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The Waiting Room

9 Station Road, Stockton-on-Tees TS16 0BU, England
+44 1642 780465
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (27 reviews)
“pates” (12 reviews)
“goulash” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Station Road, Stockton-on-Tees TS16 0BU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visit quite often and felt as though I needed to write a little review as it’s always so delicious! We are always welcomed so warmly and my little girl (nearly 2years old) always loves visiting as she likes the food so much. This visit she...More

Thank Pinwins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last year, returning with different folks, this time I’m the only vegetarian. The others were bowled over by the gorgeous food and great atmosphere. Our booking was for 12.30 we left at 3pm having had such a great time. Enchilada, biriyani and savoury crumble...More

Thank Shelagh S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the first time on a Sunday lunch time with my partner. We ordered parsnip and cider soup, beetroot pate, blue cheese and cauliflower crumble and mushroom and cashew curry. It was all really nice and they served a small selection of real ales...More

Thank Victoria A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on Friday - nice and busy but prompt service. Had a delicious sandwich and a nut roast. Always some vegan options available. Great very tasty food and nice relaxed vibe.

Thank LeedsLaticsfanatic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened upon this place yesterday. We were driving back to Warrington from Berwick-Upon-Tweed and my wife who is vegan was thinking about getting lunch somewhere along the way. She googled and found this wonderful little gem. One quick phonecall later and a table was...More

Thank BenLBamford
Reviewed 7 January 2018

In the seventeen years we've been visiting The Waiting Room weekly, we have never had a bad meal, but a recent lunch was outstanding: Chestnut and Cauliflower soup - a savoury caramel. Yum. The service is charming. We always look forward to eating here. We...More

Thank Eaglescliffe
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Finally visited The Waiting Room at Christmas and after being vegetarian for 4 years I can say this was the first time I have been excited after reading a menu and seeing the choice that was available. All 3 courses were delicious and I cannot...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 29 December 2017

I am not a vegetarian however I could be converted after eating here. We visit this restaurant around once a month as one of the family is vegetarian. My favourite dish is the Spicy Enchilada(absolutely love it) and very filling. The menu has usually 6...More

Thank Sally R
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

I have to admit I went out to the waiting room with friends but I really wanted meat. Been before but this visit was excellent. We shared trio of pates - all delicious - and I chose the enchiladas. Omg. Totally delicious, huge portion very...More

Thank kockeymad
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Another delicious meal. We've never been disappointed, the food, the drink, the staff, the atmosphere... all wonderful! Always the first place we recommend to people. Thank you to all for another wonderful evening. See you next time!

Thank hi h
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Marge D
22 May 2016|
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Response from Jane187 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, apologies, just spotted your query. Its in Eaglescliffe just along from the railway station. They also have a cafe/eatery in MIMA - Middlesbrough where I understand they also serve fish & meat. Enjoy. J.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Station Road, Stockton-on-Tees TS16 0BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Stockton-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 780465
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