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Lilburn's

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Paikes Street, Alnwick, England
01665 603444
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 186
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  • 23
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  • 11
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good

Nice restaurant and very friendly staff, food really tasty and good value would return and recommend, suggest booking as very popular

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
jonnyboy67
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durham
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durham
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice restaurant and very friendly staff, food really tasty and good value would return and recommend, suggest booking as very popular

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at lunchtime but it was so busy there were no seats available, however someone left and we were seated almost immediately. Staff are very efficient, tables are cleared and washed down as soon as you leave and service is quick. It's a bright, light and airy eatery with a really nice friendly atmosphere. Lunch consisted of fish and chips,... More 

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Thank Joblilco
London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away in an alley this is a plain and simple but pleasant restaurant with very good service and well-above-average food. King prawns each on a mini muffin with chilli and garlic butter were luscious. Mushroom and asparagus risotto with parmesan richly cheesy and intense. The cost extremely reasonable. Recommended.

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Thank CharlesLondonUK
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Lilburn's based on the reviews, and were pleasantly surprised. The starters (especially the brie and mango parcels) and main courses (we had the duck and chicken) were so tasty, with really excellent sauces. We found out that the chef had worked for the Duke of Northumberland in both Alnwick Castle and Syon House, and has served royalty! Nice... More 

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Thank Peter L L
Alnwick, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I ever go out for lunch, it will always Lilburns! I've tried alot of the dishes they serve there and they're always delicious!

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Thank Luke I
alnwick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

your all ways sure of a fantastic welcome , and the menu and food is excellent , and the specials of the day is good and vairied to suit all taste vegggies etc , or you can simply enjouy tea or coffee with a home made scone , fruit with jam or cheese , they are nearly a meal in... More 

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Thank Derek T
Warwickshire
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lilburn's was simply excellent - from the first impressions greeting to the very end. The food was top notch, the service very good - happy and attentive without being obtrusive. The ladies distributing the food were very fit, up and down the stairs constantly - it was a good pastime trying to work out how far they climbed in a... More 

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Thank excel12
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Booked Christmas meal on friends recommendation and what a great choice it was Service was quick and efficient,the meal itself was beautifully presented and good value This was our first visit and certainly will not be the last, excellent

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Cullercoats, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Lilburns was recommended to us by a friend who lives in Alnwick and we were not disappointed. It's often difficult to please a group of ten people but we were all amazed at the quality of the food which was beautifully presented. The staff were really friendly and could not have been more helpful. We had a great night and... More 

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Thank 555ChristineMc
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

This is a fantastic place to eat in Alnwick tucked up a little ally way it is quaint but very welcoming. The food is some of the best I have ever had and the puddings are worth the trip to Alnwick for the menu is pricy but it is worth every penny as the quality is spot on. There is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Paikes Street, Alnwick, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: 01665 603444

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?