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Sultan of Lancaster

The Old Church Brock Street, Lancaster LA1 1UU, England
+44 1524 61188
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (49 reviews)
“mango” (11 reviews)
“sherbet” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Church Brock Street, Lancaster LA1 1UU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met up with friends of over 50 years so the company was great. The food was exceptionally good and proportions were just right... We all had different and nobody left anything. This is the best Indian restaurant I know of anywhere. No alcohol is...More

1  Thank rabbitsever67
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in on speck tonight (sat 6pm) , without a reservation and even though the restaurant was full we received a warm welcome, and were told that if we could wait a short time they would have a table. My husband is a coeliac...More

1  Thank PAULA D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in Lancaster over the weekend we pre-booked this and have to say it was one of the best Indian meals I have had in a long time. Word of warning - they do not serve alcohol

2  Thank lizzylou99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Daal makhani was amazing..indian food never tasted this better in U.K..!! The biryani was scrumptious..dont miss it.!

1  Thank Ankita P
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here one night while we were in Lancaster. The food was delicious, spicy without being excessively hot and full of flavour. The portions are large and we were absolutely stuffed at the end of the meal. We had a wonderful mango lassi...More

1  Thank Essex_O
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely little Gem, pleasant staff, great food and bring your own alcohol. Can't fault the food and can recommend to any curry lover....

2  Thank Aurora-Chaser
Reviewed 29 September 2017

One of the problems with eating out these days, is that some foods, curry in particular, are done very well via supermarkets and stores. So, when dining out, I am looking for food to be different and superior to stuff from a jar. The 4...More

2  Thank Brimble
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I love Indian food and have eaten in many Indian restaurants, in my opinion The Sultan is the best I have experienced. Wonderfully fresh and delightfully spiced, just delicious. A beautiful restaurant with very friendly, efficient and accommodating staff. A definite must.

1  Thank Vicki-Sid
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The waiters are so courteous and the Early Bird is very good value. Lovely room and quiet , warm atmosphere.

1  Thank gilliansheath
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Nice place, nice decor and very attentive staff. We thought the food was pretty average with quite a limited menu and the atmosphere, although busy, was a bit flat. I thought it was a little expensive for what we got. Didn't mind that they didn't...More

1  Thank John S
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21 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from rlttodd2003 | Reviewed this property |
No, it's tee total. They do sell some delicious fruit drinks there though.
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Restaurant Details

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