PRESS RELEASE: THE RED LION FULFILLS ITS PROMISE TO NEWQUAY
It got better! The Red Lion, Newquay’s £250,000 investment has big thumbs up from locals.
General Manager Rachael Box was delighted to re-open the doors after renovation works that brought loyal customers, friends and family to the opening last night (22nd March). “The reaction was fabulous. The Red Lion has such original character keeping its roots and personality was crucial – it looks perfect. It was great to see customers enjoying our new range of ales, twenty infused gins, cocktails and classic food too,” said Rachael.
“We launched last night with a music medley of live acts and we’ve got more on every night for the next week” added Rachael
Local ales for the opening included Cornish Knocker and Betty Stogs; craft ales included Korev and Sharp’s Pilsner with Estrella and Peroni bringing in the premium. Lavender and Lemon andamp; Ginger exemplify the tastiest infused gins alongside many new wines and spirits!
The careful renovations by owners Stonegate Pub Company have retained tradition, added contemporary and provided more space for diners both inside and out, preparing for demand of the new menu. Cornish fish store, ‘Fish for Thought’ provide all the daily fish specials classic comforts include the likes of Cumberland sausage and mash; gourmet grills including succulent British Steaks matured for 35 days; salads; risottos and pasta.
Meanwhile, this local hotspot adds more reason to visit the local pub every day of every week from Cask Mondays with all pints at £2.50, combo deals, curry club and the greatest home cooked Sunday Roasts.
Rachael, talking of the relaunch said: “We have fulfilled our promise to keep Newquay’s greatest traditions alive. We’re bigger, we’re better but we’re still the Red Lion.”