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saddler st, Durham, England
01913839290
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6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a great Italian restaurant, tucked away but worth finding. We both ordered from the specials board, the salmon and the steak, and they were fantastic. Great prices, amazing food and lovely wine, what more can I say other than if I was ever in Durham again I would return here. Highly recommended.

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Thank 321skelly
Peterlee
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As a party of three we have frequented this establishment on several occasions and have been satisfied with the food and the service on each visit. The restaurant can be found on Saddler Street, there are stairs to climb, once inside the restaurant the staff are there to assist you, all are friendly, there is an air of Italian authenticity... More 

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Bruxelles
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293 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

La Spaghettata is a very good restaurant located close to the University and the cathedral. It is located upstairs of a house, so not easy to find. The food was really excellent ! I took penne arrabiata. The penne were excellent ! One of the best Italian restaurant I've tested in UK. The staff was very efficient. The menu proposes... More 

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Thank Hamm14
County Durham
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

14 of us came here as part of our end of term outing. I had booked, but unlike lots of other restaurants we didn't need to pre order. All meals arrived together (I don't know how they do it!) and were all enjoyed immensely. Drinks service was prompt and staff polite, friendly and efficient. I will definitely return and hopefully... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we would have something quick as we only had an hour before the show. We decided to have a Lasagne which was the best I have ever had they gave us Garlic Bread which was excellent. The service was very good. Would definitely go back again Thanks again

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Thank LYNDA_ANDERSON_11
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't visited this restaurant in years and we decided to try it again tonight. The place could be easily missed as it's upstairs and the menu is in a doorway. It's quite a large restaurant but you don't feel on top of people. The staff were attentive and very polite. The portion sizes are big, we shared 2 starters,... More 

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Thank DurhamGirly
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this restaurant approximately 100 times over the last five years or so (I am new to trip advisor hence this is my first review on this restaurant) and I have to say the standard of food that I have had has been excellent each time. I more often than not have a pizza for my main and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here many time, is simply one of the best quality-price choices in Durham. Service very profesional and the atmosphere is fantastic. Nice free salad buffet.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

looking for a quick lunchtime meal, specials board was interesting and offered great value, once inside nice family feel to restaurant. service good and attentive, and dishes limited choice as we are having the lunch specials meal deal 2 courses and soft drink for £6.99. there was also a salad bar that we could choose as sides at no extra... More 

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Cooper City, Florida
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345 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first night in Durham and being new in the area we didn't have a dinner plan. While strolling through the historic area this place looked inviting. We sat for dinner around 7pm and were able to get a seat without a wait. By the time we left at 8:30pm there was a line to get in. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: saddler st, Durham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 01913839290

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