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The Turks Head



US$4 - US$6
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a somewhat regular to this pub for a number of years, i feel the recent change in managemant and staffing has somewhat taken the soul that i remember from this pub. The recent price rises are pricing out any of the old clientell, however...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mattylaaaad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll start out with a positive, young lad Sam was lovely and great to chat to as always, have come here for years now and was always a positive of the pub, however after the new manager has taken over the service has gone down,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Called for drinks only and was made welcome. A bit short of character for such an old place and some refurbishment is needed..

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brisca01
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This pub has become our local. Friendly bar staff and cheap drinks. Most beers and lagers are under £3 and you can have an extra 25ml measure of most spirits for £1. I have not recently eaten in this pub but the interior has been...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank loubaz
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is an ok pub. It appears to be more of a locals drinking place rather than for visitors, the regulars clustered around the bar discussing who was barred and how it had kicked off the previous night which the casual customer may find off...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alistairrobinson1977
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

No food served after 3pm so walked straight out. Went across the road instead Seemed ok other than that

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cuth1980
Reviewed 12 August 2018

After visiting the castle with my parents we needed somewhere to eat. Walking along the high street the first place we came across was closed so we decided to go to the second (which was The Turks Head across the road) and very glad we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chris W
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Since moving to the area myself and my family are becoming quite the little regulars! Cheap food but of good quality. Sunday's dinner is the nicest in the area in our opinion and the price is a bonus! Plus free Wi-Fi and a quiet little...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Having been a frequent visitor to Barnard Castle for the last 15 years for some reason we had never visited the Turks Head. We always had the impression of a dark unwelcoming pub. However some friends arranged to meet us there and to our suprise...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Paul P
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had visited Bowes museum and had nipped into Barnard Castle for a walk round and ended up in the Turks head for lunch . I had the lasagne with chips and my partner had a Tuna panini and chips . £9.95....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Fazertony
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5 November 2015|
Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
Dont think so but the coop is only 100 metres up the street.
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