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Durham Ox

Westway, Crayke YO61 4TE , England
01347 821506
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Crayke
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wed - Sun 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Gastropub
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
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English first
Durham, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

looked very impressive but only had a drink.menue's looked reasonable. very popular on night .we sat outside as it was a hot day .plenty of seating in and out

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Durham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My wife and I arrived at 6:15, 15 min before our reservation, we had a very nice drink outside before going to our table. As we had got their early we picked from teh early bird menu and use the saving to get a big antipasta starter.. normally i wouldnt expect an awful lot from the antipasta.. but the fact... More

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sheffield
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

This place is still one of my absolute favourites. We visited on a Saturday evening so it was very busy- always a good sign! I had tried booking a room but sadly all were fully booked so I arranged accommodation in York. I have previously stayed in two of the rooms which are just wonderful with everything you could possibly... More

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Asenby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I have been visiting the Ox for many years and the refurb couple of years I felt Improved the feel and dining experience We visited this week was disappointed , with the portion size of the baked scallops It was a stalwart of this place And the fish and chips , I felt there was slack of seasoning, the batter... More

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Cleres, France
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Due to a mix up with the booking at a competitor in the next village we ended up here on a cold Sunday night. What a find! There was a genuinely warm welcome, the service was superb , and the food choice was amazing. The recommendations from the maitre d' more than lived up to expectation. The sticky date pudding,... More

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We visited on a Monday evening - fortunately we had booked as it was really busy. The service was very good with attentive and friendly staff. The menu was varied with quite a number of specials. We had and very much enjoyed the house red wine! The food was good, but perhaps not exceptional and the restaurant certainly erred on... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Went to the Durham Ox for my boyfriends Granddads birthday. There was a lot of us and we were sat in a separate room away from the bar. I ordered the king prawn starter which was lovely and the main course of steak, again faultless. My only gripe was that I don't like added salt to things and I always... More

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Stockton-on-Tees, UK
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My partner and I have just returned from a lovely 2 night stay at the Durham Ox - our 3rd this year - and we ate in the restaurant both evenings. We were celebrating our anniversary and chose the Durham Ox because we thought the meals would be special - and they were. On our 2nd evening I had the... More

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Towcester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We enjoyed two meals and an evening drink at The Durham Ox last weekend. The food was delicious, the service efficient and the staff charming.

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Leeds
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7 reviews 7 reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed in nearby Easingwold for 5 nights and ate here 4/5 nights due to the wonderful food and excellent value. They do an early bird, 7 meals for £7 before 7pm. The menu is varied and certain items change on a daily basis. Their sticky toffee pudding is divine. The service is impeccable and the staff are friendly. We... More

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