Welcome to The Red Lion, Prestwick

A traditional bar/restaurant in the heart of Prestwick, with a newly upgraded heated terrace and dog friendly beer garden

A Slice of Golfing History

The Red Lion is the birthplace of the Open Championship. Famed and historically significant within the golfing community, we have hosted many an Open champion throughout the years. Join us for a traditional (or contemporary!) pub lunch or dinner, and enjoy a wee dram or two in our bar lounge area where you can catch up on all the day’s sporting action via Sky Sports, Racing TV & TNT Sports.

With our close proximity to the gorgeous Prestwick Beachfront & Glasgow Prestwick airport, The Red Lion is the perfect spot to refuel after a long day at the shore or to get those pre-flight drinks in at an affordable price.

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Relax & Unwind

Checking out the Troon Open Golf Tournament 2024? We are perfectly placed at the top of Prestwick only a short distance away from the course, so drop in and bask in some of the richest golfing history.

Something to celebrate? Be sure to let us know how we can help make your visit even more special!

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Dog Friendly Heated Terrace & Beer Garden

Here at the Red Lion we strive to be one of the finest pub and restaurant choices in Prestwick. With a cosy dining and bar area, and a newly renovated beer garden & (dog friendly!) heated covered terrace outside, it’s the perfect way to enjoy a lovely meal or drink with friends and all the family, furry or not! It’s easy to see why we’re one of the best venues Prestwick has to offer.

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Something for Everyone, Any Time

Here at The Red Lion we pride ourselves on delivering the main ingredients to make your dining experience one to remember. There’s no better place than Red Lion to enjoy your day, with all main televised sporting events throughout the week, our famous Pub Quiz every Tuesday, Karaoke Sundays and our in house DJ playing all the hits from the 70’s til now every weekend. Whether it’s a delicious breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea, dinner, or just drinks the Red Lion is the perfect place for any occasion.

And if you’re looking for gift inspiration then pickup one of our downloadable gift vouchers to give the friend or loved one who has it all!
For further information prior to your Red Lion visit feel free to browse our FAQ section.

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Here at the Red Lion you can choose to sit in our dining area or at the bar or venture outside into our spacious beer garden and patio to enjoy our wide range of dishes and drinks. We offer a breakfast menu, A La Carte, special offers, children’s menu, chef’s specials & desserts.

Our kitchen is also open for delivery and collection to enjoy at home, and you can order via Just Eat and FoodHub.

Yes absolutely, although at peak times we’d highly recommend reserving a table online as we can get very busy!

There is always space to walk in for a drink or two, and you are welcome to wait for a table in our bar area.
Our outside areas are strictly first come first served, so be sure to get down early when the sun is shining!

We are open from 10am everyday of the week, so come on in for breakfast, lunch, dinner or just drinks and let us take care of you with our locally sourced great food and drink options.

We at The Red Lion would be honoured to help you host your event, be it a birthday celebration, funeral tea, anniversary meal or anything in between.

We have a range of packages available including drinks only, buffet meals or full set menu options at a price point to suit you. Call or drop in and let us take care of your event.

We are always on the lookout for hospitality superstars to continue to improve our venues. If you think you’ve got what it takes to join our experienced team of fabulous Chefs, float around the dining room like only the best Front of House can, pour a pint with such skill even the surliest of regulars cracks a smile, or you can take charge of all of the above, send us an email at the address below with your CV and a little about why you want to work with us.
We can’t wait to hear from you!