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The Old Mill

££ - £££, British,
The Old Mill, Consett DH8 9EL, England
+44 1207 581642
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Old Mill, Consett DH8 9EL, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love going here. Great spot and the pond and water mill make it special. Can be cold in the conservatory so we dressed appropriately. The fires were burning in the main rooms and smelt great. Potato and leek soup and potato skins with a melted...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The Old Mill at Knitsley has a old world charm, full of character with stunning grounds. Once inside you will notice a warm , friendly and relaxing country pub atmosphere with a cosy open fire. The rustic restaurant gives a choice of being seated in...More

Thank MarkC186478
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

We drove through Durham to the old mill we were shown to a table for two we ordered the soap of the day which was excellent piping hot with bread, our main meal we choose the roast pork and vegetables the meal was excellent only...More

Thank fisherman890
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great little pub. So glad we called in.Reasonable prices and had bottled coke as an alternative to the draft pepsi. Always makes us fussy ones happy! Staff were fab all round. Thank you!

Thank AEgglestone
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I took my family here for the Santa experience.MY kids loved it,the horse drawn carriage up to santas grotto was Magical,Santa himself was the BEST we have seen ,and the Grotto was Lit up and Amazing.A Truly BRILLIANT experience.We have booked for next Year...10 out...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Booked a table in the restaurant - table for four for a Sunday Lunch. No complaints about the food - the soup was nice and just as well we had it because we were all freezing. There was another couple in the restaurant sitting with...More

Thank zoe w
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We have visited here on numerous occasions, as it has a charming appearance but sadly this time the wait for our food was absolutely ridiculous this time it wasn’t even busy at all and we had to wait over an hour and a half for...More

Thank dornafield
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This restaurant is a little way off the beaten track, but well worth a visit. We approached it from Lanchester and were glad the sat-nav knew where to go! There are few signposts in the area and nothing for the Old Mill until you see...More

Thank GrandmajillBradford
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The Old Mill is full of character and set within stunning grounds. The Sunday lunch I had was beautifully cooked. Pork was tender and lots of fresh veg. Real ale is always enjoyable.

Thank Carol576
Reviewed 16 October 2017

this is the second time we have been here and to be totally fair.......................it was just as fantastic as the first time, the food and the local walks are just outstanding it really is a great place to stay

Thank johnfoden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Mill, Consett DH8 9EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Consett
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 581642
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