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.

Venue Details & Map

The Red Lion & Sun

25 North Road
N6 4BE
+44 (0)20 8340 1780
Public transport:
Highgate, Underground

Yelp Reviews

7.00 out of 5
based on 20 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Red Lion & Sun

3.0 out of 5
28 July 2017
by Dennis J.

Nice pub with front and back outdoor seating. Good service. Food good and value for money. Wide range of draft beer. more

4.0 out of 5
08 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
06 June 2016
by Yui I.

If you're looking for a place you can take your dog with you and also enjoy a nice meal this is a place for you! A dog friendly gastro pub right next to the Highgate high street, you can choose to sit outside or inside with or without your dog which is amazing. The food here is more than just pub food, we had a mix of starters including potted shrimps with toasted bread, Dorset crab with... more

4.0 out of 5
09 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 spot more

4.0 out of 5
06 June 2016
by Elisa T.

This dog friendly pub serves hearty portions of food for incredibly reasonable prices (for the area).

The menu seems to change regularly keeping things interesting. The food wasn't mind blowingly delicious but there were some stand out dishes like the crab on toast and salted caramel and chocolate tart.

Would definitely come back for the price, because it's a really cool place to chill and... more

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