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Belle Isle Marina | Dogdyke, Lincoln LN4 4UU, England
+44 1526 342294
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Dirty fork, manky old food bits in my glass and a casserole that looked, smelled and tasted like cat food. Politely and quietly complained to the landlady so not to upset any customers, then she proceeded to shout at me infront of a bar full of people and my children! Her husband had to come out and tell her to... More 

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Boston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

One of the best sunday lunches in conisby good selection of meat and veg big portions I had a small meal still plenty reasonably priced

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Thank marg806
Minehead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Good food and very friendly pub by the river. Great to sit outside in the sun by very nice garden. We will be back.

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Thank jonquilandbob
Coalville, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Found this lovely pub by chance when visiting the area. We had a lovely Sunday lunch with starters and a pudding (although we didn't really need pudd). Food and service excellent. If you like good old fashioned pubs with good home cooked English grub give this hidden gem a try if you are in the area. Sat outside by the... More 

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Thank SusanBrad1974
hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Fantastic location right by the river with electric hook up for motorhomes for a nominal fee. We had a really peaceful night and were only woken by the chickens outside! Heather the landlady couldn't have made us more welcome. Fairly basic pub grub menu but no complaints at all. Lovely walk along the riverbank to Tattershall village.

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Handforth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

The Packet Inn is in a great location on the banks of the river Witham, and has a great garden at the back to enjoy the scenery in the summer. We visited in the autumn for a meal, taking advantage of the fact that motorhomes can park overnight. The staff were welcoming and friendly. There is a wide range of... More 

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Thank Simon T
South Yorkshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Hidden little gem in dogdyke Lincolnshire. We only found it as was recommended word of mouth as we were at RAF Coningsby watching planes and asked if anywhere nice for lunch. So glad this was suggested. We ad the the Sunday lunch which is starter n main for £9.95. Altho I had main n paid extra for dessert as I'm... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Me and my partner visited on our away to Skegness as we stopped off in conningsby. It's a hidden treasure, if you find it you'll never forget it. All home cooked food, my partner is a chef so it's difficult finding restaurants where he approves the food but he was very impressed. Staff are extremely welcoming, the food is amazing.... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

A fantastic 'hidden' riverside pub. I have visited lots of times and it gets better each visit. Great food - Great atmosphere - friendly locals.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

Lovely place to go. Friendly locals and staff, instantly felt welcomed. These people went above and beyond their duty by helping us out after our campsite was flooded in the horrendous weather we experienced whilst camping at Tattershall lakes in the summer. Their generosity touched us and if you are looking for friendly service and a great evening, this is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belle Isle Marina | Dogdyke, Lincoln LN4 4UU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1526 342294

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?