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Pimento Tearooms

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27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
+44 1522 524851
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10:00 - 17:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you want a tea room that offers a wide range of veggie and vegan food, Pimentos is the place! Their food menu changes every time I go there so you're not stuck with the same old options and their tasty range of teas and coffees makes the trip up the hill worth it!

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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Took a disabled friend to the cafe for a treat. Now there are a lot of steps within the building so we sat on ground floor in comfy sofas & I went to order further within cafe. Accessibility of loo is a no no otherwise the cafe is a delight. Wonderful selection of gluten free cakes and homemade selections for... More 

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Thank Dinah G
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345 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This café is excellent - good food, with unusual and interesting choices, a far cry from the usual cheese pies and quiches which so many places seem to think will attract non-meat eaters. They also have an extensive range of teas and coffees - and if you find a tea that you particularly like, cross the road to the Imperial... More 

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Thank Antal
Birmingham
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78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were in Lincoln for the steampunk festival and nipped in here when it started raining, The place was packed and lots of wet folk were looking for somewhere to have a cuppa. Great coffee and tea - lovely tea pots and coffee pots Great service and smiling staff even at the end of what must have been a long... More 

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Thank BluemoonBrummie
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

My friend and I ended up visiting this place twice during our weekend to Lincoln, and both times we weren't disappointed. The food was delicious, and the staff were absolutely lovely (we were seated outside, and when the heavens opened and it started to suddenly hail they immediately helped us move all of our food and drinks to an inside... More 

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Thank CyborgRani
Amsterdam
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

In Lincoln for the weekend and went to this cafe four times. It has been a highlight of our visit. Great tasting food and a very wide selection for what to have. Would highly recommend any of the salads and the Welsh rabit as well. All the cakes look amazing, managed to try a few of them and they did... More 

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Thank Fiona B
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Pimentos is famous locally for offering vegetarian, vegan and allergy free food and my visit yesterday on the hottest day of summer did not disappoint. Unlike at other eating places when I can only chose from 20% of the menu, yesterday I was able to select from 100%. Despite being really busy the staff were very friendly and helpful and... More 

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Thank Mike M
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Only ordered welsh rarebit but it was the tastiest cheese on toast ever with a delicious side salad. The cheese was mixed I'm sure with mustard and it gave this dish a kick. Extremely good tea served in a quirky teapot which poured extremely well. Very nice staff with a lovely smile to greet you.would highly recommend this tearoom.

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Thank Anna P
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Quick lunch here, potato and cheese soup, and thai lentil soup, both thoroughly enjoyable, vey nice that my veggie wife could eat everything on the menu, very pleasant little café in gorgeous setting

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Thank lincolnhatter
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

I went with friends there. I think it was not as clean as I thought it should be. It was quaint and it was nice to know that there is a vegeterian place in the town. I thought that food was ok, but nothing extreme.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 524851

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?