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Eating in Lincoln: The Bronze Pig

If you’re staying at The Gables bed and Breakfast in Lincoln, the chances are that you’ll spend a lot of your time exploring this historical city. And you’ll certainly work up quite an appetite. So where can you stop for some much needed food and enjoy a lovely meal?

Why not try The Bronze Pig?

A popular and unique restaurant, The Bronze Pig is open Wednesday evenings to Saturday evenings, and offers a stunning dining experience in the heart of Lincoln.

Run by its passionate owners, Irishman Eamonn and Italian Pompeo, The Bronze Pig takes its name from a shared background of bronze boars in both Italy and Ireland, and the fact that one of Lincoln’s museums contains a small bronze boar statuette.

Fusing English cuisine with an influence of the sophisticated and enticing Italian flavours, there is something on the menu to suit every taste. With prize cuts of pork, tender steaks, sumptuous seafood, and an array of mouthwatering desserts, the most difficult decision you’ll have all night is what to choose from the extensive menu.

The produce used in all the dishes is fresh, and most importantly, locally sourced, showing Eamonn and Pompeo’s dedication to not only providing great food but to also sustaining the local Lincolnshire economy. The passion for good food is all too evident, and that is why the restaurant continues to thrive, with the magic and excitement of fine dining rubbing off on an ever increasing customer base.

The Bronze Pig doesn’t just serve up any normal pub grub; this is high quality cuisine produced by high class chefs. With no fear of trying new things, they manage to combine classic flavours with intriguing and exciting ingredients to form crowd pleasing meals. If you love gourmet food and sampling new tastes, this is the restaurant for you.

With its continually growing reputation, many people have become frequent visitors to the restaurant while the client base continues to grow thanks to word-of-mouth and online recommendations. Indeed, The Bronze Pig is listed as the number one eatery on the tourism review website Tripadvisor, thanks to hundreds of favourable reviews that show just how popular this restaurant has become. After a day of exploration, a fine dining experience at The Bronze Pig is a great way to round off your evening before heading back to your b and b in lincolnshire to recharge the batteries. Remember to book in advance, as it does get very busy.

The service matches the quality of the food, with hand picked staff fully trained in ensuring that your experience is in tune with the relaxed and laid back atmosphere that enrobes the restaurant. Thanks to a cosy and welcoming vibe, The Bronze pig really is a superb place to relax, unwind and enjoy good food in the beautiful city of Lincoln.

With a comfortable night secured in your Lincoln bed and breakfast, you can also head out after your meal to the city’s trendy bars which are in close proximity to the restaurant.

Eating out is a favourite pastime for many travellers, so if you’re thinking of where to dine when staying at The Gables Bed and Breakfast, look no further than The Bronze Pig.


Eating in Lincoln: The Jews House


When staying at The Gables Bed and Breakfast, there’s no shortage of things to see and do. And of course, you’ll probably want to sample some of the cuisine on offer in the city’s restaurants. One of the most popular and successful places to eat is the Jews House; interestingly named due to the once populous Jewish community in the city.


Housed in one of the oldest buildings in Lincoln, an atmospheric and cosy 12th century dwelling, the Jews House is located in the picturesque Cathedral Quarter, in the midst of the towering cathedral and breathtaking castle. Perched invitingly up the famous Steep Hill, you’ll have certainly worked up an appetite by the time you reach the restaurant, and the Jews House will definitely make it worthwhile.


Run by Samantha Tomkins and her dedicated, professional team of staff, the Jews House provides top quality service as well as high class food. Chef Gavin Aitkenhead’s passion for his job is evident in all of the dishes he serves, and he prides himself on using high quality ingredients sourced from the best suppliers.


He artfully prepares a host of stunning dishes, using quality ingredients to please any palette. Salmon, blade of beef, saddle of lamb, and even pigeon have all been known to make an appearance on the menu.


The menus are regularly changed and updated to incorporate the freshest ingredients and most seasonal flavours, meaning that every visit to the Jew’s House brings a new experience. Making your base at a Lincoln bed and breakfast, there is ample opportunity to head out and explore the city, and the Jews House is always a great option to enjoy some high quality food and drink.


And to go with the beautiful food on offer, you can wash it all down with high quality wines sourced from personally visited vineyards.


Open Wednesday to Saturday for lunch (with a dedicated lunch menu) and Tuesday to Saturday for dinner, the Jews House offers a taste of food heaven with its a la carte menu. Also available is the celebrated tasting menu, a veritable feast for the entire party to enjoy. This six course meal provides a stunning way to sample a variety of the dishes prepared by the skillful chef, and is a great way to enjoy a wide range of different tastes, textures and flavours.


Alongside its relaxed atmosphere and polished service, the Jews House is available for private parties. So if your stay in a Lincoln bed and breakfast is brought about by a special occasion, you could consider hiring the Jew’s House for your private dining party.


With its stunning surroundings, the restaurant also provides the ideal setting for a post-dinner stroll. The cathedral and castle look resplendent in both daylight and moonlight, so you can enjoy a steady walk around these architectural masterpieces as your dinner settles.


Whatever the reason for your visit to this city, a meal at the Jews House would certainly be a great way to round off your day, leaving you full ahead of a peaceful night at The Gables Bed and Breakfast in Lincoln.






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