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The Lion

39 West Street, Newbury RG14 1BD, England
+44 1635 528468
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Ok pub, awful landlady

Lots of us spent a few bob. Nice ambiance but the landlady is a power crazy manic that threatened... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
reformedfan
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London, United Kingdom
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Great local pub

Always welcoming, great local community pub, with great bands and social events! I will be... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
NelsonsDiner
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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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The Lion Newbury is a traditional pub offering a warm welcome. Serving traditional pub food using locally sourced produce. We also offer up to 6 ales including 2 guest ales. Hosting regular live music events and showing BT and Sky Sports.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
23 Mar 2018
“Ok pub, awful landlady ”
29 Dec 2016
“Great local pub”
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39 West Street, Newbury RG14 1BD, England
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Lots of us spent a few bob. Nice ambiance but the landlady is a power crazy manic that threatened most of us. We won’t be back! This a empty pub. Note: if you want good clients be nice to them.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Always welcoming, great local community pub, with great bands and social events! I will be returning, can't wait for the next pub quiz.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great place fantastic host and excellent staff Good company and many laughs you are made welcome at all times and nothing is too much trouble well don Kirsty and the gang you are all fabulous

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I guess because it seems to be a tied pub. Only 6x and Swordfish on, which was ok but my mate did call it botulism by mistake, not sure what he meant because. It was fine. I suspect we visited at a slow point in...More

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Had an lovely lunch here with my family. I have been to a few places in Newbury and this has to be one of the ones I will most definitely be going back to. The pulled pork just melted in my mouth and you could...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Just under new management and now offering traditional English pub food. I had the pulled pork burger for lunch and it was amazing. Worth a visit off the main high street away from the chains. Friendly chatty staff.

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Reviewed 24 October 2015

Very friendly local pud just off the main street. Large selection of real ales and ciders. Regular live music nights.

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

A nice pub with a decent beers and really high quality, reasonably priced, freshly made and tasty thai food that can be tailored to your personal preference for spiciness. Food is great with a varied menu (including a good value lunch menu) and the service...More

Thank liamN1987
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

I'm a bit of an Asian cuisine foodie and I have to say, out of all the Thai restaurants in Newbury, is the place that hands down sells the best Thai food. The food texture was lovely, the spiciness was good enough without killing you,...More

Thank Dadamuga M
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

I've been here about three times for lunch, ordering something different each time and it's always good. They have a large selection on their main menu, and a cheaper lunchtime menu. All the items have descriptions and, when you order, they'll ask how hot you'd...More

Thank Fred J
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