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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Bar
“Lincoln's favourite restaurant. Authentic family Spanish Tapas restaurant. Incredible atmosphere and unbeatable food. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Guests have eaten here and highly recommend it for food and service. It is a well established local independent restaurant. Tucked on the iconic Steep Hill a stones throw from the Castle and Cathedral. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The second best Old Bakery in Lincoln... The Old Bakery restaurant is the only restaurant in Lincoln to hold two AA Rosette Awards. Offering the finest A La Carte dining and tasting menus - The Old Bakery is definitely worth a visit if you're looking for something a little fancy!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Classis and authentic Thai food! The food here not only tastes great but it also looks beautiful too! They do also offer a take out service if you fancy eating at home!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“ "12th-century stone building with low-beamed, intimate dining room for a modern and creative menu." Wonderful restaurant - not a budget option - but would be great for a special occasion.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“My favourite coffee shop in Lincoln. Independently run. Quirky decor and great atmosphere. They often hold live music gigs in the street too! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Fish & Chip Shop
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  • 3 locals recommend
Pub
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“Great food and cosy atmosphere, worth checking their food deals on different week days, I think one was a pot of mussels and you get a free beer? There's a lovely outdoors veranda bit too where you can sit to eat”
  • 4 locals recommend
Pub
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“Lincoln Castle holds one of the four original copies of Magna Carta. A great castle to visit as well, with the museum of lincolnshire life nearby.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The longest established Italian restaurant in Lincoln - Gino's offers superb, traditional Italian cuisine and good, old fashioned Italian hospitality!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great cocktails and big squidgy leather sofas - on the doorstep of the Catherdral”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
Café
“"A welcoming Italian cafe serving delicious coffee and fresh, homemade, and locally sourced organic food throughout the day. Located in The Terrace, Cafe Portico provides an atmospheric cafe to enjoy a hot drink, a snack or light lunch with friends or work colleagues. There are evening music events once a month with a special food menu available. " It is generally necessary to book for the special music events - check of their blog on line. Also does great Pizza every Friday night from their wood fired pizza oven on the back of a motorbike - David and I love this place. ”
  • 3 locals recommend