Whipping up exceptional British fare is what the team behind The Stags Head Lincoln does best. Under the helm of chef extraordinaire Neil Johnson, this fresh gastropub is fast becoming the go-to spot for classic yet modern fare that showcases the best of local and seasonal produce – think steaks aged for 35 days in The Stags Head’s own rock salt fridges made specifically for ageing. Yep, we told you it was exceptional. Everything here is handcrafted and as fresh as can be with plenty of choice no matter your preference. Located on Newport, a stone’s throw from the town centre, Cathedral Quarter and the historic Bailgate, reservations ahead of time are recommended to avoid disappointment.
There’s a whole host of options available at The Stags Head in Lincoln. Serving the lucky locals for over 50 years now, this British gastropub on Newport is only going from strength to strength with the addition of Neil Johnson. Hosting events including the Gin Club, Sundown Social happy hour and Friday night cocktail hour, The Stags Head is the ideal town centre venue whether you’re after drinks with pals after work or a full-fledged meal with the whole family.
As for the menu? There’s a few ways you can tackle dining at The Stags Head. If you’re visiting during the day we recommend sharing a ploughman's sharing platter brimming with pork pie, cheese, ham, chutney and ciabatta bread or tuck into the hearty Stags Head burger filled with smoked bacon, tomato, pickles, cheese and salad. In the evening, steak lovers should not go past the 35 day aged cuts we spoke about earlier, or feast on the confit pork belly served with black pudding mash, buttery veggies and an apple and sage gravy. Vegetarians are also more than catered for here and the mushroom, parmesan and spinach linguine is melt-in-your-mouth delicious. Also, if you’re in on a Sunday, the Sunday roast from the carvery simply cannot be missed. So whether it’s for a pint or cocktail, or simply to fill your boots, The Stags Head in Lincoln’s town centre is a must for lovers of quality British food. Book your spot now!
Service, food, ambience all good. This place never fails to impress
Food was delicious, service was excellent, price and ambiance were spot on. They were genuinely interested in our feedback. Can’t wait to return to the Stag’s Head.
Lovely food and great service The waiter was so nice and friendly and we had a great night. Will definitely go back again. I had also gone to the carvery last Sunday and the food quality was again top notch.