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The Swan Holme

) #70 of 349 Restaurants in Lincoln $$ - $$$ , British,
Doddington Road, Lincoln, England
+44 1522 509859
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Doddington Road, Lincoln, England
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1 - 10 of 387 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really nice two course lunch with friends, each travelling a distance so good to find a big car park. Pleasant surroundings, friendly staff who didn't rush us as we wanted to chat for a while. Plenty of choice on the menu and good portion sizes....More

Thank Joops07
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We really appreciate your positive review! We're looking forward to your next visit with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked Saturday lunch for 4 as plenty of parking for an elderly aunt who can't walk very far. Toilets are on the first floor which isn't great. Food was disappointing for 2 of us. The wagu burger in a brioche was given the thumbs up,...More

Thank DeniseH449
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It is disappointing for us to hear that your experience was anything less than great. We would like the opportunity to address your concerns. Please reach out to us directly at 441522509859 when you have a chance. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely pub but Manager needs to keep an eye on cleanliness, particularly of seating. My husband had fish & chips which he said was above average for pub fare and I had a pizza which was OK but not enough topping. Staff...More

Thank antibes4me
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Antibes4me, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took .my granddaughter out to The Swan Holme for lunch last week. I have to eat Gluten Free foo, so I am always a bit wary of where I go. I was given a separate menu with plenty of choice. My meal was excellent so...More

Thank sandraoakford
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Swan Holme! We hope to be of service to you again in the future. Best wishes, The Swan Holme

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little pub restuarant, cosy in size, reasonably priced menu with several different options. Sat a little close together but other than that not much you can fault, service was very good. I had the steak & mushroom pie with mash (very nice) whilst my...More

Thank JamesPLee
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jamesplee, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Swan Holme. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked for an evening meal on a Sunday but, due to circumstances beyon our control, arrived over an hour early. It was a fine evening and they were very busy. We were made welcome, told not to worry, and shown to a table...More

Thank VeryBusy
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Verybusy, thank you; we appreciate your feedback! We're looking forward to your next visit with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on the off chance of a table, served in half an hour . Starters and main course were served with a smile, and food was well presented and tasty. About £20 per head for a drink and 2 courses. Will return

Thank Brian D
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Brian, we are very happy we could provide you with a positive experience! We're looking forward to your next visit with us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am very familiar with this pub but have to say the lunch time meal we had was average at best. My burger and chips at £10.25 was very expensive for what you got- you just about needed a microscope to see the 'homemade onion...More

Thank Andrew B
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Andrew, we strive for 100% satisfaction, and we regret to find out that this was not the case. Please reach out to us so we can work towards a resolution. Thanks again for bringing this to our attention. We hope to hear from you soon....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great weather lovely tables in the garden eating and drinking with family and little dog. Food was lovely and great value will be back for sure.

Thank Paul D
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Paul, thank you for the high star rating! Thank you, and have a fantastic day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us altogether decided on Sunday lunch, A pork roast,lamb shank and seabass we'll all said we enjoyed our meals, tasty and delicious. Great service from Charlotte who looked after us, thanks will be back again soon.

Thank Caroline W
General Manager A, Manager at The Swan Holme, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Caroline, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at The Swan Holme! Thank you again for the great review!

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helliebellie123
17 June 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
There are vegetarians dishes.
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Tim H
21 August 2016|
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Response from General Manager A | Property representative |
They are welcome in the front or back gardens. If you can just keep them on a lead that will be great. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doddington Road, Lincoln, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 509859
Description
The Swan Holme in Lincoln is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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