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Maralena's - CLOSED

3 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AJ, England
+44 1388 773541
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
27 Sep 2014
“Food glorious food”
24 Sep 2014
“a great surprise”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Italian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AJ, England
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

Absolutely spot on, dinner time special 3 courses for £7.95. The food was beautiful the service was excellent very nice family who run the restaurant. Have also been for the steak night which was fantastic and excellent value at £11.95 for 3 courses.

1  Thank NikRob
Reviewed 25 September 2014

We booked the restaurant because of location, we had been to the restaurant before with the old owners and it was ok ,but with the new owners attention to detail and great food made the night a great surprise,

3  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

Just eaten here with my wife who is a vegetarian. Lovely presented courses and one of the leanest best steaks I've ever had. Great value as well even though it was not the special night. We will be visiting again when we are in Shildon....More

1  Thank Jamessingo
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Are here a few times and dining in the food is great. Has amazing lunch and week day deals. However takeaway portions (pasta) (potatoe skins) are tiny when compared to dining in yet charged at same price. Fancy a nice meal out then come here...More

1  Thank AJFOST
Reviewed 20 June 2014

I went in a few times after recommending it to my friends I notice the potions sizes were massively smaller, there was no pizza! This is disappointing for an Italian not to have pizza I though it was made fresh? Obviously if they run out...More

1  Thank StaceyM14
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Have been once when it opened in 2013 so thought we would try again!! Very disappointed with the food! The seafood platter was so overcooked you could not chew the squid or tuna! all was overcooked and the vegetable accompanyment was stone cold&parsnips could not...More

1  Thank Marjorie L
Reviewed 18 April 2014

For a while we've been meaning to try this local restaurant and finally we got to do it on Sunday April 13, 2014. The good thing about our experience was the fact that the closed sign was up at our arrival but the staff went...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Visited Cafe Limone to try the lunch time specials...3 courses for £3.95. What a brilliant deal this is. I thought the portions would be small because of the price but I was wrong. The portion sizes are more than enough. You can choose from soup...More

1  Thank Nicola T
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Returned many times to this place superb food, staff can't do enough for you and very friendly. Had the sea bass today and it was stunning five stars all round!!

Thank Bellemorte
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Maralenas and Savinos do not exist anymore, It has been taken over and is now Cafe Limone. As Cafe Limone it is rather excellent - great value, great service- wonderful food. I have reviewed Cafe Limone separetely You can check out Cafe Limone reviews on...More

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Restaurant Details

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USD 33 - USD 41
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Main Street, Shildon, Bishop Auckland DL4 1AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Bishop Auckland  >  Shildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 773541
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