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Lion and Snake

79 Bailgate, Lincoln LN1 3AR, England
+44 1522 576667
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (6 reviews)
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“pub grub” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
79 Bailgate, Lincoln LN1 3AR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter recommended this pub for lunch as she is a regular. Beer and service was excellent, staff were lovely. However there was a special menu for the market which I felt was over priced for the quality of food served. We need to god...More

Thank sunholstan
Reviewed 2 days ago

Only popped in for drinks during a visit to the Christmas Market. Good selection of drinks (Old Empire IPA was on when we went which I like!) and not overly priced. Served by friendly staff. Can't comment on the food but would definitely go back...More

Thank stevemorgan49
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this pub, good choice of real ale, always busy, has a good vibe and friendly staff. We always manage a pint or 2 here when we visit Lincoln.

Thank Dave U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Before we went I have only ever been there to have a drink , Didn't even know they did wedding receptions.Staff were lovely and worked hard to ensure everything the couple and guests wanted was taken care of , Food was great , Cheese balls...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this pub with the range of ales and the team are really friendly Pub goes way back and the burgers are good, in summer they have a big beer garden too

Thank Wander98765
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, tasty food at a great price. Try the sharers they are delicious. Sunday lunch also looks great but not tried it.

Thank brella
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Great pub to pass the time and meet some of the genuine Lincoln folk, who are all very friendly and welcoming. Good range of beers, well worth a visit.

Thank RnA31
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Lively place to sit outside and watch the world go by whilst enjoying a refreshing beer. Good range of ales.

Thank Bishy008
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Although we only stayed in Lincoln for two nights, we lunched twice at The Lion and Snake pub. We found a good range of well priced meals to choose from. The service was good and tables clean. This was the ideal pub lunch for us.

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This Marston's pub is situated in Bailgate so in the nice uphill part of Lincoln city centre. Large beer garden that has views of the cathedral. Inside is not great and could do with some tlc. The bar service and bar staff could also do...More

Thank Andrew B
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Questions & Answers
12 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Ian S | Property representative |
Yes, we stock Crabbies
Karen M
12 August 2015|
Response from Alisonrh |
Yes we do (I work here). We have gluten free bread and we also have meals that are suitable for those who are gluten free. I hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Bailgate, Lincoln LN1 3AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 576667
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