John and Suzanne welcome you to the Red Lion, Kirtling.

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Kirtling and Upend form an ancient and picturesque village which dates back to Saxon times. The Red Lion is the last remaining pub in the village and we understand that the oldest records of a pub on this site date back to the 1600’s. The pub is a Grade II listed free house which retains many of its original features.
Kirtling isĀ  a popular village often frequented by walkers and ramblers, the Red Lion is a dog friendly pub open five days a week for hearty, traditional home cooked meals and light lunches whilst serving a selection of Real Ales and Gins.


Please feel free to browse our current menu and request a reservation either online or by callingĀ 01638 731976. For same day bookings we recommend calling to confirm. To be kept up with our events including live music and quiz nights, please enter your email address in the signup form below and we look forward to welcoming you soon.

Upcoming event:

Friday 27th July


Curry Night


A choice of delicious home cooked curry, rice, poppadoms and a glass of wine or beer


Available from 6pm onwards. Booking Essential.