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The Horse and Groom Pub

££ - £££, British,
Carholme Road, Lincoln LN1 1RH, England
+44 1522 548866
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“rustic chips” (10 reviews)
“pie” (44 reviews)
“liver” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Carholme Road, Lincoln LN1 1RH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Why’s this pub so food? 1. Food is excellent - really good homemade stuff - quality ! 2. Draft beer is great 3. Outside garden is lovely, just 2 minutes walk from the Brayford wharf 4. Staff are friendly and professional This pub sets the...More

Thank Expattraveler100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely restaurant! The food was absolutely delicious. We will definately be coming back to Lincoln just to eat here! Lovely staff especially our server Annie who also at the end of the evening recommended the pubs sister restaurant The Duke of Wellington which...More

Thank clairewS3036GC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I came for the first veggie and vegan event (everything was vegan) in April with his Dad and Step-Mum who were visiting us. We were really impressed with the food then so when the next one was announced for June the 22nd...More

Thank rjshkg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here on a visit to the adjacent Brayford Pool area. We were immediately welcomed and seated. . The food was tasty and well presented. We will be sure to return when in the area.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Regular visitors to The Horse and Groom. All food we have had has been delicious. Great value two course lunch available Mon-Sat 1200-1700. All full sized meals off the regular menu. Many theme nights and offers available during the week. Definitely recommend the mussels or...More

Thank Georgecoe13
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Disappointing, return visit for my dads birthday. We weren’t given much veg with the pie meal and liver meal, but mums Sunday dinner had enough. Asked for custard with sticky toffee pud but was told it was seasonal! You learn something new, guessing no ice...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Good food and lovely service. My partner and I have been twice now and both times the service has been good and the specials have been brilliant and full of flavour. They even have a selection of flavoured gins!!!

Thank lucy328
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Arriving in Lincoln on a wet Friday evening and booking into a hotel we asked the reception staff to recommend a local dog-friendly establishment where we could grab a bite to eat. They recommended the Horse & Groom and booked us in. Finding we were...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I brought my parents and brother to the Horse and Groom for dinner on Saturday evening, and we had a really pleasant experience. The pub had a warm, friendly and relaxed atmosphere, with helpful, friendly staff. The menu offered a wide variety of choice, and...More

Thank PhilD76
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Took the parents along to try the new menu and thoroughly enjoyed the evening and all the new choices. Some of the specials have now become permanent fixtures on the menu. Disappointed to see some of my favourite sharers gone though. Loved the pork and...More

Thank Kylie M
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Charlotte P
25 July 2017|
Response from Horseandgroom-LCN | Property representative |
Hi Charlotte, Yes! We do allow dogs! :-) We really love it when people being their four-legged family in to see us. At the moment we don't allow dogs in the main dining room, but we have a great bar area with lots of big... More
Charlotte P
25 July 2017|
Response from Brian G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they certainly do, you can choose to sit in a select area within the pub or in the beer garden if the weather permits, it has disabled access and facilities. The staff are eager to advise and assist
4 October 2016|
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Response from mike s | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carholme Road, Lincoln LN1 1RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 548866
  • E-mail
Simple, honest and welcoming. Here at the Horse & Groom we pride ourselves on our great selection of real ales, home cooked food and welcoming staff. Located at the end of the Brayford Wharf with a spacious car park and large garden, it's everything we believe a real pub should be.
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