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252 High Street, Lincoln LN2 1HW, England
+44 1522 540322
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
252 High Street, Lincoln LN2 1HW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really good lunch and good old fashioned service. A bit of a one man show but a good show indeed. Classic food nicely presented. I think in these times of "ping food" to find a traditional restaurant serving food prepared by a trained chef at...More

Thank efcee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Crust is one of those almost mythical, legendary places - we'd always known it was there, but we had never seen anyone come in or out. We'd never heard of anyone having ever stepped through those doors and actually eaten there. For well over a...More

Thank 996Chrissy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was fantastic the food was amazing. The price and quality was fantastic we had the set menu and opinions were great! Can tell how much he loves cooking and the passion comes across in it! Service of the waiter was great so friendly obviously...More

Thank hannahkenward
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yet another excellent meal at Crust. Have been going for years and have never been disappointed. Food cooked to perfection and tasted superb. Looked after by Vic and Oliver as attentively as ever, nothing too much trouble.

Thank harrisonjanice
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We've been before and, all being well, we'll come again. Patron , Victor, works single-handedly at lunchtime but still produces that longed-for experience of feeling special. All the food ic cooked from fresh and what a delight it is. Smoked mackerel is such a tasty...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Although the menu has many fishes from around the world, we enjoyed the good old British dishes! The hot bread rolls were a real treat too. There is a flight of steps to the first floor restaurant, but the decor once one has arrived is...More

Thank Davidthecoach
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The setting is a very kitsch Maltese room. The meals are always delicious with good portions and prices..

Thank ladyshipfi
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Something different from boring, standard chain restaurants! Run by the same person for over 20 years. Homemade, delicious food. Great selection of meats and fish.

1  Thank Izabela J
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Very good service! This is my second time here and it never disappoints me. The food (a three course lunch meal), the price and the service from the Patron Chef Victor were among the best one can get. The interior decor is so homely it...More

2  Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Again one of the many lovely meals homecooked by a true professional and simply a great chef! Thank you, Victor! I've been coming here for over 10 years. This cosy little restaurant is a gem! The atmosphere is relaxing, the food and the staff are...More

Thank Olga H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 High Street, Lincoln LN2 1HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 540322
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