Pennells Garden Centre, Lincoln

Just 10 of the many Reasons to shop with us

  • 5 year Hardy Plant Guarantee
  • Knowledgeable staff with years of experience
  • Free parking (disabled parking available)
  • Award winning Restaurant and Garden Centre
  • Fresh plants grown on our own nursery
  • Wheelchair accessible*
  • Delivery Service to the local area – for more information click HERE
  • Carry to car service
  • Approx 92% recycling on waste products
  • Wide range of choice over many departments

*Ramps at the entrance and exit, spacious pathways inside and disabled toilet is wheelchair accessible

  • Delivery Service – see details below

We’ve been garden experts since 1780!

Please note that we only allow Assistance Dogs in the centres

The Gardeners Restaurant

The Restaurant is now open

The Gardeners Restaurant is a 420 seat modern purpose built building with a spacious floorplan and tables that are mostly easily accessible for wheelchair users. The Restaurant features a theatre cooking area to watch the food being prepared right in front of you.

As an award winning restaurant it has an excellent reputation for providing our customers with home made food at excellent prices.

The Restaurant also achieved the maximum 5 stars in Business Hygiene from North Kesteven District Council. There are 2 different hot meals each day with a roast Wednesdays and Sunday as well as many other lighter snacks such as Panini’s, jacket potatoes soup etc.

Restaurant Opening Hours

Mon – Sat 9.00am to 4.45pm
Sun 10.30am to 4.15pm

Afternoon Teas

Our standard Afternoon Tea costs £27.99 for two people. The tea consists of a choice of two sandwich fillings, hand cooked crisps ,mini sponge cakes, chocolate eclairs, macaroons and meringue nests filled with fresh cream and fruit, homemade sultana scones, Jam, clotted cream with fresh strawberries and a pot of tea.

We also do a Gardeners Afternoon tea for two for £37.99 which consists of a choice of two sandwich fillings, hand cooked crisps ,mini sponge cakes, chocolate eclairs, macaroons and meringue nests filled with fresh cream and fruit, homemade sultana scones, Jam, clotted cream with fresh strawberries and a pot of tea. but also includes Lincolnshire pork pie, sausage roll, plum bread with pickle and Lincolnshire Poacher Cheese

We do ask for payment of Afternoon Teas on arrival

Sandwich fillings available are:
Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese
Tuna Mayo and Cucumber
Grated cheese and red onion chutney
Ham and English mustard
Roast Beef and Horseradish sauce
Egg Mayo and Cress
Coronation Chicken
Roast Turkey and Cranberry Sauce

Vegetarian fillings for Afternoon Teas are
Egg Mayo with Cress
Cheddar Cheese with Red Onion chutney
Cheddar Cheese with tomato or onion
Mixed salad with coleslaw

Vegetarian fillings for Afternoon Teas are
Vegan cheese with either red onion chutney, tomato or onion
Mixed salad with vegan coleslaw
Cucumber and vegan sliced cheese

Afternoon Teas are served Monday to Saturday 2.30pm to 4.00pm & Sunday 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Advance booking is required, please phone 01522 880033 and select restaurant to book your afternoon tea.

Download the Lincoln Main Menu CLICK HERE

Food Hall

The Food Hall at the Lincoln Centre stocks wide range of quality foods

  • Freshly baked breads
  • Wines and Spirits
  • Local beers
  • Frozen foods

In the Food Hall you will also find the Award Winning G Simpsons Butchers

Top Brand Concessions

At Lincoln to compliment the Garden Centre, Restaurant and Food Hall there are 8 top quality concessions offering a variety of products to suit all needs.

A5 Spas

A5 Spas is a family company operating 3 large hot tub stores in the UK [Warwickshire, Lincolnshire & London].

We are the UK’s leading supplier and installer of GENUINE North American Hot Tubs from Coast Spas and Vista Spas.

A total of 15 staff members, including a mobile show site team, are dedicated to ensuring continuous highest levels of customer satisfaction, product quality and excellent after-sales service – a philosophy that has been rewarded with the award of the prestigious WHICH TRUSTED TRADER Marque.

EYG Glazing Solutions

Established in 1970, we employ over 300 staff nationally and constantly invest in our products to make sure our customers have the best of the best. We are so confident in our home improvement products, that they all have a ten-year warranty, ensuring they keep your home safe and secure, warm, free from traffic noise and traffic pollution, and looking fantastic.

Handy Andy Car Wash

Our Lincoln Centre now has a car wash & valeting concession on site
They are open 7 Days per week, same hours as the Garden Centre.
You can shop and relax inside the garden centre, and they will take care of your car
Fully Insured
CCTV for your protection
15 years experience
Great Service – Great Rates

Julian Charles

Here at Julian Charles, we offer a mesmerising selection of luxury bedding, quality curtains and more. Regardless of the colours, patterns and materials you’re after, we can help. From plain products that exude simplicity and sophistication to detailed floral designs, paisley patterns and more, we have it all. Take a look at our range for yourself and you’ll soon see why we’re the favoured choice of the discerning home designer.

Leading Labels

Leading Labels are a multibrand clothing retailer established in 1988. Based in York with retail outlets across England, Scotland and Southern Ireland. Providing a large range of top quality brands in ladies and men’s clothing, we aim to bring you the best possible value on brands you can trust.

Pavers Shoes

Pavers have established a reputation for providing high quality, comfortable, stylish footwear at great prices, and over 150 years of collective footwear passion goes into selecting shoes at Pavers.

Pavers are passionate about comfort and their customers are number one. Expert buyers go that extra mile to bring that walking on air feeling. Their shoes are worn by millions of happy customers, who return to them time and time again for the excellent service which is all part of the ‘Pavers Experience’!

Simpsons Award Winning Butchers

Over the years Simpsons have picked up many awards including Midlands and East of England Butcher Shop of the Year 2013/14, which was successfully defended for 2014/15, giving Simpsons ‘the double’ for their flagship Heckington store. More recently, Simpsons were invited to join the Q Guild, an elite collection of butchers, from all corners of the UK, who all pride their businesses on the exacting standards customers of Simpsons Butchers have come to expect over the years.

The Works

We stock books, toys, gifts, stationery and arts & crafts at discount prices, and sell over one million of our products every week to consumers looking for a bargain.

We serve over 22.5 million people each year, including families and people of all ages. Everyone loves The Works, because you can browse our stores and always find something different – from educational products to great gifts.

What will you discover when you visit The Works?

Plus a Great Deal More...

In addition to the Food Hall, the Restaurant and the Concessions the centre also includes

  • Garden Furniture (Spring and Summer)
  • Christmas Decorations and Christmas Gifts (Autumn and Winter)
  • Pet section for all your animal needs
  • A wide range of children’s toys and games
  • A large Card Section with over 11,000 cards and wrapping in stock
  • The whole range of Wax Lyrical candles
  • An extensive gift range for all values of spend
  • A well stocked Houseplant area and Nursery area
  • Toys
  • Books
  • Kitchen Equipment



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