The White Lion is a friendly, relaxing public house situated in the historic town of Llantwit major, The Vale of Glamorgan. The Area is withing walking distance of the beach, and just 20 miles west of the infamous Millennium (principality) Stadium. The White Lion has an interesting history dating back to 1885 right through to the present day. 

The High street is within walking distance and boast a variety of retail outlets including coffee shops, beauty salons, restaurants and much more. 

We are also situated a short walk away from St Illtuds Church, Founded in 500 AD by the Welsh monk Illtud, this beautiful location is believed to be Britain’s earliest centre of learning. 


The White Lion aims to cater for all persons and provide a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. Children are welcome (until 9pm). For sports fans, we have Sky Sports and a Wide Screen projector. We show a variety of sporting events throughout the week, including Premier League Football and Box office Boxing matches. 

We also have a pool table, Juke Box and open log fire, all of which can be enjoyed whilst sampling some of the finest ales and spirits at our classic, friendly bar.

We have regular entertainment from live bands to our infamous karaoke nights. We also have a Cash prize Quiz Night every Monday.


There is a bar menu available, serving delicious home cooked cuisine. the Kitchen is open Monday - Thursday, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm and 6 pm-8:30 pm.



History in every pint