The gateway between Lincoln's busy High Street and the famous Steep Hill - rich in history and lined by unique restaurants and shops.
The Strait is famous for its eclectic mix of independent businesses - traditional sweet shops, fashion boutiques, American smoke houses, and more.
Jew's House on The Strait dates back to the 12th century and the elaborate doorway and windows still remain. Today the house is occupied by an award-winning, fine-dining restaurant offering a unique culinary experience and an independent beauty salon.
Next to this is Jew's Court, dating to the 17th century and built on what is thought to be a Jewish synagogue. This is home to the Society of Lincolnshire History and Archaeology (SLHA) and their local history book shop.
An arch welcomes visitors to The Strait which is designed to remember the area's history: