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Serendipity at The Priory

149 Eastgate | The Priory Hotel, Louth LN11 9AJ, England
+44 1507 602930
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (32 reviews)
“lollipops” (7 reviews)
“seven courses” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
149 Eastgate | The Priory Hotel, Louth LN11 9AJ, England
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

This was a return to the priory and we were worried that it would not be as great an experience as our previous visit. The selection was very different but equally creative and delicious. The ethos of this place ensures an amazing experience. The service...More

Thank wartonmj
Asparagoose, Owner at Serendipity at The Priory, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Wow!! Thank you, so glad your second visit lived up to your expectations because what we do is so un cheffy its always a buzz to get such wonderful feedbak, on behalf of all of the team a really heartfelt THANK YOU!!

Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a Lovely tasting menu and evening in the captains room, table for 5. Lots of different foods and flavour combinations keeping it simple yet exciting. Great work from all the staff and attention to detail, both front and back of house. Creating a lovely...More

Thank andrew b
Asparagoose, Owner at Serendipity at The Priory, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hey, great to get your review especially with you been a chef yourself, wow really made not only my day but for the whole team because what we do truly is a team effort, all the best and thank you for your support.

Reviewed 26 February 2018

I recently dined at the Serendipity Restaurant with family and had the 7 course tasting menu. Actually it turned out to be 13 dishes including the apetizers and palate cleansers (maybe more I lost count). Each dish was superb, bursting with flavour, all locally sourced...More

Thank Claire J
Asparagoose, Owner at Serendipity at The Priory, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Claire, a very heart felt thank you for you review and support for the team!

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to go to the taster menu here for ages and it certainly didn’t disappoint. The staff are very engaging and the service and food is second to none. Paul the owner and extremely talented chef, is warm and welcoming and his...More

Thank countcatula
Asparagoose, Owner at Serendipity at The Priory, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Means so much to read these words, glad especially if you'd waited a while because there's always the risk that when people read the amazingly kind reviews we get that they might expect something Michellin stareque when as you have so kindly said we are...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

3rd Time we visited Serendipity and took some fam and friends last night. I absolutely LOVE this place from the waiting staff to the unusual surrounds and of course incredible foods, always catering for my veggie needs ( transitioning vegan ...sorry Paul!!! :) ...) without...More

Thank Meercat49
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Experienced the tasting menu last night for the 5th time and thought it was high time I reviewed this fantastic restaurant. It is advertised as a 7 course menu however we had at least 12 courses and all of them were full of amazing flavour....More

Thank KeiraAtkinson
Reviewed 28 January 2018

I would highly recomend the taster menu with a stay over Paul the owner also cooked the food second to none every dish better than the last lisa and I had a lovely night

Thank David H
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

If there was a 5* plus I would of chose it!! Amazing food, fabulous staff (especially Daniel). There was a large party of diners so we were given a private room for just myself and husband which made the night even more special. Loretta took...More

Thank Carolhall1970
Asparagoose, Owner at Serendipity at The Priory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review!!

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We attended the new years eve meal and celebration with great anticipation given previous reviews. We were also booked in to stay the evening. We arrived early evening and met Paul who was very affable and polite. He explained that there were some staff with...More

5  Thank nickb1975
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely quirky setting. Staff our welcoming and entertaining. It was great experience not knowing what you would be eating and waiting for each course to arrive. Food was well presented and enjoyable. Definitely would return if in the area again

Thank Emma G
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Questions & Answers
Sarah G
24 May 2017|
Response from TeamPriory | Property representative |
Hi Sarah and thanks for your interest, at the moment we are developing a light menu from Sunday - Wednesday and then the tasting menu on Thursday, Fridays and Saturday. WOuld you like me to contact you when its done? All the... More
Sadie R
28 January 2017|
Response from TeamPriory | Property representative |
Hi Sadie, while what we offer is really special it has a very relaxed, kick your shoes off kind of feel so we allow guests to dress as they feel most special and relaxed. This can vary from finery to smart casual but you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$52 - US$52
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Eastgate | The Priory Hotel, Louth LN11 9AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Louth
  • Phone Number: +44 1507 602930
  • E-mail
We are a tiny and quirky restaurant offering a relaxed mystery local tasting experience to twenty guests Monday to Saturday starting at 7 p.m. with canapes and winding down around 10.30 p.m. Our passion is very much in celebrating the ingredients and seasons of Lincolnshire through a humble menu of several small tasting courses in a relaxed,welcoming and definitely unpretentious atmosphere.
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