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Ye Old Sun Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street, Colton LS24 8EP, England
+44 1904 744261
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit pie” (6 reviews)
“cheese board” (9 reviews)
“fish” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Colton LS24 8EP, England
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

My brother in law invited family members for Sunday lunch for his 70th first. Despite a party of 18 and a busy lunch period the meal was excellent and to finish off the deserts were first class. Although I live in Kent will visit again...More

Thank JohnSue13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great family get together for a lovely Sunday lunch ; everyone enjoyed the meal . All the staff very friendly and welcoming . Would happily have another visit soon .

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A menu with something for everyone but with a nice up-market twist on traditional English fare. Our food was beautifully presented and piping hot. The pork and parsnip pie with suet crust pastry was unreal! Best of all the staff are well trained, pleasant and...More

Thank AJBobs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous pub with 3 different rooms full of character. The service is excellent too, really friendly waitresses who are happy to make your visit amazing. We had the chicken and mustard pie and the open top steak sandwich. Both were delicious. The beers are great...More

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is odd! Arriving at this beautifully-maintained Inn, in a lovely village, with a warm welcome, and a real 'wow' as you walk in, I guessed this would be a five-star review. Compared with numerous dowdy village pubs, run on a shoe-string, this place looks...More

Thank TheRoliingMcStones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought it time to write my review after a number of visits to the excellent establishment, the Sun Inn at Colton. I have enjoyed a number of meals, large groups, small groups, parties, and dining for two. On every single occasion, I have enjoyed...More

3  Thank Gypsies4748
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely food, great ambience and attentive staff. Best Sunday lunch in ages. Our previous visit for evening meal was also superb.

2  Thank CFB128
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The food at the Sun Inn is as excellent as ever but we had problems with the service last night which I hope is not an indicator for the future. It took well over two hours for a round of drinks, a main course and...More

19  Thank EdinburghTreefrog
Ashley M, Owner at Ye Old Sun Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your last review.... normally we would be happy to receive a four star rating highlighting great food and giving constructive feedback on how we can improve. Your comment regarding the 'appearance' of our new staff not falling...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017

The food, the service in fact everything was truly exceptional, we love visiting the Sun Inn and it never disappoints,

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Tasty food but v disappointing that despite there being two roast meats and other meat dishes on the menu a nut roast isn’t offfered to go with their delicious Yorkshire puddings and vegetables. There is only one vegetarian option.

Thank Eileen M
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Joan E
7 January 2017|
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Response from dabar_h | Reviewed this property |
Hi We only went for a meal but there were people staying.
14 March 2015|
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Response from Stefan K | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Note it is worth signing up for their (free) loyalty card. £10 off your next meal and points each time you dine towards future meals
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$52
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Colton LS24 8EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Colton
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 744261
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