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Bistro Fifty 3

53 Cheapside | Spennymoor, Durham, England
01388 815200
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Ranked #4 of 253 Restaurants in Durham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian, Bistro
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Durham, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

been to 53 a few times and enjoyed every single meal.Lee and the staff are fantastic,nothing is a trouble for them

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Durham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

All 12 family members ( 2 unable attend late notice) ate & All.liked starter & main - Lee & staff very attentive - we brought own birthday cake & table decorations nothing to much trouble we all enjoyed from 1 year to 60 lovely night thanks highly recommend 😆

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bistrofifty3, Owner at Bistro Fifty 3, responded to this review

We would like to thank all of our customers for the fabulous support you have given us over the past 3 years it has made us extremely proud and grateful, as you know we were a very small restaurant and needed a bar area to deliver the perfect evening so, we are now moving into the Joiners Arms in Hunwick... More 

Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

Read the reviews as it was local gave it a try,what a surprise,the menu had good varied selection there were also early bird menu. The food was excellent and good size portions reasonably priced ,pleasant owner. Will spread the word locally ,we definitely be coming back well worth the visit.

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Durham, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Last night was our second visit to Bistro Fifty 3 and it is now our favourite place to eat. It has such a relaxed atmosphere, the service is brilliant and the food is delicious. The portions are a decent size, make sure you leave space for a liqueur coffee, they are so tasty! The staff were amazing, they were friendly... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have visited this restaurant twice now as we were so impressed the first time. The first time we visited, there were three of us and enjoyed it so much returned with a much bigger party. The food, staff, ambience and setting of the restaurant was excellent. The staff are very attentive and nothing is a trouble. The owner made... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Food was amazing and the staff was incredible! Lovely restaurant and decor inside. Will Definitely visit again! Waitress was lovely and blonde. Very impressed. Recommend the meatballs!

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

We try come here once a month or so and every visit has been great. Food is amazing (bar the desserts whih are just ok). The owner is very accommodating and a real credit to the business.

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

The front could put you off but the hospitality and food inside is great. Host was very friendly, food delicious - but BIG portions. Our preferred wine was out of stock, the host receommended another, more expensive wine, we decided to have it. The surprise was he only charged us for the cheaper wine. Winners were the potato skin starter... More 

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Spennymoor, United Kingdom
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Visited last night. Food was absolutely fantastic. Staff were very attentive and friendly. Prices very reasonable too. Would highly recommend it.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Yum,see you next week,great food,the best Italian I've been to,great prices,outside parking ,quick service....

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Additional Information about Bistro Fifty 3

Address: 53 Cheapside | Spennymoor, Durham, England
Phone Number: 01388 815200
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Durham
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Italian, Bistro

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