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The Sun Inn

25 Main Street | Cottesmore, Cottesmore LE15 7DH, England
+44 1572 812321
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (18 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“side salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Main Street | Cottesmore, Cottesmore LE15 7DH, England
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the 2 previous reviews we were not expecting much. We were being treated to a meal by friends and would have otherwise gone elsewhere. The pub is in between owners but this was not apparent other than only having one real ale available...More

Thank GrettonDiver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a terrible shame. We've been 3 times in the last month, having moved into the village very recently and been really happy to have a local pub with food and drink, we've been sorely disappointed. I've reserved my Trip Advisor posts and judgement until...More

2  Thank Julie G
Paul G, Owner at The Sun Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. What you might not be aware is that we are preparing for the new owners to take over, having given notice to leave the pub back in January. We understand that this is not an ideal situation for the customer however...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying this this is a lovely pub in a beautiful little town, the building is beautiful from the outside went the internal deco is sympathetic and stylish. This is a great place to stop off for a quick drink of you...More

Thank Drunkasanewt
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Visited for Easter Sunday as a group of 7. Pleasantly surprised to find four perfectly cooked tender meats on offer and a wide array of home cooked trimmings. The cauliflower cheese and creamed leeks were delicious as were the traditional roast potatoes. The staff were...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Was staying at stretton lakes with friends. We decided to eat out and this place didn't disappoint. Food was lovely and pretty quick. Lovely little pub and excellent food. Will go again when I next visit stretton lakes

Thank JamieSimpson041
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We both had steak, absolutely fantastic meal, steak, one rare one medium, cooked to perfection, lovely home made chips plus the mushrooms,veg and side salad. Definitely recommend and definitely going to come again. Friendly and welcoming staff.

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Family sunday lunch. No beer only lager. Went to get carvery, which I might add is the other end of the pub. After waiting in the queue was asked for tickets which bar staff had failed to give us. Then had to go back to...More

2  Thank Michele S
Paul G, Manager at The Sun Inn, responded to this review


Reviewed 21 February 2017

We were looking for somewhere to watch a 6 nations rugby game (with our dog) then eat afterwards. The Sun Inn was ideal. Made to feel very welcome. Atmosphere and food was great, the only improvement I can suggest is a better selection of real...More

Thank MGL262
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Visited yesterday and i have to say what a lovely quaint pub but what let it down was the fact that it was so cold.Sfaff very nice and friendly although seem to be in short supply.In need of a little update just to freshen the...More

Thank elij1
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Two of us had the '2 steaks and a bottle of wine for £20' Wednesday special and our third member had the fish and chips. The steaks were very good and cooked as ordered and the wine was quite palatable. The fish and chips was...More

Thank tsquared23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Main Street | Cottesmore, Cottesmore LE15 7DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Rutland  >  Cottesmore
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 812321
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