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The Lincolnshire Poacher

££ - £££, British,
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
+44 1522 511788
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We booked in here as we were staying at the cottages round the back. The Lincolnshire Poacher has a really nice warm atmosphere when we arrived, there is a small bar area with a nice open fire and the restaurant is through the bar. The...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 937tammym
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Having just arrived home after eating at The Poacher this evening I feel compelled to write a review as after our last visit I said it would be a while until we ate here again! In fact it's been four months! Tonight was a really...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cupcakemker
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were 7 adults. We had phoned ahead to reserve a table with disabled access. This worked out well. Plenty of space. Good service. Good value. Well done!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 14 September 2018

my family of 4 visited the Poacher tonight - staff were friendly and the food came really quickly. My husband had the pie - which he said was lovely and I had the chicken with chilli sauce which was ok. One of my daughters chose...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank taylorsLincoln
Reviewed 23 August 2018

There was 9 of us , we are used to quint BUT new tills staff cannot work them we waited that long the tills shut off so that we couldn't get the early meal ok , BUT now lasagne, no yorkshires hardly anything left on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Ordered the 8oz gammon with chips, egg and salad which was excellent. The gammon was succulent, cooked to perfection and wasn't too salty. We were greeted upon entering the pub and could choose where we wanted to sit. You order and pay for your meal...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DeaStevenson
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We use the Poacher regularly. The food is always outstanding and Mark is not shy with his portions. We ate there again last Friday and the Two Steak Deal is excellent value and the steaks are delicious. As locals it is great to be able...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alan C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

All five of us had a very delicious meal, the service and food was 1st class and I would return at any time.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jean D
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meals, very large and delicious. Very friendly and accommodating service. Thx so much Pippa

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kerryn W
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Not a welcoming place to come if you have dogs. Very frosty woman behind the bar? Landlady. Was staying local and called in for a meal with my husband. We had 2 dogs with us and would have been happy to eat in the bar...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jessandmol
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17 April 2017|
Response from Rees A | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Im not sure if you can book ahead. It may be worth ringing them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 511788
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