We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 355 Lincoln Restaurants

Jews House Restaurant

15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
01522 524851
Website
Improve this listing
Reserve with OpenTable
Ranked #14 of 355 Restaurants in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $27 - $55
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
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
Write a Review

254 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    184
    37
    26
    3
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Colchester, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincolnshire
Reviewer
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

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Indianapolis, Indiana
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We went here for dinner with my daughter and son in law when visiting them near Lincoln. It was excellent in every way, superb food and excellent discreet service in a very elegant but small dining room. If you're in Lincoln and want a special treat this is the place to go. Reasonable value at 380 pounds for 4 including... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I was taken here when visiting family in Lincoln. I tend to be very conservative with my food so was worried when I looked up the menu on line before our visit. There was no need for any concern as the food was superb. Everything was thoroughly explained by the excellent servers and was totally delicious. The chocolate dessert, in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Visited the Jews House for the second time, we enjoyed the first visit and we we enjoyed the second visit even more. The service is very good, Samantha and her assistant look after you very well. If you are pleasant with them they are very pleasant with you. The food is very good I had the Pork Belly and the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The Jews house is unpretentious but interestingly historical, & the Dinner we had was delicious, interesting & beautifully presented. A modest but varied menu managed by Samantha & perfectly cooked by Gavin. Samantha recommended a good wine & not at the top of the price list! I enjoyed my birthday in this personal; & friendly restaurant-Just a shame it is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nottingham
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had a great meal on a Saturday night, well cooked but not overly adventurous. Some nice touches such as the treacle bread (goes well with the cheese course too). I had the pork belly to start and the lamb both of which were well seasoned with reasonable portions. They try hard to stagger bookings so everyone doesn't arrive at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My husband and I celebrated our 1st anniversary here last week and had a lovely evening. We had the tasting menu and the food was fantastic! The service was flawless by all the waitresses and being served wine by the owner was great to learn more about the place too. If you're stuck on what wine to order, don't hesitate... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Beautiful setting, beautiful food. The staff were warm and friendly and the food was amazing, would recommend anyone to pay a visit. Will definitely be going back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridgeshire
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We visited the Jews House Restaurant for Lunch on Saturday 6th September.....We walked in only to find one person sitting in the dining room, after been shown to our table we were asked if we would like some drinks yes we said, my wife would like a pink tonic water..the waitress didn't know what we were talking about. explained that... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Jews House Restaurant also viewed

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
 

Been to Jews House Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing