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Lilburn's

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7 Paikes Street, Alnwick NE66 1HX, England
01665 603444
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37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Simple food done well. Nothing too complicated but generous portions. Friendly service and lively atmosphere. Bigger than it looks from the outside. I've chosen to go back more than once!

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Thank Northernshrimp123
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Me and my boyfriend walked in late Saturday afternoon and we were sat downstairs as the upstairs was fully booked. I was a bit unsure sitting downstairs and didn't think that it looked like much and it was very quiet downstairs.. My boyfriend ordered the pork belly special that was in a Pad Thai sauce, I ordered the lamb shank... More 

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Thank Rachelh92
Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a lovely evening meal, really relaxed atmosphere with friendly helpful staff who brought us some delicious food. Seemed to be quite busy but that added to the atmosphere. would imagine it is a very warm and cosy place in the winter.

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Thank pwehren
Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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732 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is up an alley near the centre of the town. It is attractively laid out and was busy when we went. We were warmly welcomed and the staff were extremely pleasant. We managed to have dinner of two courses for £70 with wine and the quality of the food was good. I especially enjoyed the lamb cutlets that... More 

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Thank SergeLourie
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were advised to book - and I can see why - it was very busy the friday evening.. The menu is very relaxed - by that I mean as a vegetarians we had many choices and could have them as starters or mains - you can also add side dishes to the selctions if you want a bigger meal... More 

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Thank OnSafariAgain
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very interesting menu. Service is good, food is well presented and delicious. It is not big so booking is recommended. In my opinion the best "restaurant" out of all we tried in Alnwick.

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Thank irgy
Marzabotto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely little restaurant in the center of Alnwick offers typical English dishes, sometimes reinterpreted with a touch of fantasy. The staff is very helpful and polite. Absolutely recommendable.

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Thank Italian68
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this place was recommended to us - can't understand why! Nor can I understand some of the reviews on here.. beginning to wonder if we were in the same place! It seems very popular (think a lot of the B&B's in the area must recommend it?) The lasagne we had to eat was the worst lasagne I have ever had... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glad to find this little restaurant tucked away in a corner of Alnwick town centre. Visited when the staff had lots of bookings to deal with but they were happy to accommodate us, explaining at the start that there would be a little wait - instead of just leaving us wondering 'how long?' When the food came it was superb,... More 

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Thank Taipei007
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a delicious evening meal in Lilburn's on Wednesday 10th August. The food was very colourful, tasty and cooked to perfection. The staff were friendly, patient and eager to please. Thank you for making our last night in Alnwick so memorable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Paikes Street, Alnwick NE66 1HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: 01665 603444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?