The Red Lion Country Pub & Restaurant in Oxford

If you’re looking for a real country pub experience in Oxfordshire, then pay a visit to Oxford.

The Red Lion is a premium pub, bar, and restaurant with its very own garden, centrally located in the heart of the picturesque town of Oxford.

Tucked behind George Street, in between Oxford’s main theatres - The Oxford Play House and The New Theatre - The Red Lion provides the ultimate setting to enjoy a pre-play meal or drink.

With its comfortable and stylish corners, carefully selected wines, real ales and beers, and of course, a menu that’s bursting with moreish meals and plenty of sweet treats, you’re sure to find a dish that will satisfy your taste buds.

Featuring a whole host of beautiful, charismatic interiors and quiet spots to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life, this pub, bar, and restaurant provides the ultimate backdrop to any social occasion.

So, whether you’re catching up with friends, celebrating with family, or even enjoying a romantic meal for two, you’ll be able to dine and relax in truly special surroundings.

An outstanding pub in Oxford

Dedicated to providing an exceptional standard of service, we always go above and beyond to ensure that your every need is catered for. Our carefully selected pub food menu features a wide choice of hand-picked dishes, three course meals, and scrumptious Sunday roasts, which are sure to delight even the toughest food critics.

Boasting one of the city’s biggest beer gardens, this premium establishment offers the perfect spot to enjoy a refreshing pint, a sun-drenched cocktail, or large glass of wine in the sunshine. With its lively atmosphere, our spacious patio area is a great spot to indulge, socialise and relax whenever the sunshine breaks through the clouds.

Opening Hours

  • Monday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Tuesday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Wednesday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Thursday 11:00 - 23:00
  • Friday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Saturday 11:00 - 00:00
  • Sunday 11:00 - 22:30

Upcoming Holidays

  • Christmas Eve 11:00 - 23:00
  • Christmas Day 11:30 - 18:00
  • Boxing Day 11:00 - 23:00
  • New Years Eve 11:00 - 01:00
  • New Years Day 11:00 - 22:30


Call The Red Lion on 01865 726255


The Red Lion, 14 Gloucester Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2BN