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Mama Liz's Soul Food Shack

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9A North Street, Stamford PE9 1EL, England
+44 1780 765888
16:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 00:00
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Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
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102 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of four went on Sunday evening hoping for Jambalaya or steak and unfortunately they were out of both. Our second choices turned out to be very tasty, pork, chili and chicken fajitas. The pitcher of margaritas was enough for two drinks for each of us. The desserts were overpriced and disappointing so find another place to end your... More 

Thank BRDchelseafans
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a musician travelling to many clubs in Britain it was a real pleasure to come to Mama Liz's and find not only a terrific venue downstairs in the Voodoo Lounge, but also a restaurant upstairs serving really tasty food. When I said I was vegan I was told it was no problem and was served a delicious totally vegan... More 

Thank Teev21
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently attended their first quiz night. Unfortunately for us, we were the only team there. However we split up into two teams of two and played anyway, which was brilliantly accommodating of the staff and quiz master! We had the Jambalaya and Gumbo, which we're both excellent meals. The staff were super friendly and I'd say the pricing was more... More 

Thank Adam B
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265 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Large, raw, late night drinking venue. The place in Stamford you're most likely to hang with the hipster crowd. Best in the summer when the terrace, and everywhere else for that matter, is packed. They used to have comedy nights down in the basement which were superb. Food is bit hit or miss but not surprising as this venue tries... More 

Thank KnownTravelWriter
MamaLizs, Manager at Mama Liz's Soul Food Shack, responded to this review

Hello Thanks for your review. Re the comedy night, we would just point out that we still do that, and since winning the Midlands Best Comedy Club award in a public vote in 2016 we have had to up it to twice monthly due to demand and the standard of comics we enjoy. It, and details of all our upcoming... More 

Grantham, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great place to meet, eat and listen to the music. Various rooms with different functions - bar, restaurant and Voodoo lounge with live music. Great menu if you you are into Deep South food, with other specialities, all fairly priced. Good selection of beers, wines and cocktails. Helpful, polite staff. Atmospheric venue in an old ?warehouse with outside seating. Council... More 

Thank PIPPIN11
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Love the alternative feel of the place (important in conservative Stamford), very tasty food and great range of drinks.

Thank Ritchie G
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It started off well enough with a lovely room upstairs for the cocktail demonstration, but steadily went downhill. The bartender lost control a bit telling one of our party who was a bit too enthusiastic pouring her shots to " poison yourself on that stuff if you like " , then serving a Pernod drink to one of the girls... More 

Thank cazstilton
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Beer and a buger+fries £10 even. Really enjoyed the environment, lots of beer selection. Solid menu, outdoor seating which is nice depending on the season of course. Also dance floor downstairs for weekends.

Thank Evan H
Boston, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Been here several times to listen to a Folk group. Great music & a very pleasant environment. Good, filling food and helpful staff.

Thank Bizzielizzie13
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

A unusual building with a wonderful two tier outside area. Beautiful in the summer evenings. Inside are three floors with bars, restaurant and music lounge. A fun place to eat and drink. Something very different to the rest of the bars/restaurants in Stamford. Food was really lovely. All "soul food" and really tasty.

Thank Mo A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$34
Bar, Steakhouse, Caribbean, Cajun & Creole, Jamaican
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9A North Street, Stamford PE9 1EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 765888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?