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The Brasserie

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
+44 1325 729999
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here last night with friends -three veggies and a pescatarian. Mussels swordfish, rissoto Camembert all starters all Devine-mains swordfish, raveoli and pappardelle amazing flavours fresh pasta layering in the seasoning just gorgeous-don't think about it just book and see for yourselves-it is worth every penny.

Thank BlueAngelCheshire
South Shields, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A gorgeous restaurant with lovely staff. Ordered pate to start with which came without bread or toast which would have made it amazing but still hit it up with a 5 star review as the steak was amazing.

Thank Chris G
Durham, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2 nights dinner in the brasserie. Such a great. Informal atmosphere, but no less attention to detail and service. Excellent menu and the food was superb.

Thank Sue G
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, service and attention to detail. We visited to celebrate a family members birthday and were not disappointed.

Thank Kathleen M
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

The food here is excellent and certainly worth the money. Lovely setting but as it is attached to the spa people who are on a spa package which includes lunch come in wearing their dressing gowns which makes it a bit uncomfortable for those of us who are fully clothed!

Thank amber49
Catterick, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Stayed overnight on Sunday 27 November 2016. Booked a table in the Brasserie for 8pm and whilst it was quite busy we were accommodated with a choice of tables. Prices seemed very steep, but maybe that meant the food would be outstanding. Not so! £24 for one of the cheapest (and very average) wines. Starters around £10 and again were... More 

Thank Gaolhouse
Durham, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went for the live music and cocktail evening in the brasserie and were very disapointed.we primarily went for the live music and at £45 pet couple this seemed not unreasonable for a meal and a cocktail. However we arrived at 7:00 as had most people as the restaurant was full by 7:30.the music (a acoustic guitarist... More 

2 Thank Chris J
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

As with all the locations at this hotel, the staff deserve special mention. They happily accommodated a toddler and a member of the group with food allergies. Nothing was too much trouble. The food and the non-alcoholic cocktails were fab.

Thank Janet W
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

We visited the Brasserie for a mid-morning brunch on Monday to celebrate my brothers birthday, there was seven of us altogether and only two other tables in at the time we arrived to what we hoped would mean quick service but we soon realised it was quite the opposite. The waitress who took our orders was very polite and was... More 

2 Thank Sam710024
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81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Wanted somewhere new to try and we booked here. booking a table was easy and got the time we wanted. We went there 10 days ago and I'm having difficulty remembering what I actually had to eat which sums up the meal.....totally forgettable! I do remember my pudding though which was baked Alaska but it came reconstructed. The whole point... More 

Thank Dunedinhen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$23 - $62
British, French, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rockliffe Hall, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Darlington  >  Hurworth-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 729999
This beautiful restaurant boasts the best views in Darlington and County Durham - and great food too!Open for brunch, lunch and into the evening, The Brasserie offers a great mix from platters, flat breads and meze to steaks, fish and seasonal cuts. The simple menu reflects regional influences peppered with continental flavours.In 2013, the Brasserie was awarded a Taste Durham Highest Quality Assured award for its high quality produce, and service.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?