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The Cricketers Arms

48-50 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8BH, England
+44 1833 908060
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Fantastic

Its been a long time since we have been at Barnard Castle and just happen to stumble on this great... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
alibruna
via mobile
Rude

We visited the pub on Saturday 28th April as part of our weekend of birthday celebrations. The... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Tinatetley
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday lunch” (8 reviews)
“the pub” (5 reviews)
“lasagna” (2 reviews)
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48-50 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8BH, England
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+44 1833 908060
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Its been a long time since we have been at Barnard Castle and just happen to stumble on this great pub. Sorry but I cant remember the two ladies names but thank you so much for making us feel at home. Even our greyhound enjoyed...More

Thank alibruna
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the pub on Saturday 28th April as part of our weekend of birthday celebrations. The intention being to watch the football and a meeting place for us all to gather at for lunch However the first arrivals were treated very rudely by the...More

Thank Tinatetley
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

£5.95 or £7.95 for large Sunday lunch you can’t be robbed. Excellent Sunday lunch served by friendly staff with a glass of red made a perfect Sunday. Will definitely be back

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Excellent home cooked Sunday lunch, have been a number of times and never disappointed. Booking is recommended but not essential. They also do takeaways.

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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
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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
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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

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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
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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
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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
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