Weddings at The Red Lion Babcary
Accommodation at The Red Lion Babcary
Opening Times: Opening Times: Monday to Sunday - 12pm to 3pm and 6.00 pm to 11pm
Food Times: Food Times: Monday to Saturday - 12pm to 2.30pm and 6.30pm to 9.30pm / Sat & Sun - 12pm - 3.00pm and 6.30pm - 9.30pm

welcome to

The Red Lion Inn, Babcary.

Our award-winning, 17th century thatched pub and restaurant is set in the heart of this idyllic Somerset village, open every day of the year and oozing charm with traditional flagstone floors, exposed beams, open fires, cosy nooks and crannies and pretty garden.  We offer everything from great local ales, inspiring à la carte menu, hearty Sunday lunch and outdoor wood-fired pizzas to individually planned weddings for up to 120 people.

We are conveniently situated in a rural and peaceful location, just a few minutes north of Podimore roundabout on the A303 in Somerset, off the A37.  Accessible down a winding country lane, you will stumble across us, past the village Church, open fields and a handful of stone cottages.

We are very much a locals’ pub, welcoming familiar faces into our rural watering hole to sit, chat, eat and drink in these beautiful surroundings.  Equally we love to see new faces who might be visiting this beautiful county –  looking for their own ‘escape to the country’.  The Red Lion is an ideal stopover point for lunch or an overnight stay on the way to Devon and Cornwall or back to London and the home counties.

Stay at the Red Lion Inn - Babcary, Somerset

Stay at

The Red Lion

Our six beautifully designed, boutique bedrooms offer luxurious accommodation in double, twin, superior or family rooms for guests travelling on business or for pleasure.  These exceptionally spacious rooms, in a private and separate converted ‘Barn’, are decorated in soft neutral tones and detailed with attractive art on the walls, all with ensuite showers and bathrooms.  Super king beds and fine Egyptian cotton bedlinen provide the ultimate comfort, along with everything you will need – flat screen TV, complimentary wifi, hairdryer, tea and coffee making, luxury toiletries.

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Wedding Receptions and Party Venue:

We offer country chic weddings  and celebratory parties any which way.  There is no fixed package, clients are free to brief us on a traditional, three course sit-down affair to a more informal buffet or even a festival-style gathering!

The pretty marquee, which attaches to The Den provides everything you need for the day or evening, with capacity of 100 seated and plenty of configuration options.  Whimsical butterflies and sparkling chandeliers hang from the ceiling with stripped wooden floors to encourage late night dancing.

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“FABULOUS food throughout (all bespoke and matched to our theme) with just about every guest commenting on how amazing it was”