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Jews House Restaurant

15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
+44 1522 524851
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turbot” (21 reviews)
“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“bread” (43 reviews)
French, Spanish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a seriously tasty evening meal here that we won’t forget in a hurry!! The staff were really polite, chatty and passionate about the amazing food they are producing.

Thank Explore62397606954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a superb meal here. The lunch menu is small, but everything on there was perfectly cooked and delicious. The service was excellent. Everything is quiet, understated and guests can enjoy their meal in a convivial atmosphere. Excellent, thank you.

Thank keziah c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend anyone who likes finedining to give The Jews restaurant in Lincoln a go lovely atmosphere great service and superb food, had a most enjoyable evening

Thank rodger U
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

If your in Lincoln this place is well worth a visit. We had the tasting menu and some excellent advice on what wine to order. All in all a great evening and a place I would highly recommend.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 18 September 2018

My wife is disabled and this great historic building was not built for disabled people but the chef and his staff made our visit memorable with their kindness and hospitality. Great food cooked to perfection, the service and kindness exceptional. This lovely historic stone building...More

3  Thank robbles456
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is Lincoln’s best restaurant and the best in the county. The food is a class above the rest. The only issue I see is the quality of dessert. They are not on the same level as the starters and main courses but still very...More

1  Thank Get-in-the-sea
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

A beautiful setting in the middle of historic Lincoln, this amazing building is very atmospheric and a great setting for this 20 covers fine dining restaurant. We had the tasting menu and it was simply perfect. They cater for any allergies or likes and dislikes....More

Thank MrC1973
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Heard rave reviews on this restaurant, super excited being a massive foodie. My honest opinion is thats this is maybe trying to be more than what it is. I have to compare with similar aspiring fine dining restaurants and The Jews House falls short. Service...More

Thank Perko1988
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Decided to try today , went in at 1.15 only to be told lunch is finished. Is lunch served at 11 am or am I missing something ??More

Thank davefG595FY
Samantha T, Owner at Jews House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Hello, We serve lunch from 12:00pm, last orders to the kitchen are 2:00pm. We do apologise but when you popped in we thought it was 2:15pm and not 1:15pm. Thank you for letting us know our mistake on Tripadvisor. We had a busy lunch and...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Can’t say enough about this restaurant food was amazing a tingle on your taste buds.we enjoyed every mouthful.staff very helpfull and friendly food excellent just wished we lived nearer.lovely place to eat out for any occasion

Thank Janet S
Samantha T, Owner at Jews House Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Hello, we like the "tingle on your taste buds" comment. We hope you can visit us again next time your in the area. Thank you

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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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