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The Lincolnshire Poacher

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
+44 1522 511788
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“pudding” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We use the Poacher regularly. The food is always outstanding and Mark is not shy with his portions. We ate there again last Friday and the Two Steak Deal is excellent value and the steaks are delicious. As locals it is great to be able...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

All five of us had a very delicious meal, the service and food was 1st class and I would return at any time.

Thank Jean D
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meals, very large and delicious. Very friendly and accommodating service. Thx so much Pippa

Thank Kerryn W
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Not a welcoming place to come if you have dogs. Very frosty woman behind the bar? Landlady. Was staying local and called in for a meal with my husband. We had 2 dogs with us and would have been happy to eat in the bar...More

Thank Jessandmol
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Group of four for an evening meal. We wanted something informal but more than a bar meal, and where the food could be relied upon to be good. Hadn't been here for quite some time and so decided to try it. Glad we did. The...More

Thank lawdylawdy
Reviewed February 25, 2018

We were a bit surprised when we walked into the Inn as we expected it to be a pub. We assumed the area we walked into was the restaurant, but this turned out to be the pre eating area with a bar. We each had...More

Thank Llanarmonlass
Reviewed January 13, 2018

Had a meal here and it was like something that one would have from a works canteen, bland and not very appealing.

Thank dennishughes15
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Thank you all for today all 17 of us had a great time the food was amazing & cheap. The children all liked playing on park &machines.All the staff was kind &polite. We will be back next year.

Thank Jemma S
Reviewed November 11, 2017

Absolutely love the food here, always top notch. Carvery amazing. Service excellent, staff great. Family friendly. Very highly recommended.

Thank pjd6633
Reviewed September 27, 2017

I made a complaint following a very poor January 2017 meal and I thought it was handled well. The food had been luke warm, relatively tasteless and poorly presented. I returned for a free meal with which I had no complaints. I visited on September...More

Thank zebulon186336
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April 17, 2017|
Response from Rees A | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Im not sure if you can book ahead. It may be worth ringing them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Metheringham, Lincoln, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 511788
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