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Quite Simply French

27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
+44 1524 843199
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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British, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

We stopped over the Bank holiday weekend in Lancaster on our way back from Glasgow to Oxford. It was a miserable damp evening after two days of glorious sunshine and our hotel was barely adequate but we had dinner at this lovely restaurant and it...More

1  Thank jpshinglet
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Having visited Simply French numerous times I can honestly say we have never been disappointed. Fabulous food, excellent service with good attention to detail.Starters of wild asparagus wrapped in prosciutto was absolutely delicious. Mains of pan fried Black Bream was cooked to perfection as was...More

1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed May 27, 2017

We have been dining on and off at this bistro for the best part of 30 years, which tells its own story. Some of the staff (the manager!) have been there as long. So it is a shame that our meal this week to celebrate...More

Thank ElainePreston
Reviewed May 25, 2017

The food is excellent and the staff attentive, friendly and professional. The standards are consistently high. I have eaten at this restaurant many times and I have never had a bad meal. They cater well for couples, families and large groups. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous night out. Gorgeous food, nice atmosphere and friendly staff, excellent value . Well worth a visit x

2  Thank Jackie S
Reviewed May 23, 2017

the staff are really welcoming which puts you in a relaxed mood straight away. Food very good and served at good intervals between courses. Not rushed at all.

1  Thank Christine W
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Fantastic food, service and ambience at all times. The happy hour deals are superb (usually enough for my wife and I) with plenty of choice if you don't want to pay the understandable surcharges for some of the items. My particular favourite is Moules Mariniere,...More

1  Thank CJDaddy1
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Always excellent. Food is top class, good selection of drinks, service great. I always have a fillet steak when I go and it's consistently good. Our group all had steak, and everyone said they were cooked to perfection. Beautiful views across the Lune if you're...More

1  Thank Debbie C
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Had a stop over in Lancaster and picked this restaurant from other reviews. What an excellent choice and it delivered on every level. Nice location, great service and top quality food alongside great wine. I shall return.

1  Thank travelman56
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Our son and partner live in Lancaster and we asked them to book a table when we visited them for a weekend. They had been to this restaurant before and enjoyed it, so booked it for us. We were welcomed and seated promptly and given...More

2  Thank Beverley_11
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Karen B
December 16, 2017|
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Response from Niall M | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ring them ASAP as we always book in advance for any day of the week as its so popular = hence I have mu doubts thay you will get a table.
Karen B
December 16, 2017|
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Response from jaswanny | Reviewed this property |
my girlfriend used to be one of the managers there and she's assured me that if you give them a call on 01524 843199 or go onto their online booking service, you should be able to get a prompt response. hope this helps.
Joan S
December 7, 2017|
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Response from mverschaeve | Reviewed this property |
Hello, if I were you I'd definitely book a table... You won't regret it :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$27 - $67
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27A St. Georges Quay | Lancashire, Lancaster LA1 1RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 843199
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Quite Simply French creates seasonal innovative menus that change every day. We use only the finest ingredients from local and specialist suppliers. Our ethos is bespoke, which means our all our dishes are cooked in small batches. We cook our food fresh to order and serve it with a friendly smile! Our food is modern French but with most of our seasonal produce supplied locally we pay homage to Britain and Lancashire. We are the only restaurant in Lancaster and within 50 miles of Lancaster to have a live lobster tank and specialise in fresh shellfish and seafood. OFFERS INCLUDE: Early Bird - Tuesday to Saturday . Starters 50% off Mains £10 Wednesday - Mussels or Steak - £15 Steak and Mussels - £20 Thursdays Lobster and Champagne, a whole lobster and 2 glasses of champagne - £40. Sunday and Monday - Simply Squiffy Offer, 2 courses and a bottle of wine for only £25. Sunday Lunch - 2 courses for £20.
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