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Pimento Tearooms

27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
+44 1522 544880
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (49 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (13 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit to Lincoln for 9 years. Found this place by accident, but I'll find it next time by design. Lovely old place, near the Cathedral, friendly staff and wonderful 'China Moon' Earl Grey tea. Recommended.

Thank TheDeacon1323
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just had lunch at this café. I was so impressed that I decided to write a review immediately. The café has a lovely, calm and comfortable interior. The staff are friendly and very on the ball. Lots of choice for light or more...More

Thank paulinet20172017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took mum for lunch as I had always enjoyed the food there over the last 10 years. I used to love the variety of cheeses on toast and the exciting salads. We had Welsh rarebit and quiche this time. The Welsh rarebit was pretty tasteless...More

Thank Wanderer61393
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a bite to eat having done zero research on tea rooms in Lincoln. What a gem!, really tasty toasted sandwiches and an excellent choice of drinks. Can recommend the Stilton & Plum chutney toasty. Friendly staff and pleasant surroundings well worth a...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really liked the atmosphere and food! The menu is incredible and gives so much choice for vegetarians, vegans and coeliacs. The service was pleasant, polite and quick, the food was lovely and really filling. It's a little more expensive than other tea rooms in...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting Lincoln Steam Punk Weekend for the day and stumbled on this place by chance. Big bonus for me Gluten Free options and Vegetarian! Had a wonderful sweet-potato and cashew curry. Came back later for a Gluten free chocolate cheese cake with a ginger beer....More

Thank Doctor K
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to call in for lunch, based on great sounding menu board, displayed outside. Didn't realise it was just a vegetarian restaurant as we're both meat eaters, but loved the choices on offer. Service was good and the food was fantastic, very tasty indeed. Would...More

Thank Dani S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Ideally situated almost at the top of Steep Hill this is a vegetarian tearoom which offers a good selection of cakes and light meals. Today I was tempted by the special which was a Sri Lankan sweet potato curry and whilst the aroma on arrival...More

Thank regora186336
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My favourite place for lunch always popping back in for tea and cake. I love their welsh rarebit. They alway have a great selection of gluten free cakes its so great to have a choice My favourite is to sit downstairs in the window .....but...More

Thank anuladep
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed going to Pimento Tearooms on numerous occasions over the years that it has been open and welcome the fact that this is a vegetarian/vegan establishment. The food has always been well presented, healthy and considerately priced. Unfortunately because of our visit yesterday...More

Thank Marvin C
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22 April 2017|
Response from wardms | Reviewed this property |
This is probably a useless answer as you asked it yesterday so probably wanted it for then, but 10-5 everyday is their opening hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 544880
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