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Sultan of Lancaster

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Indian, Asian, Balti
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a takeaway on a Monday night. Phoned in and service was good. Enjoyed a lovely chicken exotic mango curry and portions were good size.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank S983FTjamesb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here Friday night and it was a very good experience. The staff were extremely polite and helpful. The menu was varied but not too big. I had a lamb karai with keema rice, it was a good portion and I took some home...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank slocker1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been coming here on occasional visits to Lancaster for nearly 30 years and never yet had a bad experience. Nice staff, courteous and welcoming. Excellent food (tasty, looks nice, good portions, interesting items). And a fair price. Also, no sign of something that really bugs...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank John J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly be aware that this is not a licensed restaurant (not mentioned anywhere that I could see on the website...) which wouldn’t be a problem except for the prices of the soft drinks which is far too expensive!! Food was good and the service was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ian007dq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Indian is defo my favourite.. tried the sultan with my partner and we both really enjoyed it. We got the mixed grill for starters which was really delicious with a good variety. For mains we tried the prawns dish and the garlic chicken. Both were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
3  Thank AlisonnP9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a date night with the mrs and the food was outstanding. Highly recommend the Prawn curry if you like spices. 10/10 for customer service will definitely come here again for freshly prepared authentic Indian food.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank JohnW5244
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a Sunday Night with 2 friends after hearing good reports though it was a couple of years since they had been in At 8 pm we were the only customers though it was Ramadan and at that time would be fasting although we had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Taylor205
Reviewed May 5, 2019

Visited as a party of four. The gentleman on the desk was wearing a long sleeved Nike t shirt and skinny jeans as he showed us to our seats. A shirt and trousers would have looked much more professional. Table cloths plastic coated,(with a stain)...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank iandcbrade
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

I love my Indian food and been craving it a lot. What other way to fulfil my cravings than by visiting the Sultan?! As usual the service was really good and food gets better each time! I would literally eat here everyday if I could!!...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Amyyym12
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

Dined here with family. Starters were good taste. Mains were not good at all. Muglai Chicken was disgusting in taste and not sure what was given to me - that was a real shame in the name of Indian food. Service was good, sides were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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January 28, 2018|
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Response from Cathy C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The staff made every effort to accommodate my 3 young grandchildren and brought out chips even though we hadn't ordered them. We like them to try varied foods so they did make us a mild spiced dish for them to try. There... More
November 18, 2017|
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Response from I_Spencer_9 | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol served and you can’t take any in either. It used to be a Methodist church and they respect that. Not sure about the oven.
August 21, 2016|
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Response from UkWelsh | Reviewed this property |
No alcohol permissible on premises
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