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The Merrie Lion, Southam

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Brook Street
Fenny Compton
Postal town: Southam
CV47 2YH
Phone: 01295771134
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Reviews of The Merrie Lion (Average Rating: 8 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

Nick Davies left this review about The Merrie Lion

Pleasant multi-roomed village pub laid out on several levels around a central servery, as described by BF below, and thankfully not a foodie destination. Routine beer range, with attractively served Landlord in peak condition. Despite what it says on its website it seems to be open all day and is a far pleasanter choice than the Wharf along the road.

On 13th October 2019 - rating: 7
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Ian Mapp left this review about The Merrie Lion

Having tried and failed at the nearby carpenters arms, lower boddington, we get a completely different experience.

Welcomed in, sat down, offered table service and a full an interesting menu.

Three real ales on - two from Jennings and one local brew "Fenny Pride" - which, if I heard correctly from the barman, was actually a Ringwood rebrand.

Beer OK but the food was exceptional. Best meals out we have had in a long, long time. Very good prices too.

A great pub - especially for diners. I would travel a distance to get here.

Photos at my walking blog - http://bit.ly/2eYw195

On 29th October 2016 - rating: 10
[User has posted 276 recommendations about 275 pubs]


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Graham Coombs left this review about The Merrie Lion

Excellent village inn very much as described in previous review. Good beer, nice atmosphere and a warn welcome. Spotting us waiting outside, they even opened a few minutes early to let us in!

On 4th June 2016 - rating: 8
[User has posted 1973 recommendations about 1929 pubs]


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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Graham Coombs
Banbury, 8.71 miles, 2 hr 48 min walk (show)
Leamington Spa, 12.05 miles, 3 hr 52 min walk (show)
Kings Sutton, 12.43 miles, 3 hr 59 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Merrie Lion, Fenny Compton
13th Oct 2019, 09:37
Review submitted by Nick Davies
 
8th Oct 2019, 19:04
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  • Accommodation : Yes last updated 13 October 2019 by Nick Davies
  • Car Park : No last updated 04 January 2015 by Bucking Fastard
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 04 January 2015 by Bucking Fastard
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 04 January 2015 by Bucking Fastard
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 29 July 2013 by Dave McNally
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 04 January 2015 by Bucking Fastard
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 04 January 2015 by Bucking Fastard
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