The Lion

27 Wick Road , Teddington , London , London , United Kingdom, TW11 9DN
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Monday-Thursday 12-11
Friday and Saturday 12-12
Sunday 12-10:30

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  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Lion

Modern, recently refurbished destination gastro pub situated in the heart of South Teddington. Separate pub and restaurant areas make this an ideal venue for dinner, drinks or events. Serving only the highest quality products from top end suppliers

Cuisine: Gastro Pub
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Visited On Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Went for Steak Night - fillet steak meal was delicious. Excellent service. Cant wait to book again.

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Great Service before the rugby!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 March 2020

Food was great pub was great but Diamonte the waitress was brilliant , fun, enthusiatic, helpful, great customer care and so beautiful a credit to the establishment

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Great pub!

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Excellent food in a relaxed and smart atmosphere

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Friendly large pub with great outside area. Good food.

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Visited On Sunday, 23 February 2020

Kat and the staff were great!

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Visited On Monday, 20 January 2020

Good service, great food, nice location - will be glad to come back.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 January 2020

A return visit to the Lion after many years and it was a lovely to see the relaxed vibe and good food remain unchanged. It was a shame the set menu wasn't available on a Saturday which I'm sure it used to be but it gave us the opportunity to view the wider menu. We'll be back for another visit soon.

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Visited On Wednesday, 25 December 2019

The worst experience ever On Christmas Day which made it even worse One of the worst meals I’ve ever eaten Response from manager & owner truly terrible Will go out of my way to spread the word Went to The Forester in hamoton wick - fantastic and the crown in at Margaret’s again fantastic Not often I leave a restaurant wanting to cry & then being accused of breaking the law because I didn’t settle the bill in full!!! Even though I spoke to our lovely waitress & explained the situation precisely whilst trying not to cry The owner said I should have complained at the time - well that would have ruined Christmas Day completely for the kids - they already knew the food was terrible Worst experience ever

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Visited On Sunday, 12 January 2020

Service was very stretched. There were only two people serving a busy Sunday lunch and one person on the bar. The food was very disappointing, rock hard Yorkshire puddings, tough beef, not much flavour in the fish stew.

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Visited On Tuesday, 31 December 2019

Poor food served slowly. This used to be a great steak pub. Now they didn’t even have steak available! Talk about an arrogant terrible take over. It’s gone from our favourite treat pub , to whatever you do, don’t go there.

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Visited On Thursday, 26 December 2019

We’ve had mixed experiences before however we’re really happy with the food, drink, service and ambience (and music!) on Boxing Day. Thanks for making us feel very welcome.

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Visited On Friday, 20 December 2019

Felt a little soulless and too loud. Salad had no dressing, though starter was nice.

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Visited On Thursday, 19 December 2019

We came to your first night of the beer and music festival, it was a shame that more people didn’t support it. We’ll definitely come in the summer if you run a similar thing

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Visited On Saturday, 14 December 2019

Not sure the refurbishment added to the atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 December 2019

This was an incredibly disappointing experience. We came on the advice of friends who had been previously, evidently before it changed hands, and had had a wonderful time. There were no christmas decorations up, and it was mid-december. Apparently the staff had been too busy with christmas parties to put any up... there was not even any christmas music, special Christmas menu or a hint that it was a festive season The waiter forgot to bring our bread baskets, and when they did arrive, they arrived moments before the main, the bread was cold, and tasted of fish. The mains were ok, although the fish and chips was a very small portion for the price. The sticky toffee puddings that two of us ordered, came out cold with ice cream on top. When we asked them to be warmed up, they came back, still cold.... The waiter spoke to the general manager about our concerns, and he came out of the kitchen. He was aggressive in stance and tone, and said that he was not only the GM but having to be chef and sous chef. If this is the case, you should warn your customers prior to their arrival. We were the only ones in the restaurant on a saturday night before Christmas, and I understand why. We will not be returning, and will advise our friends to avoid it as well. Such a disappointing evening.

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Visited On Wednesday, 04 December 2019

Many thanks for a lovely meal. The new menu has a wider variety of choices than the previous one I think. I had the ‘steak feather blade’ and my fried had a burger (‘supreme’? - not sure about the name) and both were well cooked and presented, and tasted very nice. This restaurant isn’t for you if you want somewhere with lots of activity and noise. We wanted a place relaxed and laid back in which to enjoy a good catch-up without any stress and it was perfect. Service was excellent too. All in all, a lovely meal and a nice relaxing evening:)

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Visited On Sunday, 01 December 2019

Enjoyable lunch

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Visited On Sunday, 01 December 2019

The service was very friendly, but extremely slow. Clearly there were not enough staff on shift with too many tables to serve. There also seemed to be some issues in the kitchen - while food & drink was generally good, it took so long to arrive we had two 3 year olds on the verge of meltdowns by the time it was on the table. Unfortunately there was little communication from the serving staff to set our expectations about the issues they were having.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 December 2019

The serving staff were excellent, clearly tired after a busy day but never stopped smiling and trying to make us feel welcome and looked after. The food was poor. Potatoes over cooked and everything very, very salty

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Visited On Sunday, 24 November 2019

Separate Sunday lunch menu would be nice

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Visited On Sunday, 24 November 2019

The waitress was excellent. Very happy with my food will be coming back again

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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

I'm afraid there are an awful lot of pubs doing food in this area, and most of them are slightly better than The Lion; and some of them are much better. e.g. The Crown in Twickenham, The White Swan in Twickenham, the King's Head in Teddington.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 October 2019

We were booked for 6.00, arrived at 5.40 and had not been served by 6,45 - so had to leave to get to the opera at the Normansfied - so it was entirtely unsatisfactory.

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