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Jews House Restaurant

15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
+44 1522 524851
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turbot” (20 reviews)
“sea trout” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (23 reviews)
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French, Spanish, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Completely professional with a thoughtful and imaginative chef. Virtually flawless ( my guest had salmon for a first course and he thought everything on hs plate was flavoursome except the salmon which was bland. ) I strongly recommend this restaurant. Make sure to book one...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pleasant environment. Excellent service. Fabulous food. The tasting menu is well designed and well executed. A really pleasant evening.

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small intimate restaurant in the historic centre of Lincoln. The service was good and the meal was well paced with just the right amount of time between courses. The food was well presented and well cooked. Our only criticism would be that...More

Thank chickens123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended to us by a friend and wow was it worth a visit. Delicious food, fabulous wine and great service. I cannot recommend this restaurant highly enough.

Thank 737Woody
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pre booked the tasting menu and it was fabulous. Every single course had excellence in flavour written all over it. It hit every taste bud and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Wine menu was a good choice and not overly expensive for the location of the...More

Thank cazlilly
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We visited The Jews House for my husbands special birthday, it was beautiful and a perfect for our special occasion. The service by Samantha was second to none - perfectly attentive with excellent knowledge and advice on the impressive wine selection. The food was beautiful...More

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We were visiting family in Lincolnshire to celebrate two birthdays and a visit by family from the USA. We had been before a few years ago, so we expected a special evening. We were not disappointed. Without criticising any of the other excellent restaurants in...More

Thank cmasb
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had spotted this restaurant on TripAdvisor and decided to try during an overnight visit to Lincoln, more than lived up to expectations, a warm welcome, food cooked to perfection, a perfect meal.

Thank Y5489KVdavidl
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We were running late due to Lincoln being really busy but not a problem. Excellent lunch. Good value for money. We all had different starters, all very tasty. Main was beef cooked to perfection. Would go out of my way to try dinner.

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 22 September 2017

A great restaurant which does perfect justice to its iconic and historic location . The young couple who run this MUST VISIT place have got everything sorted down to the last detail . A manageable but very well curated wine list paired with some amazing...More

Thank damianconway1
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Questions & Answers
2 December 2016|
Response from Jewshouse | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we are are not open on Christmas or Boxing day. Please feel free to contact me on 01522 524851 if you would like to make a booking. kind regards The Jews House Team
13 October 2016|
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Response from Jewshouse | Property representative |
We do ask for credit card details for our cancellation policy. These are securely kept with a third party called Stripe and will only be used for cancellation penalties. Any cancellations or reduction in numbers with less... More
7 April 2016|
Response from Jewshouse | Property representative |
Good afternoon, It is not a problem at all. We do cater for most dietary requirements. When you book, please mention that you are a vegetarian. Kind regards Samantha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$73
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 21:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 524851
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Housed in one of the oldest buildings in the beautiful and historic city of Lincoln, with food from award winning Chef Gavin Aitkenhead and exceptional service from Samantha Tomkins and her team, The Jews House Restaurant offers the finest food served by the friendliest staff in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. Here at the Jews’ House our aim is quite simple: To give you an experience you remember for its remarkable flavours and polished, attentive service. Gavin’s food, Samantha’s service – the Jews House
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