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Pubs with Play Areas in Lincolnshire

Pubs with Play Areas in Lincolnshire

Heading to a nice family friendly pub for a meal out is such a treat, but a pub with a play area and garden is a real added bonus! During the warmer summer months, being able to head to a pub with an outdoor space where children can run around and play while parents can sit back, watch and relax is a real godsend.

There are some lovely pubs around Lincolnshire, many located near beautiful walking spots or places to visit. If you’re looking for somewhere to visit for a family meal, why not head to one with a play area and outdoor space where the kids can be entertained and you can enjoy some time to sit and relax.

We have rounded up a list of family friendly Lincolnshire pubs which have a play area and beer garden for you to enjoy with the kids.

The Coach and Horses, Hemingby

Hemingby, Horncastle. LN9 5QF

The Coach & Horses is a traditional village pub situated about 3.5 miles outside Horncastle, on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

There are a range of bar meals from sandwiches to steaks, many dishes home-made, including vegetarian options and children’s meals. The beer garden has a wooden play frame for children to enjoy and there is a range of seating available.

Booking: 01507 578280


The Kings Head Tealby

The Kings Head, 11 Kingsway, Tealby, Market Rasen. LN8 3YA

The Kings Head of Tealby is a beautiful destination gastropub in a quiet country village. Although the pub looks quaint and rustic from the outside, the interior is modern and stylish.

You can view the current menu here.

In the summer time, the pretty outdoor beer garden comes alive as a venue for alfresco dining. The pub is located in a pretty village setting with some great family friendly walks in the area.

Toilet facilities: Disabled & baby changing facilities available.

Opening Hours: Sun - Mon 12:00 - 20:00 | Tue - Sat 11:00 - 23:00 (please check website for food serving times).

Booking: Call 01673 838347 to book.

Website - Facebook

The Stone Arms, Skellingthorpe

High Street, Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, LN6 5TS

The Stone Arms pub is a family friendly pub situated in the village of Skellingthorpe, Lincoln. It is close to the Skellingthorpe Old Wood, which is part of the Sherwood Forest. It is a great spot for family friendly walks. We have a beer garden with a lovely wooden play area (please note the children's activity centre is temporarily closed due to Covid restrictions) and outdoor seating, and we are dog friendly. There are a range of meals and light bites available on our menu, which can be found on our Facebook Page.

Opening Hours: Mon - Tue: Closed | Wed - Thu: 16:00 - 21:00 | Fri - Sun: 12:00 - 21:00

Booking: 01522 682589

Website - Facebook

The Woodcocks, Lincoln

Saxilby Road, Lincoln, LN1 2BE

Situated in the picturesque Burton Waters Marina, The Woodcocks is a great place to head to for a family meal. The beautiful marina is visible from the pub, and the beautiful beer garden means you can enjoy the fantastic views while the kids play on the great outdoor play area. There is also a kids menu available which you can find here.


The Lincolnshire Poacher

Bunkers Hill, Lincoln, LN2 4QT

The Lincolnshire Poacher is located a couple of miles from Lincoln city centre. It is also a short drive from the popular family attraction of Woodside Wildlife Park. If you’re meeting up with people and need to find a child-friendly pub, The Lincolnshire Poacher has a great outdoor space with play area. You can find details of their carvery options and menus here.

We hope this has given you some ideas for lovely local pubs to visit with family and friends for a meal or drinks in the sunshine this summer, and where kids can run about and play!

Head over to our parks and walks section on the website to see if there's a local family friendly walk to enjoy near one of these pubs.

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