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The Sun Coniston

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Coniston great pub sits on the hill above the village with great views warm and friendly with great local beers and locally sourced food Dog friendly! Live sports! Food specials/ live music really good value! Log fires what more do you need x

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review, we hope you manage to join us at one of our events all advertised on face book. Regards the Sun Inn Coniston

Lancaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We spent a lovely evening in here, choice of several real ales, fantastic steak and ale pie, halloumi kebab was excellent vegetarian option. Great service from very friendly staff. Cosy atmosphere with log fires and candlelit tables. We were able to take our dog too. Hope to be back soon. Good job!

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we love all our four legged customers! Regards the sun Coniston

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped off in this pub after our walk over the old man. Was met at the bar by a lovely young lady named Gemma. Drink was very good and not priced too bad either. Gemma however was amazing....and beautiful

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we have passed your comments onto Gemma who was thrilled. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards the Sun coniston

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We'd heard about The Sun @ Coniston from friends of ours who had eaten Sunday lunch the week previous and absolutely loved it so we thought it worth a try! 3 guys for a quick lunch, we had the lamb kebab, chicken kebab and the beef burger. All three meals were absolutely delicious and great value for money. Not food...

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

It was lovely too see you all and hope you visit us again soon, thank you for your fantastic review. Regards the sun

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had to fantastic two meals here after a day's walking. Lovely country pub with very attentive staff. Would recommend it to anyone who wants a friendly atmosphere and some great food that is good value for money. Sunday roast was divine.

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we hope you pop in too see us again soon. Regards the sun

Reviewed 24 September 2016

Visited this pub on multiple occasions and its SO frustrating! Its one of the most beautiful pubs you will ever visit with stunning views from the beer garden and some superb views from the garden. It has a great section of beers and and its interior is stunning. However, its no so welcoming if your not a local. The owner...

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic comment "one of the most beautiful pubs" we try to treat all our customers the same and find your comment about not being local unfair, we have many now regulars that aren't local that return time after time. Our land lord doesn't have a BNP badge so not sure why this comment has been made...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Our main course was very nice but then we asked for desert and were served microwaved crumble that took 15 minutes to cool down to an edible temperature The barman asked us if all was okay - we said no - the crumble is far too hot to eat - he said put more custard on it - an unsatisfactory...

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we are pleased that you found your main course "very nice" we are dissopointed that the crumble was not up too your standard, however we DO NOT microwave our homemade puddings they are warmed in the oven, we would hate to send out a cold pudding so make sure our...

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Came to coniston for our first anniversary. Been here a week and have ate in all the pubs. Love this pub, great selection of ales which suits my Hubbie. However asked for a gin which I had never heard of, king soho! Was met with some sarcasm when my husband asked where it was from...where do you think replied the...

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Happy anniversary too you both, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry that you felt our bar man "got your back up" this was not his intention at all, we normally get fantastic reports on our fish and chips but value your opinion of them being average and will look at ways to improve...

Craster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The table was in a beautifully decorated room and the food was well cooked and served quickly and efficiently. It all contributed to a memorable family celebration. The sin meals were each delicious - generous portions so can't comment on desserts!

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review, we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards the Sun

Wallingford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We waited ages at the bar before someone came and, to cut a long story short, both the food and service were decidedly average. There are probably better places in the village so don't bother walking up the hill.

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sharonandalan, Bar maid at The Sun Coniston, responded to this review

We are sorry you found us "decidedly average" however we feel it is unfair to say "don't bother walking up the hill" many Customers regularly walk up the hill and have commented on how fantastic the food and service was, one again I am sorry we were not up too the standards that you required, all I can suggest is...

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Additional Information about The Sun Coniston

Address: Coniston LA21 8HQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range: €30 - €95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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