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  • Ranked #3 for pubs in Lancaster
  • Ralpharama
    "Discount on ales for CAMRA members with valid card."(3 Tips)
    Liloo G.
    "Steak on the school dinner deal is just so good."(3 Tips)
    Jacqueline B.
    "Excellent food and good service."(3 Tips)
    Josh B.
    "Excellent menu, great ale both home brewed and from local breweries."(11 Tips)
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  • Carri D.
    Carri DanielsApril 5, 2015
    Love eating here. The place is spotless. The staff polite & attentive. Food is always off a very good standard. There is plenty of outdoor seating. Is close to a children's playground
    Upvoted Oct 29
  • Ben H.
    Ben HanleyNovember 3, 2014
    Brewing their own ale underneath the pub, it doesn't get more local than that really! Usual staple bar food, and some unusual drinks on the taps to try. Very busy with a wide range of people drinking.
  • Josh B.
    Josh BancroftNovember 26, 2014
    Excellent menu, great ale both home brewed and from local breweries. Good package deals (theatre menu etc) and even cater for students. Lovely atmosphere, great for groups and swing music :)
  • Liloo G.
    Steak on the school dinner deal is just so good. Meat is superb quality. Portion size is very good. However, not much of difference in portion size in "school dinner" fish&chips & normal fish&chips
  • Martin H.
    Martin HazelJanuary 8, 2013
    Great food, Great beer and wine, Lovely beer garden. Just make sure you have a bit of extra cash with you
  • Haydn H.
    Haydn HicksMay 6, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Without doubt, the most professionally run Boozer in Town. Always an atmosphere and quality food and beverages!! Should have a Tourist Attraction sign from the station !
  • Ralpharama
    RalpharamaJune 14, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Still one of the best pubs in town but getting more expensive all the time! They also need to expand their meagre vegetarian options... Otherwise, top marks.
  • Rallou C.
    Rallou ChatzimichailMarch 26, 2015
    Good food and beer. The rooms are so beautiful, clean and luxurious....
  • Alex R.
    Alex R.August 26, 2014
    Fantastic for coffee or a pint. Discount for camra members. Card payments over £5 & cadhback available.
  • Jacqueline B.
    Jacqueline BrennanAugust 9, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Great beer and whisky selection. Very popular and gets very busy. Excellent food and good service.
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinJanuary 23
    Has its own brewery in the cellar. Beautiful pub with elegant furnishings. Great real ales.
  • Marcelo A.
    Marcelo AlbagllApril 9, 2014
    lovely place, good ales, nice food. Enjoy it :-)
  • Jonty C.
    Jonty CampbellJuly 12, 2013
    If you're stuck on doing your bow-tie, one of the bar-staff knows how to do them.
  • Elliot H.
    Elliot HornerOctober 29
    The Borough is amazing! If you are visiting Lancaster you must stop off for a pint and some food!
  • Ben H.
    Ben HodgkinsonSeptember 27, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The new owners have really improved the beer range, worth a revisit.
  • Neil L.
    Neil LarryJune 18, 2014
    Try and grab a table in the secret garden area... very nice!
  • Chris J.
    Chris JohnsonMarch 2, 2012
    Try the Black Pudding and Poached Egg starter!
  • Ed P.
    Ed ParryDecember 21, 2011
    The School Dinners menu is genius. Perfect size and price.
  • Stuart G.
    Stuart GriceDecember 1, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Wonderful food, service and environment!
  • Kevin H.
    Kevin HeronApril 15, 2012
    Good food and friendly staff.beautifully managed by Hannah
  • Ian M.
    Ian McCullochApril 21, 2012
    Good food, but a bit weak on the veggie side.
  • Alex R.
    Alex RobertsMay 29, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    CAMRA members receive a whopping £1 off every pint!
  • Jacqueline B.
    Jacqueline BrennanJune 20, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The fish & chips is absolutely excellent!
  • Keir B.
    Keir BensonAugust 25, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    So good I came back twice in the same day! :D
  • David W.
    David WrightAugust 8, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Smashing Sunday lunches all day Sunday till they run out!
  • Ralpharama
    RalpharamaMarch 25, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Discount on ales for CAMRA members with valid card.
  • Julia C.
    Julia ClintonFebruary 6, 2010
    Brilliant soups and cheese boards!
  • Joe M.
    Joe MillenJune 8, 2011
    R o t f p m s l lol p m s l
  • Johanna
    JohannaFebruary 5, 2013
    The food is really bad.
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