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Seaham Road | City of Sunderland, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8LU, England
+44 191 584 4485
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Price range: $3 - $47
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: English, French, British, Gastropub
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We are a classic British Restaurant with incredible views from the dining area, serving only genuine locally sourced and homemade food. We have created a new menu which will be updated seasonally to take advantage of the amazing local produce we have available in the north east, and there will always be special dishes available to tempt your taste bud. We also have special menus available during the week: Monday to Saturday we offer daily three course specials from £6.95 Tuesday from 5 pm we host a French evening £30 for two people Thursday is our grill night £7.50 Per person For more information about our specials check out our website or Facebook page "The Copt Hill" Don't worry if you aren't visiting us for food you can always take advantage and relax in our comfortable Bar / Lounge with a drink alongside our traditional coal fire. Our large function room is ideal for special occasions, weddings, birthdays, corporate events and any other gathering you have in mind. We can create a great menu for your event from a small bespoke buffet to a sumptuous 5 course meal. We look forward to welcoming you soon.
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English first
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

This was one of the best christmas dinner ever , from the friendly staff to the very tasty veg and tender meat , nice and roomy not sitting on top of each other overall Excellent from start to finish thankyou .

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County Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Friendly staff good food but not very hot on recent visit .Has good atmosphere and Real ale but is a bit pricey will visit again.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My wife and I have lunch in various local hostelries about once a week, and decided to try this pub. It was a great mistake! We were shown to a small table in the cramped dining area, which was full of other parties having Christmas-party type meals. My wife chose steak and I picked haddock from the limited, pricey-for-lunchtime menu.... More 

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Durham, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Went to one of your party nights this week, the price and the food was good, I had the salmon. The disco, once it started was a floor filler; however that is the crux of the matter. We got there for 7 and got our meal then they started a party game. It eventually stopped after 10.30pm, they were waiting... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear Jude H Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I apologise the games were not to your liking however due to high demand we have various party games that run until 10:30 with a disco and karaoke running until midnight. With our drinks they are also determined by the brewery in which we buy them for... More 

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Had a three course meal here last night ant it was excellent. The food was excellent, definitely not what you'd expect at a pub and there was a good choice. The was a small selection of real ale but what they had was obviously stored correctly and was also very nice. The staff were friendly and helpful and they coped... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear Davidf H Thanks you for your lovely review we look forward to seeing you soon -Jayne More 

UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We have passed the Copt Hill several times without actually going in and sampling the food. By chance we ended up having lunch in the Copt Hill today. I was impressed by the selection on the menu. We decided on Thai Prawns and Goats Cheese, Beetroot for starters. Both very tasty, good portions and reasonably priced. For mains I went... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear David L Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review. We are very happy to hear about how much you enjoyed your food. We look forward to seeing you soon Jayne More 

Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

its been a while since I have been to the copt hill, im glad I went back there for lunch today. It is under new management and has been newly decorated, the ambience is lovely, very chic, but comfortable and relaxing. The staff were very polite and attentive. The specials board is extremely good value for money. We both had... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear EmmaFrew Thank you for taking the time to post a review I'm glad you came back to try us and had such an enjoyable time! We look forward to seeing you soon Jayne More 

Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I took my Mother out for dinner She had the Fish Pie and I has the Game Pie, the value is amazing very nice service everything was fine appart from the treacle pudding which was a little bit on the dry side but we never got charged for it, The waiter is very polite and freindly and nothing is too... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear Sharon F, Thank you very much for posting such a lovely review I'm glad to hear you and your mother had such a lovely evening! It's good to hear you enjoyed the food, drink and our views, they really are great! We look forward to seeing you again very soon Jayne More 

Seaham, United Kingdom
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our family according to comments on your page have hit a bad night . My sons starter pidgin was dry when this was comment on we were told one chef under does it the other over cooks it, my wife trout dish was very very small . We were informed that it was normal to order side dishes with this... More 

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear 77202396 Thank you for taking the time to post a review and I apologise that the evening you visited us it was not up to our usual very high standard. I have spoken to the staff involved and have made changes accordingly. At the moment we have just started our new Autumn menu and some of the dishes we... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My husband and I had a party here for those that couldn't make the wedding in Vegas! I had an amazing night! Food was beautiful! And very friendly staff! Room was perfect size and the dj very accommodating! Over all... A bangin night!

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SNDJ2014, Owner at The Copt Hill, responded to this review

Dear Andrea-Mck88 Firstly congratulations on your wedding and thank you for taking the time to write a review about it! I'm glad we were able to be a part of your special day and that everything was perfect for you! We look forward to seeing you again very soon Jayne More 

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Additional Information about The Copt Hill

Address: Seaham Road | City of Sunderland, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8LU, England
Phone Number: +44 191 584 4485
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Houghton-le-Spring
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 47
Cuisine: English, French, British, Gastropub

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