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Red Lion

The Green
Preston
HITCHIN
SG4 7UD

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Opening Times

12-2.30, 5.30-11 Mon-Fri; 12-3.30, 5.30-11 Sat; 12-3.30, 7-10.30 Sun

Meal Times

Closed Mon; 12-2, 7-9 Tue-Sat; 12-2 Sun

About the Pub

This attractive free house stands on the village green and is the first community owned pub in Great Britain. There is an ever changing list of beers and many are from small breweries. Ray and Jo prepare the fresh home made food, (except Sunday eve and all day Monday), and many of the ingredients are sourced locally. The pub hosts the village cricket teams and fund raises for charity. Local Pub of the Year 2017.

Historic Interest

The history of the two cottages, which now form the Red Lion, can be traced back at least to the beginning of the 18th century.

Regular Beers

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Fuller's London Pride
  • Young's Bitter

Changing Beers

This pub serves 3 changing beers.

Regularly changing range from local and national micro brewerys.

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Red Lion, Preston

Features

  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Cider Real Cider Available

    2 ciders / perrys and the range varies from local and national producers.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Young's Bitter is always stocked.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub

Facilities

  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals

    Wide range of fresh locally sources dishes.

  • EveningMeals Evening Meals

    Wide range of fresh locally sources dishes.

  • Garden Pub Garden

    Large gardens with additional seating.

  • Parking Parking

    Large gravel covered car park to the side of the building with approx 40 spaces.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Dog friendly throughout.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly

    Children.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Assortment of board games available from the bar plus darts.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Bands occasionally, see website, playing all types of mainstream music.

  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • WiFi Wifi

    Free WiFi from IDnet.

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Red Lion

The Green
Preston
HITCHIN
SG4 7UD

Sat Nav Reference

51.908471, -0.285553

OS Reference

TL180247

Transport

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Nearby Bus Routes (20m)

LANDMARK COACHES, LUTON TO HITCHIN, BUS NO. 88

Directions

Find Preston, the green is at the crossroads, there's the pub!

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  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
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  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Parking Parking
  • Smoking Area Smoking Area
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
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  • Camping Nearby Camping Nearby
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  • Parking Parking
  • Newspapers Newspapers
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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
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  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
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  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Quiet Pub Quiet Pub
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Parking Parking
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Close to Railway Station Close to Railway Station

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  • Real Ale Available Real Ale Available
  • Real Fire Real Fire
  • Quiet Pub Quiet Pub
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly
  • Pub Garden Pub Garden
  • Lunchtime Meals Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals Evening Meals
  • Traditional Pub Games Traditional Pub Games
  • Real Cider Available Real Cider Available
  • Parking Parking
  • Dog Friendly Dog Friendly
  • Live Music Live Music
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • Wifi Wifi
  • LocAle Accredited LocAle Accredited
  • Close to Bus Routes Close to Bus Routes
  • Camping Nearby Camping Nearby
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