Welcome to The Red Lion

Set in the picturesque village of Hawkshaw, between Bury and Bolton, The Red Lion is a warm and welcoming country inn, serving fantastic cask ales, fine wines and a great selection of fresh seasonal dishes. Now AA rated 4 star for our hospitality and accommodation, and recently receiving the Dinner Award for our fantastic food using freshly prepared local ingredients.

Our eight spacious and comfortable en suite bedrooms give you a great base from which to explore. Enjoy peaceful country walks, a visit to the beautiful Jumbles Reservoir and of course, the famous Bury Market.

There’s always plenty of different events taking place at the inn. To keep up to date with what’s coming up over the next few weeks, take a look at our What’s On page and sign up to our newsletter.

Eat, Drink & Be Merry This Christmas

Whether you’re planning a party with friends or preparing a festive family treat, we’ve got your Christmas celebrations all wrapped up. Enjoy delicious winter food throughout December with a festive pint by our roaring log fires, and let us cook up a magical Christmas Day for you and the family with a 3 course meal and drinks.

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Daily Specials

Baked cod loin - £17.00 Braised shoulder of lamb - £16.00 Breaded chicken breast - £14.00

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Cosy Lunch

Served until 7pm, Monday to Saturday. Enjoy 2 courses for £12.00 or 3 courses for £14.00. Available on all dishes from our Cosy Lunch menu. Take a look at the full menu on our Eat page.

Wine, Dine & Duvet

Join us for a delicious dinner, share a bottle of wine, relax in your delightful room and wake up to a traditional breakfast. We’re currently offering a special price of £140 Sunday - Thursday, £160 Friday & Saturday.

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Opening Hours

  • Monday - Saturday: 11.30am - 11pm
  • Sunday: 12pm - 10.30pm

Food Serving Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 11.30am - 9pm
  • Saturday: 11.30am - 9.30pm
  • Sunday: 12pm - 8.30pm
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