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The Electric Bar and Restaurant

Brayford Wharf North | DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln, Lincoln, England
01522 565182
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Ranked #28 of 355 Restaurants in Lincoln
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $40
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Our Electric Bar and Restaurant offers dining experience like no other in the city. Situated on the 5th floor with unsurpassed views of Lincoln and the Cathedral, you can experience fine-dining amongst stunning surroundings.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Our Electric Bar and Restaurant offers dining experience like no other in the city. Situated on the 5th floor with unsurpassed views of Lincoln and the Cathedral, you can experience fine-dining amongst stunning surroundings.
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

We didn't get chance to eat in the restaurant on our stay as we were attending a ball here. Although we did get chance to enjoy a few drinks in the electric bar. Lovely views and very well appointed position in the hotel. Bar staff were very knowledgeable and obviously knew what they were doing. A big thank you to... More

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Mat R, Manager at The Electric Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words towards the bar. We like to recognise special occasions and your more than welcome for the champagne and I do hope you visit us soon in the restaurant. More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

Too noisey, had problems holding a conversation. Starters were OK, main courses steak good, lamb raw not cooked and far too fatty with minimal sides. Desert choc cookies OK cheese board very sparse not worth the money and solid frozen grapes? Overall a poor atmosphere and poor food, both in preperation and quantity. Over rated give it a miss.

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Mat R, Manager at The Electric Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our restaurant. I am disappointed to hear your experience wasn't up to our usual high standards. I will share the feedback given to the kitchen and look at areas we can improve. I do hope you will visit us again and receive an experience more suited to your expectations. regards More

Herts
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Came for cocktails on a Friday night, venue always nice although I find the cocktails a little pricey. We went on a Friday night and the place was quite empty, music was really loud and couldn't hear each other speak. As the venue is a cocktail bar does the music need to be so loud?? no dance floor and just... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Dined here last night as a couple and had a wonderful experience. We booked quite late in the evening but this was no problem and we were greeted by a very helpful and police waiter who I had spoken to on the phone. The restaurant had a very sophisticated atmosphere to it and candles were lit on every table. We... More

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Mat R, Manager at The Electric Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of the restaurant, we are very happy to hear your enjoyed regarding the evening. We do hope you can return soon and receive an experience to match. regards More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Visited last Thursday evening. Great location above the brayford wharf looking down on Lincoln whole sipping a cocktail. The food was great, I had the pork trio looked and tasted fantastic and finished with a very Moorish caramel tart. Very enjoyable night, will be visiting again soon.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were staying in the doubletree hotel so my boyfriend and I kept popping into the electric bar on the way back to our room. The cosmos were delicious, especially as I asked them for a bit of an extra kick of lime and they certainly hit the spot as well as having a biting on of houmous and pitta... More

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Oxford
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I should have reviewed this place when I last visited this restaurant in June. Back then I would have said that this place is amazing. Having a young daughter we rarely have the opportunity to go out for an evening meal so lunch is our thing. The Lunch menu is boring, I opted for the Spiced Aubergine and Feta Cheese... More

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Mat R, Manager at The Electric Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our restaurant, I am disappointed to hear that you didn't experience the food and service to our usual high standards. I welcome all forms of feedback to help us improve the business and product. I have informed the kitchen team of your experience and we will be implementing changes to ensure it was... More

Solihull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I came to the Electric for a lunch last week and have to say I left feeling a little disappointed, having expected a really exceptional meal. We waited a little longer than I would have liked to be greeted, to the point where we were a bit put out and just about to leave to head elsewhere. That being said,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

I came here for a birthday dinner. The staff were excellent!! Attentive, efficient, polite and well presented. The food was very good indeed - I only wish I had more of an appetite. The cost was a pleasant surprise and a free glass of prosecco was most welcome. We particularly enjoyed the fact the music wasn't thumping loud and the... More

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Mat R, Manager at The Electric Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review of our restaurant. I am really pleased to hear you enjoyed yourself on your birthday, look forward to seeing you again. regards More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for my friend's birthday . We had'nt booked a table which wasn't a problem at all even tho there was 5 off us . The food and service was fantastic. We all had 3 course's and I can honestly say we were all full after . The portion size certainly arn't small . Well done to the... More

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