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Across from the Mercure hotel you´ll find this little place. Wonderful staff and surprisingly good... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Location adjacent to Mercure Darlington

If you're staying at the hotel, this is a great location and bar for an afterwork drink. It's... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
18 Jul 2018
“Fab pub! ”
9 Jul 2018
“Lovely little pub”
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37-38 Priestgate, Darlington DL1 1NG, England
+44 1325 467619
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a drink with my fiancé - friendly team, decent pint and good atmosphere - what more could you ask for?? Thanks!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere with fantastic staff. Locals are friendly and welcoming. A range of well priced drinks available to suit all. 10/10 would recommend!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

10/10 would definitely visit again. Lovely staff all very friendly and welcoming. Best pint served in Darlingtons oldest pub.

Thank Bettypublover85
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely little pub, staff are pleasant and give you a warm welcome. Worth dropping in for a few tipples.

2  Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Brilliant friendly staff that are always willing to chat. Could do with a lick of paint but thats an easy fix.

2  Thank AaronH2094
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Called in here to escape from the November cold. A nice warm atmosphere in a cosy traditional pub atmosphere. Met Sarah who seemed really nice and welcoming. Will call in for a pint again soon next time i'm in the area

2  Thank PubStroler1
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The wife and I were out shopping and decided to have a drink whilst the Mrs rested her feet. Past a few pubs walking from the shopping centre but all looked modern but unappealing. We spotted the Red Lion and we were not disappointed. Stayed...More

2  Thank Chris7957
Reviewed 8 November 2017

stopped in here before heading back to newcastle for a quick drink and a bite to eat. really enjoyed the food and the staff were great. thanks alot

1  Thank Lenore5
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Across from the Mercure hotel you´ll find this little place. Wonderful staff and surprisingly good lunch. We hade fish and chips and we were all pleased.

1  Thank Kimmen1
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

If you're staying at the hotel, this is a great location and bar for an afterwork drink. It's easily accessible to anyone in town center.

1  Thank heatherhP9773BQ
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