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The Brinkburn

Lady Kathryn Grove, Darlington DL3 0YR, England
+44 1325 464309
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
“steak” (17 reviews)
“surf and turf” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
Lady Kathryn Grove, Darlington DL3 0YR, England
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we popped in for Sunday lunch the family did, but I didn't fancy it, so I thought I would just have a burger big mistake, see the picture I ordered a large and see what they brought out, it was a total joke, they brought...More

Thank Craigveryhappy
KarenD5381, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. I am sorry that we did not meet your expectations this time. You can be assured we have taken your comments on board and these have been discussed with my team. Feedback like yours is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t go wrong if you want a good atmosphere, good food & friendly staff, we come here regularly now & cannot fault it, great selection of drinks too, would recommend to anyone wanting a reasonably priced meal & we will be back soon 😀

Thank pixiepotter
KarenD5381, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. Glad that you are enjoying your time with us and we are looking forward seeing you soon. Regards Team Brinkburn

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent medium rare steak served on a skillet with all the trimmings. Sticky toffee pudding or chocolate fudge cake a must. Staff excellent and will tell you if there is a wait for food service.

Thank janemccrossan
Karen D, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for your review. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Karen & The Team

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We went for a week end in Newcastle and had lunch here on Saturday, which consisted of sharing plates. 10/10 for presentation, atmosphere, service, amazing value and food tasted wonderful. Then we had the roast for dinner on Sunday. Undoubtedly the best Sunday roast ever....More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Great place lovely food too clean and tidy place staff are really friendly and helpful and the atmosphere is good too

Thank kirstyw26
Karen D, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit here with us and I hope we will see you again soon. Best Regards Team Brinkburn

Reviewed 3 September 2018

decided to go to the brink burn instead off fish and chips ordered steak pie and mash with peas .my partner had scampi and chips very nice can recommend for lunch look out for the specials, food and service very good will go again .

Thank Gary A
Karen D, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. Glad you enjoyed your lunch with us and we hope to see you again soon Regards Karen

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Visited today, about 2.30pm, for late lunch. Staff very friendly and very efficient. Meals delivered very quickly, and hot. At least two members of staff came to our table to check the meals were ok. The lady who served us, sorry, do not know her...More

Thank bluestones_12
Karen D, General Manager at The Brinkburn, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Hi, thank you very much for taking your time to review us. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and we will pass on your kind words to the team. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Karen

Reviewed 1 August 2018

We are regulars at The Brinkburn and the food is almost always good. This time it wasn't. My wife got the chicken tikka and almost choked on what seemed to be some packaging. When we told the waitress, she said it happened to someone else...More

Thank Keith4529
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Another fabulous quiz night with friends and family with good food and fun quiz would only have been better if we had won!!! 😁

Review collected in partnership with Greene King
Thank Jet646552
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Went for a meal with family and ordered the steak. The menu clearly shows it comes with a good amount of mushrooms and onions. When my meal came there was a pathetic amount of onions and 1 small mushroom cut in half. I raised this...More

Thank David S
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rugbyfanjack
26 October 2018|
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Response from Karen D | Property representative |
Hi, the quiz starts at 8.30pm on a Sunday. Hope to see you there. Regards Team Brinkburn
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emilyhoehne01
28 February 2017|
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Response from Sue D | Reviewed this property |
Yes i think so but u can always ring and ask staff brill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lady Kathryn Grove, Darlington DL3 0YR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 464309
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