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.

Tea & Coffee Shops

Costa Coffee

There are now more ways than ever to enjoy your favourite Costa coffee. So whether you’re on the go, or simply on your lunch break, you’ll find the coffee and snack you need.

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reeds coffee shop

Reeds Coffee Shop

A warm welcome and a comfortable atmosphere awaits you in this riverside coffee shop, from a full English Breakfast and sandwiches to a varying choice of unusual, luxury cheesecakes.

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Cream serves homemade foods, cakes and drinks,  inspired by continental Europe and made from quality produce, mainly sourced locally and with the environment in mind.

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Cream Cafe
Hemswell Cafe

Hemswell Coffee Shop

Whether it be a quick caffeine boost or a much-needed refuel after looking round the vast antique collections, you will find something to revive you in your hunt for the perfect item.

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