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The White Cross

) #7 of 182 Restaurants in Lancaster €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Pub
Quarry Road, Lancaster LA1 4XT, England
+44 1524 33999
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Quarry Road, Lancaster LA1 4XT, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here with my daughter and son in law who live in Lancaster and the food was wonderful. Brilliant service from the waiting staff even though very busy on a Friday night. Would highly recommend the Deli boards and sticky toffee pudding. Will definitely...More

Thank manderella63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made an online booking and the couple in front of us asked for the window table but the greeter said it was reserved. It turned out it was my reservation so l complimented him on keeping the table for us. Extremely friendly and welcoming staff....More

Thank rogersfriend
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sign outside sealed it for me, 14 ales on draft!! I was on cunning stunt, tricky to say after several pints!! More than happy to let you try them before buying. Nice setting too in side of canal with tables outside. Lovely, well worth...More

Thank andycarr1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The selection of beers was fantastic and it normally is in the White Cross, however the pies were a bit disappointing from my perspective; the pastry on my steak, mushroom and ale was very hard and the filling was a bit lacking. The White Cross...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times now, and I must say it never disappoints. The staff are always friendly and welcoming. There is a great choice of sensibly priced foods and everything I have tried so far has been very good. .....nice range of gins...More

Thank longfordlass2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yummy Yorkshire Pudding..young people since a university is nearby, old folks too. The canal is pretty for walks. It's a good place with a good reputation.

Thank AmandaKat21
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Leaving near by, I find myself coming here regularly for the good food and the good selection of ales. The food has always been fantastic, without exception and there is a pleasant atmosphere to make everything more enjoyable. I would recommend here to anyone

Thank frogslegs_95
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The White Cross is a beautiful pub situated on Lancaster canal in the town centre. I visited this restaurant with a friend for some drinks and snacks. I ordered the garlic and rosemary olives, foccacia bread with balsamic vinegar and olive oil, and the sweet...More

Thank Cpennington92
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Went for a family meal as a group of eight. Every single main meal that we ordered looked brilliant and the belly pork dish was soooo good. The actual restaurant is lovely, would go again if I was ever in Lancaster.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Great local produce, excellent selection of cask ales and friendly, knowledgeable staff. Really can't find fault and would highly recommend.

Thank Pauline S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quarry Road, Lancaster LA1 4XT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 33999
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Canal side pub with home cooked food served 12PM-9PM every day. Up to 13 cask ales, two rotating craft beers plus fresh ground coffee and and excellent selection of wines by the glass.