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The Cricketers Arms

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Godo prices

The Cricketers Arms is a local pub in Barnard Castle. The prices are very reasonable on beer and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joyce P
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Sunday Lunch

Just had Sunday Lunch at the cricketers good service good food and not expensive well worth the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunday lunch”(9 reviews)
“the pub”(5 reviews)
“lasagna”(2 reviews)
Traditional High Street Pub with a great selection of Real ales, Craft beer, wine and spirits not to mention our fantastic homemade grub.
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48-50 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8BH, England
+44 1833 908060
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 2 April 2014 via mobile

My husband and I (in our 20s) stayed here for a few nights mid March and found the stay enjoyable. Rob and Vanessa had just taken over management (I think only a few weeks before our stay) and they couldn't do enough for us. Very...More

5  Thank Kingleigh
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 January 2014

My husband and myself stayed here along with my parents when visiting the area for a party. To be honest when showed our rooms we should have refused them and gone elsewhere. The furniture in my parents room was all falling to bits, the back...More

4  Thank donna h
Vanessa B, Manager at The Cricketers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2014

Hi We are so sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at The Cricketers Arms. We took over in January 2014 and would like to assure you, that you would not have the same experience should you choose to return. We are totally...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cricketers Arms is a local pub in Barnard Castle. The prices are very reasonable on beer and wine. Fast and friendly service.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had Sunday Lunch at the cricketers good service good food and not expensive well worth the money will be back again well worth a vist

Thank barrielinda
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

All I can say is all reviews are off previous owner's been there and could not fault it been recently and if I had wanted a microwave lunch I would have went to Morrisons lunch arrived put gravy on it was the only thing that...More

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed 23 August 2018

A proper local pub where locals and tourists can mix. Great beer and other drinks. Locals play dominoes and pool and anyone can join in.

1  Thank DaveThomasLeicester
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

2  Thank alibruna
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
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

1  Thank 321KSG
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.

1  Thank davidhI1463WG
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

1  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

1  Thank Eddie T
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