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The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

52-53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
+44 1833 641435
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52-53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first glance we had very low expectations. Was it a bar, pub, restaurant, hotel... it wasn’t very sure of its identity. We ordered a cottage pie for our daughter, and we had the terrine to share. Food was excellent, very well presented and flavoursome....More

Thank KimPad
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We have been to this area many times over the years but this was our first visit to this establishment. This French restaurant has a good menu and drinks choice coupled with a laid-back service and good cooking make this a good place to visit...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Ate here twice whilst staying in the area The first time it was quiet and the second time very busy but both times the food and service were exceptional. Very obliging and friendly staff and food to die for. The first time I had the...More

Thank sue w
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited The Forresters again to sample their Moules and Frites night and what a visit! The food was fantastic, our group tried the chilli, white wine and garlic option whilst others had the blue cheese, served with triple cooked chips and fresh bread and...More

Thank Andy K
Reviewed February 16, 2018

We were staying in the town and our B&B host recommended this and another restaurant. We chose this one for the different but not over priced menu - we were not disappointed with our choice. There are two entances to the premises, we entered straight...More

Thank dollUK
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Forresters is comfortable with restaurant adjacent to a modern public bar. The food was underwhelming and the mixed reviews are warranted. Scallop starter was enjoyable enough but my company thought far too salty, this was a theme throughout. Crusty bread was a pretty average white...More

Thank PippiCoDurham
Reviewed December 28, 2017

We stayed for one night while passing through and chose to eat there. The room was very good and comfortable with everything we needed and we had a good nights sleep although in the morning we could hear someone snoring somewhere! The food was excellent...More

Thank sox033
Reviewed October 14, 2017

We visited The Forresters on our first night in Middleton and what a surprise!! We have stayed in many small towns in England and never have we run into a restaurant of this quality. The cuisine is of a French theme and it was spectacular....More

Thank Rick W
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

We were I'm Middleton for some walking. Booked in advance for Saturday night. Food very good - old fashioned French style. Friendly, attentive staff. Definitely makes a change to trad pub menus.

Thank dazler01
Reviewed October 14, 2017

This is the second time of asking for us regarding a meal but it was as good this time as last we came. Genuine French restaurant run by a Frenchman serving mouth watering food. Who'd have though the village at the head of the Tees...More

Thank FormulaCubRacer
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Averil Lee
April 14, 2017|
Response from RachelRox | Property representative |
Hi Yes we are open all day today, Regards, Franck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $26
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 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
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