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$$ - $$$
British, Bar
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25 Front Street, Lanchester DH7 0LA, England
+44 1207 520376
08:00 - 00:00
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Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Mon - Wed 08:00 - 20:00
Thu 08:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booking a table is advisible at this small restaurant in a tiny village in County Durham. I ordered king prawns in garlic sauce served with sticky rice. My man had hot chicken curry. Curry's have chillies added to suit your taste. Pushing the boat out we ordered dessert too. Best half had pudding with custard while I had raspberry cheesecake... More 

Thank Julie L
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you ever get a chance you have to book a Prosecco lunch at Crinnions, two course lunch with Prosecco between 3 and 5. The staff, food, and the flowing Prosecco made for a fantastic day out and if that wasn't enough a live singer at 6.00 the place was full yet you were looked after so well. Can't wait... More 

Thank clared6319
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I keep being drawn back to Crinnions for one simple reason, the Sunday Lunches are always consistently good, best I've had in the local area. The only gripe I've got is the place is really untidy and dirty and lacking some TLC... It's not a good 1st impression when you walk in, Crinnions are going for the combination of the... More 

Thank andyZ
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I have eaten here many times before and we have never been disappointed! We usually order steaks and these are complimented with the most delicious homemade chips and onion rings. The steaks are priced as you would expect for a decent cut of meat and you know it's going to be fresh from their own butchers. This... More 

Thank Cat M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

2 couples dining , Food was amazing, we the girls had fillet steak which was lush cooked to perfection, the guys had the mixed grill which was fantastic , desserts were awesome !! Staff are friendly and helpful , service was great , I can't recommend this place enough we've been here quite a few times now and every time... More 

Thank janewing1275
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

1st visit, I had the Full English with tea and toast and it was delicious, lovely surroundings and attentive staff I will definitely be back.

Thank Jelsef
Co Durham
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A fantastic Christmas lunch, brilliant organisation, fab atmosphere & the best food, enjoyed by everyone. Well done to all the hard working staff !!

Thank Hopey_9
Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

My part and I visited here last weekend Ina recommendation and it lived up to its reputation. The food was excellent my partner had a steak and said it was the best steak he has had in years. The staff were freindly and very efficient.

Thank isobelkirk
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Food is always very tasty! Great service, good atmosphere. Recent visit I chose to have the steak night deal, Sirloin steak was the nicest I've had!

Thank Amy O
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Some of the best steak we have eaten this year. Friendly staff and brilliant service. Cannot be faulted!

Thank bigmal_7

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
British, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Front Street, Lanchester DH7 0LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Lanchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 520376

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?