Welcome to The Red Lion

A delightful, 16th century half timbered, thatched inn in the heart of Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, one of Oxfordshire's most beautiful villages.

Enjoy a drink outside

Watch village life unfold from the comfort of our front patio.

Enclosed garden

Enjoy a drink or a meal in our lovely enclosed garden.

The Red Lion

A delightful, 16th century half timbered, thatched inn in the heart of Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, one of Oxfordshire's most beautiful villages.

“A Quintessentially British Gem”

Nestling in the heart of the stunning Oxfordshire village of Brightwell cum Sotwell

Welcome to The Red Lion

After six years, Sue and Bob Devey-Robson have returned to The Red Lion, a delightful, award-winning 16th century half timbered, thatched inn in the heart of Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, one of Oxfordshire’s most beautiful villages.