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All 43 Barnard Castle Restaurants

Valentine's Restaurant

11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
01833 637146
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

Called in for lunch and we were impressed with the cleanliness of the restaurant. Looks small from the outside, but there are probably a dozen tables and there is space between them, so you don't feel as if you are crowded in. There are a number of choices on the menu and there is also a specials board, prices start... More 

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Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I had my daughters eighteenth at this restaurant last Saturday. There were 14 of us of varying ages and between us we had a wide selection of meals from the menu and specials board.They were all expertly cooked and extremely delicious. the service was very good too and an excellent choice of wines. I have been to this place many... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

went here for first time last night chef came straight to our table and advised us there were no steaks left as it was there last evening before they close for their holidays we were a tad dissappointed but just tried something else i had gammon 2 eggs chips and salad absolutely delicious everyone in my party couldnt fault anything... More 

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Newcastle
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Great night had by us all seven in total amazing food. Turkey was so delicious it melts in your mouth. And very large portions .😃😃😃😃 Great attention to detail and great choice of starters and deserts. This gem of a place is a must staff really happy to see you and nothing is to much trouble. You also get the... More 

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Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

It was pouring with rain and blowing a gale when our party of four found this small but welcoming restaurant just of the high Street in Barnard Carsle in Co Durham, I asked for a table for four and was immediatley shown to the table by a a very polite and smiling waitress. We all ordered coffee which was reasonable... More 

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words I'm pleased you had a great visit Kind regards Mark More 

Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We have dined at Valentine's tonight and it was an absolute delight. A big smiley welcome and a lovely table in the corner with friends. The menu is varied and the food locally sourced where possible. I order the twice cooked belly pork with potatoes and vegetables. Oh my, the pork was delicious and just melted in mouth. My friends... More 

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review I look forward to your next visit Kind regards Mark More 

Toulouse, France
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We were very lucky to find this restaurant in Barnard Castle, with many gourmet options on the menu list, at a very reasonable price. If you add the friendly and efficient staff, there are many reasons to visit again !

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a great review I'm pleased you gad a great experiance with us Kind regards Mark More 

Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great place to eat good service and friendly staff good choice of food and veary well presented very pleasant owners

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for a great 5* review we look forward to welcoming you back gain in the near future Many thanks Mark More 

Newcastle
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Revisited valentines again with my family, as staying at our holiday cottage for a few days . Very busy again but managed to get a table for 6 of us on the early bird menu. Noticed that it had all new soft seating and a fresh coat of paint. Had a great evening and all empty plates yet again. The... More 

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you once again it's great to see you both and hear about your progress with the cottage. It's great to know our menu has managed to offer you a different choice each visit Kind regards Mark More 

Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

My husband brought me here for our anniversary. From walking through the door to leaving the service was 5*. The food was outstanding, good sized portions and fantastic presentation. Will definitely be returning and highly recommending to friends and family. Thanks for a fab evening.

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Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for an amazing 5* review customer feedback is alway great to read. I'm in my 16 th year with valentines and it's so refreshing to know all our hard work is paying off and we gave very happy customer !! Kind regards Mark More 

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Address: 11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
Phone Number: 01833 637146
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Barnard Castle
Cuisine: British

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