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The Carpenters Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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High Street | Fiskerton, Lincoln LN3 4HF, England
+44 1522 751806
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon 18:00 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is OK, it has a huge menu, good solid home made type food, atmosphere is OK, kind of like your nans special back room. The guy serving was quite straight faced, everyone else was friendly. Starters were bizarre, I had the prawn tempura and had 4 prawns for £5.95, not too happy about that, would have been nicer... More 

Thank Adrian B
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in at 5:50 on a Friday night. We hadn't booked as there were only three of us. It was no problem that you couldn't fit us in but it was obvious you didn't even want to try and accommodate us. At this point you had no other customers in to eat as kitchens open at 6. You did... More 

Thank Fibshie
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate evening dinner in the bar here with two dogs, and we were made very welcome. The food was excellent and on Mon-Thurs between 6 and 7.30pm there's a 'beat the clock' deal - the time you order is the price you pay. We ordered at 6.40 so made quite a saving on our main meals! Best veggie nut... More 

1 Thank satnavgirl
Exeter, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

While staying at Rural Roosts a few miles away my wife and I ate here 6 nights out of 7. The staff were very friendly and the service was excellent. Good menu with a good mix of dishes and prices. Can highly recommend to anybody who like good food and a friendly atmosphere.

1 Thank Mike H
Lincoln, UK
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Above average food and very nice restaurant. Need to book in advance. Can highly recommend. Sunday lunch delicious, fresh veg and lots of variety.

Thank emmar0therham
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice little pub and B and B in a lovely quiet rural setting. Only about 3 miles from Lincoln Cathedral and Castle. Well run family establishment. This was our first visit. Will certainly be back. Good home cooked food, great menu choices. Couldn't do enough for us. The only downside is not really wheelchair or mobility wheel friendly.

Thank Bigwoodbessinger
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Visited here with family last Sunday. My mum ordered prawn cocktail for a starter, it was the size of a main meal!!! We then had the Sunday roast I ordered the vegetarian option which was really nice with homemade proper veggie gravy, fresh vegetables cooked perfectly. Mum ordered the chicken in white wine sauce and really enjoyed it. Very good... More 

Thank Nikkkii74
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Another great visit to this fine establishment excellent freshly prepared food with fine choice off cask ales and wine early evening "Beat the Clock" menu is certainly popular and booking is certainly advised with friendly helpful bar staff staff great food friendly helpful dining service this is a must visit a very enjoyable evening was had by all well done... More 

Thank lippy50
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Good food, good service, nicely decorated, nice local pub. Liz the landlady is lovely. Would recommend this pub to others.

Thank Emily C
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Good food nice choice at a reasonable cost, very friendly felt very welcome well worth a visit excellent village pub one of the best. Decoration good and clean.

Thank PipWorcestershire

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Fiskerton, Lincoln LN3 4HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 751806

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