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The Borough

$$ - $$$, British,
3 Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PP, England
+44 1524 64170
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (77 reviews)
“pudding” (29 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PP, England
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1 - 10 of 961 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We've had breakfast here several times now and unfortunately the standard has steadily declined. On this occasion we were shown to a dirty table which wasn't wiped or restocked (marmalade, sugar etc) at any point, despite the restaurant bring far from busy. The tea we...More

1  Thank Bea926
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped off en route to Somerset and the friendly staff were very welcoming. Great choice of beers and the duck lasagne and ham hock and cider pie was very good.

Thank Stewart D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in with view of booking a family meal. Ignored by all staff, then told I was in a reserved area. No sign to say so. Staff then slammed a reservation book! on the table next to us. Was made to feel extremely uncomfortable. Definitely...More

Thank Lism55
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing wrong with the place, we had a double bedroom, that was adequately sized, good wifi in the room, and a really nice breakfast (apart from the coffee, but it is England after all). The free drink was extra bonus if you book through their...More

Thank HolgerOnMalta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed this rather oldie worldy hotel and stayed in newly renovated townhouse ground floor suite. Fabulous bathroom with great shower. Didn't eat here as fancied a little more classy food. Breakfast was good - avocado on toast with poached egg. The thing that was disappointing...More

Thank daichef2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed here for one night - got a great deal - the room was superb - very high bed but so so comfy - fancy teas / coffees / water etc - and you got a free drink at the bar so very nice...More

Thank jenkevjakchar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here on Bank Hol Monday. Attentive service and good menu, good value for money and lots of choice. Loved the way the bill was presented 😃

Thank MeAt40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food... excellent local suppliers... we had a great time. They were tolerant of small children but I wouldn't recommend it for under 5s...

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a faultless pub meal on a busy Friday night. The service was just as you would want it to be prompt, polite and professional. I found our waiter Ben to be fantastic. I could not find anything that I would want improving.

Thank albart21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited The Borough for my last meal in Lancaster (I have moved :-( ) and myself and my partner decided to treat ourselves to the delights of The Borough one last time! We ordered the halloumi fries and olives to nibble on, and then...More

Thank Cpennington92
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 00:30
08:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 64170
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A warm and welcoming pub restaurant located in the heart of Lancaster City Centre. From Camra award winning ales to Michelin recommend food we aim to offer something for everyone.
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