras.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Excellent in all areas except the dessert which was described as salted caramel and chocolate cheese cake which was actually a plain cheese cake with caramel and chocolate sauce on top. Dessert very disappointing but everything else was really good especially main meal. Thank you.

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Visited On Friday, 10 May 2019

Great bar and historic building

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Visited On Saturday, 11 May 2019

Good hospitality skilful service and excellent food were presented on Saturday 11th May once again by the team at the Red Lion at Lunchtime. My thanks to you all Nick

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Visited On Saturday, 11 May 2019

Stunning country pub in a beautiful picturesque village. Everything about it was faultless, having just moved into a nearby village, this pub was recommended to us by a few people. We weren’t disappointed. All 3 of us had a starter, steak for a main course and 2 people had the chocolate brownie for a dessert. My husband works in London, we regularly eat out in fine restaurants up and down the country, in large cities. And for a village pub, this was unbelievable. If you can get,in definitely worth a visit, the chocolate brownie was one of the best we’ve tasted. In fact, it was all superb. Will definitely be going again, just try and keep us away.

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Visited On Friday, 10 May 2019

A wonderful country pub and restaurant! We had a lovely evening celebrating my wife's birthday....Will be back soon Staff, service and food....superb! Many thanks.

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Visited On Thursday, 09 May 2019

Very friendly and efficient service. Excellent food.

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Visited On Wednesday, 08 May 2019

Another great grill night meal

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Visited On Sunday, 05 May 2019

Excellent well done Sophie & the team Nige &Tina

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Visited On Sunday, 05 May 2019

Wot a lovely place, fantastic meal and very friendly staff we will be coming back soon.

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Visited On Sunday, 05 May 2019

Beautifully tender sirloin, will be back soon.

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