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Seven Stars Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
+44 191 384 8454
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (26 reviews)
“fish and chips” (14 reviews)
“liver” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hubby and I were camping nearby and because of the deplorable weather decided to treat ourselves to a meal, there was a good choice of pubs in the locality but I don't think we could have chosen better. We booked a table online and because...More

Thank LadyDon
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi LadyDon, Thank you for taking the time to write us a great review, we're glad you enjoyed the menu and the food (the black pudding is my personal favorite). And the smaller appetites is a popular part of our menu (as you could imagine...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice place to stay.The meals were really nice. I had fish and chips which was very tasty and the fish was huge. The bar staff and restaurant staff were all very nice and really helpful. We booked in for 1 night with evening...More

Thank paulsmith171173
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paul, Thanks for taking the time to write us such a great review ( I can only imagine how busy you are at Pickwicks), Its always nice to see a good review from a fellow business owner. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed overnight at the Inn with my wife, during which we had a couple of drinks in the afternoon, popped out for an hour or so, then came back for an evening meal followed by more drinks, before bed then had breakfast in the...More

Thank Chris C
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ChrisC_Durham Its nice to hear you and your wife had a great visit, and a nice meal at the Seven Stars. I can remember you been in (I hope the house was in a suitable state when you got back home after the party?)....More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

It is a nice place very welcoming. I felt that the menu was very limited and rather expensive . Good for people with dogs as you can take them into the bar area.

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Short notice booking on Friday evening for what as a really beautiful meal. Main course of game pie, which was beautifully tender and tasty, wild boar sausages and a more than ample, well made fish and chips. The following morning we were still talking about...More

Thank liverpoolfan2016
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Liverpoolfan2016 Thank you for taking the time to leave us the great review, everyone here at the Seven Stars Inn our over the moon with the comments you have left. I'm glad you enjoyed the new menu and glad you liked the fact that...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Booked this hotel for a one night stay because it was reasonably priced. It is an old coach house which I would say is in need of some renovation. It has a nice bar area and restaurant but I wouldn't recommend staying here. Our toilet...More

Thank PeteNorthWestUK
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Four of us enjoyed a very good lunch. The burgers (2 for £15 ) were excellent, the liver very well cooked in very tasty gravy and the pork and leek sausages thick and tasty with mash and gravy. Good onion rings too! We then had...More

Thank Oilcanman
Peter B, Manager at Seven Stars Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hi Oilcanman Thanks for the great review and glad you had a good visit to the Seven Stars Inn. We will look forward seeing you again in the near future. Many Thanks Peter

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times over the years and never been disappointed. Although quiet meal, service and atmosphere perfect. It seems the management are looking to also go towards events, good luck to them

Thank bellreader
Reviewed 10 January 2018

The place was desperately quiet and we were told they were going to close early because there was no one in. I don't know if it was an attempt to reinforce the early closure but the barman started spraying cleaning chemicals on the table next...More

4  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We were offered either the normal menu or the Christmas fayre which we opted for and were not disappointed. Excellent value for money and the portions were really generous, the staff were really friendly will definitely be going back

1  Thank Joanne W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Shincliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 191 384 8454
  • E-mail
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