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The Crown and Thistle

) #20 of 33 Restaurants in Stanley $ , British,
Catchgate, Stanley, England
+44 1207 232320
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
May 8, 2017
“A lovely family pub”
Nov 14, 2016
“Hit and miss ”
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Bar, British, Pub
Catchgate, Stanley, England
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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

The crown and thistle is a very well run local pub with lovely food at a very good price. We visited as a family for a lovely evening meal on Saturday and then again for a carvery lunch on Sunday. Very welcoming and accommodating. As...More

Thank Chantal C
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Surely it shouldn't be difficult to turn out a good beef burger! Well charred on Saturday but previous time was first class. Similar experience with fish and chips so don't order them now. Very disappointed

Thank Carol576
Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

I've been a couple of times as its a five minute walk from where I live. Firstly, the was it has been renovated is fantastic! It's lovely inside, very modern. It is however quite small. The food when it first opened was a bit mediocre...More

Thank louisecarr
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Nice food good service, unusual furniture. very big portions we had Sunday lunch and a reasonable selection. was on offer! car park is small but street parking is fine here. Beer is great and the food is even better. recommend to anyone.

Thank sam1919152
Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Been a few times now and always a great family friendly atmosphere. Beer is great and the food is even better. Defiantly recommend to anyone. Will be trying the carvers this Sunday.

Thank nobnobster
Reviewed September 28, 2014

My husband, daughter, granddaughter and I had lunch in the Crown and Thistle yesterday, all of our meals were beautifully presented and piping hot. Good quality reasonably priced food and a pleasant atmosphere, what more could you want. We will definitely return.

Thank jasmurhar
Reviewed July 9, 2014

We live near here so go around 2 -3 times a month. Its a nice pub with good staff. The food is simple but nice the burgers are all home made and are really good, i have tried other things on the menu and all...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Popped in one sunday for lunch as we live round the corner and had a sunday dinner disaster! Seated in one of the lovely booths and ordered sunday lunch. You get exactly what you pay for a choice of which meat, a yorkshire pud, gravy...More

2  Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly atmosphere. Staff very friendly food amazing . Sunday lunch is lush car park space. Children welcome .

4  Thank Sharontommy
Reviewed March 29, 2014

Food was out of this world staff extremely friendly nice atmosphere family run pub the kids are made to feel welcome will definately be back

1  Thank sophiedyl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $14
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Catchgate, Stanley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Stanley
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 232320
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