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The Red Lion

933 Loughborough Road, Rothley, Leicester, Leicestershire  LE7 7NJ View Map.

General Managers:

Garry & Karen Dyson - Huff.

Contact us

Tel. 0116 230 2488


pub opening times meal times carvery times
Daily 12noon - 11pm
Look under 25? Don't be offended if we ask for proof of age
Daily 12noon - 9pm Monday - Friday 12noon - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm
Saturday 12noon - 9pm
Sunday 12noon - 8pm or subject to availability

Whats New & Forthcoming Events

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What is new & forthcoming in 2016

What's New & Forthcoming

Valentines Day 2016:

Available on Friday 12th - Sunday 14th February 2016.
Make your loved one feel extra specia - book your Valentines meal with us now.
After 5pm two courses £9.00 or three courses £12.00.

Friday 26th February:

Charity race night in aid of Prostate cancer UK.

Mothers Day:

Sunday 6th March.
Treat your Mum to a delicious meal with us this Mothering Sunday. We are happy to take reservations. Free raffle for all mothers dining for one lucky mum to win a bottle of champagne and prosecco on offer at 14.99 per bottle.

St Patricks Day:

Thursday 17th March - Celebrate with us this St Patrick’s Day. Selected irish special meals available on the day with an irish themed round during the Quiz night.

RBS Six Nations:

Championship matches until 19th March 2016. Watch all the Live action here.

Friday 25th - Monday 28th March:

Easter weekend including childrens coulouring competition, Easter egg hunt and egg decorationg.

Tuesday 5th April:

Psychic night with Patrick Hutchinson with previous events selling out Patrick will be returning for another demonstration of mediumship and the supernatural world.

Fathers Day:

Sunday 19th June. Treat the man in your life to a meal & pint with us - we are happy to take reservations.

Make this year an Our Family year.

What could be better than celebrating with your loved ones? Enjoying a meal from our great menu, a kids party, a light lunch and afternoon coffee? You can collect points on all of these. Our Family Club offers you and your family some fantastic advantages to enjoy together. Join today and make getting together even better.

Available at selected times.

Joining the Diamond Club, exclusively for the over 50's to gain access to specific meal offers. Simply present your Diamond Card whenever you purchase food. See the full list of other participating pubs at our official website.

About Us

The Red Lion has something for everyone with full disabled facilities and a ... Read more

About our venue

The Red Lion has something for everyone with full disabled facilities and a modern style - we really are a place to visit. Situated in the quiet village of Rothley we offer the highest standards of food, drink, facilities and service. Our helpful and friendly staff are on hand to ensure everyone has a great time. This is an excellent eating house with a very large dining area. Wholesome pub food enjoyed from our very popular carvery selection. Outside there is a large beer garden with many tables & benches, ideal for warm sunny days. Come and visit this 'up and coming' pub, you will want to come back for more!

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Our Food & Menus

We are proud to serve the very best of British meats from our Carvery. All o... Read more

Great British Carvery food

We are proud to serve the very best of British meats from our Carvery. All of our joints are sourced from British Red Tractor Assured farms.

Our Carvery selection changes daily and today’s roasted joints will be usually a choice of 3 of the following:

Beef, Gammon, Turkey, Shoulder of lamb, Stuffed Belly Pork.

All served with a Yorkshire pudding, a chipolata and stuffing, accompanied by your choice of vegetables and topped off with gravy or roast onion gravy (v). Don’t forget to help yourself to our selection of condiments.

Vegetable and nut roast (v)
Mixed root vegetables, spinach, mushroom and apricots with walnuts, peanuts and almonds. Served with your choice of vegetables.

Monday - Saturday £6.45. Sunday £8.95

If you do not fancy a Carvery meal our Table menu has a comprehensive range of the best pub food dishes.

Meal Times

Daily 12noon - 9pm

Carvery Times

Monday - Friday 12noon - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm
Saturday 12noon - 9pm
Sunday 12noon - 8pm or subject to availability


Our menu.

Food Promotions:

Go Large for 1.50

Go Large for an extra £1.50.
Upgrade to a larger Carvery portion for an extra £1.50. For this you are entitled to extra meat, an extra Yorkshire pudding, an extra chipolata and an extra stuffing ball.

Diamond Club:

Available to over 60’s Monday - Friday all day & Saturday until 3pm.
Two courses only £7.95.

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Have a Meeting or Function with us

Our beautiful conservatory can seat up to 40 people and is perfect for ... Read more

Have a Party

Meetings / Functions

In Summer 2013 we had a beautiful conservatory built which can seat up to 40 people and is perfect for parties, meetings & functions. Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Our Drinks

We have an excellent selection of the best drinks on draught, wines and spirits.... Read more

Our Drinks

Drinks on Draught

Carlsberg, San Miguel, Stella Artois, Tetleys Smoothflow, Guinness & Somersby Cider

Real Ale

Greene King IPA (3.6% ABV), Greene King Old Speckled Hen (4.5% ABV), Sharp's Doom Bar (4.0% ABV) & Local Guest ales

Other Drinks

Range of Wines, Hot Chocolate, Fruit Infusions, Herbal Teas & Range of Segafredo Zanetti Coffee

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Sport & Entertainment

Come in and watch some sport or take part in our entertainment nights.... Read more

Our Entertainment


Quiz from 8.30pm.

Sky Sports

3 TV Screens, Booth Seating Screen.


  • Beer Garden with non smoking area
  • Patio Area with heating & lighting
  • Very Large Car Park
  • Disabled Car Parking


  • Free Wi-Fi Access
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Baby Changing Facility


  • Children Welcome during food service times
  • Dogs Welcome outside on a lead
  • Coach Parties Welcome by appointment
  • Debit and Credit Cards accepted

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