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Il Palazzo Barnard Castle

105 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8ES, England
+44 1833 638870
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8ES, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After several visits we’ve noticed a drop in quality and service to the point where a wake up call is required. Sorry! Even though if was just after opening time and not busy, we had to stand around and wait for someone to show us...More

Thank Brigantian1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Reading the reviews myself and my girlfriend decided to eat here before seeing a comedian in town. It was early and the place was fairly quiet (to be expected). The waitress was very nice and friendly and sat us down. The menu choice is good,...More

Thank brighteyes123
Reviewed 5 days ago

Its a lovely layout with plenty of room for diners and you don't feel jammed in. The menu is quite unusual and the idea of beef and prawns on the same plate is a very odd experience. The food is of a good quality though....More

Thank Holsat46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times and loved every bite. This meal was ok but that is far short of our previous experiences. Prices mean it’s a special treat however this meal was not special and could be compared to meals at other restaurants at...More

Thank essexgal2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on Wednesday and it turned out to be quite busy. Greeted by nice waitress who had taken my booking earlier in the day. Small Italian gentleman interfered staying there wasn’t a table for two available but thankfully the young lady told him there was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst staying in the area on a short break we booked a table for our second night. We enjoyed the food and ambience so much we booked again for the next night!

Thank p0lly49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted a really good Italian meal on our last night, I googled trip advisor and up popped this little gem. Cannot believe we had driven past this little gem at least 10 times. From a very warm welcome to a lovely waitress and then a...More

Thank Poppy11921
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing you won’t be disappointed. Didn’t know food could be so tasty and full of flavour.

Thank mk2clarke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

visited on spec one Friday lunchtime. No trouble being allocated a table though the restaurant did begin to fill up later on. Restaurant itself is bright and airy. Service was good with drinks brought straight away, orders taken quickly and food arrived promptly. The three...More

Thank Malpacas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in Barnard Castle Sunday teatime and very few places were open and serving food but discovered Il Palazzo was open so we gave it a whirl and we were not disappointed. Fabulous food and a lovely ambience, we took our 2 small children (age...More

Thank Sarah P
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Denise S
June 8, 2017|
Response from Graham M | Reviewed this property |
ancos 6
May 3, 2016|
Response from Tori G | Reviewed this property |
it was actually I who also left the tip as I appreciate how hard the rest of the staff were working, not one person mentioned the desire for a discount but your accusatory tone on the evening was shocking and I guess you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 638870
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