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.  

Read our reviews or leave us a review on Trip Advisor by clicking on the Trip Advisor button 

  •   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
  •   This refurbished pub is very friendly. The staff were very helpful and the accommodation comfortable.
    We were a party of 6 and were all pleased with our meals. The meals... read more

    thumb dsbadham

      Didn't book but The Lazy Lion were more than accommodating in finding us a table. Their homecooked food was sensational and the friendly staff took great care for my girlfriend... read more

    thumb iains523

      Alway visited when in the area, great ambiance food and banter this is a great place to take friends for a great experience

    thumb billandersonward
  •   We had a great evening at the Lazy Lion last week. Good food, nice surroundings, good atmosphere and excellent service.

    thumb vincelee54

      The Lazy Lion in Milford-on Sea, Hampshire is great! we were out walking this evening and could see the log fire burning in the pub! We couldn't walk past, called... read more

    thumb karentX7126DT

      After a day so long at work and with me as grumpy as a Labour politician on results day i needed a place to stay the night and how lucky... read more

    thumb robbie1doe
  •   A friend and I lunched here. I chose Fishcakes with Sweet Potato Fries and my friend had Shepherd’s Pie, both of which were nice. I know Iain, the Landlord, from... read more

    thumb Gourmandsouth

      This was the 3rd time we’ve been to the Lazy Lion. The place has a great atmosphere and the menu, although not extensive, is reasonably priced and has a good... read more

    thumb AlanBaybut

      My wife and I ate here on 3 January 2020. Great welcome, excellent food and good service. What a change since we were here two years ago. Will certainly come back.

    thumb rzvw
  •   My wife and I are in this pub/restaurant New Year's Day 2020 late in the afternoon, after struggling to find anywhere to eat at Milford, and was mightily impressed. ... read more

    thumb regokid

      Just spent 2 nights at the Lazy Lion. Great evening food and beer, so ate there both nights, lovely freshly cooked breakfast, comfy bed. What stood out was the warm... read more

    thumb 554phile

      Friendly ,homely , and relaxing pub restaurant that deserves to succeed. Great way to spend New Year’s Eve , good food ,good music, first time I’ve seen the landlord provide... read more

    thumb 307derekt