The Red Lion Inn, Raithby



Our Pub

Nestled on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds; Raithby sits between Horncastle and Skegness, close to the market town of Spilsby. At the heart of Raithby stands The Red Lion Inn, a Grade II listed public house, as it has in one form or another since the 18th Century.
Today The Red Lion Inn is a hub for the community. A kitchen that produces with fresh locally sourced food and served alongside quality real ales and wine.
We pride ourselves on great service in relaxed and friendly surroundings. We are writing the next chapter in the history of The Red Lion Inn. Come and see !


Richie Stamp - Chef & Landlord


Richie has been in the hospitality industry for over 35 years.  From assistant chef at 16 to various Head Chef roles throughout Lincolnshire including at The White Swan, Scotter 1997-2002.

Richie opened Richie's Restaurant & Café Bar in Scunthorpe in 2002 and took over The Haymaker in Bonby in 2007.  After also lecturing in hospitality at North Lindsey College in Scunthorpe he opened the award winning Delicious Café in 2010.

Richie has since had various roles new product development in the food industry before taking over The Red Lion Inn, Raithby in December 2018.

Richie published a monthly column in the Bailgate Independent



David Mason - Landlord


Working in Lincoln, David managed The Old Palace Hotel, a 32 bedroom 'country house' hotel and wedding reception venue in the city.  He has previously worked in various hospitality roles, but his first two jobs was as a dishwasher in a hotel and also a café, after which he spent several years at The Oxford Playhouse and Creation Theatre in both box office and front of house positions.

Teddie - The Landlady

Teddie welcomes all of our guests and particularly their dog friends to the pub.  She is ably assisted by her brother cats Badger and Buttons, who mainly work behind the scenes and only occasionally appear in the bar.

Teddie has now produced her own doggy menu for all her friends to enjoy.


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