Red Lion (The)

Address: Chelwood Gate, East Sussex RH17 7DE

Contact: 01825 740836 Twitter: Twitter Address


A stylish country pub on the edge of the Ashdown Forest, the Red Lion is a relaxed and revitalised retreat which is famed for fabulous food.

Winner of ‘Turnaround pub of the year’ in 2016 Shepherd and Neame awards, with delectable dining, a key ingredient at the heart of its success.

More than just a special spot for lunch or dinner though, this is also a place to find first class liquid refreshment.  Real Ales come courtesy of Britain’s oldest brewer, while the bar is also well stocked  with world wines, spirits and soft drinks a plenty.

Add in a gorgeous garden, a regular quiz night, excellent live music and superb function spaces and its easy to see why the Red Lion is the place to be in this neck of the woods.

Whether its dinner, drinks or a private party, why not come and sample VIP treatment for yourself.