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The White Heifer That Travelled

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West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
+44 1325 462464
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Darlington, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Above average meals in a warm and cosy surrounding,clientele are of older generation,no footy no riffraff good place to take the family

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Thank anonamous691
DARLINGTON
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the meal was very poor but the worst thing were the staff they were sat at a table near and swearing and talking about other staff i found this totaly horrid they should not have been allowed to sit even off duty and talk about the place being rubbish and how much they hated there jobs we would not go... More 

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Thank ivy42
Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we called in yesterday lunch time after being out shopping , order was for 2 sunday lunches , we was told the options and chose beef and pork meals when they came the pork was belly pork told the waiter this and he told us its pork and that's how they serve it, it was under cooked as it was... More 

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Thank teesdale2
Durham, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

returning to this pub again with a friend we were not dissapointed. The offer of buy 2 meals and get cheapest free is brilliant and the food was lush, the pub is warm friendly and clean. the staff are all efficient and nothings too much bother, the food arrived quickly and was hot and tasty. would defiantly recommend and will... More 

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Thank 5tracie
Spennymoor
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the ideal pub to have lunch in on the way to Darlington hospital. My husband and I got here about 12:15 and it was quite - I don't think the heavy rain would have helped. As it's part of a chain and having eaten at a few of these pubs and not been too impressed, it was a... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we have eaten here quite been times, as it is only about a mile from where we live, food is good, pretty fast service, and staff are very helpful, can get quite busy especially at weekends, and kids holidays though.

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1 Thank Phil M
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a number of occasions and the difference between the staff is unreal. Depending on the staff it can either be great or utter ####. It's a regular chain pub with your usual menu and decor, clean and tidy, but could do with a bit of a spruce up.

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Thank No1waggi
Hampshire, England
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222 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairly typical chain pub fayre. Reasonable portions and nicely cooked. Slight problem with the pricing however. Prices are all pretty high on the basis that the meals are 2 for the price of 1. this works ok if your party is an even number but odd numbers are clearly penalised. We were a group of 3, so say no more.

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Thank Dakles
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went for lunch, with my family and must admit, when I saw the prices, I thought it was expensive, but then when I realised it was buy one get one free, my mind changed, and I realised it was great value for money. The staff were very friendly and helpful, especially as I had my elderly grandma with me. The... More 

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Wednesday lunch of tender and perfectly cooked lamb chops - one medium and one well done. Standard decor, reasonable menu and drinks list. Convenient location just off A1, which we were looking for on way down from Edinburgh to Midlands. Plenty of parking on new estate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?