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Toll House Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
120 Penny Street, Lancaster LA1 1XT, England
+44 1524 388313
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (23 reviews)
“meat platter” (3 reviews)
“skinny fries” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Penny Street, Lancaster LA1 1XT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Staying at the hotel so decided to eat in on the first night of our stay. The layout and decor are really good and the two of us were seated at a table for four which gave us some extra space. Asked if we would...More

Thank SugarloafView
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked with less than a days notice a leaving lunch at the Toll House. I can say for certain they completely exceeded my expectations. At first I had 8 people, then 12, and in the end 15. Did they complain at all? No! In...More

Thank Jake A
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Attitude from staff was disgusting. Our food was thrown at us, drinks were served at opposite ends of the bar, stopped serving food 10 minutes before advertised. Another night was told we had to order food within 5 minutes of being there or we wouldn’t...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Visited here a couple of times in the last 12 months. The menu is ok. The hanging kebabs are a little overrated. They look the part but not much substance to them. Service always attentive and it's a nice looking building.

Thank Darren R
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends, lovely interior & good bar service. Starters 2 shared a platter which they enjoyed, ham hock terrine was apparently lovely (although only 1 was available) so someone had soup which was good & finally the prawn bisque, rather a lot of sauce...More

Thank mizzime
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We were a group of friends originally booked to stay for the weekend but due to a refurb', had to stay elsewhere. However we booked breakfast both days and had their 'full Lancashire' which had high quality tasty ingredients , served in a relaxed atmosphere...More

Thank MK40
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Great surroundings- really cool yet laid back and smart. Coffee was brilliant. I had the lunch sausage and mash and the sausages screamed quality! So meaty and full of flavour. For me personally I'd rather have it with plain buttery mash. Lovely gravy. Nice selection...More

Thank Wilkie87
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with family. Food was excellent. Nice to have a children's menu which is the same quality as the main menu. Also good choice of real ales, good coffee and great hospitality.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 17 July 2017

went on speck on a Friday evening so did not book, many of the tables were booked but we managed to have a table for two, the food is good but not an abundance of it. My husband had the hot pot and for him...More

Thank 383PatW
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My son & I stopped here on our walk into town wanting our first full English breakfast of the trip. Very nice dining room, friendly staff & good food. A little pricy compared to other locations nearby & the cook could not cook my egg...More

Thank TravelingDad_PTFC
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28 July 2016|
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Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not too sure. I went on a Wednesday and booked for 12pm and many options to choose from.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Penny Street, Lancaster LA1 1XT, England (Formerly Penny Street Bridge)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: +44 1524 388313
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Located right in the centre of Lancaster, Toll House Inn is a top quality bar and restaurant. We serve hearty, home-cooked food, ranging from sandwiches to steaks, as well as our locally sourced specials - all best paired with one of our quality cask ales.
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