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The Orangery

Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
+44 1325 729999
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (12 reviews)
“scallops” (12 reviews)
Closes in 14 min
07:00 - 10:00All hours
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Rockliffe and had friends over for a dinner at The Orangery, we had become interested in the tasting menu, and we where not disappointed. The kitchen skillfully played with tastes, textures and temperatures in such way that it was a true delight to...More

Thank Nicolas H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is awesome, just saying. And whilst staying there I decided to opt for the 9 course tasting menu, which was a little different from the norm in that it was completely secret and each course came out as a surprise. The presentation was...More

Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and friendly efficient service. Food was even better than our last visit. Nice wine list quite pricey. It's all a pleasure to come here.

Thank bigfoodie1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to The Orangery and we hope to return. It is a lovely environment inside and out, excellent service, and Michelin quality food. One of us had the mixed taster menu and one the vegetarian taster menu. Both were superb. The...More

Thank BassettHound33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cant fault anything about this restaurant or hotel - i have dined at many places throughout the country and have to say this was the best i have experienced - nothing can be faulted service, food or drink - an experience we should all...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We haven't ate here for an evening meal but had breakfast several times. Very good quality and standard of food. Service is as expected for this place. Looking forward to going back!

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

On the recommendation of the GM, we opted for the vegetarian tasting menu and we were totally impressed. Richard Allen has created some lovely dishes and must say, this was one of best tasting menus we have had. All the dishes were delicious, well presented,...More

Thank Joe64
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had two fantastic breakfasts in the Orangery during our stay at Rockcliffe Hall. The restaurant is very well run with lots of staff present. The full English was great as was the smoked haddock and avocado on toast. Fresh orange juice is offered on...More

Thank p c
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We went on a Friday evening for the tasting menu, this was a special deal for 7 courses and 3 glasses of wine for £60 a bargain. food was very good and we were allowed to amend the wines ( my wife doesn't drink red...More

Thank JGraham12
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Had a over night stay at Rockcliffe then lovely breakfast in this outstanding room with great service and lovely good food followed by a walk around the grounds of Rockcliffe.

Thank markeland2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$47 - US$102
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rockliffe Park Hurworth-On-Tees, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington DL2 2DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington  >  Hurworth-on-Tees
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 729999
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