The Best Sunday Roast in Liverpool

Liverpool, once crowned the European Capital of Culture and England’s UNESCO City of Music, isn't just famous for its rock 'n' roll icons and fierce football rivalries – it's also celebrated for its outstanding Pub Sunday roasts. Among this vibrant city, from the historic docks to the lively streets of Merseyside, you’ll find a host of fantastic Greene King pubs serving up hearty meals that perfectly cap off a day of adventure.

In the heart of the city and around Merseyside, among the area’s countless historic and modern cultural marvels, you’ll find plenty of Greene King pubs ready to serve perfectly poured pints and sumptuous roast dinners. Here, we're all about bringing people together over plates piled high with succulent meats, golden roasties, and all the trimmings. So, whether you’re spending the day exploring the docks, cheering on your side at Anfield or Goodison Park, or retracing the steps of The Beatles, be sure to round off your weekend with a Sunday roast that's as legendary as Liverpool itself.

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The Pump House – Riverside Roasts with a View

You can’t miss the Pump House on your travels through Liverpool. This pub stands tall at the heart of Liverpool's World Heritage Site and is a testament to the city’s innovation since 1870. Once powering the historic docks with its pioneering hydraulic system, it’s been serving up pints and plates as a beloved local pub since 1984. Right on the Mersey's bank, it’s the ideal spot for families to enjoy not just the view, but a top–notch Sunday roast as well. Tuck into our 28–day aged sirloin of beef, roasted half chicken, or a hearty nut roast Wellington, served with all the trimmings that make a cracking Sunday lunch. It’s a popular spot for both locals and tourists, so be sure to book a table!

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Willow Bank Tavern – Sefton Park's Sunday Roast Retreat

Just a stone's throw from the lush greenery of the Grade I listed Sefton Park, Willow Bank Tavern is a top choice for those who appreciate a good ale and a relaxing Sunday afternoon with the family (including the pooch). Known for its cosy atmosphere and friendly service, locals and visitors alike are right at home here any day of the week.

But when Sunday comes around, Willow Bank Tavern pulls out all the stops. Dive into a plate of hand–carved beef or turkey, or opt for the hearty mushroom & ale pie, served up with a hearty helping of roasties, mash, seasonal veggies, sage & onion stuffing, Yorkshire pudding, and, of course, lashings of rich gravy. For those after something a bit different, the hot roast beef roll is a must–try.

No matter what you’ve got planned in Liverpool, Willow Bank Tavern makes a fantastic stopping point to fuel up on tasty pub grub, quality drinks and great company, before heading back out to explore everything the city has to offer. Make sure to snag a table at Willow Bank Tavern for a Sunday roast that's sure to hit the spot.


Allerton Hall Farm – The Ultimate Family Carvery Experience

Venture just 20 minutes from the heart of Liverpool to the leafy suburb of Allerton, and you'll discover Allerton Hall Farm. With its sprawling green spaces and an outdoor play area, this pub and carvery is a gem that's practically made for weekend family get–togethers.

Here, weekends are about indulging in the ultimate carvery experience. Allerton Hall’s chefs take pride in serving up 14–hour slow–roasted meats that fall apart at the touch of your fork, alongside hearty vegetarian options including an unctuous cheese, onion and potato pie or the delicious roasted root vegetable pie. And let's not forget about those legendary Yorkshire puddings and crispy roast potatoes, all accompanied by all the trimmings you could wish for. Whether you're after a small, medium, or large plate, there's something to satisfy every appetite. And for those who crave a bit extra, why not throw in another Yorkshire pudding or some pigs in blankets?

Find Your Nearest Sunday Roast in Liverpool

Liverpool's packed with Greene King pubs, each ready to dish out the city's tastiest Sunday Roast. Whether you're close to Anfield, taking in the sights at the Tate, soaking up the city’s maritime history by the docks, or exploring anywhere in between, a hearty, family–friendly meal is just around the corner. Our spots cater to all – the meat lovers, the veggie enthusiasts, and the little ones too.

Looking for your next roast spot? Pop your postcode into our pub finder and we’ll point you to your nearest Greene King pub in Liverpool. Gear up for a Sunday Roast that could easily be the highlight of your weekend. Why wait? Book now and make your Sunday something to sing about.