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Durham Road, Houghton-le-Spring, England
0191 584 3211
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 

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 4 weeks ago

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

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 

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.

3 Thank Ang E
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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.

Thank Alphabeta123
1 review
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 

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.

Thank Neil8465
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

For years as a family we have been loyal customers in this pub having from 2 people up 36 never had reason to complain until 13th January we booked our table for lunch 10 days before we got there as usual early and the staff took our orders about 12 ish in the meantime a table of 20 came in... More 

3 Thank Denise O
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Food is amazing, and always up to scratch. Portions are huge and great value. Lasagne is a firm favourite of mine topped off with the ginger sponge pudding!! Drinks however are quite pricey!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

We visited tonight after work for the first time after moving locally. I ordered from only two vegetarian options from the menu (penne pasta with tomato sauce) and my meal was less than satisfactory. The pasta was overcooked and mushy and the whole lot had been slopped into a small bowl and topped with greasy melted cheese (the menu promised... More 

Thank Emily A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Durham Road, Houghton-le-Spring, 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?