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The Cricketers Arms

48-50 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8BH, England
+44 1833 908060
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A nice enough pub.

The Cricketers Arms is a pleasant, ordinary pub. The decor is simple with a refreshing lack of... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Excellent value and quality steak night

Called in on a Tuesday night - no reservation, made to feel welcome immediately. Had a rump steak... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Eddie T
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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Traditional High Street Pub with a great selection of Real ales, Craft beer, wine and spirits not to mention our fantastic homemade grub.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday lunch” (6 reviews)
“quick drink” (3 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
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48-50 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8BH, England
+44 1833 908060
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Cricketers Arms is a pleasant, ordinary pub. The decor is simple with a refreshing lack of modernist pretensions, and there was a warm and cosy atmosphere. Fire in the grate and football on the telly - just the job on a cold and frosty...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Called in on a Tuesday night - no reservation, made to feel welcome immediately. Had a rump steak, veg and chips cooked to perfection, bottle of delicious house wine, £20 for two people. This had to be the best value for money meal in a...More

Thank Eddie T
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Had family round so dropped into the pub on the off-chance. as we are new to the area. Great choice as we all have quite different tastes so we put the menu to the test. Every one had a great meal, I particularly liked the...More

1  Thank Philip J
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Tring to find a pub meal in Castle Barnard is rediculous the place is full of tea shops. Came across Cricketers Arms, what a place, really good food I had a steak done to perfection and my wife had a venison pie, her comment was...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Stopped off for a spot of sunday lunch after touring around Teesdale busy ,but not to full The sunday lunches had a choose of Hen, Cow or Pig, this was the way it was written on the menu i choose cow and the large option,which...More

Thank Gordon E
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We met up with friends to go to High Force and on the way back decided to stop for food in Barnard Castle. Slight snag - very few places do food on a Sunday night. A friendly local recommended the Cricketers as it was dog...More

Thank MrsLCH2014
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We had arrived at a local campsite earlier in the afternoon and had looked up some places to eat at before leaving home. The Cricketers Arms wasn't one of them but my son had seen the details in the reception of the campsite and so...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Open everyday except Monday. Good food served at a reasonable price and bonus of live music on Friday night and Karaoke on Saturday

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing and staff are so friendly...couldn't recommend enough and prices are very reasonable

Thank Debhol22
Reviewed 12 June 2017

went for a drink and something to eat on a Saturday time - had been recommended as dog friendly and good food. Warm welcome on arrival and the tables/areas we could sit with the dog were pointed out to us. Fresh water was also made...More

Thank fryd683
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