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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
If you look under 25 please do not be offended if we ask you for your proof of age when buying alcohol
Daily 12noon - 9pm Monday - Friday 12noon - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm
Saturday 12noon - 9pm
Sunday 12noon - 8pm or subject to availability

Christmas Details & Forthcoming Events

See our Christmas menus & details of our forthcoming events... Read more

Christmas 2015

What's New & Forthcoming

Christmas Celebration Packages:

Ask a member of the team about booking your Christmas party today. We offer Festive Buffets, Drinks Packages & Private Function Areas.
Delicata Prosecco, Italy Was £20 Now £15. Book your party today.

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Christmas Fayre Menu:

Enjoy our four course festive Christmas Fayre menu for £14.99.
Children 3 courses £7.99.

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Christmas Day Menu:

Enjoy our four course festive feast for £49.99.
Children 4 courses £20.50.

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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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