August 13, 2019 3.48 pm This story is over 50 months old

Best pizzas in Lincoln, according to readers

Take your pick!

We asked Lincolnite readers where we can find the best pizzas in and around the city.

Here are the top recommendations from those who took part in the fun Facebook vote:


Cafe Portico – Friday pizza night

Photo: Cafe Portico

  • Where: The Terrace, Grantham Street Lincoln, LN2 1BD
  • Open: 5pm until 11pm, pizzas served from 6pm to 9.30pm
  • To reserve: Call 07956653156

Cafe Portico serves Neapolitan style pizzas which are available every Friday evening.

Milanos Pizza

  • Where: Unit 3, Muntjac Way, Witham St Hughs, Lincoln, LN6 9WF
  • Open: 4.30pm – 10pm
  • To order and for more details click here

Milanos is a collection only takeaway based near to the A46.

Papa Frank’s

Photo: Papa Frank’s

  • Where: Unit 35 The Forum, North Hykeham, Lincoln, LN6 8HW
  • Open: 3pm – 11pm
  • To order and for more details click here

Papa Franks is a takeaway and delivery service based in North Hykeham. They were the third most popular recommendation.


A Gino’s calzone pizza

Gino’s is a dine-in Italian restaurant and Pizzeria in the Bailgate area of uphill Lincoln. It has been serving Italian food in the city for 16 years.

Oakley’s Cafe Bistro

Photo: Oakley’s

  • Where: 63 West Parade Lincoln
  • Open: 10am – 3pm Monday to Saturday. Pizza night Friday night 5pm – 8.30pm
  • More information here.

Friday night means pizza night at Oakley’s! The dough and sauce is homemade and there are also GF, vegan and lactose intolerant options.

Mamma’s Italian Bistro

Photo: Mamma’s Italian Bistro

  • Where: Alexander Walk, 9 The Carlton Centre, Lincoln, LN2 4FN
  • Open: 9am to 9pm Monday to Thursday, 9am to 11pm Friday and Saturday
  • More information here 

Mamma’s Italian Bistro at the Carlton Centre (formerly Morgan’s) boasts traditional Italian cooking from head chef Fabio Marcelli.

Eamonn’s Gourmet Pizza Sunday

Try the wild mushroom and pecorino

  • Where: 38 Newport, Lincoln, LN1
  • Open: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 6pm to 10pm, Plus gourmet pizza Sundays
  • More information here

At Eamonn’s, on Sundays, you can order special gourmet pizzas like smoked duck, walnut and raspberry, or buttermilk chicken, prosciutto and chilli. Cook Eamonn Hunt is a Masterchef finalist!

Papa John’s

  • Where: 415/416 High Street Lincoln, LN5 8HX
  • Open: 4pm – 11pm Monday to Tuesday, 12 noon to 11pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • To order and for more details click here

Papa John’s is part of a national chain and makes pizzas for delivery or pick up from Lincoln High Street.