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The Sun Inn

Dent, Dent, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
+44 15396 25208
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
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“pie” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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LOCATION
Dent, Dent, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Real fire, real beer & real people. great place to enjoy a few pints and chat to nice people. Dogs welcome to. Food was okay, homemade pie, not the best put this isn't what this pub is about. it's the atmosphere that makes it.

Thank carronk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jogged into here to sample the George and Dragon's competition (where we stayed). Quieter and slightly more rustic, beer selection good, and we got a seat easily on NYE teatime.

Thank crbarton
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A one night stopover in Dent saw us check out both pubs. The Sun Inn was for us. Real fire, quality ales + food ( steak pie a winner ) and no big screen tv. Helpful bar staff and quality filter coffee available made this...More

1  Thank Martin_M_Yorks
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

A beautiful home baked pie was my choice; beautiful pastry, wonderful tasty filling. Similarly, all, in our party of five, enjoyed their meal. The relaxed ambience, the warmth of the fire and of the friendliness make this inn special to locals and visitors alike.

1  Thank Alwaysinterested2014
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I got more veg! I'm half way though a two night stay and couldn't be happier with everything! At £35 a night to stay I'm actually considering living here.

2  Thank timmble
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had a sandwich lunch, beer and coffee. Staff were polite and the food was served very promptly. Good value.

1  Thank Tony R
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Really looking forward to a great pub Sunday lunch. Checked on the Sun Inn's website ''In addition to our regular menu there's daily specials and on Sundays, the Sun Inn serves up the traditional Sunday Roast with Roast Beef and Yorkshire Puddings plus all the...More

Thank Elfinium
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had a brief walk before lunch and chose the Sun. Really friendly and helpful barman - not a pretentious menu which suited us just fine. Tasty red pepper soup and bacon sandwich with plenty of bacon. I had the Tiffin Gold which was a...More

1  Thank Chrisunlesley
Reviewed 11 September 2017

It is nearly always packed in this pub, and for good reason. They serve good food in huge portions. Me and my brother had cycled from Threshfield, and were very hungry. We both ordered the Cumberland sausage served with two duck eggs, chips and beans....More

2  Thank Phil H
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you enjoy a local village pub then the Sun is for you. We arrived late on Friday and were welcomed to a good meal and a good selection of real ales brewed in the local town of Kirkby Lonsdale. It is clear that it...More

2  Thank Pollymanager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dent, Dent, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Dent
  • Phone Number: +44 15396 25208
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