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Worth the exercise!

A steep hill but a pretty hill and interesting unique shops and coffee stops to browse and try on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
stephaniecr57
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North East England, United Kingdom
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An interesting street full of individual shops

Always worth a walk up to the cathedral. Lots of interesting shops to see on the way and it really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy P
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Stratford City, United Kingdom
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All reviews independent shops cobbled street name suggests lives up to its name lovely shops lots of interesting shops catch your breath what it says on the tin well worth the effort walk up take your time jews house worth the climb half way high street both sides hard work
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A steep hill but a pretty hill and interesting unique shops and coffee stops to browse and try on the way up!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stephaniecr57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always worth a walk up to the cathedral. Lots of interesting shops to see on the way and it really is steep so plenty of time to look in windows on your way past! My favourites are the tea emporium, fudge shop, florist and book...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would advise take your time, we came across some quirky independent shops, the shop selling military instrument panels, after visiting a tea shop and bookstore carved into a cave, went upstairs to the tea and coffees shop and came out with an unusual tea...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank scabbyrsoles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are lots of shops to explore on this journey up the hill. Take your time and enjoy the history.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JenWren_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely shops as you walk up the hill, takes your mind off the walk. The added bonus when you reach the summit it is the beautiful castle and cathedral. The Magna Carta pub was a much deserved stop for food and drinks.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Elizabeth8478
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quaint street in the heart of Lincoln - good for burning off some the calories gained from some of the great restaurants and cafés nearby!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JayBeeLDN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As the name suggests this is a very steep street with lots of lovely independent shops, cafes, galleries etc. Cobbles and steepness would make me very cautious in inclement weather!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 698SuzanneN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view up is better by far than the walk up. This is shown on the faces of people ascending while we descended! There are plenty of shops to stop at ,after the initial assault of the cobble stoned hill. There is a way to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lobster64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My first visit to Lincoln but hopefully not the last. The Steep hill is a very pretty cobblestone steet, with quaint shops and tearooms either side. Not easy to walk down and even more difficult going back up, but I believe there is access by...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jillmatt49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great bars, great cafès great shops. We stayed in Lincoln for a few days and ate here every day, all slightly different, my bar of choice was the Straight and Narrow, at the bottom and best eat was the Brown's Pie Shop near the top.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ronwild
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12 February 2019|
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Response from Englishroyals | Reviewed this property |
It is exceptionally steep and half way you have to cross an old cobbled street.
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4 August 2018|
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Response from Alan F | Reviewed this property |
There are many places where afternoon tea can be found. It's only governed by how you are able to walk ,as steep hill is exactly that ,going down is steep luckily their is a town bus service free to pensioners to assist... More
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