Men drinking at the bar

Treat your dad to a free pint with a lunch booking for Father’s Day next week. Sunday lunch is served from 12 to 6pm – you can see our menus here.

Drink, Food, News

June 13, 2022

Nantwich Food Festival Awards

Our amazing Community Pub has been nominated for Nantwich Food Awards 2022 and not just in one, but two categories….Best Newcomer AND Best Pub with Food! Thank you, thank you, thank you! This means so very much to this community and everyone involved in saving the White Lion from demolition and getting us back on […]

Events, Food, News

June 11, 2022

Handmade Pie

Our pies are handmade in our own kitchen Come for the Early Doors offer… stay for the delicious pies! Every Monday to Friday from 4-6pm, you’ll receive 10% off all pints and selected wine by the glass.

Drink, Food, News

June 10, 2022

Coffee and Cake

How about a nice gentle start to your morning? The White Lion is now open Wednesday to Sunday for freshly brewed @ancoats_mcr coffee and cakes from 10:00 am. Why not pop along, and spend an hour or two in our snug with the morning papers… the log burners will be on if it’s a chilly […]

Drink, News

June 8, 2022

Bank Holiday Weekend Join us… …for an exciting BBQ menu on the Terrace, signature Jubilee cocktails, Pimms, and a DJ giving you all the right vibes. The White Lion Hankelow, what more could you want?!

Drink, Events, Food, News

June 2, 2022

Pouring a pint of cask ale

10% off all draught and house wines Monday to Friday 4-6 pm    During these Early Doors Sessions, there will also be homemade hot sausage rolls on the bar.  When They’re Gone, They’re Gone!

Drink, News

May 24, 2022


Countdown is on to our first Sunday Session Our live music Sunday Sessions start 22nd May. For an ‘easy like Sunday’ end to the weekend at the White Lion, pop down to see super talented KingFast from 7pm for in our reguar live music Sunday Sessions slot.

Events, News

May 19, 2022

We were very proud to host the start of Weaver Wander 2022. Blessed with a beautiful day, after their early start on Hankelow village green and a hearty breakfast at The White Lion, this impressive motorcade set off on their ‘wander’ near and far – ending their day back at Hankelow Hall. Where Cheshire Tipi […]

Events, News

May 15, 2022

Front of the White Lion Hankelow with daffodils in bloom

We are delighted to open the bar up today We look forward to welcoming you in for a celebratory drink and to have a look round the beautifully restored White Lion Hankelow. The kitchen will be open in a couple of weeks.


March 31, 2022

The White Lion Front Sign

The White Lion has been part of the Hankelow community for over 200 years. It seems fitting that when the pub closed its doors in 2016 it was the community who stepped in. The very people it had served over its two centuries of existence – as a community hub, a local spot for a […]

History, News

January 1, 2022