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Mill Inn

Durham Road, Houghton-le-Spring, England
0191 584 3211
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Cuisines: British
Dining options: Reservations
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- Sep 8, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Our first visit to The Mill and we were not disappointed. Booked table for two for 12 o'clock as I thought they would be busy later on. Good thing we booked as when we were shown to our table it was already very busy and no wonder as the food was delicious! I had pork with lovely vegetables and the... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Had a great night in here. Staff were very friendly and pleasant. Food was lovely and plentiful. Drinks prices were very good. A double brandy for under three pounds. Pub right across from the bus stop which costs £3.20 for a day rider. Well worth it. We used it to go into the harbour. xx.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

They were busy but let us have a table that was reserved for a later party the food arrived in good time and was really nice and presented well on a hot plate.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Love that no matter when i go, The Mill has always got something nice to eat, cooked to perfection, a friendly smile behind the bar and a lovely atmosphere to relax in. Love going. Really enjoy the food.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This pub does fab food. I enquired whether the curry had meat in and the chef offered to make me a vegetarian Thai curry that wasn't on the menu. It was lovely. My sister had steak and ale pie (with short crust pastry) and said it was delicious and commented that the chips were the nicest she had ever tasted.... More

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Andover, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stayed in the area for a week and found the Mill on our last night. Wish we had found it sooner as it was the best we visited all week. Doubt that I have ever had a friendlier welcome in a pub. Food was lovely and promptly served, the beer was good too. Nearby table had a child's birthday party... More

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Fuengirola, Spain
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had Sunday lunch and couldn't fault the menu, the service or the price. I have visited this pub on 4 different occasions and it never fails to deliver good quality food and plenty of it. The homemade Yorkshire puddings were huge and tasty, there was plenty of vegetables and meat. I had the beef while my brother had the... More

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Tyne and Wear
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We went as a family tonight for my husbands birthday tea. The staff could not be more friendly, very attentive table service. We opted for steak with peppercorn sauce, mixed grill and the boys had homemade burgers. All of a high standard and presented well. I would highly recommend and we will return.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

we have been to the MILL INN a few times for a meal but this is the first time we have tried the sunday lunch. We were shown to our table by a very pleasant waitress who asked if she could get us some drinks while we had a look at the menu,once we had ordered we didnt wait long... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Went for a meal with my other only to find at 8.00pmwe could only order off one basic menu as it was late the lady said !! I was looking forward to a steak that I've heard so much about a little disappointed.

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