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The Wheatsheaf Chester-le-Street

Pelaw Grange | Durham Road, Chester-le-Street DH3 2AB, England
+44 191 435 5926
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:30 Hours
Seafood, International, Grill, Gastropub, British
££ - £££
Pelaw Grange | Durham Road, Chester-le-Street DH3 2AB, England
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

After a recent recommendation and upon hearing that the Wheatsheaf is under new management we decided to give it another chance. We visited on the 16th December and were taken straight to our table. We both ordered a hot roast sandwich. The baguette was filled...More

Thank han_jane18
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is a soulless restaurant it resembles a sea-side café with pale green paintwork and basic seating. The food was alright after the manageress kept telling us that they needed shopping so items were off the menuu

2  Thank central62
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

On a cold rainy day called in for a bite to eat . Very surprised at the friendly welcome the great service and quality of food at such a great value price . Varied menus and good atmosphere would recommend to anyone .

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Food was fantastic and very cheap. Clean and tidy also. Staff where very polite and very cheerful. Great for a pub lunch. Will be back

Thank Micky H
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We turned up at the time we booked our table to find out that there was no record of our booking so two small tables were quickly put together.There was a fiftieth birthday party in the conservatory and a few kids were running about.We also...More

Thank rsteele525
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The staff were lovely, the play area outside was great. Unfortunately the carvery was entirely standard. The meat was super overdone and falling apart. We ordered two large and one small. The small was then split for the kids and supplemented from our large plates....More

Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Called in en route to the Arena, decent bar service, provided with menus, sat at the first table next to the door, be careful of the large square shaped chair as it's falling apart so had to change it, ordered our meals, 'whale' & chips...More

2  Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It started badly with flat lime and some which was replaced by warm lime and bottled soda and no apology. Placed our food order and heard the gentleman served after us being told there would be a delay in the food. This same gentleman was...More

3  Thank pjohn30
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Five of us came here for lunch on a bank holiday. The place wasn't that busy but we still ended up waiting nearly an hour for our food (we were offered free deserts as compensation). I have to say though the food was very nice...More

1  Thank Geordiedaz
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We called in here this afternoon, with our dog and were really pleased to be able to sit inside and eat (bar not restaurant, but inside, any dog owner will appreciate this!) The food was great! I had The Whale! - cod & (delicious) chips!...More

1  Thank Jenny J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$39
Seafood, International, Grill, Gastropub, British
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pelaw Grange | Durham Road, Chester-le-Street DH3 2AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Chester-le-Street
  • Phone Number: +44 191 435 5926
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