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The Bay Horse

28 West Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PE, England
+44 1325 312312
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (38 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 West Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PE, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve been going to this pub/ restaurant for over forty years now and seen quite a few owners come and go, but it’s always been great. I’ve been three times in the last few months after being away for about a year. The present owner...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for dinner on the off chance as my husband arrived home and was hungry. Have had many meals here in the past and always good quality food that is very tasty. Our wait was a little longer than usual to get a table...More

Thank Sarah-JaneJackman
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The staff are very helpful and friendly. The food is beautiful, home cooked pub food. It's a very popular restaurant so you should really call for a table ...just to be sure. Well worth a visit

Thank davenmici
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Just been to the Bay Horse at Heighington for the Sunday carvery, excellent meal and not at all expensive. The food is lovely and plentiful and the staff are friendly and helpful, service is very efficient and the chef/ Carver is very polite. For the...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Thanks for bringing back the Sunday carvery, great choice of meats beef, pork loin and turkey as well as a fabulous range of veg. Yorkshire puddings are enormous. Great value for £9.50. Love the lunch menu available till 6pm. Looking forward to the new dinner...More

Thank Ahmeekpam
Reviewed 1 November 2017

There is ample car parking and friendly helpful staff to look after you. The food is excellent and the portions are generous. I would recommend the traditional Roast Beef dinner as it was the best that I have ever tasted. As somebody else stated the...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This is our second visit to The Bay Horse A Great British Pub, very friendly staff who are also very helpful Wide selection of Beers and a great Sunday Roast carvery lovely food This how Pubs should be Would definitely recommend

Thank phillip b
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Popped in for a meal with family yesterday afternoon. The ale tasted good, the food was good and fresh with good sized portions (even on the 2 courses for £10 menu)87 and finally the staff had the wonderful combination of being both professional and good...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Last minute reservation as a 4 on Friday evening. Staff were very friendly and accommodating for a picky eater such as myself! The food was delicious, felt like a proper homecooked meal with a modern touch to it with the way it was presented. I...More

Thank MrsPaterson14
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Only managed to stay for one drink, the unpleasant odour within the pub drove us out. Very shabby. The outside looked lovely, the location was attractive, all let down by the sad and shabby interior.

Thank Jenjenxx2
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Questions & Answers
17 March 2017|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
there is a good selection of food ranging from Fish and chips to coq au vin
Janice S
26 January 2015|
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Response from Dissapointed300 | Reviewed this property |
I can assure you that the Pub can be accessed from both front and rear by wheelchairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 West Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Newton Aycliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 312312
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