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The Durham Ox

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant remains the same as it has been for years but an extended dining room, outside bar, function room has been added, along with disabled access. The quality of service remains excellent, along with the high standard of food. Way above average! Highly recommended.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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74 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a shame this place is lacking as it could be, should be and indeed has been excellent in the past. Service is confused. Good bloke behind the bar who's obviously on it whilst many of his colleagues are not. Rushed our wine over to us when I had to go to the bar to order because our food was... More 

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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Durham Ox is in the delightful village of Crayke. We stayed for only one night in Rose Cottage, which was just lovely - more space than we needed, very well appointed, and with a kitchen-sized mini-bar fridge! The bar area is very cosy and the food, wines and beer all really excellent. Some might find it a tab on... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to stay at The Durham Ox as a midway point for our trip to Scotland. What a find!! This establishment is within a village and is a true community hub. Our room was very comfortable with a brilliant bed, linen, decor & a bathroom to die for. Although they were extremely busy they managed to find us a... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on the 1st July for our first day of our holiday, expecting a good little pub serving good pub food as we had been advised to visit due to high regards from others. The menu was very different to expected with mussels and other food that didn't appeal to us unfortunately with all other meals being very... More 

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Bury St Edmunds
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious Sunday lunch at the Durham ox. Food was fresh fast and absolutely delicious. Super friendly staff and a buzzing atmosphere. The vegetarian ravioli option was also a huge hit. Make sure to save room for pudding - sticky toffee pudding was out of this world!

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York, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

It was a lovely night to sit outside for a pre dinner drink but it was a shame we were not informed about the special boards on the menu as I thought the choice was rather limited. After we had ordered and were shown to our table we then realised there were more food options which we would have taken... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We arrived at lunchtime for our overnight stay, inn was really busy but service and food was amazing, very welcoming.my sister and I opted for fish and chips, my husband had one of the specials and my brother in law had the ox burger, delicious. Cheese board very nice as was the sticky toffee pudding. We stayed in the green... More 

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25 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Durham Ox last year for a Sunday lunch and thought it was amazing and so really wanted to come back, I now wish we hadn't! We were shown to our table and about 15 minutes later an older waiter came over-we gave our drinks order to be grumpily told that he wasn't interested in drinks, he only... More 

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thedurhamox, Manager at The Durham Ox, responded to this review

Dear Paula C, We are extremely disappointed to receive your review, please don't hesitate to contact myself or our General Manager, Andy Eaton-Carr on 01347 821506 to discuss this further. Kind regards, Chloe Marketing Manager More 

Ripon, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

First the parking was ample and easy. The welcome was great, nothing too much trouble. The food was delicious and the service second to none. Spoilt for choice and the fish catch of the day was a winner. Will definitely return. Oh! And the view is something else!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about The Durham Ox

Address: Westway, Crayke, Easingwold YO61 4TE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Easingwold > Crayke
Price Range: $103 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Durham Ox 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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