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The Grand Electric Hall

2 Cheapside, Spennymoor DL16 6DJ, England
+44 1388 825470
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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2 Cheapside, Spennymoor DL16 6DJ, England
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Normally go every Tuesday as we like a steak or grill night - last week I thought the steak was a little tough but I presumed it was a one off at least it was still edible but this week I had the mixed grill,...More

Thank GillianD628
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have used this Wetherspoons pub restaurant a few times now. The themes nights are really good value. Always consistently good.

Thank jordielad
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks jordielad for your great review im glad that we you are enjoying us on a regular basis and hope that you continue to visit us

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Ages since has Weathies breakfast. Menu has been extended with some new editions. Had usual traditional breakfast. Plenty of it, quick service. Refillable coffee. Cheap cheerful and good standardMore

Thank debbie k
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Debbie k Thanks for the great review on your recent breakfast visit with us and its good to see that even though its been a while since your last visit we are still providing a good priced and quality breakfast and we hope to...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Ate here on 30th July. Bar was very busy and very noisy but tables were being cleared promptly. We used the App to order food and drinks so no queuing. Drinks were served promptly and the food was well cooked and presented when it arrived....More

Thank Lyn G
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lyn G Thanks for taking the time to post a review and we are pleased to see that your recent visit with us was a good one, more people are starting to use the mobile app to order food and drinks to save time...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Cannot say enough, always great service, always hot fresh food, always clean n tidy, always great friendly staff, truly appreciate an all round winner. Thank you all.

1  Thank d p
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear d p Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such an excellent review we really try hard to make our customer experience the best we can and its great to see that we are getting it right Many Thanks

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Called in for a beer and bit as working away. Bar was hammered mid week and when severed got an apology for the wait straight away stating "we have put a quiz night on so sorry" Manager, why did you not put on extra staff?...More

Thank Tony3110
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Dear Tony3110 Thanks for taking the time to review us the night in question was just a one off as when we have a quiz we only get around 50 people joining us for it but as this was a themed quiz ( harry potter...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Actually an old cinema but even on a warm evening the air conditioning blows across the vastness of the auditorium and it's hard to find a table that isn't windy. Don't go on a Monday evening as the pipes are being cleaned and half the...More

Thank David R
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear David R Thanks for taking time to submit a review, the air conditioning is a one that we cant see to get right as when we have it on some customers say its too cold then we turn it off then we get complaints...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in one Saturday morning to have a breakfast. The place was very busy but the fact you could order at the table was ideal. The drinks were brought to the table within minutes of clicking pay. The breakfast was another few minutes and very...More

Thank Katherine B
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Dear Katherine B thanks for taking the time to review us and were happy that your visit with us was a good one our order and pay app is getting a very positive response from our customers that have used it and even the staff...More

Reviewed 8 June 2017

I like to visit Wethers whenever possible - this one really takes the biscuit !! It's designed and equipped just a school dining hall and the acoustics are atrocious. Food typical Wethers'More

Thank toesrus
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Dear toesrus Thanks for taking the time to review us can I just say that yes we are a big building and it can get very loud sometimes but and as for the furniture well we like to think that we are quirky and a...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I have visited here on a number of times and although the decor is poor .The quality of the has always been acceptable. Last week my wife and I visited for breakfast. We found that the food was cold and under acceptable. Where on previous...More

1  Thank HOLIDAYBOY333
Management T, Manager at The Grand Electric Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Dear HOLIDAYBOY333 im sorry to hear that your recent visit with us was not up to our usual high standards and can only apologise for this we work very hard on our customer service and also our food quality and it sounds like we got...More

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James O
28 April 2016|
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Response from Alan M | Reviewed this property |
I only go there for an occasional meal, I have no connection to the management. I can say that on Remembrance Sunday the fire was lit and it was beautifully warm. I can only assume that the fire is lit/unlit according to the... More
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Andy T
27 April 2015|
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Response from Management T | Property representative |
There is the Park Head at coundon only a few miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cheapside, Spennymoor DL16 6DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Spennymoor
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 825470
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