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Valentine's Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
01833 637146
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to this restaurant while visiting Barnard Castle. It was very busy and the food was tasty and very good value. Good atmosphere and friendly service.

Thank Keith1504
County Durham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Every time we have been for a meal it's faultless so helPaul will always fit you in.Really good portions steak excellent and sweets are superb always leave full,service good very helpful girl will be back very soon.

Thank rosie a
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and great review. Kind regards Mark More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for dinner on route to Durham. Booked a table that afternoon. Good choice on menu. Food was Delicous, very tasty, great atmosphere, dessert was too die for.Got chatting to the owner very nice and friendly. We will definitely return, would highly recommend.

Thank Wendyjhodge
Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite little restaurant close to town centre. I had belly pork and my wife had steak and ribs. All at a very reasonable price. I'd recommend this restaurant to anyone staying in the area.

Thank Steve F
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We 'stubbled' on this restaurant whilst visiting Barnard Castle for the evening and am so thankful we did. The menu was very extensive and had different types of food on the menu. When our food arrived is was excellent quality and quite delicious. The best chips I've ever tasted !!!

Thank Angela H
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looks deceptively small from the outside! Went as part of a massive group of over 20 for a leaving do. We had ordered in advance, fair play to them as for that number you need to be organised! Food was fresh, hot, delicious and beautifully presented. The service was cheery and pleasant, and most importantly genuine. They dealt very gracefully... More 

Thank baby_bassist_gem
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Valentines today. The restaurant was busy but service was efficient. Good menu choice from lighter bites such as soup and pate and salads to full mains, plus specials board. We had a goats cheese salad and fish fingers in a roll with salad and chips. Both were very tasty and good value for money. Drinks prices... More 

1 Thank Sandra J
Crook, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We went for lunch this Wednesday, once again great food and staff was great 5 star +. We have been a few times in the past all ways great. The chef how has just come back from holiday, we see him every time we have been there. He is all way kind and helpfull. Great customer service, We have bought... More 

Thank BESTfamily4
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I have had the pleasure of visiting Valentines many times and have never been sorry. Good food with good friends in a good atmosphere. What's not to love?

Thank Liz F
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent had a wonderful meal for my partners birthday, the desert was the best Eton mess I have ever had

Thank dawnehowe

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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
British, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: 01833 637146

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