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Sun Inn

££ - £££British, ,
Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
+44 1539 821351
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“roast dinner” (7 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited twice this last week while on vacation - can’t fault the food or service. The lady running the place was so friendly and welcoming, and lovely with our daughter Sophia. Steak night on Thursday is great, and the homemade Shepherds pie is to die...More

Thank JMSIbbo
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your great review. See you next time Regards Team at The Sun Inn

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the sun inn after reading reviews on trip adviser for dog friendly pubs, the welcome was warm, the pub cosy with its open log fires and our dog was offered a blanket to sit on. The food was delicious and the portions...More

Thank Lydia M
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking time to write us a lovely review, see you next time. Regards Team at the Sun Inn

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped at Sun Inn as part of Brit Stops. A great example of a country pub who welcomes outsiders with a smile and a pint of local ale. We had a roast (delicious) with the best spuds I’ve had in a long time and...More

Thank Joe P
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much, your more than welcome hopefully see you on you next stop over. Regards Team at The Sun Inn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

to find this friendly Cumbria Inn and eatery go off the beaten track as you leave the north end of the Kendal bypass and take the small back road towards Crook and the Windermere ferry ,as you enjoy the undulating hills and true country scenery...More

Thank ford07
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, always room to share a pudding. See you next time Regards Team at the Sun Inn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for Sunday lunch. Portions are huge - most people around me had left some. As did we. Would rather have paid less, for a smaller portion. The half chicken was massive - and a a small part of it looked dubiously under-cooked. Cheesy...More

Thank Paul P
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review,the positive and negatives. We do offer a smaller roast on the menu, unfortunately not for the 1/2 Chicken , apologies for a soggy bottom Yorkshire pudding we should of replaced this for you. Re charge for gravy this is stated...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great setting, friendly staff, very average food. Had the Sunday roast and apple pie. The lamb was actually alright, but the roast potato was inedible (frozen variety) mash and veg microwave special. Apple pie crust was not firm at all but all squidgy and moist....More

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Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for posting a review, its a shame your experience wasn't a 5 out of 5. Thanks for the positive points. None of our Sunday Roasts is frozen everything is prepped in the morning of that days service. Vegetables are all fresh and cooked...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"The best mussels I've ever had and truly wonderful gluten-free sticky toffee pudding" (partner); very, very good fish (me) and exceptional staff (all of us, including the dog). A really friendly and welcoming pub (including the locals), we ended up there most nights on our...More

Thank lguen2018
Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review, see you next time Regards Team at The Sun Inn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, great friendly staff and you can take the dog too. Been several times and always top notch. Haven't been able to eat a dessert yet as portions are very satisfying.

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Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review,new menu from April see you next time Regards Team at The Sun Inn

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location for us as we were stopping just up the lane,Food was fantastic, made very welcome and great real open fires made it a great relaxing atmosphere.

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Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review, glad you enjoyed your visit see you again. Regards Team at The Sun Inn

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to this pub about 10 times in the last 2 years - every time we visit the Lakes to stay with our friends in Bowness we make sure we book. Superb atmosphere, amazing food with great size portions, priced to be great value...More

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Pauline H, Manager at Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review, see you next time Regards Team at The Sun Inn

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h0mepage
1 July 2017|
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Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
apologies we do do sandwiches alongside our roasts, roasts served 12 till 7 sandwiches 12 till 5 also accommodate gluten free our main menu alongside roasts us served from 5pm until 7pm when we stop food on Sunday's... More
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charlielakedistrict
2 April 2017|
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Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
Hiya apologies in my delay, 3 courses £16.50, 2 courses £14.50 1 course 11.50 children are half price and under 2 are free
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Andrea67_13
15 January 2017|
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Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
Hello thanks for your question, we stay open all day from 11am until close over the Festive period I would recommend making a reservation, Christmas Day we are open for food to pre bookings only and close around 5pm. We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal  >  Crook
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 821351
  • E-mail
Description
Recently refurbished country pub, with two open fires,real ales, extra cold Heineken served from glasses straight from the freezer, locally produced spirits. Selection of Ciders and a seasonal wine list to match the menu. Seasonal menu with a weekly changing specials board. All sauces are gluten free, we also use sour dough bread. Vegetarian choices available. Children more than welcome
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