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Thomas Wright House

High Street, Byers Green DL16 7PF, England
+44 1388 664716
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Byers Green DL16 7PF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I stopped by on a Monday night after having read the reviews here and the food, service and atmosphere lived up to the very high expectations. I had muscles in chilli sauce to start - perfectly cooked and with a sauce that didn't overpower them...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant with my family for afternoon tea last Tuesday. Upon reading the reviews I was expecting big things! We were not disappointed! The place is impeccable. The afternoon tea itself was lovely, lots of sweet tho; wish there was more savoury! The...More

Thank lianeharbour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called again for the second time back from the metro centre. To find a party of about 20 in, however the staff still accommodated us. Service very good. Food is exceptional they obviously have an excellent chef. By the time we had finished the superb...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself & my husband visited here today with my daughter & her fiancee after she recommended it after numerous visits and overnight stays. The restaurant was very pleasantly decorated, staff very professional & welcoming and the food was excellent and very well presented. We will...More

Thank christine1984325
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked to eat here on the strength of the good reviews and were not disappointed. The staff are friendly, welcoming and efficient and the menu is very extensive - far better than most places. Everything we had, from starter to coffee, was very well...More

Thank VoyageurAnglais
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of seven ladies who had been recommended Thomas Wright House by Rita from the Quilters Cupboard at Willington. We were not disappointed. Lunch was excellent, with a vast menu to choose from. Everything was cooked fresh, delicious and so well presented....More

1  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was the best Sunday lunch ever. All eight of us were in agreement. Unfortunately I didn’t leave room for a sweet

Thank ian v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited here today with my mother for lunch for the first time. The restaurant was nice, the service was great and the food was delicious. I'd highly recommend this restaurant to anyone. You won't regret it.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a group of friends (6 of us in total). All had different starters, mains and sweets. The service and presentation were both excellent and the food exceptional. Our full experience was without fault. We would highly recommend this venue.

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a meal for a 21st and the food and staff were both brilliant. Sammy our server was great with the kids and the food came quickly and was top notch. Definately be going back.

Thank Ross B
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29 March 2017|
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Response from Esther C | Property representative |
Hi - Dogs are not allowed in the rooms, except for assistance dogs of course. We have 3 Holiday Cottages just 5 minutes away from Thomas Wright House, No 2 Old Hall Cottage, 4 Star rated welcomes up to 2 dogs. For more... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Byers Green DL16 7PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Byers Green
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 664716
  • E-mail
Restaurant and Guest Accommodation. 8 Bedrooms all en-suite including a Luxury Room with Hot Tub in its own private patio garden. Traditional Home Cooked Food Served 7 Days a week Breakfast, Light Lunch, Afternoon Tea & Evening Meals. Sunday Lunch 12-8!
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