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The Sun Hotel and Bar

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63-65 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1ET, England
+44 1524 66006
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (7 reviews)
“cheese board” (10 reviews)
“halloumi” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
63-65 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1ET, England
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1 - 10 of 317 reviews

Reviewed today

Prices seem to have been put up since I was last there, 13.50£ for burger and fries was a bit much, food was ok but nothing special and my bun was as dry as sticks. Was pleased that the food came on a plate though,...More

Thank rowan5000
Reviewed 4 days ago

Average food for the price.Restaurant area a bit dark and the pub area is very dark.There is an outside to sit and eat or drink but more like an alley.The sevice was good but probably will not visit again.

Thank susan b
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Susan, We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and we're pleased to know you enjoyed the service. The atmosphere is particular to the building, so apologies for any lighting issues in the restaurant and bar area. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my friend for lunch today and it was so nic3. I had the cod fillet with rissoto and it was amazing!!! My friend had the ham and cheese sandwich with skinny fries. The house white wine was very nice and worth...More

Thank slocker1
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, great to hear you decided to give our little establishment a try for lunch. Thank you for such a positive review and enjoying our menu selection, we'll pass on your praise to our staff and chef. Come back soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A colleague booked a room for me here, it was quite a cosy and classic English room. The food and breakfast offered here were both nice and the staff were very friendly as well. Glad to stay here.

Thank Infant L
Alex T, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello! We're happy to know you enjoyed your room, the breakfast and our little slice of Lancaster. Give us a call direct and we'll include a free breakfast with your stay. Many thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the lamb main corse, it was so chewy I sent it back, the duck breast replacement was no better. But the beer and the staff were great.

Thank Paul-Appleton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going here for years to drink on the occasion but rarely eat. However after going for a drink and having a look at the really good menu we ordered food from the special menu. The food was quick and really great quality. I...More

Thank Ollie000
Guy C, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a lovely review - we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, friendly staff, incredible breakfast. Cons: I booked the best room for partner's birthday and the room was lovely and spacious. However, there was no basket of fruit as quoted in the room description, the water kept going cold in bath on first night...More

Thank Culchethheaths
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to post your review. I'm delighted you enjoyed your recent stay, though disappointed with a couple of your "cons". We will address those, I can assure you. You're right, we work hard on the "small things" at the Sun...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Walked past The Sun whilst on a day trip and decided to book for an overnight stay,we weren't disappointed, lovely room friendly staff and excellent breakfast. We are already planning a return trip and will most definitely eat in on the evening as the food...More

Thank nichola n
Guy C, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

What a lovely, friendly and busy bar. Food was amazing really delicious and enjoyed by all. Great Ales and fab Gin's. Rooms were lovely and roomy, bed very comfortable. They ordered a lovely bouquet of flowers for our anniversary at hubbys request. Great Hotel and...More

Thank Amanda D
Guy C, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely comments, we really appreciate you taking the time to post this. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Very busy bar, lots of good real ales and some strange fruit beers. Wife seems to like the wine. Not eaten here but will try soon

Thank cascboss
Guy C, Guest Relations Manager at The Sun Hotel and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the positive review - much appreciated!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63-65 Church Street, Lancaster LA1 1ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 66006
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