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46-48 Whitefriargate, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 2HP, England
+44 1482 327604
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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46-48 Whitefriargate, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 2HP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been before and decided to go for lunch as it’s been a while. If you want top quality fresh food that’s cooked to perfection then this is the place. The service was friendly and fast and the food was fantastic. Cannot fault anything...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away down Whitefriargate on the first floor is the Lantern. Unless you knew it was there you'd walk past it thinking it was closed and out of business. It is very much alive and kicking and it may just become one of my favourite...More

Thank Neil631158
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lantern is a family run restaurant and we have had many lovely meals there in the past. Unfortunately, the front of house has become very unhappy in her job and everything seemed like too much hard work for her. We tried to make conversation...More

3  Thank john20796
Reviewed 11 January 2018

The best steak in Hull, in my opinion, with Greek salad and chips a must. We have been going to this restaurant for the last 30 years, the food is consistently excellent and the service always fantastic. If you are going for a modern trendy...More

Thank jill k
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Restaurant has been on this site since the early 60s and is still going strong with the original family and chef. Amazing fresh food and the best steaks for miles around. Its been here for a reason. Do yourself a favour and go !!

Thank helen ramshaw
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Not too much choice, but everything is made to order. So i can understand that the service is slow. A bit difficult to find though and a bit weird. We were sat in a longe area with other people and the waitress took our orders...More

Thank miathecat24
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a gem! Yes it's decorated in a traditional 1970's feel but the level of service and quality of the food is amazing. Arriving we seated in the bar area and perused the menu. Ordering a bottle of Chablis Grand Cru at a...More

Thank Hullguy1971
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Working in Hull, we decided we needed a change from pub grub and one night we stumbled upon a sign which looked quite retro displaying the lantern. After looking at the entrance quite closely we discovered a menu in a frame outside of the doorway....More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a resturant of principles class and old school ambience! Food is excellent service was second to non! Made very welcome! Last time i visited here was 20+ yrs ago and i was,nt dissapointed this time round the Stroganoff is to die for! LOVED...More

Thank Doz2013
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We took some friends, who havent been to the Lantern for over 15 years, for a last minute meal. Starters eaten consisted of garlic mushrooms, friend witch and taramasalata that were very good indeed. Main course consisted of 4 fillet steaks, the size of door...More

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27 April 2017|
Response from 268ORGANIC | Property representative |
Hi, yes of course that's fine. See you next week
julia b
5 February 2017|
Response from 268ORGANIC | Property representative |
Good afternoon Julia. Thank you for your enquiry. Could you give us a call on 01482 327604 regarding the booking please. The number you have given is not recognised. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:00
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-48 Whitefriargate, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 2HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Kingston-upon-Hull
  • Phone Number: +44 1482 327604
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