Ye Olde Whyte Lyon Orpington

Welcome to Ye Olde Whyte Lyon, Orpington

A traditional pub serving Kentish ales and pub grub

Our menus

Built in 1626, with plenty of oak beams still on display today, Ye Olde Whyte Lyon is now the only traditional pub left in Locksbottom. We’re a real haven, offering everything you could want from a typical Kentish hostelry.

Inside, we have beautifully-decorated bar and restaurant areas, where you can enjoy great food and drink seven days a week. Our restaurant is very popular so we suggest you get in touch with us today to book a table!

Outside, we have a walled garden with plenty of tables for you to enjoy a cold drink on a warm day.

There’s plenty of entertainment at the Whyte Lyon. Sports lovers can enjoy watching Sky Sports here on four screens – two large, two small – one of which is outside on our decking. And music lovers can enjoy great live performances.

We are a child-free pub (14 years old and over only) with a very warm welcome for all so why not pop over to see us soon!

What our customers have said on TripAdvisor

Just been to locks bottom visiting friends went to Whyte lyon superb selection of beers food fabulous best of all lovely walled garden with no screaming KIDS!!!!! will be back


Great pub food, very good quality food at very reasonable prices. Very accommodating to coeliac customers, which we have found to be quite rare unfortunately. Lovely friendly staff who were very helpful.


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What our customers have said on Facebook

Lovely pub..1st time visiting.. Won't be the last.. Staff recommended soup of the wat a soup..well done to the chef an kitchen staff an bar staff..friendly pub

Rob JulieHickman Shaw

Very friendly staff good atmosphere and good food.

June Davenport

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