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seasonally, locally, passionately
seasonally, locally, passionately
seasonally, locally, passionately


Our kitchen team create great tasting food that utilises the best of local produce and ingredients with excellent provenance. It's about classic country-cuisine cooked with care, attention to detail and an eye for presentation.

Head Chef: Dave Hunter


Tuesday to Saturday: served in the bar from 12pm-2.30pm. Choose from sandwiches, light bites and an à la carte lunch menu. Also served outside when the weather permits.

Sunday: we offer an à la carte menu including traditional roasts in the bar and the oak panelled room from 12pm-2.30pm.

NB. We are closed for food at lunchtime on Mondays.


Our à la carte dinner menu is available in the bar and oak panelled room from 6.30pm-9pm daily.

  • Children are welcome (under 8's up until 8pm)
  • Dogs are welcome in the bar (on a lead)
  • Reservations are always recommended to avoid disappointment, especially for larger tables. Please note that the maximum size table we can accommodate is 10 people in the bar and 12 people in the Oak panelled room.

The Oak Panelled Room - is available to book for private lunch parties Monday to Saturday for up to 20 people. Please give us a call for further details and to discuss your requirements.


Accolades: 2 AA rosettes, Taste Durham Highest Quality Assured & Local Champion, the Good Food Guide, Michelin Guide.

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