Top 10 Lincoln eateries according to Trip Advisor

Whether you’re looking for somewhere to dine for date night, or a restaurant for a family celebration, Lincoln has plenty to offer!

With this in mind, CityX took a look at Lincoln’s top 10 eateries according to customer ratings through Trip Advisor – perfect for a range of occasions!

Take a look at the top 10 as of July 29, 2019:


1. Margaret’s Tea Rooms

Photo: Margaret’s Tea Rooms

  • Where: 13B Garmston Street, Lincoln LN2 1HZ
  • Cuisine(s): Cafe, British, Healthy
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent (Certificate of Excellence 2018 – 2019 Winner)

Margaret’s Tea Rooms is a traditional, award winning Tea Rooms in Lincoln, which aims to cater for all guests’ needs and for all occasions.


2. Rising Cafe – From the Rubble

Photo: Rising Cafe

  • Where: 22 Newland, Between 2 stone churches, Lincoln LN1 1XD
  • Cuisine(s): Cafe, British
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent (Certificate of Excellence 2017 – 2019 Winner)

Rising Cafe is a popular cafe based close to Lincoln City Centre.

All proceeds go towards restoring lives once broken by homelessness and substance abuse.


3. Castle View Indian Cuisine

Photo: Castle View

  • Where: 11 Union Road, Lincoln LN1 3BJ
  • Cuisine(s): Indian, Asian, Balti
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent (Certificate of Excellence 2018 – 2019 Winner)

Castle View is an authentic Indian restaurant located in the historic city of Lincoln, which also offers a collection only takeaway service.


4. Oakley’s Cafe Bistro

Photo: Oakley’s Cafe Bistro

  • Where: 63 West Parade, Corner of South Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QL
  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent (Certificate of Excellence 2015 – 2017 Winner)

Oakley’s Cafe Bistro is small cafe bistro serving coffee, cakes & fresh home cooked food.


5. The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

Photo: The Bowl Full Tapas Bar

  • Where: 185 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1QS
  • Cuisine(s): Mediterranean, European, Spanish
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent (Certificate of Excellence2015 – 2019 Winner)

The Bowl Full Tapas Bar provides an authentic Spanish menu with Lincolnshire ingredients thrown in.


6. Bar Unico

Photo: Bar Unico

  • Where: 3 St. Benedicts Square, Lincoln LN5 7AR
  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Customer rating: 5.0 – Excellent

An authentic, family-run bar bringing Italian coffee culture to Lincoln. Serving freshly made biscotti, pastries, gelato, pizza by the slice and more!


7. The Cheese Society

  • Where: 1 St. Martins Lane, Lincoln LN2 1HY
  • Cuisine(s): Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Customer rating: 4.5 – Very Good (Certificate of Excellence 2015 – 2019 Winner)

Alongside the mail order business, The Cheese Society has a Cheese Shop and Cheese Cafe based in the Cathedral Quarter of Lincoln.


8. Revolution Lincoln

Photo: Revolution

  • Where: 10 Park Street, Lincoln LN1 1UF, England
  • Cuisine(s):Bar, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
  • Customer rating: 4.5 – Very Good (Certificate of Excellence 2017 – 2019 Winner)

Known as the place to eat, drink & party in Lincoln, Revolution offers cocktails, seasonal dishes and a party atmosphere.


9. La Bottega Delitalia

Photo: La Bottega Delitalia

  • Where: 9 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1NL
  • Cuisine(s): Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
  • Customer rating: 4.5 – Very Good (Certificate of Excellence 2015 – 2019 Winner)

Every dish is cooked fresh to order at La Bottega Delitalia.

The small, family-run business specialises in catering to exact dietary requirements and offers both takeaway and delivery through Deliveroo.


10. Cafe Shanti

Photo: Cafe Shanti

  • Where: 6 Clasketgate, Opposite Musgraves / Theatre Royal, Lincoln LN2 1JS
  • Cuisine(s): Cafe, British, Nepalese
  • Customer rating: 4.5 Very Good (Certificate of Excellence 2017 – 2019 Winner)

Healthy affordable Vegan and Vegetarian food, cakes, coffees and speciality teas.