Thank You for all your support whilst reopening
The Old White Lion Hotel
to both yourselves & our Service Team

May 2021 Update

Face Masks
In accordance with Government Legislation all persons entering The Old White Lion Hotel will be required to wear a face mask.
Face masks may only be removed once you have been seated at your table, at all other times moving round the premises you are required to wear a face mask.

Please see below information on some regulations to which we have put in place in order to keep everybody safe. There is also information on bookings, what to expect during your visit and further rules and regulations. Please take time to read through these before your visit with us.

This is still a very unusual and difficult time for everybody and we understand that your experience with us will be quite different from your last visit but this hopefully won’t last forever! In the meantime, as a team we will do everything we can to keep you, our loyal customers, safe and well during your visit.

Our team are so excited to welcome you back! However they are also anxious about the current situation and what the future may hold.

We thank you very much in advance for your understanding of this, for being kind and for respecting the space and efforts of the team.

Bar Opening Hours

Monday to Friday
4:00pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday
1:00pm - 10:00


Food Service

Monday to Fiday
4:00pm to 8:00pm

Satutday and Suday
1:00pm to 8:00pm


Our Rules & Regulations

  • When visiting our premises, social distancing guidelines should be maintained at all times (2m, or 1m with risk mitigation where 2m is not viable), Please respect the space of other customers and staff,
  • You should always take note of and adhere to the signage located upon entering and around the building.
  • Please ensure that you use the hand sanitizing stations located around the building regularly throughout your visit.
  • You should remain seated at all times with the only exception being to use the toilet facilities. Standing at the bar is NOT permitted.
  • Children may dine with adults but must be supervised at all times. To comply with the government advice, they must remain seated at the table with you throughout your visit. Should you need to use the toilet facilities with your child, all social distancing guidelines must be followed.
  • Abusive behavior or disregard to the rules and regulations will not be tolerated. On the rare occasion that this should occur, the customer in question will be told to leave.

Dining and Drinking

  • We Will be operating on a table service only basis when dining and will be keeping interactions between staff and customers to a minimum. It is a government requirement that you remain seated at all times unless using toilet facilities. You must remain at your allocated table and not have any contact with any other tables, chairs, furniture or surfaces as these will have been sanitized for the next customer. Payment will be taken at the table.
  • There will be signage and floor markers for you to follow to ensure social distancing.You will be required to pay upon ordering. Diners will then be required to remain seated and your food and drink will be brought to the table.
  • Single use menus will be available.
  • You must not have contact with any other table/chair etc as these will have been sanitised for the next customer.