Vote for The Red Lion Odiham in the Hampshire Life Food and Drink Awards 2017.
Hampshire is famous for its culture, history, and heritage aswell as supplying high quality produce to locals and visitors across the county.
Since opening earlier this year in May, we have welcomed groups from far and wide to enjoy our delicious traditional country dishes whilst they catch up with friends and family over a locally produced ale, lager or gin.
Just six successful months after opening our doors to the public, we’re thrilled to have the chance to be nominated for this year’s Hampshire Life Food and Drinks Awards. A prestigious event to showcase those with the greatest passion for the food and drink produced in the county; From suppliers and producers to small farming businesses, chefs, restaurants, pubs and hoteliers.
Our passion for food and drink
At The Red Lion, we pride ourselves on sourcing quality produce to serve extraordinary food and drink, in a relaxed and authentic pub environment.
As a hardworking team who has accompanied the pub through it’s transformation, we believe that using fresh local ingredients helps make our food taste great, which is why we have developed a close relationship with local farmers, fruit and vegetable suppliers and local bakers. Our talented Head Chef, Simon Lamb, loves nothing more than experimenting with flavours and taking classic cuisine and adding his own modern twist. A combination of his passion and our teams friendly customer service, has resulted in the Red Lion receiving rave reviews!
As proud members of Hampshire Fare, working with local producers across Hampshire, our seasonal menus are created by our talented chefs which include our ever-changing popular daily specials.
Take a look at our current daily menu here.
The Newcomer of the Year Award
The Newcomer of the Year award is open to anyone in the food or drink business who has started a new venture within the last 18 months. The award recognises the impact they have made on the local community and achievements in helping to promote Hampshire food and drink to a new audience.
The general public are invited to place a vote for their business of choice, which is then considered by the Hampshire F&D Award judges. The judges then take into consideration both the quantity and the quality of the votes before naming their three finalists in each category.
With our sister pub, The Royal Exchange in Lindford, being highly commended in this category last year, we would love The Red Lion to follow and excel as winners for the 2017 awards.
How to vote for us
We would love to be nominated for the prestigious ‘Newcomer of the Year’ award and hope that our loyal and new customers will vote for us.
Nominations are open from 19th July to 10th September 2017 and is free for you to vote – all you have to do is provide your name and email address.
Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony in November 2017.
You can keep up to date on the night by searching for #HampshireFADA on Twitter.