Main Rd, Chelmondiston, Ipswich IP9 1DX 01473-780-400


PUB & Restaurant

Modern British Food & Indian Hospitality

Welcome toRED LION

The Red Lion is situated at the heart of the scenic Suffolk village of Chelmondiston, on the beautiful Shotley Peninsula, just a short distance from Ipswich.

DiscoverOur Story

The Red Lion is run by husband and wife team chefs Mauli and Bhumika; together, they bring the best of modern British food and Indian hospitality. Chef Mauli has 25 years of experience in the industry in India and England. He creates and presents exciting dishes using seasonal and locally sourced ingredients on his menu.

Christmas 2023Our Menu

Christmas DayMenu 2023

To Follow
Tea / Coffee

£95 per person

£45 per child under 10’s

Christmas & New Year
2023 - 24
Opening Hours

SUNDAY 24th December 2023 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
MONDAY 25th December 2023 11:00 am to 06:00 pm
TUESDAY 26th December 2023 11:00 am to 08:00 pm
WEDNESDAY - SATURDAY 27th - 30th December 2023 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
SUNDAY (NEW YEAR EVE) 31st December 2023 11:00 am to 01:00 am
MONDAY 01st January 2024 11:00 am to 08:00 pm
TUESDAY (Onwards) 02nd January 2024 NORMAL OPENING HOURS

Our LocationThe Red Lion

  Main Road, Chelmondiston, Ipswich IP9 1DX
  +44 (147) 378-0400
  [email protected]

Sailing into Woolverstone

If you're sailing around the Essex and Suffolk coast, we're just over 2 miles from the beautiful Woolverstone Marina, which equates to a 40 minute walk or short taxi ride.

Walks Around Chelmondiston

The area around Chelmondiston and Pin Mill is very popular with those wishing to exercise their legs, with many beautiful walks. Walkers are welcome in the Red Lion. For more information about local walks, click here.

GetIn Touch

147.378.0400 – [email protected]

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