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The Tap and Tonic

Closed Now: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Girls night out

Staff friendly, helpful and professional. Offered opinions on flavours of gin. Excellent food... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Janet M
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Birthday Cocktails

We decided to try this little place out after many recommendations, you are spoilt for choice on... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Gemma D
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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The Tap & Tonic, said to be Grantham and Lincolnshire's first Speakeasy & cocktail bar, is a venue unique to the area. In true Speakeasy bar style it is secretly located behind The Trickling Tap in an old restored Victorian outbuilding.
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Lindpet House 15 Market Place, Grantham NG31 6LJ, England
+44 1476 574591
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All reviews amazing cocktails booked a table speakeasy bar sat upstairs spoilt for choice visiting grantham two hours well worth a visit rhubarb blender fab trickling slots
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff friendly, helpful and professional. Offered opinions on flavours of gin. Excellent food. Lovely atmosphere. Great place to have a evening out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Janet M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We decided to try this little place out after many recommendations, you are spoilt for choice on the different cocktails there's something for everyone. We said we'd definitely go back on a 2-4-1 night, I'd advise booking as this place is very cosy.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gemma D
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Good service but drinks and prices very overrated. Not even sure if alcohol was put in any of the cocktails. Very watered down versions were received. Waitress spilt a drink over one of our guests and no offer of a free drink was made until...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ebrazil2018
Reviewed April 11, 2018

Visited on a Friday evening, having booked a table. We were told that the table was booked for two hours but we were not forced out at the end of the two hours. The atmosphere was nice and cosy, the place warm despite the snow...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank FlorrieF18
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Some lovely cocktails in a more sophisticated atmosphere than many of Grantham's bars.  Don't know what the vibe is like later in the evenings as we've only ever been here early doors, but it's such a pleasant change to be able to drink in a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We first visited in 2017 and were amazed! 2-4-1 on a Tuesday! This visit was on a Saturday. We knew we had to book which is easy enough .. a simple email and our reservation was confirmed. Again we had an amazing night. We were...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

As most of the other reviews say, it is advisable to book a table (as we were leaving there were people being turned away at the door) I booked a table for 2 on a Friday night, which I only booked 2 days prior to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

What can I say about this place other than it is amazing. The list of cocktails goes on and on and there is far to many to choose in one evening. I would recommend booking well in advance and, if your making a romantic night...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Chris J
Reviewed January 29, 2018

So-My first visit was in Jan 2017, when I met up with a friend for her Birthday Celebration at the Tap & Tonic. The one thing I did noticed on that first visit, was the lack of Blended Cocktails on their list and when I...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank friwi_kiwi007
Reviewed January 29, 2018

There is a lot of choice here. But once you have decided what you want they all seem to be very tasty. It's all table service too, which is good and makes it feel a bit classier. My only small gripe is that it is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Carol H
October 7, 2017|
Response from mattvickLincs | Reviewed this property |
May 2, 2017|
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Response from Helen A |
Alcoholic ones £6 to £7... non alcoholic from £3
January 8, 2016|
Response from Luke A | Property representative |
Hi Lucy, yes children are allowed in until 8pm if accompanied by an adult :)