Eat and Drink

Discover food and drink in Gainsborough, with its wide selection of hospitality providers and meals to suit all tastes and budgets!

Food and drink in produced in Lincolnshire is at the very heart and soul of our way of life

Whether it’s a quick bite or a three-course meal, you’ll be sure to find something to your taste. Many of Gainsborough’s independent eateries champion local produce whenever possible, for freshness and reduced food miles.

Weekly markets also take place in the Market Place as well as a regular Farmers and Craft Market on the second Saturday of the month from 9am to 3pm.

Pubs

Lincolnshire Otter

A family-friendly pub in Gainsborough, serving a wide variety of pub classics, world food and fresh pizza from its own pizza kitchen.

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Lincolnshire Otter
The cross keys stow

The Cross Keys Stow – Pub and Restaurant

An award-winning pub and restaurant serving cask ales and high quality, freshly prepared food from our classic bar meal or Specials menu.

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Horse & Jockey

A traditional and friendly public house in the heart of Gainsborough – screening all major sports fixtures on Sky Sports, BT Sports and Freeview.

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Horse & Jockey, Gainsborough
The Trent Port Gainsborough

The Trent Port

This pub offers something for all the family – from slow cooked roasts to bar meal classics. The Trent Port also offers stone baked pizzas and garlic bread from its own freshly-made dough.

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Dambusters Inn

Named after the famous RAF 617 Squadron, the Dambusters Inn is a 1940s-themed pub in the historic village of Scampton, just 20 minutes’ drive from Gainsborough.

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Dambusters Inn

The George at Kirton in Lindsey

The George is a local pub with restaurant food. It creates interesting, freshly-cooked dishes using seasonal ingredients and offers a warm, welcoming atmosphere combined with professional service.

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