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The Sun


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene

Location and contact

A real local favourite situated just a minutes walk from Carshalton Ponds. The Sun offers something for everyone - acclaimed food a fantastic wine list and beautiful walled garden with bar and wood fired oven.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Contemporary, Gastropub, Bar, British
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I went to this pub for the first time. Despite not booking we were seated quickly. Staff were friendly and food was tasty. For any dog lovers important to know that very dog friendly too.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank FIL M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go to this pub because it's the only one I know that has a great selection of rums and in particular Rumbullion (my favourite!!)It might be more pricey than other rums but is delicious! The pub itself is small inside and can get busy...More

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

Friendly service, and delicious food. Enormous cheeseboard! Not cheap, but you get what you pay for 😊

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

Having grown up and lived in Carshalton for for 25 years I was delighted to return to The Sun, a drinking haunt of my youth, to find not only that it was still there but thriving. What a delight to find an eclectic and original...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Claudette S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It’s worth the short walk from Carshalton High Street to get to The Sun. they have a good selection of drinks and the food is good too!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank rgoold
Reviewed May 2, 2019

Iconic Victorian wedge shaped brick building, a few minutes walk from Carshalton Station. Internally it has been modernised somewhat, but still retains some of its original features and it remains a nice characterful pub. There are about half-a-dozen handpumps featuing a varying range of ales,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 989pezza
Reviewed April 28, 2019

We visited here for a party and the pub has a great vibe with an arts and crafts theme. It feels like a real local pub and has loads of character. The bar is well stocked with a variety of spirits, beers, ales and ciders...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Biffro
Reviewed April 17, 2019

We went today for lunch and the food was fantastic, they have an incredible chef, the food is on another level to anything else in the area, been several times before and have never been disappointed, can not fault the place, great food, great staff...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank sallyanne1002016
Reviewed April 17, 2019

All the wonderful things I've said before - fab staff, wide choice of drinks, and an amazing beer garden but now it has a vegan menu. The miso tofu starter is wonderful, and they've successfully managed to create a nut burger which isn't a sad,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jay S
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Just had an excellent meal food brilliant staff fantastic highly recommended. I had the full English best sausages ever, my friend had Mac and cheese we both cleared our plates.

Date of visit: April 2019
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No, there is no pool table.
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