The Lazy Lion: Slurp, Munch, Snooze

Front of the lazy lion pub
Front of the Lazy Lion

Whether you’re after a quiet drink, a delicious home cooked meal, or a cozy night’s stay, the Lazy Lion has something for everyone.

Our Landlord, Iain, welcome’s you to the Lazy Lion, as if you are a guest in his own home.  We want you to be comfortable, and feel that everything is being taken care of, so you can focus on enjoying quality time with you friends and family.  The warm, bright ambiance of our dining room and bar area is the perfect setting for an afternoon or evening of delicious food, washed down with an excellent drinks selection.

We offer a wide variety of locally brewed beers, an exquisite selection of wines and bubbles, hot and cold beverages made using our locally roasted coffee beans, and soft drinks.

old front of red lion
Formally the Red Lion

If it’s one of those beautiful coastal summer days, join us in our beer garden.  We get the sun all day, and if you would like a nibble, you can order from our main menu and dine Al Fresco.  There’s also a play area for the little ones. 

meet the crew

Our menu, curated by Chef-In-Chief Des, includes something for everyone, from traditional pub classics, to eclectic international dishes.  We cater to vegetarians and vegans too.  Don’t fancy something from our main menu?  Our ever changing specials board will have something to tickle your fancy.

Business Trip? Weekend away?  Come and stay with us at The Lazy Lion, in one of our clean and comfortable Bed & Breakfast rooms.  We’ve poured so much love into these rooms so that while you stay with us, it will feel like a Home from Home!


The whole team at The Lazy Lion, are ready and raring to go to make your time with us so unforgettable that you won’t be waiting to visit us again.  

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  •   Big family get together, food came out all same time everyone happy, great atmosphere loving the Chicken Pie. Fish and Chips looked amazing, but home made pie stole the show

    thumb 533kerryd

      I very rarely get involved in writing a review of anything !! But credit where due , so rare nowadays ,to be acknowledged .
    Arrived to a very warm and... read more

    thumb Lowbung

      Went to Lazy Lion for birthday lunch today and got more than we bargained for. Long hair in the lentil and celeriac cottage pie( how revolting), a very chewy burger,... read more

    thumb Sunnybeachtimes
  •   A fantastic gem in a charming sea-side town. We booked B&B here to stay nearby for a family event, thinking we would use the Lazy Lion as a base and... read more

    thumb CT_Break14

      On this visit down to Milford on sea we were surprized to see that the red lion was now the lazy lion and what a change. Ian is great very... read more

    thumb gazaLoulou

      What a find. We dropped in here for a Saturday lunch, excellent food warm welcome and great atmosphere.

    thumb Mossybites
  •   Had a lovely meal here with the wife last month, we were made Cary welcome from the moment we walked in the door! I hade the beef rib with truffle... read more

    thumb Yepyep1

      Fantastic food, really friendly staff, good and efficient service
    Had a lovely long, relaxing lunch!
    Thank you!

    thumb Lego29

      My wife and I stopped by on a Sunday evening. Nice pub. Staff were friendly, but not impressed with my food. I ordered the safe option, Fish and Chips. The... read more

    thumb Mikewhel
  •   Splendid menu choice, great front of house and team. A great ambience, with friendly and accommodating staff, no delays between courses.

    thumb Travel288172

      We had an absolutely delicious meal here! The staff were very friendly and gave it a really personal touch which made it really special. Will be back!

    thumb Excursion557876

      Felt like a warm lunch with the dog after a walk down the front at Milford . Went to the Lazy Lion and glad I did.Choose the special Lunch Deal... read more

    thumb 186geoffreyp
  •   Very warm welcome from Ian and all staff very attentive. Comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. Varied, interesting menu. Very reasonably priced. Food was absolutely delicious and I’m looking forward to my next... read more

    thumb Sue D

      Really good food and wine. Lively atmosphere. Great service. I would highly recommend this pub. We will definitely return.

    thumb Redcrumble

      Good lunches here, whether weekdays or Sunday. Confident, friendly staff, reasonable prices. Excellent addition to our village catering facilities.

    thumb ColneGrammar