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The Red Lion, Kettering

Pub added by Will Larter
23 Market Hill
Rothwell
Postal town: Kettering
NN14 6BW
Phone: 01536418850
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Soup Dragon left this review about The Red Lion

A detached corner pub, with patio area, that also does accommodation. The pub appears to be a c1920 rebuild of an earlier pub of the same name, on the same site. It is in a mock-17th century style, and look fabulous in stone, with Dutch gables, several oriel windows and some quions stones. The interior has two rooms, though technically open plan. It is in green, cream and wood panel, with a few fireplaces showing where the old rooms used to be. There are some sofas as well as general seating. There is a side area with pool and darts, and there are a host of TVs that were showing the footy. The service was functional and the clientele seemed more 'lad' based - and the music was general. Beer; with GK IPA and London Glory (gone) on handpull, I went for the Bellhaven Best for a change - it was OK. Not a great experience beer or pub wise - one for the locals

On 27th March 2014 - no rating submitted
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Alan Winfield left this review about The Red Lion Hotel

The Red Lion is a large stone built pub that is situated in the middle of Rothwells shopping area.
Once inside the front room is a decent sized bar which is oblong in shape,the seating was bench type and normal tables and chairs,there was a pool tables and darts board on a raised area to the right,the lounge to the rear can be accessed from the side door,this is a fairly large oblong shaped room,the floor was carpeted,the seating was comfy bench type and normal tables and chairs.
There were two real ales on the bar,i had a drink of GK London Glory which seemed slightly off the me,the other beer was GK IPA.
The pub is a bit rough around the edges,ok for a quick drink but no more.

Pub visited 30/11/2013

On 30th November 2013 - rating: 6
[User has posted 6113 recommendations about 6113 pubs]

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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Will Larter
Kettering, 4.48 miles, 1 hr 26 min walk (show)
Market Harborough, 7.15 miles, 2 hr 18 min walk (show)
Corby, 7.32 miles, 2 hr 21 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Red Lion, Rothwell
27th Mar 2014, 17:24
Review submitted by Soup Dragon
 
13th Dec 2013, 13:20
Picture submitted by Alan Winfield approved

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  • Darts : Yes last updated 01 December 2013 by Alan Winfield
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 01 December 2013 by Alan Winfield
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 01 December 2013 by Alan Winfield
  • Pool Table : Yes last updated 01 December 2013 by Alan Winfield
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 01 December 2013 by Alan Winfield
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