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The Anchor Inn at Sutton Gault

Bury Lane | Sutton, Ely CB6 2BD, England
+44 1353 778537
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Bury Lane | Sutton, Ely CB6 2BD, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

All of the staff were excellent! Welcoming and accommodating and very patient. We were a party of 19 and the organisation of the staff made sure that everything ran smoothly. The food was delicious, communication very helpful and efficient and we really did have a...More

Thank Dudley81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited The Anchor several times over the years and have always been delighted with the food, so we chose it again for a birthday celebration meal. This time it didn’t meet expectations. For my starter, I chose tempura prawns and instead of the...More

Thank Ruth76
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing, the food was wonderful the staff were helpful and professional and very friendly.

Thank Michaela L
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

You won't get there in anything other than a car. We went on Wednesday noon and most tables were booked out. It took much too long to be seated. We sat outside but found the closed umbrellas to be distracting. Nevertheless the white bait starter...More

Thank Charles J
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

After a long Sunday walk in the countryside it was time for some well deserved grub. Always busy, luckily we pre booked! Myself and partner decided to go for the pork lunch and it was absolutely delicious! The staff there are always so attentive and...More

Thank Coffeybean25
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Don't be misled by the typical charming 'old pub' interior! We dropped in on our travels and enjoyed an 'exquisite' and very reasonably priced 2 course lunch with a glass of wine. The varied menu is creative, delicious food colourfully presented with sophistication and excellent...More

Thank Melanie G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Thus is the perfect venue to celebrate a special occasion. Excellent food and very friendly service. Do try the signature starter; dates wrapped in bacon in a mustard sauce. I loved it even though I am not a date lover!!

Thank junem14
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The visit started with trying to find the front door, which is not clear. When we entered we approached a bar where a young girl then proceeded to walk away from us with the menus. We were of course supposed to follow her, only my...More

Thank davidwells5
Reviewed 23 August 2018

had a most lovely midweek lunch - service with a smile - and food really was excellent. The Anchor never disappoints and it's one of my favourite places to visit

Thank puppies105
Reviewed 22 August 2018

I am kicking myself for not having made the effort to visit this gem of a pub restaurant before now. I ended up taking a friend here for supper on a Monday evening. It is always a good sign when the car park is full...More

Thank ClaireWright
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Louise B
30 December 2017|
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Response from Beth J | Reviewed this property |
You can have a drink in the bar area or outside garden area if you didn't want a meal. Lovely green surroundings to enjoy the peace and quiet
23 December 2017|
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Response from Beth J | Reviewed this property |
There is an outside seating area but not sure they would be allowed inside
Kay W
14 October 2017|
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Response from Beth J | Reviewed this property |
Best to call up for the menu as it has seasonal changes but a well thought out menu and variety
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$82
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bury Lane | Sutton, Ely CB6 2BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +44 1353 778537
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