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Jews House Restaurant

15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
01522 524851
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Ranked #16 of 362 Restaurants in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $27 - $55
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Housed in one of the oldest buildings in the beautiful and historic city of Lincoln, with food from award winning Chef Gavin Aitkenhead and exceptional service from Samantha Tomkins and her team, The Jews House Restaurant offers the finest food served by the friendliest staff in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Here at the Jews’ House our aim is quite simple: To give you an experience you remember for its remarkable flavours and polished, attentive service. Gavin’s food, Samantha’s service – the Jews House
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English first
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Though an interesting concept the Jews house fails to deliver on food pricing and atmosphere. The menu is utterly self confident and generally trying to be fine dining of which on execution it fails miserably. At 20£ min main the food is heavily overpriced. The small rooms although novel create a waiting room style atmosphere which is unpleasant. The staff... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

If you're looking for somewhere special, this is it. Beautiful, very old surroundings. Attentive, well-trained staff. Superbly prepared and presented food. Outstanding wines. Ask your hostess to recommend based on your food choices. She's never disappointed me yet. In fact writing this review reminds me that it's been too long since my last visit. Off now to book my next.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We've had the very good fortune to dine in some fabulous Michelin starred restaurants and the tasting menu we had on Friday was right up there with them. Sam chose the perfect wines to accompany the courses and we were blown away by Gavin's skill in the kitchen. It was everything you'd want from fine dining. Delighted to discover such... More

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Lincolnshire
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We enjoyed an excellent meal to celebrate a wedding anniversary - we particularly liked the ambience and decor. A short menu which is always a good sign and evidence of the chef's perchant for artichokes. I enjoyed the crab cakes and the bouillibaise- my husband chose the game options and we shared a chocolatey pudding. All in all excellent if... More

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Woodhall Spa, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Visited Jews House for a birthday celebration. The menu didn't inspire me and was slightly disappointed about the selection. However the food we are was wonderful and the evening superb. The service was second to non and I would happy recommend this to my friends and family

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Last time we visited Lincoln we walked past this restaurant at the base of the hill on a Sunday when it was closed. The menu looked really interesting so we decided that we would eat here next time we visited Lincoln. We pre-booked, this restaurant is very busy especially on a Friday and Saturday night and this evening was no... More

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London, United Kingdom
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132 reviews 132 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

How interesting to eat in old of the oldest building in the country. The room has been nicely restored to restaurant standard, though I thought our tables for two on the first floor were a little close together for this price of establishment. The menu is not huge and doesn't seem to change much, which I think is a good... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

From the moment we walked into this quaint restaurant, we were treated to wonderful attentive service. The food was outstanding with nice little touches like a complimentary appetiser and bread that comes in a nice little bag with clay beads to keep the fresh bread warm. I would class the food as European fine dining with lots of local and... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Attractive stylish modern dining room of good quality providing a comfortable ambience with nicely laid tables. Cuisine in our experience is very good and is presented attractively and has good flavours with well prepared sauces. Service was very good.

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Lincolnshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Our second visit to the Jews house took place this Saturday - I was a special occasion as we were entertaining my Mother and Step Father, so standards and expectations were set pretty high. However we didn't need to worry - we were warmly greeted by the staff on arrival and taken immediately to our lovely table upstairs. The menu... More

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Additional Information about Jews House Restaurant

Address: 15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
Phone Number: 01522 524851
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
Average Prices: USD 27 - 55

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