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Magpies

71-75 East Street, Horncastle LN9 6AA, England
+44 1507 527004
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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71-75 East Street, Horncastle LN9 6AA, England
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41 - 50 of 158 reviews

Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Before booking this accommodation, we had already reserved a table elsewhere for dinner so didn't eat here. However, our room was of a good standard and was spotlessly clean and well-prepared. The super-king bed was superb. Quite simply one of the most comfortable I've ever...More

1  Thank BMWW
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Lucky enough to have this great restaurant locally. Have had many memorable meals here. Food, ambiance, decor,service, all top notch. Highly recommend.

1  Thank par04cj
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Paid a visit to this restaurant earlier this week, whilst staying in Woodhall Spa for a few days. We went there for dinner and found it to be a most enjoyable experience. The food and service were both excellent and the attention to detail was...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed June 17, 2016

Felt spoilt from start to finish with every mouthful something to savour. Very comfortable anti room where you peruse the menu and have bite size appetisers. I wanted to order a slight modification and this was dealt with with flair rather than annoyance as can...More

Thank TheWildCats
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

As part of our gastro-year this was some of the best food we have tasted. The flavours were delicious; the presentation excellent. We have been fortunate enough to eat in some of Europe's best restaurants. The originality shown in Magpies is right up there. An...More

1  Thank BartieAveyron
Reviewed May 30, 2016

See my Magpies Restaurant with rooms review We visited on wednesday lunchtime and evening. Two different menus and price

1  Thank Ludfordian
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We recently travelled to Lincoln for a hen do and booked the Magpie's for a vintage tea party. There was 20 in our party and we all was aware of a smart dress code so expected a very high end establishment and service. Magpies it's...More

4  Thank roddel84
Reviewed May 11, 2016

A mixed bag really, our party enjoyed the food that we had however the place wasn't for me. £48 for a choice from a set meal selection was ok not large portions but enough. Tasty entrees and wines but if I'm spending £70 per person...More

Thank ITFC1
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I'm sorry to say that I was truly surprised that the food was so poor. The menu seemed dated on first perusal and my concern was validated when the scallop and crab starter arrived. The scallops was small and though cooked ok did not taste...More

3  Thank Lisatravels100
Reviewed April 18, 2016

As a birthday treat a friend invited me to join her at Magpies for lunch. This was my first visit and it wont be my last. The food was absolutely sensational - delicious and attractively presented. It is a very relaxing restaurant - we were...More

Thank cherryimp
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
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Average prices
$41 - $80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71-75 East Street, Horncastle LN9 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Horncastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1507 527004
Description
The Magpies Restaurant with Rooms is over two hundred years old and converted from three cottages. Owned by Caroline and Andrew Gilbert for seven years, this year they have added three deluxe ensuite bedrooms. They are members of 'Tastes of Lincolnshire' and use mainly locally sourced produce. They also provide afternoon tea.'The Magpies' is situated on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds in the old market town of Horncastle which is also famous for its antique shops.Lunch: Wed to Fri and SunDinner:Wed to Sun Aternoon tea: Wed to Sun The restaurant is open for Christmas Day and New Year.Closed Monday & Tuesday
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