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The Pavillion

Iveston Lane, Consett DH8 7TE, England
+44 1207 509144
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crispy duck” (10 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (26 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Iveston Lane, Consett DH8 7TE, England
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1 - 10 of 689 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is very popular and attracts alot of large parties. Unfortunately it gets really noisy and sometimes roudy! The menus have not really changed since it opened in the 1980s. The set menus are pricey and the food bland and mass produced.

2  Thank Annette H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At £16.95 per head for what we call a businessman’s lunch we expected it to be a bit special, sadly it isn’t. Soup was nice, but Chinese soup generally is. We chose mixed won tons they had no filling just crisp shapes. The main was...More

Thank mn5153
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited The Pavilion very recently for a weekday lunch. We were visiting relatives in the area - and although we had heard about this restaurant we hadn't visited it before. We weren't disappointed. It really seems to be out of the way, with an...More

Thank julietdobson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a meal to celebrate our daughters birthday. Agreed beforehand that they would let us put banners and balloons up. No problem at all. We've been before and while the food was nice we didn't find it fantastic. However this time we all agreed...More

Thank Copperknickers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister in law had a birthday party for her 50th but we also wanted to take her out for a nice meal and well have to say the pavilion has always been excellent and they again did not disappoint. From the moment you walk...More

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited many times and it used to be something special, upon last visit i have to say the restaurant was cold heating not on, the spare ribs were poor and the mains were average at best. Restaurant was not busy and our party felt rushed...More

4  Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently for lunchtime menu. The food is lovely & staff friendly too. We had nice relaxed meal food well presented nice portion sizes. Birthday girl also got nice icecream treat with candle too!

Thank maidmarion1005
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My family and visited on a Saturday lunchtime. Staff were excellent, very attentive bit not overwhelmingly so. Food was top drawer. Would definitely go again.

Thank Brett H
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the pavilion ..food is always amazing never had a bad meal there yet. Service is excellent....all staff are brilliant....top class food/service and ambiance

Thank Rondy2014
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Another visit to the Pavillion and another great meal, this restaurant consistently produces top quality meals in a tremendous atmosphere, always busy yet never crowded, great food with great staff in a top restaurant must be tried to be appreciated.

Thank Trippersrus
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7 November 2017|
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Response from Brett H | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I did not see any English options. Regards
Helen R
20 July 2017|
Response from BevNewcastle | Reviewed this property |
Yes my sister is gluten free . Chicken sweet corn soup , lots of main meals , chicken on aperitif menu and ask for lettuce for the duck. Just tell the staff they are very helpful
william r
13 February 2017|
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Response from mark r | Reviewed this property |
Soup then choice of starters then main and rice and coffee £16.50 pp but you can upgrade to prawns and different stuff we go on night times as well get soup starters and share a main you get loads
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Iveston Lane, Consett DH8 7TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Consett
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 509144
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