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Lovely place

Nice place with great selection of gins and beers. Could have been a tad warmer, if I’m honest... read more

Reviewed yesterday
debkat
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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Great little place

Went here with my daughter. Barman was very knowledgeable. Let him choose my gin. Only downside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ColinH281
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Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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“Lovely place”
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“Great little place ”
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Antiques & Apothecary, Fine Wines & Remedies for your soul. Incredible Cocktails, 150 Gins to drink with us or take home, and craft beer on tap. Widely considered the best bar in Lincoln!
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266 High Street, Lincoln LN2 1HW, England
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+44 1522 530111
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice place with great selection of gins and beers. Could have been a tad warmer, if I’m honest, though it was a freezing cold day. Great atmosphere and games on tables to play

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at the top of Lincoln's High Street, this a great social meeting place, with comfortable sofas, an expansive drinks menu including cocktails and numerous gins and an inviting, stay-a-while atmosphere. I spent a couple of hours here with a party of work colleagues and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GrahamGAD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my daughter. Barman was very knowledgeable. Let him choose my gin. Only downside. Music was so loud I couldn’t hear anything else. Other than that, I loved this place. Highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ColinH281
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

First round: 2 gin cocktails, a whisky and soda and a lemonade £24 Second round: 2 gins with mixers and a whisky and soda £24 No idea how that was worked out! Stylish service although we more mature ladies were apparently invisible until all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place on the off chance on a Wednesday afternoon. Great drinks and great atmosphere. Loads of gins and cocktails. 5* service. Will be returning.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jonsmith87
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Popped in on the off chance and wasn’t disappointed. Hundreds of gins and cocktails to choose from and great beer all round! Will be back!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

1st Visit, -seatsut of curiosity we entered... Looking for a place to sit, a couple playing scrabble offered us the block-seats at the other side of the table with the game. After a look through the menu, with many cocktails, we ordered our drinks. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HenriLe
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Really enjoyed this place. Attentive staff with very enjoyable cocktails. Great selection that the staff talked me through. Will be back again next time we visit Lincoln.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnellis5
Reviewed October 13, 2018

If you are to open an upmarket bar with very expensive drinks then please furnish it with staff that care. 1 pint and 1 glass if sloe gin, £14! The bar did not have half the wines on the menu and after tasting they weren't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pmhjob
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Appalling service. The chap was more interested in other people (after I’d ordered) than serving me. Nothing more to say.

Date of experience: September 2018
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