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The Swan Holme

Doddington Road, Lincoln, LN6 3RX +44 1522397820

((((* British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30

Great service

Neil Owen 27 September 2016
from Lincoln

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Enveloped in a lush corner of the Lincolnshire countryside, near to the beautiful Swanholme Lakes, The Swan Holme offers traditional British pub cuisine in a charming cottage-style inn. With an al fresco garden for summer dining, a cosy hearth-fire, and plush, comfortable furniture, The Swan Holme is a luxurious country retreat.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Swan Holme menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Swan Holme ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

The Swan Holme is just a 15-minute walk from Hykeham Train Station, or 10 minutes into central Lincoln.

The Swan Holme

Doddington Road, Lincoln, LN6 3RX

Contact +44 1522509859
Reservations +44 1522397820

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Customer reviews for The Swan Holme

4.0 ((((* (based on 38 reviews)
81% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (27)
  • lunch (23)
  • value (14)
  • child friendly (11)
  • romantic (11)
  • private dining (10)
  • business (9)
  • views (9)
  • al fresco (7)
  • large parties (7)
  • trendy (5)
  • afternoon tea (2)
  • entertainment (2)
  • breakfast (1)
  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    Brilliant place.
    Staff extremely friendly, and were very obviously happy to be there and very happy to give the best service possible.

    Food was simple awesome, including probably the finest Cheesecake anywhere, it was the best by far that I'd had in 17 years.

    I would highly recommend this retaurant

  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    Food was delicious, great ambience and friendly service.

  • ((((* by from Lincoln

    Enjoyed the visit as usual but this time I had 2 vegetarians with me and they weren't too impressed with the limited choice of main course. Desserts good. The attention given to us by the serving staff was excellent and this should be related to them by the management. Young people don't get enough credit these days.

  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    Great service

  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    This the first time I had returned for five months.
    Since then the food has greatly improved in presentation and flavours.
    I had the Prawn and lobster stater, this was a good portion size and tasted excellent. My friends had the pate and crorrettes. Both dishes equally visual appealing and full of flavour.
    All three dishes also had excellent textures of all food and everything was fresh and crisp.
    Two of us had the fish and chips, excellent. Crisps foully and crispy, mushy peas piping hot and yummy. Fish perfect, white flesh perfectly cooked and crispy batter. Tartare sauce was equally lovely.
    One of our number had the Ham Hock, he words such as gorgeous and wow! These wording from him is very impressive. Our fourth and final member had the hunters chicken. Again a very enjoyable meal.
    All in all a very enjoyable experience.
    Staff were fantastic!!

  • ((((* by from Lincoln

    Fantastic food and service. Fantastic menu to choose from although some items on the menu were unavailable, however the duty manager was fantastic at accommodating alternatives . Bonus is we also ended up taking part in the quiz night which was great fun. Enjoyed it so much we have booked again for the 9th August.

  • ((*** by from Lincoln

    Very limited menu. Food overcooked and over priced.

  • ((*** by from Lincoln

    Although they were very accommodating as due to traffic problems we were very late, the meal itself was very disappointing with my husbands beef being un-eatable, plus we were seated in a little corner being very squashed in. unfortunately I cannot recommend this venue to others.

  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    Great meal

  • ((((( by from Lincoln

    Very busy Friday. Food arrived good and hot. Very tasty
    no hassle to hurry

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