Lincoln Indie Takeaways

Everything is in flux as we emerge from lockdown. Local food businesses are working out, from day to day, what services they are able to offer.

Lincoln’s Good Food Businesses are listed below, but current details of services are no longer available here: please contact businesses directly for details.

We welcome your feedback on how helpful you have found Lincoln Indie Takeaways, and what you would like to see from us in future.

Keep eating local, and let’s build back better our local food economy together.

Hot & cold meals:

Weirdough’s Pizza Emporium



Cafe Shanti

Menu on Facebook

Slow Rise Pizza

So Kneady

Menu on facebook page.

Mamma’s Italian Bistro

Caffe Portico

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If you would like us to add your business to this page, please send us your details on this form.

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Arboretum Cafe

Arboretum Cafe

Read more about Arboretum cafe.

Mint Lane Cafe

Re-opening 1st July for hot and cold drinks; hot and cold takeaway meals; frozen foods and ready meals; snacks; groceries.

Main meals from £2. Open Wednesday and Thursdays for breakfast and lunch.

Bailgate Deli

Bailgate Deli

Plant based food and drink. An eclectic menu at decent prices. The deli keeps a wide range of provisions including very good bread, lots of plant milks, spices and other cooking ingredients.

Langtons Cafe at Lincoln Castle

Hot and cold takeaway food, drinks and picnics which can be eaten on the lawns within the castle walls, with a focus on local sourcing and seasonality.

Stokes High Bridge Cafe

Opening time: Tues – Sat 8:00am to 3pm.

Stokes Cafe at the Lawns

Opening times: Weds-Sunday 9am -3pm.

Custom Bakes

Treat boxes containing cake jar/ traybakes and brownie bombs

Garden Tearoom

Find full menu, and order via Facebook.

If your independent food enterprise is open, we’d love you to join us.

Fill in this form to get listed on this page or get in touch for more information.

More Local Food…

Holly’s Garden Kitchen

Fresh and frozen vegetarian ready meals delivered on Thursdays and Fridays.

Vegetarian meals using seasonal and local produce wherever possible plus tasty extras such as granola, hummus and energy balls. Private catering and cakes for all occasions available on request. New menu each Friday via email, Facebook or Instagram.

Veg Out

Plant based recipe boxes and cakes, delivered in and around Lincoln on Sundays; orders via the website by Thursday 4pm.

Fully plant based and also plastic free; locally sourced veg in recipe boxes.

Regular updates on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter

Eden Farms

Organic vegetables, fruit, salad and eggs, delivered via veggie box scheme – please order via their website.

Also at Lincoln Farmers Market.

Boggle Lane Foods

Frozen ready meals from the Lincolnshire Wolds; oils, jams and chutneys; gift hampers.

Browse on the website, email what you’d like, and Nikki will confirm delivery and cost before going ahead. Alternatively call Mon – Sat to order – 01673 828497 (collections by arrangement)

Fig & Flower grazing boxes

Seasonal gourmet grazing boxes – sweet or savoury – packaged in environmentally friendly boxes and gift wrapped in ribbon with fresh flowers, and delivered.


Details available on Facebook

Fresh from the Fields


Free Range Pork

online shop.

Stourton estate venison

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