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The Lion at Basford

44 Mosley Street, Nottingham NG7 7FQ, England
+44 115 970 3506
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This pub took some finding by car, due to the unfathomable street plan, diversions, one way streets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tthemickstar
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Night out

Never been here before but decided to give it a try with some friends. The food was good, fresh and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dawn3103
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Located in the shadows of the magnificent Shipstone’s Brewery, The Lion Inn at New Basford in Nottingham has an enviable reputation for cask ales and live music. Its' rustic charm and great ale house ambiance has made it very popular with locals and travelling customers. Food serving times; Mon-Fri: 12pm-2:30pm then 5pm-9pm Saturday: 12pm-9pm Sunday: 12pm-7pm
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“real ale” (8 reviews)
“burger” (33 reviews)
“harvest pale” (5 reviews)
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44 Mosley Street, Nottingham NG7 7FQ, England
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+44 115 970 3506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub took some finding by car, due to the unfathomable street plan, diversions, one way streets and intrusive tram network which all criss-cross this traditional old residential area. Once found though, and inside, it was terrific. Good range of beers - I had Draught...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never been here before but decided to give it a try with some friends. The food was good, fresh and hot and the band that was on was good. The place is obviously popular and later in the evening it was busy. Would go again.

Thank dawn3103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In response to the recent review by Barbara. As a regular at the pub quiz on Wednesdays, I can only assume Barbara is a sore loser. The lady in question would be Shaun's wife, who has had a team in the quiz for many years....More

Thank dudz1954
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here after seeing it while on the tram and its a nice local pub. We sat outside and it was a very quite location with lots of visitors of all ages, Looks like they do lots of different nights including live music and quiz...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Only went for a couple of drinks so couldn't comment on food. Nice service, lovely decor. Will visit again

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I frickin' love this pub! Nice chill and quiet, the staff are lovely and so are most of their customers! Love that they allow dogs in here too. Pretty much all the food I've had here has been excellent, keep up the good work guys!

Thank loopy136
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend as I've been before with a friend and enjoyed one of the ciders they had on previously. Said cider was unavailable due to seasonal changes, but they have plenty of others on offer along with numerous ales and beers to...More

Thank LisaPullen87
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The Lion in basford is a 100% family and dog frie dly pub that has a huge range of beers and spirits to suit everyones taste. The food there is fantastic. Wether you go in winter to get warm by the fire or in the...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Brilliant pub , music excellent , food good , and really great staff team ! My favourite pub in Nottingham , it's a must visit and especially Sunday lunch ! Forgot to mention it's an awarding winning dog friendly pub 🐶

Thank Vivienne M
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

A proper town pub. Vegan vegi. burgers. Good ciders & beers. Nice pub atmosphere and children friendly. Parking can be an issue.

Thank hungryveganfamily
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ellis36
25 November 2017|
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Response from Greg M | Property representative |
Good morning, sorry for the late reply. Unfortunately we don't have many gluten free options with our burger menu. However with some notice we might be able to give you a few options.
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