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The Orangery

Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
+44 1325 729999
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (38 reviews)
“cheese board” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here with some very senior international business colleagues. They were so surprised to receive such a fine dinning and fine wine experience in the North of England. Sommelier knowledge was amazing and quite necessary given we went with the paired wine menu to match...More

Thank Foody1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply put, it will be a travesty if Executive chef Richard Allen and his talented team are not deservedly recognised with a coveted Michelin Star in the near future. A truly outstanding 10 course taster menu - thank you. Every aspect as good as (if...More

Thank ToadMouse1967
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good but have had better here. The beetroot was better last time. By no means poor but nod as good. Maybe the head chef was off? Lacked the normal spark

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Course after course of beautiful plates paired with equally delightful wine! What a treat! I did not have to miss out on the Orangery experience at Rockliffe being vegan. The courses looked equally exciting on the root and branch taster menu as they did on...More

Thank lindseyjarratt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent selection of hot and cold food. The service amazing, staff were friendly, polite and couldn’t have done more to make us feel welcome. The Orangery was light and airy, comfortable with plenty of space. Following fruit and croissants from the buffet the hot food...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took my mother and some other guests there for a meal for my mothers birthday. We had the tasting menu and it was excellent, there was not a single thing on this menu that did not taste amazing. The service was perfect, the waiters were...More

Thank Tomdfc1
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Love this place, everything is amazing 💖 Staff, rooms, bars, restaurants and spa top class. Highly recommend

Thank Louise W
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful setting for breakfast overlooking the golf course. The staff are very attentive and the food on offer is of the highest quality. Freshly squeezed orange juice, loose leaf teas and locally sourced produce, including an especially good coiled sausage on the full...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

I'd bee prejudiced against this place although love it's afternoon tea so coming here to belatedly celebrate my birthday was something of an experiment and makes me wonder in the Michelin guide people are similarly prejudiced. We were a foursome sitting in the elegantly minimalist...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Had breakfast in here. There was a great variety and if something wasn't on the menu you only had to ask

Thank R0se1960
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Phil M
May 2, 2018|
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Response from Rockliffe_Hall_Hotel | Property representative |
Hi Phil, thank you for your question. We sell experience vouchers for dining in the Orangery restaurant through the Rockliffe Hall website. For the tasting menu experience this is served Wednesday to Sunday evenings; however... More
Sherina R
November 11, 2017|
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Response from Keith S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know,best to phone 01325 729999 and the Hotel Reception should be able to say.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$44 - $95
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Darlington  >  Hurworth-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 729999
  • E-mail
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