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Lilburn's

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7 Paikes Street, Alnwick NE66 1HX, England
+44 1665 603444
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Preston, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in early evening, not realising it was Valentine's Day. They squeezed us in and we had a lovely meal. Tuna steak, asparagus and goat's cheese tartlet, chicken balti and lasagne. All very tasty and filling.

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York, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for an evening meal at Lilburns on a cold and windy night. There was no one in the bar/cafe area downstairs (apparently, this is unusual). We went upstairs where we were greeted and shown to our table in the back corner of the small, pleasant and airy room. We had a starter of very crabb-y Craster crab cakes... More 

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Thank JeanMcK
N. E. England
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked for lunch and were pleased we did. The receptionist advised that there was a large party booked in and advised that we should arrive a little early and our order would be taken ahead of them. My Craster crab cakes were a delicious starter as were my partners chilli prawns. Main came as duck breast, pink and perfect... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a late lunch and were made to feel welcome. Service was friendly yet very professional, food was well presented and tasty. We had one of the specials, belly pork, which was tasty and very filling, also the sausage and mash which looked impressive! All at a reasonable cost.

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Thank Jodee48
Northumberland
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145 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in for lunch. I fancied soup but as I can't eat dairy asked and was told 'It contains butter.....but no problem I'll ask the chef." He came out and chatted and cooked me a dairy free broccoli soup from scratch and it was delicious! Thank you Lilburn's it was such a treat.

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Thank boppsey
North East
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282 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge selection on the menu, and it's licensed. Our lunches came quickly and were tasty. Other food coming out looked good too. It's a bit hidden away this place but worth seeking out.

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Thank NorthEastMe999
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went for lunch the staff were very nice and the food was very nice and there was a lot on the menu for it being a lunch the prices were very reasonable which is good for it being in the centre

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Thank _meggan_coleby
uk
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93 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Nice service, food and drinks. Bit hidden off market square but worth finding. Licensed. Good range of food but only had lunch.

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Thank Stoneleigh
Worcester, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Found lilburns by accident. We were starving, clothes shop next door recommended it but said it would be full. It was but they still found room for us. Absolutely delicious food,We saw a plate with the most amazing looking cheese scones go past, just baked, but spoken for. managed too get the last one with my soup and it was... More 

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Thank Janet L
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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1,515 reviews
878 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 538 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We eat lunch here fairly often. It can be very crowded especially in the tourist season but worth the wait if you can get a table. The menu is wide-ranging and vegetarians have a choice. The jacket potatoes with cheese are delicious - the cheese actually tastes like cheese! Prices are very fair for the quality of food. Service is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Paikes Street, Alnwick NE66 1HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 603444

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