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The Sun Cafe Restaurant

25 Sun Street, Lancaster LA1 1EW, England
+44 1524 845599
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, European, British, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
25 Sun Street, Lancaster LA1 1EW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this place and decided to have our New Year's Eve dinner there. As Italians, we can definitely confirm that they use authentic, fresh imported Italian ingredients, alongside a creative menu. Service is friendly, great drinks and well decorated for Christmas!

Thank Luca P
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We visited here for a works Xmas do and the food was delicious and well presented, if I did want to mention one downside it was that the portions were on the small side and as we hadn't eaten all day in readiness to do...More

Thank nelix4895
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here on a Saturday night. Its intimate but not isolated so great atmosphere. We ordered the bread selection which was fab and different. The stuffed mushrooms each wow ! My husband ordered the special beef Stroganoff and Greek polenta, I...More

Thank hollywood8484
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service a warm friendly atmosphere Excellent food has a good selection of dishes suitable for everyone Highly recommend looking forward to my next visit

Thank susan b
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Lancaster has very few places to eat up to the standard of the Sun Cafe, we have been eating here for many years and have never had a bad experience! Breakfasts are always good as is dinner but today we went for lunch! The avocado...More

Thank Chowbins
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

When we arrived my husband asked for a table for two. The waiter pointed towards two tables from a distance and told us we could have either. Food was not that good. The waitress was lovely - pleasant and made eye contact. When we asked...More

Thank foodandtravel2
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We met up with friends here on our visit to Lancaster. We have been many times when we lived here so a return was a brilliant idea. Scrambled eggs with mushrooms among other things we had and it was very nice. Glad to be back....More

Thank Granmaannie2015
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here with my Dad for lunch. The menu has an extensive choice. Good food and ambience. Staff attentive and polite. Will be visiting again soon.

Thank Hols_sunshine
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The sharing items menu is great and offers a wide range of tasty items. To be recommended and a decent price too.

Thank susanlucas1950
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We went on a Friday night with no reservations and got a table straight away. The waiter was very friendly and made us feel very welcomed. The restaurant's atmosphere is lovely, with low lights and nice music. It is a good place to go if...More

Thank Anaïs P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$54 - US$85
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Sun Street, Lancaster LA1 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 845599
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