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The Lincolnshire Poacher

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££ - £££, British,
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
+44 1522 511788
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good20%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely love the food here, always top notch. Carvery amazing. Service excellent, staff great. Family friendly. Very highly recommended.

Thank pjd6633
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I made a complaint following a very poor January 2017 meal and I thought it was handled well. The food had been luke warm, relatively tasteless and poorly presented. I returned for a free meal with which I had no complaints. I visited on September...More

Thank zebulon186336
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Always nice and tasty food, nice atmosphere, good customer service, all what you could expect for family lunch or dinner. And prices!!! Love them! Always coming here when in Lincoln!

Thank Eva E
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We wanted a pub-type of place in Lincoln, which served lunches and has a car park (public car parks in Lincoln are very expensive and often inconveniently located). One had been recommended to us but we telephoned, just to check that it was not one...More

Thank Tomerturkey
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here for tea on a Monday evening. Wish we hadn't bothered, waste of £30. We ordered starters and mains. Starter arrived quite quickly, but was greasy and lacked plate appeal. Then waited over 30mins for our mains and when they came my...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We have family locally and have visited here a few times. The quality of the Sunday lunch is outstanding! Great value for money and portions to suit even the largest appetite. Meals are always carefully presented accompanied by a lovely selection of fresh, seasonal produce....More

Thank 22Annief
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I'm giving Pippa and Mark an excellent rating because of the warm welcome, lovely home cooked food and remarkable value for money they offer. Superb T bone steaks, really nice home cooked cheesecake. I also love the Swedish Shed Head beer! A real treat to...More

Thank chris s
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I have been here a few times. The staff are always friendly and courteous and the food nice and served pretty quickly. We had a Porlock grill and the serving was huge and the gammon perfectly cooked. Better than your average chain run pub. Thank...More

Thank Rees A
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We've been here a few times and have enjoyed the food. The booth seats have worn through and need repairing. The play area is really close to one side of the restaurant so that's a bit noisy. The food is good quality and portion sizes...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a family lunch. £34 near on for 2 adults and a toddler. Partner enjoyed his special but the portion was child size. I had vegetarian lasagne and the top had been loaded with masses of greasy melted cheese which had to...More

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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, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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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