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Court Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Court Lane, Durham DH1 3AW, England
+44 191 384 7350
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Court Lane, Durham DH1 3AW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was recommended to go here for the TT Landlord. Apart from the very annoying customer who sat at the bar for an hour having a loud conversation on her phone, the place was OK - a bit formulaic. The beer was moderate, the lines...More

Thank Soutanglie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great beers, nice food just need to speed up the bar service its poor! we often pop in here for a drink and sometimes a drink and the bar staff never seem to have any idea of who is next or any inclination to serve...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went in the other night and had a lovely meal and everyone was really nice. The gin selection is amazing which really pleased my girlfriend. Definitely recommend it, we will be back soon!

Thank barrr09
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our third visit to the Court Inn in Durham all the visits have been with our three dogs and we have allways been warmly greeted, the food is amazing really good hearty meals and great value. We allways review around the welcome and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting for Mother’s Day as wanted to try for a while, table booked for 5pm after having to track three people down before we actually got noted as there which resulted in following people planned to be seated before us untill I corrected them! Got...More

Thank 1Han1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My lasagne was truly gorgeous with all the trimmings and the apple and blackberry pie was incredible. It was on special and really looked and tasted amazing. My wife had a burger without the bun as requested and really enjoyed it. A burger without a...More

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Court Inn was recommended and surpassed expectations. A pint of draught ale and the Honey topped Belly Pork on mash was huge and really didn't need the side of jacket potato that came with it but everything was so well cooked and delicious that it...More

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time for their Sunday lunch, absolutely lovely, impressed with vegetables 7 veg not including potatoes, roast/boiled & mash. 5 meats to choose from, leg of lamb, Turkey,beef, pork & gammon I opted for beef & turkey, not dry still moist & gravy was proper...More

Thank Juliewetherell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful carvery. 5 meats ie beef turkey lamb pork and ham. Seven different vegetables as much as u want and gorgeous large Yorkshire puddings. Highly recommended xx

Thank carolspence
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

popped in on a cold monday afternoon for dinner, not only was the food excellent, we were served by nicky who was very helpful and friendly which made our visit to this pub most enjoyable. we would certainly recommend the Court Inn and would return...More

Thank jules e
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Questions & Answers
14 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
I think it is, the bar area should be fine, there's outdoor seating too
Jo C
27 September 2016|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it is particularly child friendly as it is a bit cramped in the bar area for pushchairs etc. But i am sure the restaurant (separate off to one side) will supply a high chair on request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Court Lane, Durham DH1 3AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 384 7350
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We are a Classic English Pub/restaurant in the Heart of Durham City, serving classic English food with a twist, using the finest locally sourced ingredients and first class service every time. We have a large selection of spirits and 8 hand pulls with local beer everyday
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