The Old Posthouse


We take great pride in our breakfasts; and love to showcase the quality and variety of Lincolnshire produce.

We have a VisitEngland Breakfast Award. And we have a Food Hygiene Rating of 5.

We want you to have a great breakfast; and below we have selected some of the Reviews that guests have left:

We loved our breakfast – great choices – all locally sourced – and not forgetting Tony’s granola – very tasty!” TripAdvisor

Breakfast was a wonderful choice of local produce – absolutely brilliant” TripAdvisor

The best English breakfast we have ever had. TripAdvisor

Breakfast in a league of its own – tasty, fresh, local produce – generous serving” TripAdvisor

Tony served an amazing breakfast (loved the french toast with bacon and maple syrup) using local farm shops for food suppliers.”

Breakfast was sooooooo good – to the point that we didn’t need any lunch. Lots of locally sourced products which is nice in the world of supermarkets.”

Breakfast was fantastic, the homemade sausages were delicious.”

“..breakfast is a veritable feast of delight. The locally source porridge is fabulous.Google

Superb breakfast.Google


Times for Breakfast:

Breakfast is served between the following times:

Monday to Friday:  between 7.30 am and finishes at 9.00 am;

Saturday and Sunday: between 8.00 am and finishes at 9.30 am .

Alternative times for breakfast can be offered on request and as agreed.


If you want a cooked breakfast we ask that you let us know what you want the night before. Please note, when we are busy we may need to allocate a specific time for your breakfast.


If you have any special dietary requirements or allergies please let us know so that we can try and cater for your needs.

Breakfast Options

  • A selection of fruit juices
  • Cereals including a homemade granola (suitable for vegans); porridge from the Maud Foster windmill with fruit compote and Lincolnshire honey; grapefruit; and yoghurts
  • Cooked breakfasts including The Full Old Posthouse; Grimsby traditional smoked salmon or smoked haddock; Redhill Farm Black Pudding with spinach and poached egg; French Toast with either bacon and maple syrup or fruit compote and Lincolnshire honey; and vegetarian and vegan options.
  • Jams (some homemade); marmite; or a selection of Lincolnshire Honeys.


Evening Meals

We can also offer evening meals. Please click the “Evening menu” link below to see what we have cooked for guests in the past.

Please contact us directly to discuss.

Please note what is available depends on how much notice we get, the availability of produce and how many we are cooking for.

Evening menu

Local Sourcing

We use the following quality locally sourced ingredients for our Breakfasts: Bacon and the beef for our homemade sausage slices from our local butcher V.T.Lancaster & Son  in Market Rasen; Lincolnshire pork sausages and ham hock black pudding from Redhill Farm (near Gainsborough); free range eggs from Scaman’s Eggs (near Louth); smoked salmon and smoked haddock from Alfred Enderby in Grimsby; bread from JH Starbuck (based in Market Rasen); porridge oats from the Maud Foster Windmill in Boston; and honey from Apidae Honey based in Winterton.

We offer a wide selection of teas from Imperial Teas (based in Lincoln); and a selection of filter coffees from Stokes (based in Lincoln); and a selection of hot chocolates including our personal favourite hot chocolate from Willie’s Cacao.

The Old Posthouse


  Review Awards