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Cookson Spice

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Indian, Balti, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Bangladeshi
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Been here twice and the place was simply great. The tandoori and curry were authentic and tasted fantastic.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank BackPacker827207
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Fantastic food and service, i wish you were not 4 hours away as we would be eating here every week, we will be coming back to see you when we are up that way again

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here one Monday night after a recommendation from a local. The restaurant is tucked away on the other side of the railway line from the town centre in the middle of lots of houses. We were the only diners and the food and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank The_Coach55
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve used this restaurant for many years and for some reason the quality of food has plummeted. A party of 6. Meals arrived cold some without the usual quality. Very disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Came in here Wednesday gone ordered mixed plater starter lovely and prawn starter to share very nice good popodum s and pickles mains special Baltis really nice and pretty quick service nice friendly staff , well presented food with an extensive menu with some added...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 768annettew
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We were staying at Lumley Castle and visited this restaurant because of the good Trip Adviser reviews and were not disappointed. The choice on the menu was first rate with a few different choices that I had never seen before. The food was superb, the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank d0ubledee63
Reviewed 21 August 2018

My wife and I were here to celebrate our 1 yr anniversary We were staying at Lumley castle but a la carte is not our thing We picked Cookson Spice and are very happy we did The premises is spotless with ample parking on the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank FutureZamiel
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night for a last minute bite to eat, we were staying at Lumley castle for a wedding but didn’t fancy the OTT menu there... best decision we made that day! Absolutely delicious food here! Even the poppadoms and dips were far...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank BathMissa
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My husband and I were first introduced to Cookson Spice a few years ago through friends and I have to say, I'm really impressed with how good this restaurant is. The decor is lovely and the staff are welcoming. The food is a delight and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank holidaylover200
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

These guys must be used to the good as the food is simply as best. Visited several times and has never disappointed, also great with children.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank tmkelly1994
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31 October 2018|
Response from christinehermist2018 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know there is no delivery service
anita k
17 January 2015|
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Response from LokiAndy | Reviewed this property |
I personally haven't seen one but you appear to be in Chester Le Street so pick one up in passing or ask them to post one. I'm sure they'd oblige. I've never had the experience of the person claiming food poisoning and they... More
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