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Sultan of Lancaster

The Old Church Brock Street, Lancaster LA1 1UU, England
+44 1524 61188
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Church Brock Street, Lancaster LA1 1UU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Take away.....well, unfortunately this was the worst meal we've had from the Sultan. It arrived...Cold...which has happened in the past, we've always made allowances for traffic/driver getting lost/how many deliveries. We didn't reheat the Pakora ....very chewy. We had a Masala and a Moglai, both...More

Thank Mandy N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was here with family and friends after a long flight and enjoyed authentic indian food. The curries had a blend of indian and mild western fusion which made it a good fusion experience. Good staff and service.

1  Thank Pin314
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to dine here whilst on holiday in the lakes, and it was worth the trip. Firstly the restaurant itself is located in the centre of Lancaster with parking on the doorstep. The restaurant itself is in a beautiful building and is nicely decorated and...More

1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So... This is my 4th review of this place I think! Anyway in summary of a meal with my mum and dad if you want a place that is good quality, does not try and rip you off and genuinely cares for its customers, this...More

1  Thank Minxheart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got two vegetarian thalis. Large portions, freshly cooked and very little salt. They handled our minor complaint with great grace. Beautiful interior, tastefully decorated and lovely staff. Highly recommended.

2  Thank emma w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the staff are amazing,so welcoming,attentive and efficient. a lovely atmosphere is created as a result,we were only on a 3 night break,but we ate here on two of them. the food was delicious i stick with my madras, but my wife had chicken balti and...More

1  Thank oldrovers2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a very enjoyable meal at the Sultan of Lancaster. As other reviews have said, the service is brilliant, and the food is delicious. Portions are very generous and the prices are reasonable. Highly recommended!

1  Thank W0rkTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a more than pleasant meal here, Chicken Tikka starter, Chicken Masala, and something so new to me, I forgot its name, Lamb with spinach. All very tasty, hot and colourful. We found the staff to be charming, chatty and quick. Looking forward to...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome meal and service once again, well worth the drive down from Scotland. Looking forward to our next visit already! Many thanks for a great time. 😃

1  Thank BMcV1
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the Sultan for a family celebration on Good Friday and had a fabulous meal. the food was delicious. Thank you

1  Thank walkerNorthWest
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Can you bring your own wine
21 August 2016|
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Response from rlttodd2003 | Reviewed this property |
No, it's tee total. They do sell some delicious fruit drinks there though.
Richard F
Do your serve alcohol?
9 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Church Brock Street, Lancaster LA1 1UU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 61188
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