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Pimento Tearooms

27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
+44 1522 544880
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“welsh rarebit” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (37 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe is located about halfway up (or down) Steep Hill. We called in and were disappointed to find that they only did "real coffee" not latte, cappuccinos or flat whites etc. We both had tea which was okay. Also something to note is that...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My auntie suggested this cafe knowing my husband and I were vegetarian for the past 3 months and I am so pleased we did I ordered the squash red onion and cranberry tagine and it was so tasty I ate it all , my auntie...More

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite dismayed by some reviews for this wonderful cafe, always a favourite in the cathedral quarter. Food has always been tasty and substantial, service excellent and always busy and friendly. Very quirky with a varied menu and tea and cake to die for. What more...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I think vegetarian cafes are great, and not just for non meat eaters. Because they think about the food they serve, they put more care in, and you get more taste out. With that expectation Pimento was a tad disappointing. The decor is somewhat in...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Really nice visit here as a little pit stop. Stunning scones and chocolate cake. Really enjoyed it. Building was stunning too, we had a lovely seat in the window on the second floor

Thank tracieo
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Don’t order the egg salad unless you are very fond of mayonnaise and not fussed about the egg. Also, we booked a table and they forgot, the gluten free bread was packet sliced and when we mentioned the egg, the lady looked annoyed. All very...More

Thank Tanya G
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely bit of grub. Really fresh food, full of flavour which looks enticing on the plate. Fast service, in a great old building full of character.

Thank Tommy R
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Rather curt waitress informed us that you can't have a latte as it's all real freshly roast coffee. Clearly doesn't understand the concept of warming and frothing milk. It was nice coffee (served with lots of warm milk) and good value. On a cold day...More

Thank SausagePudding
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Lots of choices for your coffee. If you order a cafetière you get enough for two full cups of piping fresh hot coffee. Can recommend the blueberry and lemon cake. My husband had the fruit cake packed full of fruit. Nice touch to be able...More

Thank Englishroyals
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Arrived about 3.45 pm. Lots of tidying up going on in kitchen area. Two lots of people approached kitchen as no one was taking orders. We were all told to sit and a waitress would come. More tidying of kitchen going on.After a long wait...More

Thank foodygirl2
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22 April 2017|
Response from wardms | Reviewed this property |
This is probably a useless answer as you asked it yesterday so probably wanted it for then, but 10-5 everyday is their opening hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Steep Hill | 27 Steep Hill, LN2 1LU, Lincoln LN2 1LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 544880
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