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THE RED LION

THE QUINTESSENTIAL ENGLISH BISTRO

ABOUT

Nestled in the heart of the beautiful village of Knapton is the picture postcard Red Lion gastropub. The Red Lion prides itself on producing mouth watering, traditional home cooked food using only the finest top quality ingredients. Every dish is prepared with fresh locally sourced ingredients by professionals who have a genuine passion and love of food. Annie Prescott, the head chef and proprietor of The Red Lion, has worked in some of the top establishments in the industry including Le Gavroche in London under the guidance of Michel Roux Jnr and The White Hart in Nayland in partnership with Michel Roux of The Waterside Inn. Annie has also cooked for two award winning pubs and she brings her wealth of talent, expertise and flair to create a truly unforgettable eating experience. Since 2009 when Annie Prescott took ownership, The Red Lion has been nominated for Yorkshire Life Food and Wine Awards and has won itself an entry into The Good Food Guide.

 

TRADITIONAL ENGLISH PUB MEALS

The Red Lion is all about serving delicious traditional English pub meals. The pub serves a full menu of starters, mains and desserts featuring all the classic pub favourites and a daily changing specials board full of seasonal dishes. With a warm and inviting atmosphere, The Red Lion offers fantastic value and unbeatable homemade traditional pub meals. So take the time to pay us a visit, you will be in for a treat.

 

MENU

MAIN MENU

Intros

Dish of Mixed Olives £3.95

Basket of Homemade Bread £3.75
with Dipping Oil & Balsamic

Hummus with Bread Sticks (v) £3.95

 

Starters

Homemade Soup of the day £4.50

Salmon & Dill Fishcake £5.95
with lemon mayonnaise & salad

Pheasant Terrine £6.25
homemade spiced apricot chutney

Warm Blue Cheese-Cheesecake £6.25
beetroot & spring onion salad

Chicken Liver Pate £5.95
with pickle & toast

 

 

Main Courses

Wild Mushrooms with Fresh Linguine, Yellison Goat’s Cheese (v) £11.50

Red Lion Curry with Steamed Rice
Vegetable (v) £10.95
Breast of Chicken £12.95
King Prawn £13.95
all served with poppadum & mango chutney

Beer Battered Haddock & Hand Cut Chips £10.95
with homemade tartare sauce & Lemon

Lamb’s Liver & Crispy Bacon £10.95
with creamy mash & onion gravy

Red Lion Beef Burger £11.95
homemade burger, tomato & pepper relish,
hand cut chips & green leaf salad
– add blue cheese, cheddar or chilli jam
£0.65

Homemade Pie of the day £10.95
with vegetables, new potatoes or hand cut chips

Home Cooked Ham (Cold) £10.95
Hand Cut Chips & a Fried Egg green leaf salad & homemade pickle

Breast of Chicken stuffed with Mozzarella & Serrano Ham £15.95
with tomato & basil sauce, skinny chips & salad

 

Steaks

Sirloin Steak £18.95

Rib Eye Steak £18.95

Both served with Hand Cut Chips & Garlic Butter

 

Steaks (extras)

Choice of green leaf salad or grilled tomato £1.50
& mushroom Pepper Sauce

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SIDE ORDERS

Garden Peas £1.50

Mushy Peas £1.50

Onion Rings £3.25

Skinny Chips £2.95

Chunky Cut Chips £2.95

Garlic Bread £3.50

Garlic Bread with Cheese £4.25

Green leaf Salad £2.95

Potato & Spring Onion £3.50

Coleslaw £3.25

Tomato & Red Onion Salad £3.75

Seasonal Vegetables £3.25

SANDWICHES & LIGHT BITES

Sliced White or Brown Bloomer

Roast Ham & Salad £5.50

Egg Mayonnaise & Spring Onion £4.95

Mature Cheddar & Homemade Chutney £4.95

Tuna Mayonnaise & Cucumber £5.25

Prawn & Marie Rose £5.50

 

Melts on Ciabatta £7.25

Mozzarella, Tomato and Pesto (v)
Tuna & Cheese (v)
Chorizo, Chilli Jam & Mahon Cheese
Cheddar & Spring Onion (v)
Ham, Cheese & Pickle

 

Baguettes £6.95

Serrano Ham, Brie & Red Onion Marmalade
Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato
Hummus, Sundried Tomato & Olives (v)
Hot Beef with Horseradish & Onion Gravy

 

All sandwiches served with green leaf salad & homemade crisps

 

Small Soup of the day £1.50

Ploughman’s Lunch £8.95
English cheeses, homemade pickle, home cooked ham,
green leaf salad, tomato, apple & bread

Omelette – Choice of 2 fillings £7.50
Ham, mushroom, onion, tomato or cheese with
green leaf salad & hand cut chips

Egg ‘n Chips £4.95
Bowl of hand cut skinny chips topped with fried eggs

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DESSERT MENU

Chocolate & Amaretto Torte £5.95

Panettone Bread & Butter Pudding £4.95
with custard

Fruit Crumble £4.95
with custard, cream or Ice Cream

Limoncello Semi-Freddo Cheesecake £5.95

Steamed Jam Sponge £4.95
with custard

‘Yorvale’ Ice Cream & Sorbets £4.25
Vanilla, Chocolate, Toffee, Strawberry, Diabetic Vanilla, Lemon & Raspberry Sorbet

Ruby Poached Pear £4.95
with Gorgonzola Ice Cream

Selection of Cheeses, Homemade Biscuits & Apple & Tomato Chutney £5.95

Extra jug of custard or scoop of ice cream £1.25

Dessert Wines: 125 ml Glass
‘Utopia’ Prima Qualita Passito, Civielle, Italy £9.95
Muscat de Frontignan, Chateau de la Peyrade, France £4.75
Red Muskadel NV Nuy Winery, South Africa £4.75

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OPENING TIMES

FOOD SERVED

OPENING TIMES

Monday
Afternoon: Closed
Evening: 6.00 – 11.00pm

Tuesday to Saturday
Afternoon: 12.00 – 3.00pm
Evening: 6.00 – 11.00pm

Sunday
Afternoon: 12.00 – 4.00pm
Evening: 7.00 – 10.30pm

Monday
Lunch: Closed
Dinner: 6.00 – 8.30pm

Tuesday to Thursday
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.00 – 8.30pm

Friday & Saturday
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.00 – 9.00pm

Sunday (Carvery only)
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.30pm
Dinner: Closed

Monday
Afternoon: Closed
Evening: 6.00 – 11.00pm

Tuesday to Saturday
Afternoon: 12.00 – 3.00pm
Evening: 6.00 – 11.00pm

Sunday
Afternoon: 12.00 – 4.00pm
Evening: 7.00 – 10.30pm

FOOD SERVED

Monday
Lunch: Closed
Dinner: 6.00 – 8.30pm

Tuesday to Thursday
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.00 – 8.30pm

Friday & Saturday
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.00 – 9.00pm

Sunday (Carvery only)
Lunch: 12.00 – 2.30pm
Dinner: Closed

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The Red Lion

The Red Lion Main Street, Knapton, York YO26 6QG