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Sun Inn

$$ - $$$British, ,
Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
+44 1539 821351
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“roast dinner” (7 reviews)
“liver” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
British, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Great location for us as we were stopping just up the lane,Food was fantastic, made very welcome and great real open fires made it a great relaxing atmosphere.

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Thank johnmR6703IM
Reviewed yesterday

Have been to this pub about 10 times in the last 2 years - every time we visit the Lakes to stay with our friends in Bowness we make sure we book. Superb atmosphere, amazing food with great size portions, priced to be great value...More

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Thank Louise0012233
Reviewed yesterday

Popping out for a bite to eat on Sunday we decided to call in the Sun inn as we had not been for a while and we both chose Brisket of beef with sauteed onions in a Panini with chips absolutely brilliant not a morsel...More

Thank rodandnora
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pop into this little pub in Crook, great food friendly service,nice open fire and friendly staff Near to good walks and support this lovely village.Also walk to the church and see how lovely it is and the stain glass windows.

Thank Fran P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited The Sun Inn on New Years Eve and can not rate it highly enough. Pauline and all the staff were very attentive and could not have been more helpful, even letting us stay in the car park in our motorhome. The food was...More

Thank amandaadams1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Sun Inn on NYE , we stayed over in the car park on our motorhomes . Had an amazing meal in the pub , was made to feel welcome , Pauline and staff couldn’t do enough for us. Definitely worth a visit...More

Thank Adele V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had always meant to stop at the Sun Inn on our way through to Bowness but didn't actually get round to it until August this year. The pub is lovely, welcoming, friendly with really nice decoration. While there in August, we decided to book...More

Thank ScareyClott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Somehow I thought this would be a better than average experience but sadly, it fits into the category of "a typical English pub" - not bad but not great. Might have come away more content if we had been able to order what was listed...More

Thank Ewingston
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Beer battered cod and chips was excellent as was Pumpkin ravine with sweet potatoes fries. Lovely homely feel, and warm welcome. Will certainly be visiting again.

Thank Mary W
Reviewed December 15, 2017

My wife and I have eaten here twice this week: Sunday lunch and Thursday steak night. The pub was cosy and warm (with log fires) and we were greeted warmly by the pleasant and helpful landlady. On Sunday we made the “mistake” of ordering starters,...More

Thank Whistleman2
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Questions & Answers
July 1, 2017|
Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
apologies we do do sandwiches alongside our roasts, roasts served 12 till 7 sandwiches 12 till 5 also accommodate gluten free our main menu alongside roasts us served from 5pm until 7pm when we stop food on Sunday's... More
April 2, 2017|
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Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
Hiya apologies in my delay, 3 courses £16.50, 2 courses £14.50 1 course 11.50 children are half price and under 2 are free
January 15, 2017|
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Response from Pauline H | Property representative |
Hello thanks for your question, we stay open all day from 11am until close over the Festive period I would recommend making a reservation, Christmas Day we are open for food to pre bookings only and close around 5pm. We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crook Road, Crook, Kendal LA8 8LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal  >  Crook
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 821351
  • E-mail
Recently refurbished country pub, with two open fires,real ales, extra cold Heineken served from glasses straight from the freezer, locally produced spirits. Selection of Ciders and a seasonal wine list to match the menu. Seasonal menu with a weekly changing specials board. All sauces are gluten free, we also use sour dough bread. Vegetarian choices available. Children more than welcome
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