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The Butcher and Tonic

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Amazing Deals
1. Amazing Deals
"We had the 3 courses & three gins special, it was excellent."
Saraħ P
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2. Over 100 Gins
2. Over 100 Gins
"Fantastic venue for both food and drink"
ckd12345
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3. Contemporary British Cuisine
3. Contemporary British Cuisine
"The food was cooked to perfection"
MarcJ1171
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About
A bespoke restaurant in the heart of Lancaster serving contemporary British cuisine, featuring a masonic hall and the broadest gin selection around.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Steakhouse, British
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews steak t bone carrot cake sandwich soup monkfish beef wellington sunday roast fries chicken cakes pudding masonic hall great gin cooked to perfection thursday night lovely meal
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Reviewed yesterday

Will definitely be coming back, food was fantastic! Lovey atmosphere and service. Cant believe I haven't been there sooner

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank harriKson
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaraunt with my husband and friends the service was Excellent and the food was divine, My friends had a dairy allergy and was easily accomodated. We will definatly be back and would highly recommend.More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Claire F
Robert A, Owner at The Butcher and Tonic, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Hi Claire, We are really happy to hear that you and your friends had a nice time and that you liked the food, and we are more than happy to cater to dietary requirements wherever possible. If you could leave a review on google we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in with friends to try the deal ... 3 courses and 3 guns. The food was excellent, at least 20 guns to choose from, and friendly well trained staff . Couldn’t ask for more !

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Pippa P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve couldn’t believe the que for this place wasn’t out the door! So thrilled we managed to get in and spent the night here! Danny was truly amazing behind the bar, so friendly and made the best gin and tonics! Now for the food! Completely...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kasia247
Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us visited to celebrate a friend's birthday and what a fabulous choice this was. We decided on the 3 courses 3 gins menu (what a fantastic idea!) - great value at £25. We were thoroughly blown away by the food - so delicious...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for tea after a cinema visit. Thought we’d try the new menu, as my friend is veggie the new extended vegetarian/vegan menu was a blessing. She was spoilt for choice but loved the mushroom pasta. I had the crab cakes, no wonder they say...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Witch1612
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for a mid-week evening meal out and ate off the set menu - 3 courses and 3 gins for £25 per person. Great value and tasty food. We both had the steak and really enjoyed it. They had a couple of big parties...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Becky R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friends took us here as they’d been a few times before we went. It was really really good the staff went out of there way and the food was amazing. Also a vast selection of drinks. Live music for desert. Brilliant night can’t wait to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank kevinj0hnh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in the Thursday Steak night with friends and the quality of the meal and wine was excellent.......you must have Normans kebab sauce with your steak it is off the scale

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Blueboy216
Robert A, Owner at The Butcher and Tonic, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Blueboy216, We are glad to hear you enjoyed the steak deal and hope you come again soon! Kind regards, The Butcher and Tonic

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went tonight the food was lovely my friend added the beef wellington for an extra £5 bargin I had the chicken kebab with Normans sauce was lush and we had 3 amazing gins...thank you.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Karen M
Robert A, Owner at The Butcher and Tonic, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Karen, We are glad to hear you and your friend had an enjoyable evening. We would really appreciate it if you could leave us a review on google, and we hope to see you both again soon! Kind regards, The Butcher and Tonic

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karenrG7460EP
June 18, 2019|
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Response from angelaw523 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure . Give them a ring .
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Angie G
September 17, 2018|
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Response from Robert A | Property representative |
Hi Angie, we do not have a happy hour currently but there is a 3 course and 3 gins menu for £25 Kind regards, The Butcher and Tonic
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lauratbarnes
March 22, 2018|
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Response from Robert A | Property representative |
Hi Laura, When ordering a steak it comes with a side of choice, and a sauce of choice too. Kind regards, The Butcher and Tonic
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