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The Sun Inn

££ - £££, British,
Winchester Rd A30, Basingstoke RG25 2DJ, England
+44 1256 397234
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (46 reviews)
“halibut” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Winchester Rd A30, Basingstoke RG25 2DJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went in here last week , it was my first time with my friends along with me , had few drinks and burgers . Delicious Burgers was freshly made and served, and it could be the best one I have ever eaten.they have the vegan...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank danielmax360
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attended for work for team Christmas meal. Pre ordered food for approx 18 of us. Service was slow and food nothing to shout about. Christmas dinner wasn’t very hot and the gravy or ‘ju’ had a very strong flavour and turkey was a steak I’d...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Alison B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most loveable place to eat and drink! Love it! The food is perfect and always a warm welcome, such a lovely location!excellent service,Perfect way to celebrate or just grab a tasty course 🍴 I can't wait to enjoy many more evenings with The sun

Date of visit: November 2018
6  Thank jennyrachel413
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location. Nice Hotel.Staff were very friendly. rooms are tidy.We had a great time. pub and the food service were amazing.prawn cocktail was an experience and remarkable too. Friendly staff are doing the best job they can. The best part about the stay was the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
6  Thank Babitharoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is wonderful restaurant with fantastic views and excellent food and beverages.This was my 2nd visit, but the first with my mom. Great little stop! The food is delicious and beautifully presented, a very talented kitchen! Wonderful staff as well, great beers and ciders.It is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
6  Thank Isabellaarthur978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We 3, as a part of field trip in Basingstoke went to the sun inn.The interior itself was attractive. It was lunch time & we chose to start in soft wine and had rack of ribs as main.Ribs was amazing! We had chocolate pudding with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
7  Thank Danicharl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, air conditioned hotel. Very close to everything! Delicious starters and mains. Couldn’t finish that chicken roast ...delicious. Rest rooms are well maintained.Perfect spot for family reunion. Superb ambience.The hotel itself is good. Good food, friendly staff! Guys see you soon...

Date of visit: November 2018
8  Thank RTH77077
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The team at the Sun Inn hosted a wonderful 50th birthday party for me for 25 people. I had a fantastic time and so did all my friends. I particularly want to thank the manager Ellie for her professionalism, relaxed and can do attitude, the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
6  Thank goodaswood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on a get together in the name of Katy's Bday Party.Thank you so much for a wondeful Night.Your Lamb starters and Prawn starters were amazing.And the mains were delicious.Parking was fine and all us enjoyed a lot and probably see you soon Once...More

Date of visit: November 2018
8  Thank EJ708555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this place because of their Monday deal which is that any ladies get a free desert with any main course. We went as a group of four and we checked as we were given the menus, that the offer was still on....More

Date of visit: November 2018
6  Thank steve c
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Questions & Answers
26 April 2018|
Response from DJCOTTS | Reviewed this property |
Jct 7
4 November 2016|
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Response from TheSunInnDummer | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for the enquiry. I would also recommend booking in advance for the weekend and Friday's. The rest of the week will be 99% of the time have room in the bar area.
27 August 2016|
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Response from airtravel | Reviewed this property |
Really can't remember but sure around the £15. good size portions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Winchester Rd A30, Basingstoke RG25 2DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 397234
  • E-mail
The Sun Inn, situated in Dummer, South of Basingstoke, awarded 2 AA Rosette 2017. All produce is locally sourced, and food cooked fresh on the premises to order.Drinkers are catered for with a wide variety of high-quality ales, many of which are supplied by the local Triple fff Brewery.
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