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Jews House Restaurant

15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
+44 1522 524851
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turbot” (21 reviews)
“tasting menu” (31 reviews)
“melon sorbet” (6 reviews)
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French, Spanish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having had a wonderful meal here in August my partner and I booked ourselves a special treat, the ‘tasting menu’ on 21st December. We were terribly disappointed. Service was incredibly slow, we were there for over 3 hours as service ground to a halt. At...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank Juliet R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been several times to this restaurant bit this by far was the best. Food was 1st class, flavours amazing. Wine choices were amazing. Yes it's high end budget but for me well worth it. Would rather go out less and have this quality. Service is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank chriseH7516DF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really warm welcome, friendly and efficient staff, unhurried start to the evening looking at the menu with drinks in the lounge. Lovely surroundings, very quaint and nice furnishings. Amazing food, even the smoked eel which I was dubious about, really faultless and everything was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jools0301
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the taster menu with a 7.30pm reservation. Everything was cooked fresh for us and 6 courses saw us leaving around 11pm. Taster menu highly recommended but do plan to come for the night. I cannot fault any course, all the tastes complimented each...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Brian J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food and service here. here are nice touches like the bread/olives and amuse bouche. The staff are courteous and efficient. They were very accommodating when we asked for slight changes to the dishes we ordered. We were sat next to a noisy table so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank wodie s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place had a lovley feel to it, the staff our outstanding, there knowledge of the food and wine was second to none. the food was really good, it was like masterchef. portion small but I think that is because it was so good I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can not fault this excellent restaurant- the service is attentive, the staff knowledgeable and it has a cosy atmosphere. The food is always good with well judged portions and top notch presentation. I have eaten in many excellent restaurants and Jews house is one...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank drmsmith
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We are a group of 6 ladies who had a meal at The Jews House Restaurant. The meal was absolutely superb as was the dessert. The service was excellent and well worth the visit. Would recommend

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Janice H
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Normally we plan a night at Jews house in advance, dress up and spoil ourselves, as it’s defiantly a treat yourself restaurant! Last night however we were enjoying the city feel so Much we wanted to stay out and by chance we got a table...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Thorbsj
Reviewed 4 December 2018

From place and the history of, customer care & thought, hospitality, gracious waitresses’, ambience, character and charm – All was ‘second to none’. However, we were truly disappointed with the food. We were informed from friends of, that the chef was fantastic, and I am...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank angela6067
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Questions & Answers
5 May 2018|
Response from Samantha T | Property representative |
Hello, We do let in small to medium dogs. Hopefully, we will see you soon. Regards The Jews House Team
2 December 2016|
Response from Jewshouse | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we are are not open on Christmas or Boxing day. Please feel free to contact me on 01522 524851 if you would like to make a booking. kind regards The Jews House Team
13 October 2016|
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Response from Jewshouse | Property representative |
We do ask for credit card details for our cancellation policy. These are securely kept with a third party called Stripe and will only be used for cancellation penalties. Any cancellations or reduction in numbers with less... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 524851
  • E-mail
Housed in one of the oldest buildings in the beautiful and historic city of Lincoln, with food from award winning Chef Gavin Aitkenhead and exceptional service from Samantha Tomkins and her team, The Jews House Restaurant offers the finest food served by the friendliest staff in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Here at the Jews’ House our aim is quite simple: To give you an experience you remember for its remarkable flavours and polished, attentive service. Gavin’s food, Samantha’s service – the Jews House
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