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Reviewed 30 October 2020

I came for a meal with friend last night and the whole thing was made so unenjoyable by the terrible service. The waitress who sat us down was friendly but all of our drinks and the water glasses were dirty beyond belief. I sent the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020

Celebration meal on a Wednesday lunchtime for our son while he's at Lincoln University. Lovely welcoming pub with great attentive service and delicious food. Lots to look at around the pub too. We are already booked to come back for Sunday lunch in December. Thank...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 17 October 2020

We passed by on a sunday for a drink and we liked the placed so much we booked a table for tuesday before we went home. So glad we did as the food was fantastic and the staff were great. Wonderful selection of ales available...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 October 2020 via mobile

Visited this great pub after a visit to Raf Scampton tour. Very glad we did! Beautiful old pub full of mementos of the Dambusters. just went for a drink and was really impressed. nice helpful staff and a nice selection of beers. For anyone interested...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 8 October 2020 via mobile

Very nice pub, great atmosphere even with covid precautions adhered to. Great collection of items and a good sale as well. The toilet is a bit of a surprise (You know what I mean when you go there)

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020

We visited on a weekday. Lovely food, good value. Very friendly staff. Lots of Dambusters memorabilia.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 22 September 2020

A smile from the landlord when we two elderly ladies entered would have been welcome but we were abruptly told to complete the visitor register then directed to a table with no pleasantries whatsoever. Service was prompt and our meals were satisfactory. The only friendly...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

We were told we had to visit here so we popped in, managed to get a table for lunch do advise to book though with current Covid-19. We had a fantastic lunch and soaked in all the history, which the staff are very accommodating explaining...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 9 September 2020 via mobile

We booked a table here after visiting The International Bomber Command Centre and was so impressed! Not only was the food amazing, the staff were lovely, very friendly and accommodating, the venue itself is spectacular! I was so busy looking at all the Artiodactyla around...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 8 September 2020 via mobile

Been a few times and always happy, this time disappointed. Waitresses miserable( not one with visor, she was lovely) chips undercooked, not normal standard. Waitress couldn't even work the bill out, as not good at Mathews she said. Such a shame

Date of visit: September 2020
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12 February 2020|
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Response from morebeernow | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know. Ask the Landlord?
26 April 2019|
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Response from Tim U | Reviewed this property |
I think dogs are welcome though I did leave mine in the car whilst I dined.
Simon M
10 February 2019|
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Response from A9351GJpaulg | Reviewed this property |
My wife is gluten free, we had no idea until we visited but they do a fair selection. I would advise ringing them if this is crucial to your enjoyment.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dambusters Inn

  • Dambusters Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5