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Ye Old Sun Inn

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Main Street, Colton LS24 8EP, England
+44 1904 744261
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York, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ye Old Sun Inn isn't too far from us but we haven't been for a few years. Today we popped in for a lazy Saturday lunch and had a great time. You have a choice at the Sun of eating in one of the two snugs or the restaurant. We chose the first snug which is more relaxed with just... More 

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1 Thank Denniselite67
Community of Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After it was recommended to me by my brother in the States, I decided to try out Ye Old Sun Inn for lunch during a quiet mid-week. In all respects - food, service, atmosphere- Ye Old Sun Inn delivered in spades! Thanks bro; I owe you one,

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Thank culberts3
Leicester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked here as it was the closest restaurant to where we were staying on a trip to York. We felt that we really struck it lucky with an excellent meal, friendly staff and pleasant surroundings. Didn't have a starter which was possibly a good thing as we were not expecting the Yorkshire portion sizes. The vegetarian Leek Pie was excellent... More 

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1 Thank David N
Leeds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ten out ov ten luvly food luvly place luvly staff if u havnt been make a point of going really really nice 👍

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Thank Jackie J
Tadcaster, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over rated and overpriced in my opinion.Nothing wrong with the staff or surroundings just let down by the meal. £17.95 for a two course Sunday lunch. Poor selection of vegetables. More cabbage than anything. Our first visit. Very disappointed. Won't be going again.

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Thank Anthony H
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely village pub, happy and very clean and well kept! Nice cold beer and warm smiles from everyone! Thanks

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Thank Kieran A
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104 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visit this inn relatively often, including taking large parties of my retired colleagues and their partners there as one of a series of regular pub lunches. My family and I visited yet again earlier this month for an early evening meal to celebrate my wife's birthday. The welcome was warm as always, the service was attentive, the beer was... More 

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Thank Clive G
Solihull, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This pub restaurant is a great find. The top things were - excellent range of food cooked beautifully and presented well, genuinely child friendly in having no specific children menu of nuggets and chips but willing to scale down adult meals, friendly right down to the cheerful presentation of the food (writing in chocolate sauce on the plates for dessert),... More 

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2 Thank Kestrelart
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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273 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went out as a party of 9 for Sunday lunch. The place was packed, so it was well that we had booked in advance. Despite being busy, the service was quick and attentive. The meals arrived quickly, and we were all pleased with our choices. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank TWinster13
York, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I don't really know where to start with this review as I can honestly say this is the worst meal I have seen and eaten for a very long time. This has been on my list of places to visit for quite a while so I took my son for an early tea. The pub was quiet but staff were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$41 - US$52
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Colton LS24 8EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Colton
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 744261

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?