The Red Lion & Sun


The Red Lion & Sun is a large pub in Highgate, with a big beer garden at the front and a smaller one at the back, which makes it very popular in the summer months.

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The Red Lion & Sun

25 North Road
N6 4BE
+44 (0)20 8340 1780
Public transport:
Highgate, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

3 out of 5 based on 17 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Red Lion & Sun

4.0 out of 5 9 April 2015
by Dave S.

Went here for a Sunday Roast with a friend who lives in Highgate. I opted for the rib-eye and the meat was tender, the gravy was thick, and the Yorkshire pudding was doughy; what more could you ask for?? Great cozy feel to it and I imagine the outdoor patio is great when the weather is warmer.

A little disappointed in the local beer selection, but otherwise a great Sunday Roast spotmore

3.0 out of 5 27 August 2014
by Kazimierz D.

Service was mediocre but what really irritates me was after my group ordered their meal, the waitress returned some moments later to advise us they had no lamb left. POOR! I opted for Beef instead which was ok, I've had better and cheaper!more

4.0 out of 5 17 August 2013
by Linda P.

Superb, classy pub! Gourmet, high quality cuisine... just love the mussel starter in a rich cream sauce....enjoy the Sunday Roast's so popular that you need reservations! We savoured the briased Welsh lamb shank served with yummy roast potatoes,carrots and cabbage medley, Yorkshire pudding that was delicious and loved the red wine jus. The lamb was so tender it melted in your mouth!...more

4.0 out of 5 8 April 2012
by Uli B.

The Red Lion and Sun is my kind of pub: it's cozy, I can bring my dog and the food is really good! In fact, how come I have lived in the Highgate area for over three years and only recently have I discovered this gem of a pub?

What I like about the Red Lion & Sun is that I feel so much at home every time I go there: there's something to be said about low ceilings, wooden interior and a...more

4.0 out of 5 2 July 2009
by Leon C.

The Red Lion and Sun is an impressive gastropub situated in the beautiful Highgate Village. The inside of The Red Lion has that slightly darkened, old-fashioned feel that suits traditional pubs well. What attracted me to the place wasn't its traditional d├ęcor; it was its impressive front garden with a multitude of tables to dine at. Reading the menu A-board outside left me in no doubt that the...more

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