We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Generous Briton

Certificate of Excellence
Bar, British, Pub
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
High Street | Brant Broughton, Lincoln, England
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

87 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 84: English reviews
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
66 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went for Sunday Lunch, had to wait was told 45 mins and sat outside, after 15 mins was told a table was availiable. Had Sunday roast, more meat than we could eat, not processed but cut fresh absolutley perfect. took the remains home. Dan the bar man was great told us all. dog friendly

Thank phil h
Level Contributor
15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

First class food and service at sensible prices. Very pleased that we had booked a table as the restaurant was very busy. We will certainly visit again.

1 Thank Stewart F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Visited here on saturday night , very pleasant and smiley welcome from the man behind the bar.Drinks and menus bought to the table.There is a large choice of food from the ala carte early, bird and salad menu , they also do a vegi specials board which my daughter loved (this can be so often overlooked)i chose the chicken special... More 

1 Thank jammy-32-k
congleton cheshire
Level Contributor
71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Booked a table for 8 as we was rallying pub is lovely very slow service food is fab but only small menu and when they don't have half the food on the menu it's poor. I asked for the sausage waitress said run out of them last night ? Lasagne please not got any of them left lol chicken not... More 

Thank neilcongleton
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
98 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

I took my parents for a sunday dinner treat here and we thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our visit. The bartender is very friendly and was greeted us on our entry. He brought our drinks over to the table and smiled throughout whilst going about his duties. The sunday dinner menu is as expected and the food arrived 5 mintues... More 

Thank Dirk L
Level Contributor
38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

A good menu selection at reasonable prices in a traditional pub which concentrates on food. Wander just a little from the A17 and you will not be disappointed. I agree with previous comments the early bird menu in the evening is very good value

Thank Harrygale
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Stayed on local campsite 'Poacher patch' Visited pub on both nights. Nice place Good service. Staff very friendly

Thank Claire D
Level Contributor
34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

A worthy pub, easy to park, and easy to drink not much more to say, food was ok, beer was ok. Its a Green King bitter and San Mig on tap. Nice enough, would go again

Thank Pig-in-glasses
Level Contributor
37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We have numerous times this year excellent choices each week on their early bird menu. Food always excellent as is the service. Great vegetarian selections which makes a change to most other restaurants. I would certainly recommend a visit great atmosphere and friendly staff well done.

1 Thank Dancingdizzy
Level Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

If it wasn't for the A1 being closed we would not have been here today. Friendly welcome. Food came out quickly and was piping hot. Perfect crackling with the pork, beef perfectly pink. Tempted to have a dessert but didn't want to overdo it. Spotted a campsite down the road o may come back for the night to sample more!

1 Thank Rorycat161

Travelers who viewed Generous Briton also viewed

Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Leadenham, Lincolnshire
Caythorpe, Grantham

Been to Generous Briton? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Brant Broughton, Lincoln, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: 01400272119

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Generous Briton staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?