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Quite Simply French

27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
+44 1524 843199
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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British, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

The food and the service was very good. We had oysters and they were nice and fresh then had pork belly and the person with me had sea bass. The pork belly was semi marketed as cassoulet which it was not, but as i did...More

Thank PaulPoule
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely resturaunt on the banks of the River Lune. French cuisine, beautifully prepared and served by attentive staff. They have a midweek early bird menu that selects some of the A’ la Carte menu. I had Sardines as a starter and beef bourguignon as a...More

2  Thank doug g
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited the restaurant when we were in Lancaster due to the outstanding reviews it received. The interior wants to be French but is a bit of a strange mixture of different items that lack a common style. The service was very...More

1  Thank GeneralEquilibrium
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had dinner in this restaurant for a celebratory occasion and boy did this place deliver! Cocktails, champagne and lobster! This is without a doubt the best place I’ve been to in Lancaster for a very special meal that certainly delivers. The interior is lovely,...More

3  Thank Moshibee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in Lancaster, I’ve been here annually since it opened and it’s never failed to disappoint. They have usually got great offers on, simply squiffy has been a favourite for years. When friends visit town they always ask if we can come here. My...More

3  Thank Sum D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service, good atmosphere. Usually come here as a group in September. This year was the best yet! All meals excellent , lovely staff

2  Thank grandange34
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read some of the other reviews I'm finding it hard to give as much praise about the place as others have done. Not sure what exactly was French about the experience; the menu could have been served in any restaurant or gastro pub. Service...More

1  Thank Marianne J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So often you revisit establishments and are disappointed that it does not live up to your memories, not this time! Experienced, knowledgeable staff, and quality food. We devoured the mussels and steak, stunning piece of meat cooked to perfection. The merlot was a perfect accompaniment...More

1  Thank Pnechick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 of us visited on Sunday night and there is only a limited menu which I think they call squiffy Sunday. You can choose 2 courses for £30 and receive a bottle of wine each! I can see why it's called squiffy, I would have...More

1  Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be the best restaurant in Lancaster. It was a joy from start to finish. Excellent food served in a very friendly manner. Highly recommended if you want to eat well.

2  Thank StillLife08
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Phil Sue B
6 September 2018|
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Response from Robert M | Property representative |
Hi There We are open from 5.30pm tonight. You can book live online from our website for instant confirmation and availability. I do hope this helps.
Karen B
16 December 2017|
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Response from Niall M | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ring them ASAP as we always book in advance for any day of the week as its so popular = hence I have mu doubts thay you will get a table.
Karen B
16 December 2017|
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Response from jaswanny | Reviewed this property |
my girlfriend used to be one of the managers there and she's assured me that if you give them a call on 01524 843199 or go onto their online booking service, you should be able to get a prompt response. hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$26 - US$79
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 843199
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Quite Simply French creates seasonal innovative menus that change every day. We use only the finest ingredients from local and specialist suppliers. Our ethos is bespoke, which means our all our dishes are cooked in small batches. We cook our food fresh to order and serve it with a friendly smile! Our food is modern French but with most of our seasonal produce supplied locally we pay homage to Britain and Lancashire. We are the only restaurant in Lancaster and within 50 miles of Lancaster to have a live lobster tank and specialise in fresh shellfish and seafood. OFFERS INCLUDE: Early Bird - Monday to Saturday . Starters 50% off & Mains £10. Wednesday - Mussels or Steak - £15 Steak and Mussels - £20. Thursdays - Lobster and Champagne, a whole lobster and 2 glasses of champagne - £40. Sunday's - Simply Squiffy Offer, 2 courses and a bottle of wine for only £30. Sunday Lunch - 2 courses for £20.
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