The White Lion Wherwell

In the heart of the test valley

Times & Menus

Opening Times

Monday         11.00am – 3.00pm     6.00pm – 10.00pm

Tuesday         CLOSED
Wednesday   11.00am – 3.00pm     6.00pm – 10.00pm
Thursday       11.00am – 3.00pm     6.00pm – 10.00pm
Friday             11.00am – 3.00pm     6.00pm – 11.00pm
Saturday        11.00am – 11.00pm
Sunday           12.00pm – 7.00pm

Food Service Times

Monday          12.00pm – 2.30pm     6.00pm – 8.30pm
Tuesday         CLOSED
Wednesday    12.00pm – 2.30pm     6.00pm – 8.30pm
Thursday        12.00pm – 2.30pm     6.00pm – 8.30pm
Friday              12.00pm – 2.30pm     6.00pm – 8.30pm
Saturday         12.00pm – 8.30pm
Sunday            12.00pm – 5.00pm

Main Menu

Salad of the Day

Served with warm bread rolls and butter: £11.95

Cod in our own Cider Batter and Chips

Served with garden peas, minted mushy peas or baked beans: £11.95

Home Cooked Ham

Served with egg, chips, garden peas or minted mushy peas: £11.95


The Lion Stack Beef Burger

Two 4oz Beef Burgers stacked in a Brioche Bun with Chorizo and Manchego Cheese. Served with chips and a spicy tomato Jerk dip: £13.95

Thai Salmon, Sweet Potato and Baby Corn Curry (Mild)
Served on a bed of stir fried noodles: £12.95

Pan Fried Salmon Steak
Served on a cabbage and potato rosti with braised leeks and a lemon mayonnaise: £12.95

Rope Grown Scottish Mussels
Served in a garlic white wine cream sauce with garlic bread: £11.95

Two Seabass Fillets Filled with a Mushroom Duxelle
Served on a bed of crushed new potatoes with chives and French beans with a Provencal sauce: £14.95

Hand Made Pies

Our Renowned Proper Pastry Hand Made Individual Pies Served with a choice of either, colcannon mash or chips garden or minted mushy peas or baked beans with a side of pouring gravy: £12.95

Choose from our delicious range of pies

Steak and Ale
Steak and Kidney
Steak and Devon Blue Cheese
Chicken Ham and Leek
Lamb Pea and Mint
Ham Hock and Pea
Wild Mushroom and Spinach (V)
Butternut Squash and Mixed Bean (V)
Spiced Cauliflower, Spinach and Lentil (V)

Home Made Pasties

Debs Very Own Family Recipe Home Made Layered Pasties
All served with chips, garden peas or minted mushy peas or baked beans: £10.95

Choose from our delicious range of pasties:
Traditional Meat and Potato
Pork and Apple
Blue Cheese and Cheddar (V)
Curried Chicken
Spanish Lamb, Chorizo and Olive

Side Dishes
Chips: £3.95, Cheesy Chips: £4.50
3 Mixed Warmed Mini Bread Rolls: £1.75,
2 Homemade Sourdough Olive and Sundried Tomato Rolls: £1.75
Side Salad with a Vinaigrette Dressing: £3.95

Tapas Menu

Sopa del Dia
(Soup of the day with warm bread roll and butter) £4.95

Aceitunas Mixtas y Manchego
(Mixed Olives in a Garlic Infused Olive Oil with Manchego Cheese) (V) £4.95

Hongos En Un Crema Y Ajo Salsa
(Wild Mushrooms in a Creamy Garlic Sauce) (V) £4.50

Pimientos De Padron
(Pan Fried Padron Peppers) (V) £3.95

Asparragos Con Jamon
(Asparagus wrapped in Serrano Ham on a bed of Garlic Panchetta served with a Manchego Cheese Lattice Crisp) £5.25

Tomato Secado Al Sol y Frijol Mantequilla Coronilla
(Sundried Tomato and Butterbean Pate served with Toasted Ciabatta) (V) £3.95

Tortilla De Patatas
(Potato Omelette) (V) £4.95

Pimenton y Migas de Pan Calamari
(Breaded Squid rings sprinkled with Paprika) £4.75

Boquerones Frotos
(Whitebait Deep Fried & Dusted with Paprika) £4.95

Cordero, Chorizo y Oliva Empanadillas
(4 Lamb, Chorizo and Olive Turnover Pastries) £5.25

Gambas Al Ajillo
(King Prawns in Garlic Butter) £6.95

Albondigas
(6 Meatballs in a Spicy Tomato Sauce) £5.25

Patatas a La Riojana
(Potatoes with Red Pepper, Chorizo and Spicy Tomato Sauce) £4.50

Croquetas De Chorizo, Manchego y Patata
(2 Potato Croquettes with Chorizo and Manchego Cheese) £4.50

Patatas Con Alioli
(Garlic Alioli New Potatoes) (V) £3.95

Order Individually or Sharing Tapas

Select any 4 Dishes for £17.00
(£1.00 supplement for a King Prawn Dish)

Select any 6 Dishes for £25.00
(£1.00 supplement for a King Prawn Dish)

Select any 8 Dishes for £34.00
(£1.00 supplement for a King Prawn Dish)

Select any 10 Dishes for £43.00
(£1.00 supplement for a King Prawn Dish)