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Seven Stars Inn

High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
+44 191 384 8454
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“liver” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent and the staff very helpful. We found the staff attentive without being over the top and the food delicious and very reasonably priced. A really lovely place with a great atmosphere. Would happily eat there again.More

Thank Kim S
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kim S Thanks for taking the time to write this great review for us, my team are happy you enjoyed the service and food. We hope you visit again in the next time you are in the area. Many Thanks Peter and team Seven...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I eat here every other Sunday lunchtime and it never disappoints. The food is consistently very good with frequent “specials” introduced such as lamb shank or this week was chicken with a delicious mushroom sauce. Service is consistently excellent despite a recent...More

Thank Richard H
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Richard H Thank you for taking the time to write this great review, its good to know that people appreciate our service as well as our wonderful food. We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday and many more tines in the future. Many...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

The five of us dined here and were blown away by the friendliness, excellent food and value for money. The staff and chef went the extra mile to accommodate the dietary needs of one of our party that has a nut and egg allergy. The...More

Thank John H
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hi John H Thank you so much for writing this wonderful review, taking the time to see to your parties dietary needs was our pleasure we aim to make everyone's visit a enjoyable one. I'm still smiling at your explanation for cricket to your american...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I have been to the Seven Stars more than 20 times in the last year or so, mostly with my elderly aunt and uncle. Being a Durham City resident, I have also been to most of the other pub/restaurants in the area. The reason we...More

Thank Stephen A
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Hi Stephen A Thank you for your wonderful review I know my team and I really appreciate the the time you have taken to write this. We're glad you enjoy the service and the food and hope you keep returning, again many thanks we hope...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Hubby and I were camping nearby and because of the deplorable weather decided to treat ourselves to a meal, there was a good choice of pubs in the locality but I don't think we could have chosen better. We booked a table online and because...More

Thank LadyDon
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi LadyDon, Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review, we're glad you enjoyed the menu and the food (the black pudding is my personal favorite). And the smaller appetites is a popular part of our menu (as you could imagine...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

A very nice place to stay.The meals were really nice. I had fish and chips which was very tasty and the fish was huge. The bar staff and restaurant staff were all very nice and really helpful. We booked in for 1 night with evening...More

1  Thank paulsmith171173
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi Paul, Thanks for taking the time to write us such a great review ( I can only imagine how busy you are at Pickwicks), Its always nice to see a good review from a fellow business owner. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

I stayed overnight at the Inn with my wife, during which we had a couple of drinks in the afternoon, popped out for an hour or so, then came back for an evening meal followed by more drinks, before bed then had breakfast in the...More

Thank Chris C
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hi ChrisC_Durham Its nice to hear you and your wife had a great visit, and a nice meal at the Seven Stars. I can remember you been in (I hope the house was in a suitable state when you got back home after the party?)....More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

It is a nice place very welcoming. I felt that the menu was very limited and rather expensive . Good for people with dogs as you can take them into the bar area.

1  Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Short notice booking on Friday evening for what as a really beautiful meal. Main course of game pie, which was beautifully tender and tasty, wild boar sausages and a more than ample, well made fish and chips. The following morning we were still talking about...More

Thank liverpoolfan2016
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi Liverpoolfan2016 Thank you for taking the time to leave us the great review, everyone here at the Seven Stars Inn our over the moon with the comments you have left. I'm glad you enjoyed the new menu and glad you liked the fact that...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Booked this hotel for a one night stay because it was reasonably priced. It is an old coach house which I would say is in need of some renovation. It has a nice bar area and restaurant but I wouldn't recommend staying here. Our toilet...More

Thank PeteNorthWestUK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Shincliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 191 384 8454
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