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) #125 of 347 Restaurants in Lincoln $$ - $$$ American, , British
999 Doddington Road, Lincoln LN6 3SE, England
+44 1522 887722
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible18%
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“bbq ribs” (22 reviews)
“lobster” (26 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:30All hours
American, Bar, British, Diner, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
999 Doddington Road, Lincoln LN6 3SE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As a family we love this place although over the past year the prices have really crept up and portions seem to have gotten smaller. Drinks are overpriced too so we tend to go between 4-6pm (happy hour) Service is generally pretty quick and food...More

Thank dowsey1983
Reviewed 2 days ago

Totally ignored two emails I sent them reference an issue. Gave them plenty of opputunities but was lied to

Thank bigdw64
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walked in without booking while in area well passing through anyway. Got promptly seated and waited then carried on waiting!! Wife popped outside feeling unwell while I carried on waiting. Not busy really plenty of spare seats so not sure why but after 15 minutes...More

Thank jedermangy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Can I just say how truly disappointed my family and I are with the whole experience we had planned to be a fantastic surprise for my daughters 16th booked on the 11/3/2017 at the Lincoln restaurant. For months our daughter has been asking to come...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awful door staff. We were passsing in the middle of the day and stopped at the services and were looking for rest rooms. We wee kindly advised they were not for public use only customers. However a moment later another door staff came out and...More

Thank Pcosullivan
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were so disappointed to discover that our local Liverpool Damons had shut down to become an all-you-can-eat Chinese Buffett (WHY DO THAT?!?!). It was such a great place to go for amazing ribs. It was my birthday yesterday, and for weeks...More

Thank Beverleyx
Reviewed 5 days ago

Called as a treat for our youngest he loves the Ribs as we do. Great attentive service by Charlie made us very welcome and took time to talk to our young son without compromising service for others. Great steak as usual. Love the coleslaw too.

Thank akfxxx
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We always stay at Lincoln on our way to Norfolk for one nite and usually stay at a well known hotel along the road but decided to try Damon's and wow what a gem. We booked a standard double room however if this was standard...More

Thank safcol63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've never understood why people like this place so much it's always so busy. I think the food and the service are both stuck in a time machine, my food was average but the rest of our party was missing some of there dishes ect...

1  Thank Mrs123brooke
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here more times than I can remember over the past 20 years. The ribs here are REALLY good. Tender and fall off the bone - and they taste great. Always come away feeling full but prices have been climbing over the past few...More

Thank Achilles2k
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Questions & Answers
Kay C
25 May 2016|
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Response from Kay C |
Thank a lot. There is a service charge in their new Japanese restaurant though
Brian G
2 March 2016|
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Response from Emily S | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Please allow me to explain that 80% of all menu items are cooked fresh to order in less than 8 minutes. For example, usually the chicken supreme is cooked for 2.5 hours in the oven, We however cook on a 1300... More
john r
15 January 2016|
Response from Moya D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can but that's no guarantee they'll have any record of your having made one. See my review for details.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Doddington Road, Lincoln LN6 3SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 887722
  • E-mail
All the restaurants have fully trained General Managers, Assistant General Managers, General Kitchen Managers, Duty Managers and Supervisors. All our managers started as juniors and through their hard work and commitment, have been promoted to their current positions. Damons is acclaimed for our ability to serve the finest menu selections including American style breakfast, superior quality ribs, chicken, prawns, steak and our unique loaf of onion rings. We pride ourselves on being a family friendly restaurant and have a large variety menu for children up to 12 years of age. We also cater for any parties no matter how big or if there are just 2 of you, you will all receive the same warm welcome. With many fantastic offers such as the birthday promotion, kids eat free, half price cocktails and special combo meals, and over 60's discount there is always something for everyone.
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