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Coming up this week

Today 4/3

Special Event

The Lion Quiz (9pm)A fun general knowledge quiz sponsored by Oakham Ales. Top prize is 50 cash plus get a chance to "Open The Box".

Tomorrow 5/3

Special Event

The Lion Open Mic NightHosted by Steve & Steve, this is the longest running Open Mic in Nottm.....busy and very popular

Friday 6/3


Live Music from 9pm


Abandon (9pm)

Saturday 7/3


Live Music from 9pm


The Stumble Bros (9pm)

Sunday 8/3


Sunday Lunchtime Jazz@ the Lion...from 1.30pmOur ever popular Live Jazz sessions. We are incredibly lucky to be able to have some of the most talented, grooviest performers showcase themselves at The Lion.


Shipstone Street Jazz Orchestra (1:30pm)

Special Event

The Lion Music QuizGreat chilled out sounds and questions to end the weekend....starts 8.30pm

Latest Tweets

On the @NottinghamCAMRA Stout & Porter Stroll this week? You absolutely must call in and try this @KelhamBrewery
28 minutes ago

John is buzzing about the success of the new menu!! These hot dogs are flying out and it's day 1 #RocknRollBurgerCo
2 days ago

We've made a neat display in the wall using these retro tin signs we bought from @popartuk
2 days ago

This is our favourite photo from today's shoot- it looks like it was taken mid-July!!!!! Hurry up summer!! #PubPeople
9 Feb 2015

RT @GallagherMark: Photographing 8 new hot dogs for new pub menu @ItsFoodPorn @TheLionBasford @thepubpeople @Nottingham_Post
9 Feb 2015

Time to get creative!! Our food photographer is trying to get our new hot dogs in one photo #hungry
9 Feb 2015

RT @thepubpeople: They're taking advantage of the glorious sunshine at @TheLionBasford and getting some food photos in
9 Feb 2015

We're taking advantage of the sunshine and getting some snaps of our burgers in the beer garden with an @oldmoutcider
9 Feb 2015

We're taking advantage of the sunshine and getting some snaps of our burgers in the beer garden @ShipstoneBeer
9 Feb 2015

RT @Rfcpaul87: Date night burger at the Lion in Basford #burger #rocknrollburgerco @ The Lion at Basford
9 Feb 2015

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This Weeks Ales:
Oakham - Citra


Navigation - Triton


Batemans - XXXB


Draught Bass


Nottingham Legend


Nottingham EPA


Blue monkey - Guerrilla


Castle Rock Harvest Pale


Thornbridge - Jaipur


Exmoor - Stag


Black Iris - Snake Eyes


Elgoods - Greyhound


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