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.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

The trawlerman

Certificate of Excellence
$
Bar, British, Pub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
The Trawlerman North Sea Lane, Cleethorpes DN35 0PP, England
+44 1472 811893
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

708 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 708: English reviews
Level Contributor
43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were amazed when we drove in the car park on a Monday night. It was packed which speaks volumes. The Trawlerman is famous for its carvery and it did not disappoint. We had beef and gammon. Just looking at the joints as they were carved in front of us was mouth watering. The beef was tender and tasty and... More 

Helpful?
Thank mochdredarli
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just the standard carvery nothing standing out nothing massive. Just average. Found the beef extremely dry and the gammon fatty but other than that it was okay.

Helpful?
Thank JordanRamsden
Grimsby
Level Contributor
48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we visited here on sunday and had a very good meal. the portions of meat are generous and the choice of vegetables good. the only complaint was that we had a bottle of white wine and it was slightly warm, we had to ask for an ice bucket , it would have been nice to have been offered it first.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Derrick H
chesterfield
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went for a carvery on a saturday evening Very busy but food was brilliant We were seated straightaway good choice of meals too

Helpful?
Thank lindylouChesterfield
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent carvery, one of the best I have been to. Very reasonably priced and the food was hot and plenty of it. It was very busy for a Monday evening but the staff were all polite and helpful. The staff worked really hard to clear tables quickly and not just a quick wipe over either. The table next to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Josie T
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't realise you had to book but found a table long as we were gone by 1 which was nice. Carvery was ok potato a bit stodgy, atmosphere bit dated but generally ok

Helpful?
Thank Andy P
Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family visited this bar expecting a lovely meal what a shock roast potatoes burnt black hard as rocks, vegetables luke warm, no wonder it was only £4.99 they have no kids menus everyone gets the same worst food ever tasted i would not recommend it stay away.

Helpful?
Thank lyndseybaxter2016
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's good value for money.but some times feels like the foods been on keep warm for too long.the meat is always cooked lovely though.best to book a table in busy periods.

Helpful?
Thank kerry069
Adam M, Manager at The trawlerman, responded to this review

Kerry we are working on your thoughts thankyou More 

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A large, airy carvery restaurant with outdoor seating too. The food is consistently excellent - and the beef is the best I've ever tasted. Friendly staff and great prices add to an excellent eating experience.

Helpful?
Thank Ange G
Adam M, Manager at The trawlerman, responded to this review

Ange great review More 

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I go every couple of weeks with friends and even though I am not the biggest fan of carveries this is a good one.The meat is usually excellent and there are more than enough vegetables to choose from and because they are busy the carvery is refreshed regularly.Check on the wine offer,usually a Hardy's Shiraz for£8 and... More 

Helpful?
Thank TonytheOwl
Adam M, Manager at The trawlerman, responded to this review

Thanks Tony great review More 

Travelers who viewed The trawlerman also viewed

 
Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire
Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire
 

Been to The trawlerman? 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
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $8
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Trawlerman North Sea Lane, Cleethorpes DN35 0PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Cleethorpes
  • Phone Number: +44 1472 811893
Description
Carvery

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The trawlerman and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Bradford, United Kingdom
Barnsley, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from The trawlerman 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?