Lunchtime: 12 noon – 2.30pm, Tue – Fri
Evening: 5.30pm – 10.30pm, Tue – Fri
Saturday: 12 noon – 10.30pm
Sunday: 12 noon – 4.00pm
- Disabled Access
- Private Dining
- Free WiFi
- Outside Seating Area
- Families and Children Welcome
About The Bustard Inn
Set in the peaceful Lincolnshire village of South Rauceby, just a couple of miles from Sleaford, The Bustard Inn is a beautiful Grade II listed Victorian building.
It was sympathetically restored and renovated in 2007, emphasising the building’s original features, and offers a warm, friendly environment in which to enjoy fine dining in the restaurant or simply relaxing with a beer and sandwich in the bar or garden.
A family-run business, we boast three full-time chefs who creatively offer up standout dishes across lunch, evening and Sunday services, and even a snacking menu, to cater for all appetites. We source our food from local suppliers and flavours from our very own herb garden.
However you choose to spend your time with us – individually, with family, friends or as a party – our approachable front-of-house team will make you feel relaxed and very welcome.
Absolutely fabulous from the Minute we walked In til the minute we left. Can’t fault anything!
Excellent food and service!
Lovely place, the new owners have really warmed the place up with little touches. Food exceptional as always.
Fabulous ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ We had family birthday lunch in the beautiful restaurant. Our first visit and will definitely be visiting regularly 👌🏻
Great meal and portions not too large! Very clean throughout with pleasant, efficient service. Slightly more expensive than I usually pay, but worth the extra.
Lovely food and friendly service. Really enjoyed our meal thank you x
Won a voucher for two for Sunday lunch, we also took friends with us. Had a fabulous meal couldn't folt anything. Will definitely be going back and will highly recommend The Bustard
We had a lovely meal for 10! Great food and great service!
First time here and we will be back. Fabulous choices of both food & wine. Generous portions and piping hot too. Everything was so tasty! Waitress was so attentive. Thank you,
Slightly overpriced for a Sunday lunch but was delicious
Food was fantastic; staff were lovely. There was a large party in and despite that we were served promptly and the seating arrangement had been organised so that you didn't feel over crowded by the party. There is also a reasonable price range on the menu.
Excellent for special occasions
fantastic as always!
We have visited many times and always been impressed. Great service and delicious food. Thank you
Excellent meal and excellent service from all members of staff, Highly recommend the Bustard for a casual drink or nice meal.
The new Tuesday menu was superb. The staff are very attentive. A lovely gem of a place you will not be disappointed.
Food and service was excellent, look forward to going again very soon!!
Lovely, friendly and helpful staff. Great atmosphere which made our special family celebration even more special. Would highly recommend to others.
We had a lovely meal the food was excellent and the staff really friendly thanks go to everyone,we will definately be coming back for another visit and will highly recommend The Bustard, thanks again
We loved the Tuesday night special of the venison stew with dumplings mash - so tasty and wholesome - fantastic value at £10 but amazing value as it included a pint or glass of wine! We look forward to returning next Tuesday. Thanks to all the staff. Kathy and Paul Carter
Lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. A diverse menu with lots of options. It took us a long time to choose as all sounded delicious! . Have already recommended to friends and will be returning.
Surroundings, service and staff were all perfect. We were a little bit disappointed with the fairly limited menu content but what we did have was very nice. We weren’t rushed, which was nice, and staff couldn’t have been more helpful. We will definitely return.
We had a fantastic meal here! The food was delicious and excellent service! Looking forward to returning soon.
Courteous service, friendly, warming and always a pleasure to have such manners with the dinning and bar staff. On top of that excellent food that you would want to be fined upon all day 10/10
Fantastic place, fantastic food and fantastic service. Will definitely be coming back.