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The Lakes Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
European, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Food was Terrible. Three of us had steak and it was the worst I had had in my life . After trying to cut it for ages I just gave up and so did the other 2 of us that had the steak ....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank christophercC3627ZD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a wonderful setting overlooking the lakes with friendly service on both visits. We ate here twice whilst staying at Sycamore Lakes. The evening meal on Saturday was really lovely. We visited with the in-laws and the three courses we each had were cooked to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank AlbieH1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on the way home from holiday for breakfast. It was great. Lovely food, service, views and price.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank L2961MPjamesg
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Shocked and disappointed...we visited here on Mother's day after reading great reviews about the place while we were out on a day trip.. the food was horrible.. the beef was so underdone and fatty and the vegetables were overcooked and squishy..the roast potatoes were also...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Aimee-Rose B
Reviewed January 14, 2019

Been to the Lakes many times now and have never had a bad meal. Great food and a lovely setting. Well worth the visit.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Sally C
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We have been going regularly to the Lakes since its opening and have always enjoyed the food. The owners Joy and Jose are brilliant hosts and have created a beautiful building with great views over the landscaped lakes. Just had the Sunday Lunch which was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Thought it would be nice to use our 10% off voucher for a late breakfast. Voucher and attached leaflet state breakfast served to 11.30, arrived at 11.15 to be told breakfast ends at 11. Please update literate you hand out to customers!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed August 25, 2018

We had read reviews for this restaurant so decided to give it a try with our family, a table of 10 was clearly too much for the moody staff to deal with, 3 dishes missed from the order and nothing at all on the menu...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Simon K
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We were away for a weekend in Skegness and decided to go out for Sunday Lunch, according to the stars this was a good place to visit. We had no problem booking a table for 7 which included 2 children. The Sunday Lunch menu was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Adela C
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Very greasy chips steak not great, very over priced, owners of the place don’t care just wanna take ur money

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank kevchisholm922
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May 25, 2017|
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Response from Jose G | Property representative |
Hi, I have check with the head chef, and all our menu can be gluten free, the majority are gluten free, some need small change. please call the restaurant on 01754 811198 and talk to me or the head chef. Also to confirm... More
May 27, 2015|
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Response from Jose G | Property representative |
At The lakes Restaurant we always make children welcome and the Chefs will always try to prepare something to suit their requirements. Jose.
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