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The Barge on the Brayford - CLOSED

Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
+44 1522 511448
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
1 Mar 2017
“Wedding reception”
1 Mar 2017
“The Barge has closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Spanish, Pub
$$ - $$$
Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
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1 - 10 of 547 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had our wedding reception on the barge only a small one but it was really good . Recommend to anyone good food vast choice

Thank Rich03120
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Sadly, The Barge on Brayford Restaurant has closed due to the owner's personal circumstances. We and I am sure many others will miss it and Captain Katherine's warm welcome. If anyone wants a ready made popular restaurant on Lincoln's trendy Brayford Pool and University area...More

2  Thank Ian E
Reviewed 2 February 2017

According to a recorded phone message the Barge has ceased trading with immediate effect. Don't know when this happened but rang yesterday and got the message. This is apparently due to the Captains ill health. Sad day it was a good fish venue in the...More

Thank chefathon
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Booked for a party of 10 via email which was confirmed. Turned up this evening to celebrate my birthday and it was closed. Rang the telephone number, recorded message informing that they were closed and ceased trading. I understand that it is due to ill...More

5  Thank Heat2013
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Got recommended here by a friend it wasn't that good went in for lunch had fish and chips and a bottle off wine my and my girl the chips were dry and the fish was ok nothing special.felt like we were interrupting the staff by...More

Thank Aaron W
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Our first visit this evening and what a find. The staff were very attentive. The food was excellent and given they were very busy due to the Christmas market the service was great.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Couldn't fault either the service or the food. The atmosphere was great, staff were helpful and attentive. The menu was varied and offered something for everyone. Highly recommended.

Thank millerkeith
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went to The Barge last night this being our second time and it was once again faultless! Potato skins and spicy tomato soup to start and we have never had food served so hot in a restaurant! Both went for the fillet steak and it...More

Thank Chris212349
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Me my husband and some friends came to the barge for a birthday dinner. The food was delicious and the staff attentive. We even got complimentary bubbly with out birthday cake. Very nice :-)

Thank Shona A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped for dinner, myself and my wife. Food was good, service friendly and it was fairly inexpensive. Not sure if I would want an evening meal tho, the prices looked like they could get expensive! Overall good, however there are other places which are just...More

Thank Lee H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 4 - USD 66
Bar, Spanish, Pub
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 511448
  • E-mail
The Barge on the Brayford open all day, every day for meals or just a drink. Two floating barges in the heart of the city serving continental cuisine, fish, steak shellfish, chicken and vegetarian. BBQ, paella sangria and Pimms parties during summer months (weather permitting). Traditional Sunday lunches, wedding receptions, graduation, christenings, Christmas parties and private functions.
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