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Durham Road, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8NF, England
0191 584 3211
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Durham, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with family, had a lovely Sunday lunch, tasty 2 meats and all the trimmings on your plate, plenty to eat was serviced very quickly with drinks and food. Would recommend this for Sunday lunch

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Thank CBM5638
Durham, UK
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as a group of 9 to celebrate one of our families 40th birthday and recent engagement. As requested we had preordered our food due to us being a larger party. Upon arrival staff were attentive, friendly and very accommodating. Food arrived quickly and what looked to be a promising start went downhill quickly. The quality and taste of... More 

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Thank ChocMammy
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was expecting average pub food, was shocked at the prices in comparison to the decor which is outdated and dusty. Chose the chefs special Seabass and it was beautiful cooked to perfection. The children's meals were of a good size aswell would defiantly go back

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Thank Beth B
Durham
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This has to be one of the best pubs for food in the area without a doubt not only is the food expertly cooked & presented appetisingly well the chefs do their job well & should be proud of what they deliver. The staff are so friendly & efficient & even if the pub is busy, they still have a... More 

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Thank DeeDurham
Houghton le Spring, null, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Worth a visit, well presented food. Definitely returning. Nice pint. Overall, very enjoyable evening.

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1 Thank Kevin C
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Had Sunday lunch for four adults. Large meal came with two large Yorkshire puds but only brought one. Had to ask for the other. Two pork dinners were missing the roast potatoes. Once again had to catch a busy member of staff to ask for them. Waited at the bar for over five minutes to pay for meal even though... More 

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Thank vmanghan
Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Called in for food on spec.Busy but offered a table for 2.Beef stroganoff and pork on stir fry.Delicious and reasonably priced.

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3 Thank Ang E
Durham
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

very relaxing atmosphere, great food, lovely staff, good wine and beers. would highly recommend a look in, nothing is ever the bother if you need to ask anything.

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Thank Alphabeta123
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

Food was very nice large portions Thia fish cakes were very nice The staff had been past some foreign currency over the bar Which looked like 3 ten pences pieces they came to our table twice and asked if we had past over this money and we said no we had not. My grandson went to the bar to order... More 

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1 Thank Kathleen H
County Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

Had a very nice meal with family. Staff friendly and helpful, food was spot on with large Yorkshire puds! Good value for money. Would go back again.

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Thank Neil8465

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durham Road, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 8NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Houghton-le-Spring
  • Phone Number: 0191 584 3211

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?