Located on Nottingham Road in Selston, The White Lion is well worth the journey out of town. With the ability to accommodate larger groups, it’s a great place to gather with friends and celebrate or bring the whole family as a treat, with excellent service and a huge choice of food.
Newly refurbished, The White Lion is divided upon two floors, the first of which houses a welcoming open plan bar alongside two small dining rooms for cosy meals for couples and close friends. Upstairs there’s a 40 cover restaurant that’s the ideal place to dine with a larger group. Settle into the cushioned seating and to enjoy your meal or head to the oak panelled bar for a selection of wines, high quality spirits and cask ales. Children are welcome here, with a kids menu offered alongside the option of ordering half sizes from the main menu, making this a fantastic place to visit with family.
The White Lion use produce locally sourced wherever possible in their pub food, which gives their high quality dishes the best possible flavour. Begin your meal with a light pea, garden mint and watercress soup served with artisan bread or try the impressive seared swordfish for something more substantial. Mains of whole native lobster showcase the high quality local ingredients used alongside Peak District lamb with jersey royal potatoes and fresh vegetables for a traditional British meal. The desserts menu hosts a range of classic dishes, such as English gooseberry crumble cake alongside an imaginative option of white chocolate soup with raspberry compote for those who want to try something a little different. Special menus are offered on certain days of the week, including a Sunday lunch menu and a Tuesday steak night, with a huge selection of steaks to choose from.
The White Lion in Selston, Nottingham dishes up fantastic British food that’s perfect for larger groups, intimate meals or bringing the whole family on a Sunday afternoon.