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The Kings Head

) #6 of 76 Restaurants in Stamford ££ - £££ , British,
19 Maiden Lane, Stamford PE9 2AZ, England
+44 1780 753510
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
“fish chips” (6 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
19 Maiden Lane, Stamford PE9 2AZ, England
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Lunch on Fri with 3 friends. This is an old pub with modern food and a fabulous courtyard for dining in the sunshine. Extensive specials on blackboard. I had chicken and bacon salad with rosemary croutons delicious. Reasonbably priced. Speedy and efficient service. Will go...More

Thank JEagle-Smith
Reviewed 21 May 2017

An excellent barman/waiter who really looked as he enjoyed his job. We booked after having read good reviews and it didn't disappoint. we had fish gratin and I had steak and blue cheese salad. There was no stinting in the amount of meat in my...More

1  Thank Chris K
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Wow Been here twice now , burgers were amazing . Cooked to perfection with a large choice of toppings on Thursday burger night . Had the monkfish special tonight , delicious . They have a great chef ! Can't recommend highly enough , great service...More

Thank 2teas
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Visited here with some friends, having seen recent reviews. Between us we sampled the fish and chips , lasagne and burger. All were highly rated. Good value. Service was pretty fair considering they got busy later on.

Thank bandaStamford
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a good pub to grab a couple of pints when visiting Stamford for a few night and happened across the King's Head by accident. We were made very welcome by the landlord. Very useful knowledge about the beers he had on...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Nice location but slow for having one person running the front of house when we were there ... nice bloke, but running. The burgers apparently have a great following and the fish & chips had by my wife were good. However, my supposedly spicy noodles...More

Thank APUK2000
Stephen A, Owner at The Kings Head, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi, sorry that your experience wasn't what it should have been. unfortunately being a small independent free house, at times we can only staff minimally in order to try and keep costs low. saying that we were actually one staff short on the evening as...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

We booked in for a dog-friendly table to celebrate our 26th Wedding Anniversary and Bailey the Beagle's 2nd Birthday. On arrival, we received a warm & friendly welcome and were seated straight away. The Evening Menu is limited but there's something for most tastes and...More

Thank SteveJClarke
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Pub was packed which proves it must be good. Food was excellent and plenty of it with several varieties of vegetables. Two chaos behind bar were eager to please and made the whole experience good.

Thank SueDTetbury
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Sunday lunches we have had in a long time! enormous Yorkshire puddings, great meat (lamb, beef, chicken) and great tasting gravy! The pub also has a really nice atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank olivespencer
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited on 20/04/17 for lunch after a family recommendation and wasn't disappointed what a bustling lovely spot! Lovely cosy English pub with a great ambience! Ordered the steak sandwich and my friend ordered the board with the wraps, egg, pork pie, cheese etc. The food...More

Thank Becky B
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Sheila S
18 March 2017|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
I don't speak for the King's Head but there were no vegan options.
Bridget H
19 September 2016|
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Response from Aledp251 | Reviewed this property |
About £15 depending on what you have. Sometimes have offer on i think.
15 June 2016|
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Response from Stephen A | Property representative |
hi there oldbrewer, thank you very much for your enquiry. we take booking for the evening meals. please call 01780 753510 to make a booking kind regards kings head
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Maiden Lane, Stamford PE9 2AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 753510
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