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Royal William IV

) #67 of 347 Restaurants in Lincoln ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Royal William 4 Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
+44 1522 528159
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Royal William 4 Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
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Reviews (322)
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1 - 10 of 322 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in Lincoln for some quick lunch an a wonder to break up a long journey home. The royal William is in a nice location in the Bradford water front with plenty of tables outside to enjoy the sun. We decided to sit inside where...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

After enjoying a drink outside in the sunshine we decided to eat here. We were not disappointed. I had the fish and chips which was lovely, my fellow diners also all enjoyed their meals.

Thank OverCrew6574
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been in Lincoln for a long time and so have never felt any ambition to visit this venue due to past reputation, but, today is a different and more prosperous era for Lincoln and the precinct of the attractive Brayford pool. Today we...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The burger was truly awful. Inedible. Horrible taste, texture of leather. I'll normally eat any burger but I couldn't eat this one.

Thank slippeddisc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub is warm, cosy and welcoming and a great place to stop for a drink. Staff were friendly and accommodating and we were able to grab a spot by the fire. The Royal William is a refreshing change from the chain restaurants along the...More

Thank pddownunder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal William IV offers something a little different to the chain restaurants that line Brayford Pool. We called in here on what was, initially, a gloriously sunny day. Managing to get an illusive table outside, we placed our order and were able to enjoy...More

Thank JEM_Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I liked the ambience in here, not too busy but not deserted either, the beer was very good and it's in a lovely location.

Thank 1sammi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a beautiful Sunday lunch with my partner.We had the lamb shank and the veggie nut roast.Will definitely be back👍

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We come here semi-regularly, maybe once every month or two for many years. This time the staff were quite rude. It seems that you can no longer just choose a table and sit down - we had to be shown to a table of their...More

Thank Maymummy
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Visited a couple of times whilst we were visiting Lincoln, Brayford Pool and had a very enjoyable drink in a cosy and comfortable atmosphere. Staff were very friendly and efficient. We didn't eat here as had other plans, but the food that came out to...More

Thank The_Cakehole
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Abby W
I read online on a website which lists many pubs that are suitable for taking dogs in. Royal William is listed, but wanted to double check if this is true. Are you allowed your dog inside?
30 October 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from r0yalwilliam | Property representative |
Hi Abby, Yes dogs are allowed in the front seating area of the pub!
Do you allow dogs?
14 November 2015|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Yrneh49 | Reviewed this property |
That's good👌
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal William 4 Brayford Wharf North, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +44 1522 528159
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