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Chilton Country Pub and Hotel

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Black Boy Road | Fencehouses, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6PY, England
0191 385 2694
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for a walk, came across this place...great pub....lovely pint...very friendly atmosphere....great for families from what I saw...outside area lovely aswell....will be returning the next time I'm over that way.....the dog loves their crisps aswell....win win

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Co Durham
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this place for a Sunday carvery. I immediately thought it resembled a works canteen. The food was either burn or tasteless depending on what I was eating. The service was that bad it was hilarious. I will not be returning.

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Thank mountain445
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Having difficulty finding somewhere great to eat locally - I have to say I have enjoyed most of the menu here - just enjoyed the chicken & prawn kebab - omg - very light & refreshing - staff are great too - I can't believe some of the reviews on here - the place is great!!

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Thank darrengrobson
North East England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Myself and 2 friends visited this venue a couple of weeks ago. There was an offer whereby the time you order is the price you pay for the main course.We ordered 5.30 pm and paid £5.30 each. I had chicken wrapped in bacon with cheese and a BBQ sauce (sometimes known as Hunters Chicken) with vegetables. The portion was substantial... More 

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Thank toby22015
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Had not booked but no problem getting a table. The Hotel was clean and staff very helpful and friendly. I had the scampi which was Ok followed by chocolate pudding which was also fine, finished with a good cup of coffee. You could not complain about the food but it was also nothing to get over excited about just a... More 

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Thank Rogs1
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We called today, the staff were very friendly, we got a table easy although we didn't book, the chef put pepper in the turnip, there was pepper in the potato, we don't like pepper, there is pepper on the table for those who like it, why add it. I don't like cheese on cauliflower, there was no plain cauliflower, parsnip... More 

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Thank ANN D
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to a family meal after being told the food was back to how it was year's ago. Three out of the four meals were incorrect. Steak was ordered well seared but rare, it's came out still cold and with no colour on what so ever this went back to the kitchen to be released heated. Food... More 

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Thank Michelle_uk76
Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We had a great night at the Chilton food was well presented the menu is varied and not too expensive. The staff were all friendly and helpful good night out alround.

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Thank curly51shirl48
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Have not been to the Chilton for 1yr or so, but meeting a friend there for lunch last week, proved just what a good choice it was. We both had the pulled beef in Baguette with chips and garnish. The beef was absolutely delicious, we thoroughly enjoyed our meal, and it was not expensive, £6.50 each. I enjoyed it so... More 

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Thank Shirley G
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

I was attending the Chilton for lunch with work colleagues. I had ordered what is described as a 'Warm Chicken and Sweet Chilli Wrap'. The Sweet Chilli tasted more like black bean sauce - not like sweet chilli at all. I questioned the server on the wrap to ask if it was sweet chilli to which she went into the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Black Boy Road | Fencehouses, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Houghton-le-Spring
  • Phone Number: 0191 385 2694

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