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All 3 Saxilby Restaurants

The Sun Inn

Bridge Street | Saxilby, Saxilby, Lincoln, England
01522702326
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Ranked #2 of 3 Restaurants in Saxilby
Price range: $11 - $28
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Home cooked food served 6 days a weekReal alesWeekend entertainment

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English first
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have eaten here a couple of times both as a bar snack and at a function. I have consistently been underwhelmed. As the only pub in the village that serves food and such a lovely village, you would think they would up t he game and provide great food. Unfortunately the quality of ingredients appeared low budget and there... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The review posted by me yesterday was from another computer and should have had my tag of Ducky098. But having said that I suppose the thing that annoyed me most was the fact that when told that the steak pie was substandard, and the staff confirming that the steak was not good and that would be using another butcher from... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Ducky88 I have just return from a trip to Lincolnshire, and a meal at the Sun Inn at Saxilby. To start with we couldn't get our 1st meal, as the fish hadn't been, not their fault. However the replacement meal "Steak & Ale pie" was to say they least disgusting. I am not sure where the prime cut of steak... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

A village pub that is probably struggling to keep going, served a typical Sunday lunch that was nevertheless good value at £5. A choice of Pork, Beef or Chicken or Steak and Ale Pie. This was followed by a tasty apple pie and custard with alternatives of syrup or chocolate puddings with ice cream or custard. Saturday Night's live band... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Had 'The Sun' recommended to us, and, when you arrive you wonder if it's going to be all that's was said, as, the place itself is in places, in need of a but of a refurb. However, needn't have worried, had a great Sunday lunch which was excellent food, we'll presented and with really friendly and attentive service. Excellent value... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This pub is brilliant and having drink near the waters edge it is fabulous I don't know what food is like but drinks are great here

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013 via mobile

Fantastic food, all home made and just packed with flavour. Big (but not so huge it's wasted) portions at a reasonable price and with very friendly staff makes for a perfect local to me!!

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Sheffield
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

I came in a few weeks ago just passing through with my wife while on the way back to Sheffield and I thought I would just stop off go to the toilet and go for a drink. When I entered the pub I felt a very homely feel and family atmosphere, it wasn't busy so it was very quiet, me... More

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Glasgow
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Good service, simple and reasonable food and nice beer on two consecutive days. Just didn't tick all the boxes.

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Murcia, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

My wife and I were teenagers at Saxilby, grew up there, met there, married from there, way back in the 1960´s. To celebrate our Golden Wedding year we planned to leave our retirement home in Spain and arrange a meeting with as many old, (well OK , "long term" ), friends as possible. But where to find a suitable place... More

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