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Sun Inn Restaurant
“Good eating with local ingredients and plenty of flavour” - AA Inspector
KIRKBY LONSDALE, CUMBRIA
The Sun is a 17th-century inn situated in the destination market town of Kirkby Lonsdale. Its tastefully decorated restaurant has good table spacing to provide some privacy for diners. It’s an ideal destination for those with ‘foodie’ inclinations. Reliable hands in the kitchen conjure up full-flavoured dishes using the best local and seasonal ingredients.
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Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 40
- Wheelchair accessible
- Accessible toilets
- Assist dogs welcome
- Closed: Tuesday, Wednesday, 25 December
- Wines under £30: 31
- Wines over £30: 23
- Wines by the glass: 8
- Cuisine style: Modern British
- Vegetarian menu
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About the area
Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.
Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.
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