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Candlesticks Hotel & Restaurant

1 Church Lane, Stamford PE9 2JU, England
+44 1780 764033
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (14 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
British, Portuguese, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
1 Church Lane, Stamford PE9 2JU, England
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have just eaten along with 3 others, didn't book so just walked in on the off chance. Our greeting was slow but the welcoming was warming. The menu presented was for all our tastes so we decided to stay. 3 courses and coffee for...More

Thank Mel S
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I spent the weekend up in Stamford and for me it was my first time up there and what an experience I had. The service was just amazing along with the atmosphere. Come the evening we sat down for our dinner and...More

Thank Louis K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

From the moment of being greeted by Nelio to leaving the next morning after a wonderfully cooked breakfast, nothing could of been better. I have been visiting Candlesticks on and off for over 30 years. The Portuguese family that own the restaurant have been there...More

2  Thank DCM-lincs
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We have used the candlesticks for over 30 years, and it is still a place we keep for a special treat! The silver service is a nice touch and the quality of service and food are always very good, and Nellio is a polite and...More

1  Thank glennwilloughby58
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of spending 10 nights using two rooms. All booked by work. Apparently the food is supposed to be amazing however we never got the chance to eat as the opening hours are really bizzare. The hotel is only open between noon...More

Thank stephen f
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a brilliantly quirky restaurant.The staff are great and the food will remind you of the 1970's. The wine list is exceptional and service very good!

Thank noorzaman r
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

It always has been excellent and this visit has not changed. Comfortable, friendly service and, most important of all, the very best of food and wine. Can't recommend a visit too highly.

Thank johnlister500
Reviewed 24 October 2016

People come to Stamford because it is an historical town. It therefore seemed appropriate that with guests coming to stay with us for the weekend, we should take them somewhere appropriately Stamfordian. Candlesticks has been run by the same family for over 40 years -...More

1  Thank Stamford_Trencherman
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Excellent position for exploring historic Stamford with free parking. Proprietor Nelio could not do enough for us very friendly very knowledgeable . Yes the rooms are a bit dated and the showers are iffy but Nelio makes up for all of that .hope to return...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Nello the owner was very friendly but we spent the first evening believing the shower wasn't working. When he did show us how to get it functioning, it was impossible to control the temperature so difficult to shower. One of the basic things you need...More

1  Thank Tracy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 32
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Church Lane, Stamford PE9 2JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 764033
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  • This restaurant is at Candlesticks
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