We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

52-53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
+44 1833 641435
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“moules” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
$$ - $$$
52-53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (133)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A faultless three course meal. Friendly, attentive staff. Best meal that we've had in a long time. Took the chance and didn't book but they managed to squeeze us in. Lovely atmosphere......... busy but very chilled. Best memory Middleton-In-Teesdale....,, a must to visit X

Thank Jupeo4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant and bar - great friendly service . French owner form Cherbourg happy to speak French with clients . They have specific evenings dedicated to Moules Frites . Attended one recently & it was superb . Wish I lived nearer.

Thank alene g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This French restaurant has an amazing menu! Luckily we were staying in the hotel for two nights! The Gruyere Soufflé was the best I've ever tasted. A fabulous chef and lovely staff too!

Thank Jan D
Reviewed June 19, 2017

excellent food , the food was French large portions ,tartiflck was excellent, also possuin balitine, good selection of wine, desserts were great, only downside was we had to pre order as we were a large group, booking essential.

Thank 22wa12te
Reviewed June 10, 2017

We visited Middleon in Teesdale on a wet and cold bank holiday monday and decided to get some lunch. We were greeted by helpful friendly staff - the menu had plenty of choice, with plenty of vegetarian gluten free choices to pick from. The food...More

Thank B_Zeb
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the fForresters Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale over a bank holiday weekend. The warm weather has made this a popular place to stop off at yet the staff made us feel welcome and appreciated and I must say the locals had the...More

Thank ian d
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Veggie hubby and I ate here for the first time on Sat having booked a week earlier. This restaurant is attached to a pub next door which had live music later in the evening so I'm guessing the vibe would really pick up! Our table...More

Thank julie t
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

After a long walk away from our campsite we popped into The Forresters for a few drinks and some games of pool. Very relaxed and friendly atmosphere!

Thank Rachelx11x
Reviewed May 1, 2017

A sublime lunch for two. Service superb, food better.Situated in the heart of Teesdale's most beautiful village with parking nearby this well run, unique, restaurant with a French touch is a must for regulars or passing trade. I've paid twice and more for worse than...More

1  Thank FormulaCubRacer
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Thank you so much for the most wonderful food we have just eaten. As a chef I can honestly say I can't praise every thing we have just eaten enough, portions are very generous, service was really good , plenty to choose from and a...More

1  Thank Christine B
Nearby Restaurants
Middleton In Teesdale Fish and Chip Shop
205 reviews
.02 miles away
Teesdale Hotel
136 reviews
.02 miles away
Rumours Cafe
68 reviews
.12 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Eggleston Hall Gardens
194 reviews
3.34 miles away
High Force Waterfall
728 reviews
4.50 miles away
Middleton Crafts
7 reviews
.12 miles away
Bowlees Visitor Centre
152 reviews
3.08 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Averil Lee
April 14, 2017|
Response from RachelRox | Property representative |
Hi Yes we are open all day today, Regards, Franck
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $25
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52-53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Middleton in Teesdale
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 641435
  • E-mail
The Forresters Hotel & French Restaurant in Middleton in Teesdale offers French Cuisine “The Northern Portion” in a restaurant which has the authentic look and ambience of its French counter parts.
Enjoy classic French dishes sush as Beef Bourguignon,
Magret de Canard, Cheese Soufflé, King Scallops as well as delectable pastries, homemade Ice Cream and homemade chocolates.
Watch out also for special nights such as moules frites and crepes.
The Forresters also offer a Bar with Pool Table
and large Selection of drinks, Lagers,
Ciders including some French Cidre, large selection of Spirits
and local Real Ales, Cocktails
a large selection of wines & sparkling wines is also available by the glass.
Watch out for regular music entertainment
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing