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The Lime Tree Restaurant

8 Lapwing Lane | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2WS, England
+44 161 445 1217
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“calves liver” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
“puds” (5 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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8 Lapwing Lane | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2WS, England
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1 - 10 of 496 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We chose The Lime Tree to have lunch prior to our son's graduation and couldn't have chosen better. Service was good and helpful. The menu was very varied and had a two and three course lunch option with about three choices for each course. All...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cracking services and amazing staff do friendly and helpful, highly recommended to anyone looking forward to an enjoined evening meal

Thank Peterphones
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went back to the Lime Tree after several years away and I was very very glad that we did. We started with Scallops and the bread olives and tapenade. The scallops were sensational, the best starter I have ever had. both were very good....More

Thank G7057TUkevinc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Lime tree for an early bird on the way to a show in town , we were In a hurry so they had to move,They were brilliant got the food to the table quickly the service was amazing ,however this didnt Impact...More

Thank Billy100go
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to have lunch during the week and really love the food and the place. If you like strawberries try the deserve at the photo it is delicious .

Thank Mariana E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would have to say all the staff were very attentive, kind and caring to all our needs for my husband birthday dinner. The cocktails we're gorgeous and the food was exceptional. The staff couldn't do enough for us and this is what made our...More

Thank Leala27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love going to the lime tree, it's one of the few places that I clear my plate after all 3 courses. The staff are always very friendly and helpful. I'm gluten and lactose intolerant and when they found out that I couldn't have any...More

Thank sarahjayne88188
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant with my wife, this has been recently refurbished on one side, adding a brand new bar area. Found the staff very helpful and the food to die for! They have a nice selection of local gin.! See you soon!

Thank frankla85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All opted for the beef as main courses, lovely tender rare pieces of meat. Huge Yorkshire, three great roast potatoes and large bowl of vegetables. Grandson enjoyed his sausages and chips. All had different starters - asparagus, heritage tomato salad, kidneys and smoke salad -...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the lime tree for a family birthday Sunday lunch (table of 6) restaurant was quite quiet, we were shown to our table and asked if we wanted drinks. The birthday girl doesn't drink and we asked if they could do a mock tail....More

Thank Stephanie-Jane M
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Response from Skye1012 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure it's between 5.30 and 6.30pm. I know we originally booked for 6pm and then changed our time to 6,30pm because we were worried about getting caught in football traffic.And I seem to remember turning up just in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 63
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Lapwing Lane | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2WS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 445 1217
  • E-mail
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