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Fortescue Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner

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Welcome to The Fortescue Arms, an attractive 16th century pub in the beautiful village of Billingborough, Lincolnshire on the edge of The Fens. We pride ourselves in serving the best ales and beer, an excellent selection of wines and spirits, and a fresh, home cooked pub menu that is sure to appeal to all tastes. So whether you are joining us for a drink at the bar, a family meal or perhaps just to sample our wide range of gins, then we are sure you will leave with a smile on your face.
US$13 - US$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, European, Spanish, Contemporary, Gastropub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First visit here in a while, and it was lovely! Went with my Mum and ate from the lunch menu. Food was presented well, good size portions and was delicious. We had Cheesy garlic mushrooms and bruschetta as a starter and both were really tasty....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank KIrsti70
Reviewed 3 days ago

Bridie welcomed us and set the tone for a terrific evening. There was a lovely relaxed atmosphere although there were numerous other customers dining at the time. The service was attentive and the food and wine absolutely delicious. Portions were very generous for the price...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This delightful pub is a great place to dine or just to have drinks. Had a wonderful 3 course Sunday lunch there yesterday at a fantastic price. Big plate fulls of freshly cooked food I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great village pub with friendly relaxed atmosphere. Fresh tasty great value Sunday lunch . Good service. Have also eaten evening and lunchtime . Good menu available. Occasional entertainment. Would recommend.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gisomac
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely lunch today and well looked after by bridie I had garlic mushrooms for a starter followed by steak and ale pie and all for under a tenner.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ShaunW983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the fixed price lunch here today and what a great value meal. The choice of food was very good and the quality was excellent throughout. The service provided by Bridie was attentive and friendly without being obtrusive. All in all a very pleasant outing...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jasper2002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been going to this pub occasionally for decades and visited recently for lunch. It is a lovely, typical country pub with lots of character, low beams, log fire, horse brasses etc. The lunch was absolutely delicious and served by a very friendly and helpful...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank staticfloor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The welcome was lovely and the service from Bridie was excellent throughout, she really looked after us. The food was decent pub food. The honeycomb cheesecake was heaven on a plate. We will definitely be back. Thank you

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3rd time at this lovely pub, this time being for my partners birthday. Food is tasty and the pub itself is cosy. Staff very attentive. thank you Bridie for serving us. Great waitress. Will be back again for sure.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 2michellep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointed with Sunday lunch, no table clothes or even mats on the table. all the food was piled up on the plate like a transport café I do like the veg to come on a dish on it's own, not enough fresh veg only a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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9 January 2019|
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Response from 684carolf | Property representative |
Hi, the back bar area is dog friendly. You can also dine in their. We have water bowls for dogs also. Regards Carol
11 June 2017|
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