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The Old England

Front Street, Chester-le-Street DH3 4JB, England
+44 191 388 4505
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Good value basic menu

You can get a decent meal including Sunday lunch for a reasonable price. The menu is standard ( no... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Su T
,
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
via mobile
Ignorant staff

The staff have a the opinion they are doing you a favour, our booked us on for a surprise party... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
ckanthn
,
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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11 Jul 2017
“Good value basic menu”
19 Apr 2017
“Ignorant staff”
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Front Street, Chester-le-Street DH3 4JB, England
+44 191 388 4505
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

You can get a decent meal including Sunday lunch for a reasonable price. The menu is standard ( no gourmet or fine dining options) but is well cooked. Friendly service too. The pub has a lounge and bar and both are a god size. A...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

The staff have a the opinion they are doing you a favour, our booked us on for a surprise party . and to be honest the pub would have been empty without our party .but the staff were awful , surly , rude , sarcastic...More

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Missloufinn, Owner at The Old England, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

May I ask when this happened please

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Embarrassingly poor. Very busy with kids running allover, maybe the staff should be telling their parents for them to not do so as it's an accident waiting to happen. The main focus now seems to be those who takeaway Sunday lunches as those who dine...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Had been a while back and wasn't too impressed but seems to be under new managment so gave it another go. Very well priced, food was great! Good sized portion, fresh veg and meat. For a family of 6 fussy eaters all plates were cleared....More

Thank Sarah G
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

We called for an evening meal recently and had a lovely meal - chicken sizzlers @£9 each.They were served with real chips and rice.The drinks are reasonably priced ie carling 2.60 a pint, john smiths 2.50 a pint.There is sometimes a wait if there are...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2016

I have been to the Old England today for lunch and my daughter and I really enjoyed what we had. The food was excellent and the service. The food was hot fresh and homemade lovely. For a village Pub it is excellent I just hope...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Ordered food 12.55 then told at 14.20 no beef left so ordered turkey 14.55 still no dinners so cancelled !!!! poor bar staff run raggered very disorganised management need to take control no wonder there have been so many owners .....very poor service .....very disappointed...More

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Been here today for Sunday lunch...and it was lovely..meat was nice...lots of veg...The gravy a little salty for me but on the whole a nice family meal..ordered a kids chocolate cake for dessert...wow had to ask for more spoons..I have reviewed here before as the...More

2  Thank DEKDurham
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Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Saturday night they have live bands or singers. They obviously set high standards, as Fran was brought in all the way from Leeds. Both bar (at the back, where the band plays) and lounge (the front) are large and well lit, and the bar is...More

Thank Hugo M
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Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Food not good at all...defiantly needs a look at. Most certainly won't visit again in a hurry. Credit card machine broken broken till in the lounge side..youngsters running the show!!

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shirleydurham
27 February 2016|
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Response from maryjane140 | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure why as I know of customers ringing direct. Sorry can't help but if I can later I will
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shirleydurham
27 February 2016|
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Response from Missloufinn | Reviewed this property |
The number they are using is a temporary one Its on their Facebook page where you can contact them on there aswell. I can't post number on here :s won't let me sorry
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