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The Sun Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Pizza, Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pub with a dining room. The food is good and wholesome with good portions. The beer is good it is fairly quiet off-season but patroned by the local community - so it must be ok to survive. Atmosphere is friendly, what's more...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank buckmaster53
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Definitely worth a visit not posh but who needs posh , just good food , smaller portions available also which is good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CastlesatBrighstone
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We were welcomed by the staff and they seemed very friendly however, felt that the food was just average and the decor very dated so wouldn’t return in a hurry

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phoebe P
Reviewed 26 December 2018

Had an excellent Christmas lunch at the Sun Inn yesterday. Good food, good value and excellent customer service. Lovely Christmas atmosphere. Would recommend a visit at any time of year! Susan D.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank duchessof
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We stay in Calbourne once or twice a year with our 2 children, and a visit The Sun Inn is always on the list. We feel truly welcome. The welcome received is always warm and kind. Inside it's decorated in a homely way but the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank LisaMJ
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Went for Sunday lunch roast but was disappointed with the beef which seemed to be thinly sliced catering beef, not slices off a larger roasted joint. Served with plenty of vegetables and gravy so did not go hungry.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

As regulars we may be biased, but I can honestly say we're never disappointed. Usually have a burger which is always a good choice, but this time had roast beef which was perfect. Beef melted in the mouth and gravy was rich, beefy & thoroughly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank matty3033
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Absolutely first rate Sunday Lunch. All elements were good, but the crackling with the pork was absolutely amazing (naughty, I know). Good-sized lunch, with well-cooked vegetables. Amazing deal with home-made dessert purchased at the same time. Gorgeous lemon meringue pie which was excellent in every...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank freshwater872
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Had the gluten free curry even though pricey thought i would try it. Ended up quite watery and really could not taste the curry. Even my husband who hates curry could not taste it. Might be nice if the waitress stopped to ask if everything...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnilford
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My mum and I visited this pub/restaurant today as they offer a wide range of vegan food. We received a lovely, warm welcome and as a vegan I was amazed by the range of choice and quality of the food. Highly recommend it to everyone...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Shelley B
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Dee M
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Response from Steve H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure but they should be on the website for the Sunn.
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Kate G
20 June 2016|
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Response from ArtRamirez | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact the Sun Inn directly. I am sure they would take bookings for lunch from any group so long as they knew in advance. We were part of a Classic Car group and we were very welcomed when we popped in without... More
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