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The White Heifer That Travelled

West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
+44 1325 462464
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“halloumi” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (3 reviews)
“specials board” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on Saturday Afternoon on 18-11-17 for our son in laws Birthday meal his choice staff were very friendly and professional and helpful, food was excellent good value for money and lirs of choice for all tastes.Even better was the 2 for 1on all...More

1  Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I regularly visit the pub for food and it's always fantastic! Visited on Saturday and was greeted by Gail, Carolyn and Max. I have noticed they have been understaffed lately however the team come together and make the most out of difficult situations always make...More

1  Thank carolynbell1
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Saturday night and currently stood at the bar waiting to be served along with many others and yet again nobody at the bar and not enough staff on waiting 10 mins and not a sole about everyone looking puzzled such a shame as nice meals...More

Thank Deano7719
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I visited here with a group of 11 people. The staff were very helpful on arrival. We were quickly seated, even though they were busy when we arrived. Their 2 for 1 offer was unbelievable value. The food arrived in good time, and was well...More

Thank Mr_F999
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for your positive review about the pub. It's always nice to hear that the staff were helpful and you enjoyed your meals. Please come back and visit us again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2017

If you like to eat at an establishment that has the food it sells cooked at an undisclosed location then transported to another location, then microwaved at that establishment to the legally required temperature and if you raise any concerns about the quality of the...More

2  Thank andy s
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for you feedback. I have spoken to the staff who were working on and around your review date and cannot find out any information on your review. If you would like to call the pub on 01325 462464 and talk more about it please...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Called in for a snack and a few drinks, shouldn't have bothered. Two bar staff on and they couldnt manage a smile between them. Both totally uninterested. They didn't know the correct law on under 18's and alcohol consumption either. Very poor impression.More

Thank jps73
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Hi and thank you for the feedback. I have spoke with my staff who were on this day and both assured me that the conversation was dealt with in a professional manner. They were also correct in stating that our licensing policy does not allow...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Nice pub with simple good food. Staff are lovely but there aren't enough of them serving at the bar. The decoration has seen better days - it's desperately needing refurbished. There are places where the wall paper is coming off the walls, damaged chairs, broken...More

1  Thank SansAlcohol
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Hi thank you for your feedback on your recent visit. All feedback is taken on board to help drive the business in the future and we will look at your comments. Thanks again

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

So brought our friends from isle of wight and although a 45 minutes wait for food it was amazing i must say . Seems there food back to how it used to be . Great to see . Very busy tonight so the very few...More

1  Thank Deano7719
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for your response and feedback on our pub. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your food and also appreciate the feedback on waiting times. Thanks again

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Im here now at the bar 1 person serving 8 ppl waiting to be served and the person at the bar is so miserable its unreal . 17.50pm what has happened to this place lately . Look at my previoua reviews for the white hef...More

3  Thank Deano7719
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Deano thanks for your feedback about the pub again. We do try to put enough staff on to manage the pub, but some times it can get busy at unexpected times and we just have to do our best at times like that. I...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Have just visited the heifer for Sunday with my family. We had two beef Sunday dinners, lamb shoulder and a rack of ribs. The beef dinner was absolutely gorgeous- the meat being tender and melt in the mouth and the vegetables were really nice too....More

Thank 52Laura
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thank you for your feedback it is much appreciated. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience and look forward to seeing you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 462464
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