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Valentine's Restaurant

11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
+44 1833 637146
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
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Open Now
11:30 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
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1 - 10 of 373 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Welcomed by courteous staff, a small friendly restaurant which has such a warm aura about it. The menu is not exhaustive but it’s plentiful. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank TheNunnster
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review and kind words. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Mark and Arthur

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Made with a butternut squash and chilli, it’s tremendous. Stop whatever you’re doing and go and have some, or anything it’s all great.

Thank martygreaves
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you Martygreaves for you fantastic review, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future for some more Mac and Cheese !! Kind regards Mark

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Went to Valentine’s yesterday and we were in a rush. Asked the owner what was quick and he replied we are fast, choose what you want. Both of us chose the crispy bacon sandwich, which was utterly fabulous. The food came really quickly and even...More

1  Thank Vivalavida01
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much for your fabulous review it’s alway great to here such positive feedback and that our love for the restaurant shows through our customer service. Kind regards Mark and Arthur

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Food well cooked and very appetizing, staff extremely pleasant and hardworking. Home made coleslaw was delicious, Good choice of gluten free food.

Thank joolz24601
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Mark and Arthur

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Great food, with lots to choose from on the menu plus a specials board. The service was very good and the staff were very friendly. Would happily recommend.

Thank MeanMrMustard2014
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for your great review, we all love getting such great feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards Mark and Arthur

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Went in for late lunch. Quite a few items on menu unavailable. Staff obviously in a rush to go home. Food ok nowt flash but felt had to swallow it down quickly. More smiles guys pleaseMore

Thank essexgal2015
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

I personally served every customer last week on the lunchtimes and going off your profile picture and my CCTV can state you haven’t eaten in my Restaurant. Your statement about having no food left is also false, we didn’t run out of any items on...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We popped in for lunch today and as ever a friendly greeting, plenty of choice with a specials menu. The restaurant is comfy, not formal or stuffy with nice decor. The food was gorgeous - light bites - really? But we struggled through - all...More

Thank suee1232015
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Wow what a lovely review we really appreciate you taking the time out to write it. Thank you for the comments and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I just love this place, grace, Mark and arthur are exceptional at customer service, the food is outstanding, great value for money. The wine is lovely and the atmosphere is so relaxed. As always thank you so much and see you all soonMore

Thank Tori G
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review and it’s always our pleasure to look after you both. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future and please accept my apologies for such a late reply. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Just had a meal here tonight with my husband. Can't fault it as always. Service fantastic very welcoming and friendly. The food as always was lush I had Mac sweet potato cheese with sage and chilli all I can say is wow it was gorgeous....More

Thank TracyF316
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for your fantastic review and please accept my apologies for taking so long to respond. We have just done the new Autumn Menus and you’ll be pleased to know the Mac Cheese is now a permanent main dish. All of us really appreciated...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018

Warm, friendly welcome from a lovely young lady who serves drinks and takes orders (sorry didn't catch her name). Menu with a good range of choice plus specials board. MY wife opted for a chilli chicken tortilla with chicken in garlic & cream sauce for...More

Thank Steve B
Marks30, Owner at Valentine's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you Steve B for your glowing review. It’s great to hear how well received the new Cider and chicken dishes are going down. Please accept my apologies for the late response. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future to sample...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 637146
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