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About The Red Lion Country Inn

This traditional country inn is within 4 miles of York city centre, making it an ideal location for business and pleasure.

Enjoy a drink and a quick bite-to-eat with friends, a more formal experience in our contemporary dining room or even stay with us and use us as a base to explore the surrounding areas; including historic city of York (public transport runs every 10 minutes), Harrogate and Knaresborough.

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Cosy lounge and bar areas with log fires (dogs are welcome in the bar area), together with restaurant to seat fifty serving fabulous locally sourced food.

There is ample parking for even the largest get to- gethers, all of which combine to make The Red Lion Inn the ideal destination for functions, family gatherings or a relaxing stay away from it all.

As well as great food and drink The Red Lion also offers a large selection of ground-floor-level, quality en-suite rooms and a private guests garden.

Lying between York and Harrogate, The Red Lion provides an ideal base to explore the many attractions York city has to offer; great cycling routes, endless walks, the incredible variety of local wildlife and the beautiful villages and hamlets that lie within a close radius. 

Opening Times

Bar Serving Drinks

Mon - Sat

Restaurant & Bar Areas (Food)

Mon - Sun
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Whether it's a pie and a pint or something more extravagant we can accommodate you at The Red Lion Country Inn.

We constantly strive to offer you the most enjoyable experience – Enjoy the company of friends and family in our contemporary, 50 seater restaurant or a relaxing bar meal or even a mid-day snack.

The menu is changed frequently to best utilise seasonal produce including fresh meat and game reared within a few miles of our kitchens. Mark and the head chef also have a passion for home made pies and offer a daily Pie Special.

Food is served every day from 12-3pm and again 5-9pm ( and at other times by prior arrangement ) 

Private parties can be booked by calling us on
01904 781141

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Functions - Weddings - Events

 Let us cater for your special event - Call us on 01904 781141


You will find a warm welcome and a diverse selection of drinks and beverages, including on form Cask Ales and award-winning beers.

We're also well known to have a unique selection of hand chosen wines from around the world.

These include award winners from the obvious wine regions like France, Italy and Australia and beautiful red and whites from even India and Lebanon.

And if you like the taste of something really different, try the Ron-Escarchado rum, filled with chystallised fennel, produced and hand-bottled by a 78 year old Spanish lady. Even if you don't like Rum, you'll love this. 

Our wine and spirit tasting nights are really popular, and come with a sharing platter of food and an informative, fun and interesting presentation.

Also soft drinks, teas, coffees, hot chocolate – 
a full range of beverages.

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There are 15 en-suite rooms in total, all on the ground floor sharing a private guests' garden.

Wake up slowly, away from the hustle and bustle of York city centre and yet, only minutes away via private and public transport.

The Rooms have comfortable beds and crisp white sheets and come with all the little extras you'd expect from a quality pub with rooms.

You'll enjoy the free WiFi, individual heating controls and welcome trays, as well as superb parking facilities.

Perfect for York business meetings, short city breaks and relaxing stays.

Breakfast served:- 
 Mon - Fri  from 8:00am Till 9am
Sat & Sun From 8:30 Till 9:30

We can only amend  bookings which are booked DIRECT. For 3rd party bookings please contact your agent.

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01904 781141
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