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The Sun Coniston

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Welcomed on arrival and we were a day late but nothing was too much trouble. Fresh coffe and breakfast waiting. We found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. Stayed one night because had booked another b&b in hawks head but we were strongly disappointed on arrival so left and returned back to the sun for a further 2...

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

Thank you for your fantastic review from a lovely couple, hope to see you again soon! Regards the sun in coniston

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Dropped in for an evening meal. Delicious contemporary pub grub, salt and pepper whitebait followed by steak and ale and chicken and leek pies. Beers very well kept, selection of 8 local ales, with the choice of a 3 1/3 pint taster board. Staff were wonderful, friendly and very helpful. Fully recommend a visit.

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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 appreciate your kind comments. It's a shame you won't be here for our Gin and tapas night on the 20th, hope to see you again soon. Regards the Sun inn Coniston

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 23 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...

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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: $44 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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