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The Bridgewater Arms

Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
+44 1325 730302
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (38 reviews)
“dover sole” (13 reviews)
“scallops” (16 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had visited the Bridgewater Arms many times during the 80s, but had only been once in probably the last 25 years because of living and working abroad. My wife and I visited in late December (just before New Year weekend), and despite arriving at...More

Thank markdawsonsmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we visit the Bridgwater Arms, there’s always a warm welcome and excellent food/service. On a cold evening, the real fire was roaring away and the heating was on. We shared a mixed seafood platter which was delicious, followed by sea bass with a...More

Thank Christine018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

8 of us went for New Years Eve. The food was excellent , very tasty and attractively served. A very good choice of starters , main courses and sweets. Very good service and pleasant atmosphere. Not cheap but good value for money. We will be...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wish this was walking distance rather than20 mins drive away We would be there at least weekly otherwise Amazing food and customer service Make sure you book to avoid disappointment The cheese soufflé sitting in a puddle of cheese sauce is to die for...More

Thank TeesdaleMudpies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've not wanted to let anyone know about this fantastic restaurant! The food is wonderful So fresh and each dish is superbly cooked by Paul and his staff. My favourite is; beef carpaccio followed by Dover sole with capers and prawns, my husband had 6...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Headed up to this restaurant as it is one of our favourites. We all had excellent meals. I had crevettes and a steak which were both gorgeous. Many thanks to all the staff too who are unobtrusive but friendly and efficient.

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant in Winston with charm and great food served by pleasant staff. Had a gorgeous meal of Dover Sole followed by a light and fluffy well cooked soufflé for my birthday treat. Everything was absolutely perfect except the vegetables were served in what seemed...More

Thank Kasuku2014
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch and was really impressed by all aspects of The Bridgewater Arms. We ate in the bar which is cosy and welcoming and enjoyed the warmth from the log burning fire. I had the rib eye steak which was cooked to perfection and...More

Thank PeterR
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve dined hear in the past and always said it’s probley my favourite place to eat in Darlington so tonight me and the wife was child free and decided to experience this fine dining again So again we was welcomed once we arrived by the...More

Thank Darlofinest
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We went to winston for a walk and noticed this pub which looked so nice we decided we just had to go back and try it. We turned up on a Friday night in winter, not thinking we would need to book but it was...More

Thank Dawn H
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2 August 2016|
Response from sisteriris | Reviewed this property |
If you give them a call they can accommodate. For example, gluten- free bread can be supplied plus dishes adapted but best to give them some notice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$88
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Winston
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 730302
  • E-mail
Restaurant and Pub Food at its Best in Beautiful Teesdale Come and enjoy delicious pub food, highest quality restaurant dining or taste the best of Timothy Taylors fine ales in historic surrounding at The Bridgewater Arms, Winston in Teesdale restaurant and village pub. Our excellent cuisine, varied menu and wonderful ambience combine to provide you with a memorable dining experience. If you like eating out, good pub food, an interesting restaurant menu, the best seafood around, tasty real ales and fine wines, then try dining out at The Bridgewater Arms at Winston.
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