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The Barge on the Brayford - CLOSED

Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
+44 1522 511448
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (39 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
“mussels” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Seafood, British, Soups, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
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251 - 260 of 547 reviews

Reviewed 14 January 2015

Had a three course set meal for £20 which didn't appear to be bad value for money. The starter was potato skins with cheese. Very basic but took an hour to arrive, and when it did it was very average. The main course of steak...More

1  Thank Danmclean
Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

Ate here on a staff night out and was left feeling let down. I had beef and the only way I could describe it was like the beef served for school dinners. It was thin and dry. The roasts I'm pretty sure we're cooked from...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Called in the barge on Sunday evening(7/12/14). Have meant to call in several times in the past, really glad we did , Fantastic food (massive portions) , good atmosphere and friendly staff. My wife had chicken a la crème whilst I had Lamb shank. Really...More

Thank ericfreeman53
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This was my first time at this restaurant, I had heard that the food was good but never got round to going. The occasion was the office Christmas party and so it was a special festive menu, rather than the normal one, but there was...More

Thank Nicola L
Reviewed 9 December 2014

This year we went to the Barge on the Brayford for our works christmas outing. The food was tasteless, not enough so you left hungry, no cranberry sauce for the turkey. I felt for the money this was poor value. The staff were friendly but...More

Thank HelenT649
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I went to a wedding reception on The Barge, it was a lovely & different setting. The staff were all helpful & friendly & the whole thing went very smoothly. Well worth a visit when in Lincoln.

Thank janet l
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Amazing perfect wWhat can I say this is one of my favorite place to eat the mood is perfect, food is perfect prices, I will return again and again

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Regular readers of my reviews will know how I hate an excellent meal being spoilt by a noisy restaurant. Some might even know that fish for me has to be just right. The Brayford scored high on both counts - the ambience is fantastic and...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 12 November 2014

First time we have revisited The Barge since the unfortunate fire. If anything the food was even better than ever. You will not be ripped off and the service ,food, price is fantastic. The lunchtime menu was brilliant and just what I needed. Sausage and...More

Thank Overboard123
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Sunday lunches brillant good quality food and quality meat WELL WORTH THE MONEY captain owner fantastic warm welcoming lady who likes alaugh

Thank graham j
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$69
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 511448
  • E-mail
The Barge on the Brayford open all day, every day for meals or just a drink. Two floating barges in the heart of the city serving continental cuisine, fish, steak shellfish, chicken and vegetarian. BBQ, paella sangria and Pimms parties during summer months (weather permitting). Traditional Sunday lunches, wedding receptions, graduation, christenings, Christmas parties and private functions.
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