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The Strait and Narrow

Open Now: 12:00 - 02:00
Open today: 12:00 - 02:00
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Worth a visit

Love the layout of this pub, makes it feel intimate and homely. Great choice of beer, and well... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rotherham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great beer and atmosphere

Great range of beer, served in a wide selection of glasses to suit all tastes. A really positive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lincoln, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cocktail menu”(11 reviews)
“belgian beers”(6 reviews)
“amazing bar”(4 reviews)
ABOUT The Strait and Narrow opened in 2012 with the goal of putting exactly the right drink in the hand of the customer, whatever they wanted. We sell 130+ bottles of beer from all over the world, lots of continental draught, real ale, a...more
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29-31 The Strait, Lincoln LN2 1JD, England
+44 1522 589598
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love the layout of this pub, makes it feel intimate and homely. Great choice of beer, and well worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank debkat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pub is great and the beer is amazing! That is until you go to the toilet!!! The toilets have no locks! Makes you think what type of clients attend this place. When the staff were asked, apparently this is standard! What type of pub...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jonathn J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great range of beer, served in a wide selection of glasses to suit all tastes. A really positive vibe in the establishment, I always look forward to returning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G1321CXstevew
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We visited the Strait and Narrow on a Monday night. It has a good atmosphere and the staff were friendly and attentive. The cocktail menu is vast! I had pina coladas which were delicious! The bar tender checked that we were happy with our drinks....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wanderer31639923376
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Amazing bar ... No matter what you like to drink this place has your back. I leave my drinks in the hands of the experts behind the bar and never have they got it wrong...If they make it up on the spot and they don't...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rickbainO625ZQ
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Heard about this place from friends so decided to go and try a few cocktails. Looks small on the outside but larger inside. Cosy looking with polite bar staff. Lots of cocktails on offer, however took a long time to make them. Wasnt impressed with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hollebrock
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Great location on Steep Hill. Great selection of beers - too many for one night :-) Love the blue dreads on the barmaid :-)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Had high expectations, but left very disappointed. We love Belgian beers and having tried many on the list in other bars, my husband opted for a Gulden Draak at £7.95 a bottle. I expect a city centre bar with so much variety to be expensive,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank melz78
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

A look to the top shelf tells you all you need to know if your in the mood for a cocktail! Decent real ales and staff wh9 know their stuff!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank thorpius
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

In lincoln with the good lady wife celebrating our 24th wedding anniversary. In the afternoon we called into the straight and narrow. A charming bar that sells amazing beers and makes even better cocktails. Now I'm not a big fan of cocktails to I had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin C
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30 January 2018|
Response from Kamil L | Reviewed this property |
They don't serve food.
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Response from GeneralManagerA351 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure but I don't think they will.