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Fat Seagull

Sandilands, Sutton-on-Sea LN12 2RQ, England
+44 1507 441308
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 - 18:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Sandilands, Sutton-on-Sea LN12 2RQ, England
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've been a few times over the last six months and keep forgetting to review. Having just reviewed a particularly poor restaurant earlier I was reminded to review the Fat Seagull. Recently we went to a 80th birthday party and we had all the restaurant....More

1  Thank Tony M
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much Tony. We LOVED hosting Johns 80th. Look forward to welcoming you back.x

Reviewed 4 days ago

Small and popular. Close to fully booked and well liked but our food was overpriced and of very moderate quality. We took the 'Large haddock' - special of the day - at £9-95 and were most disappointed. The minted peas were fine and the chips...More

1  Thank Les A
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Wrong menu choice ? No. Wrong choice of restaurant. If you want traditional fish and chips, go to the local chippie. This type of review is the bane of restaurants up and down the country. i.e. Eat everything on the plate. Say nothing at check...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Even though 45 mins to lunch they were very reluctant to serve us with coffee as the tables were all reserved for lunch and we were told we had 10 mins. However it took 10 mins for the coffees to arrive, Left our coffees not...More

2  Thank Whitehaven17
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Must have got here in a DeLorean, because the timings bear no resemblance to our cctv, but hey ho, let’s not spoil a good rant with the facts. Rolls up just before lunch and INSISTS on drinking coffee at a table set up and reserved...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pouring with rain, grandparents and children in tow and we stumbled across this lovely cafe. Had a great Ploughman's and few pints of bitter. Kids had fish and chip and homemade fish fingers. Great desserts and coffee as well. It's also very close to the...More

Thank olek194
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ahhhh the joys of the Great British Summer. Delighted you found us and thanks for the great feedback. Lets hope on your next visit, your out on the veranda enjoying the sunshine !! Till next time.x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here for lunch, coffee and cake with my wife and toddler. The food was lovely, the staff all extremely friendly and the service very efficient. My son especially liked the bubblegum ice cream and kept going on about his blue tongue! All in...More

Thank Phil J
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Agghhhem (looks down, shuffles feet), yes, hands up, we are responsible for a spate of blue tongues here in Sandilands !!. So glad you enjoyed your visit and thanks for the great feedback. Till next time.xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here for a special lunch out with my husband. From the minute we arrived the staff were so helpful and accommodating, and not just with us, but I overheard special requests from other customers and they were more than happy to oblige. I opted...More

Thank LynnNottinghamshire
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

When you walk in for lunch and walk out with a Lobster pot, you really ARE our kind of customer !! delighted you found us. Till next time.xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five of us had lunch yesterday. We had the Toulouse sausage, the Hanger steak and they were excellent. Dessert was the parcels, custard and fruit parcel, super. Staff and owner very very helpful. Absolutely recommended.

Thank cjchamp
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely comments, it really was our pleasure. See you all again soon we hope.x

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WOW WEE what a perfect place in a perfect setting. Staff were warm, friendly and welcoming. We didn't hesitate in ordering today's special (31st July) which was battered palace. The food was wholesome, nutritious and perfectly presented and so tasty. It was delicious and can...More

Thank TheOuchPoucher
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great feedback, you've made our day !! we'll take "WOW WEE 'S" all day long. See you again soon.xx

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good sized cafe diner in the lovely beach of sandiland It has a great menu that offers something for everyone Good coffee Plenty of parking A short walk from the beach

Thank Peter P
Catherine H, Owner at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Pete, delighted you found us. See you again soon we hope.x

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of those places that alienates the customer by having rules that say "We really don't want you here". No beer allowed without buying a biscuit because they haven't got a full licence. No card payments under ten pounds. Very much need to modernise and...More

7  Thank Uresu
Catherine H, OIC Prosecco Quality Control at Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

My first response has been removed. (Booo Hiss) I should, of course, be filled with remorse and prostrate myself in penitents. But instead, I must confess to a warm glow, as I recline on my throne and sip the tears of my enemies. I had...More

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Julie S
1 July 2017|
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Response from Catherine H | Property representative |
All our dishes are cooked fresh, to order, from scratch. We know every ingredient . If you inform us of any allergies we can advise on which dishes are suitable.
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mrsf81
5 June 2017|
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Response from Catherine H | Property representative |
Dogs are welcome on the veranda, but not allowed inside the restaurant. Hope this helps.
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Susan B
28 May 2017|
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Response from Catherine H | Property representative |
Yes, indeed !!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
12:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 18:00
Thursday
12:00 - 18:00
Friday
12:00 - 18:00
Saturday
12:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandilands, Sutton-on-Sea LN12 2RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Sutton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1507 441308
  • E-mail
Description
Licensed. Fresh,varied seasonal menu available from 12 till 6pm Monday to Saturday. Fabulous fish dishes all through the summer. Relaxed atmosphere, friendly service.Outdoor seating area, ideal for our four legged friends.
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