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The Farmers

Market Rasen Road | Welton Hill, Lincoln LN2 3RD, England
+44 1673 885671
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak offer” (3 reviews)
“ribeye steak” (4 reviews)
“haddock” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Market Rasen Road | Welton Hill, Lincoln LN2 3RD, England
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Wanting to book a table for Saturday but no one answers the phone, spent 30 minutes trying to get through on Friday evening as I am meeting an old friend and Welton Hill is a half way point, don't want to drive all the way...More

4  Thank Paul M
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The phone is never answered after a number of our party trying to reach them on numerous occasions & emails ignored also!

3  Thank BluePenguine
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I have tried to contact this restaurant by phone several times and also by e-mail.I have had no response! This is fundamental to a business! Good luck to any potential diners!

9  Thank Philip B
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Very friendly and polite staff. Steak was cooked to perfection, desert was great too. Finished a lovely romantic night in front of their coal fire

Thank pooimp
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal at the Farmers Arms would recommend to all. Excellent service, staff friendly and competitive prices. We have also visited on a Friday evening when the restaurant has a steak night 2 for twenty pounds . Manager Olivia cannot be more...More

Thank andrew d
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The price was right, the staff were great, the food was good, the beer selection was good. All told a fine place to spend a Sunday lunchtime with family but without the washing up.More

Thank Rick P
Olivia B, Owner at The Farmers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear Rick, Thank you for your review, it's nice to see people using this website in an honest fashion the way it was intended. I'm very happy to hear that you found everything satisfactory with your visit to us. Happy New Year on behalf of...More

Reviewed 27 December 2016

Was booked for Christmas day 2016 as we had done for 2015 and 2014. Unfortunately my wife and mother in law were ill with winter vomiting bug and I rang at 10am on Christmas day to cancel our booking, you cannot help being ill. As...More

1  Thank davidsimmons33
Olivia B, Owner at The Farmers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Dear Mr Simmons. I was very sorry to hear that 2 of your party were ill and that none of you could attend and I sincerely hope they are feeling better now. They were not the only one's ill on that day, we did have...More

Reviewed 11 December 2016

just had a fantastic meal at the farmers restaurant staff amazing food outstanding the restaurant owner very friendly and very oblnging good atmosphere we have already booked again for next week and can not waitMore

Thank 288christine
Olivia B, Owner at The Farmers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hi Christine, thank you for leaving us a review. I am pleased you finally returned to The Farmers after your bad experience with previous owners. I am very happy to hear you were pleased with the whole experience from the staff down to the food...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Blade of Beef here is unreal. In my opinion really cheap too! Gorgeous pub, if your uphill Lincoln I'd argue you won't find better!

Thank shaneb75
Olivia B, Owner at The Farmers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hi Shane, thank you for taking the time to review us. I am please you thoroughly enjoyed your blade of beef, it is a very popular dish. We look forward to seeing you again soon and serving up the same quality food!

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our meal here on Friday evening. We ordered our drinks and then chose a seat by the cosy fire where we were brought menus. It's a lovely pub, really well looked after. The service was super both from the...More

Thank Alison B
Olivia B, Owner at The Farmers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Hello. Thank you for leaving such kind words. I am always pleased to hear our customers have had such a great evening with us and that you find the restaurant and bar cosy and looked after! I look forward to seeing you both again soon,...More

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Rosemary C
3 March 2017|
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Response from Olivia B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has ceased trading!
15 October 2016|
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Response from Olivia B | Property representative |
If you tell me what their allergy is then I can tell you what they can have and what they can't. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$62
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Rasen Road | Welton Hill, Lincoln LN2 3RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1673 885671
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Set in the beautiful Lincolnshire Countryside just 7 miles from Lincoln. The Farmer's offer excellent dining in an intimate setting. Selling locally sourced organic Lincolnshire produce, our menu consists mainly of traditional British recipes.
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