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Dining in the Dark – fund raising dinner for CamSight – Friday 10th March

Dining in the Dark at The Lion – over £1,300 raised for CamSight Congratulations to CamSight supporters, the Red Lion staff and our sponsoring suppliers (Adnams Wine and Mikes of Sawbridgeworth) for another great Dining in the Dark event and fantastic sum raised. The blind starters and desserts were a little less challenging this yearContinue Reading

Fathers’ Day Beer Festival at our sister pub The Black Bull Balsham – Friday 16th to Sunday 18th June

Cambridge Rendition Band (Friday) We are ramping up our annual Father’s Day Beer Festival at our sister pub, The Black Bull Balsham, opening the event with the Cambridge Rendition Band on the Friday night. There will be a fine selection of our favourite cask ales from around the region. We will also have a range ofContinue Reading

Annual Golf Day – Monday 19th June at Heydon Grange

Do email me to reserve a place – handicaps typically range from 5 to 35 so all welcome!Continue Reading

Summer Menus now available …

Please see our new Summer Menus here.Continue Reading

We have been selected in the Top 10 Cambridge Special Places

We are delighted to have been selected to be in the Top 10 Special Places to dine by the expert panel for Cambridge Magazine’s inaugural Winter Food & Drink Guide.  We are featured on page 85 and have attached a copy which we hope you will enjoy reading. Please click on the image to enlarge.    Continue Reading

The Cambridgeshire Cook Book – for sale at both our pubs

On sale at both the pubs @ £14.95 each. The Cambridgeshire Cook Book is a wonderful celebration of the local food scene with a foreword by Daniel Clifford of two Michelin-starred restaurant, Midsummer House.  Featuring over 40 fantastic recipes from local chefs and businesses, we are delighted to be in it. The perfect gift for anyone local and interested in food.Continue Reading

Speciality Ales Alongside our own Red & Black Ale we have a great selection of craft beer.  Most frequent favourites are Woodforde’s Wherry and Adnams Bitter. Other regulars include beers from such local breweries as Crafty Beers, Brandon Brewery and Nethergate. Weddings & Parties The Red Lion is now available for weddings and party hire.Continue Reading

The Black Bull Inn Visit our Sister pub, The Black Bull Inn in Balsham Red and Black Dining Our services are being increasingly sought after for private events, whether for a private party in one of our pubs or a special event at home or nearby private venue.Continue Reading