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The Floaters Mill

A1052, Woodstone | Woodstone Village, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6BQ, England
+44 191 385 6695
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
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“gammon” (7 reviews)
“peas” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
A1052, Woodstone | Woodstone Village, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6BQ, England
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Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Wouldn't go here again. Food was terrible and waiting time from starter to main wasn't good either! Hardly any staff around and waited ages just to order!

2  Thank shan337
Reviewed 24 May 2015

If you have respiratory problems, or you have children with you, Please beware! Management are now allowing the Smoking of the unregulated liquid driven E Cigarettes inside the restaurant, there are different flavors that people add to these devices, and have an awful smell, especially...More

5  Thank ANN D
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

Reasonably priced for pub food and considering we were a large group we were able to sample quite a few of the menu options. Some of the meals were good but others we considered awful. The potato skins were just that, deep fried potato skins....More

1  Thank Tim G
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

My son and I had our first meal here due to word of mouth and I can definitely say that I'm really glad I went, we were in on a Friday lunchtime and the service from the young girl who was our waitress was excellent...More

Thank Nickyk39
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Popped in here yesterday. I had the pork and black pudding stack and my partner, a curry. Having just read the reviews on here, ours was a different experience. Food was good, service was spot on. Would return :)

Thank nig t
Reviewed 6 May 2015

This is a great pub with great food, plenty of parking and a play area for the kids. You can enjoy your food either inside the main pub, in the conservatory or in the outside seating area. It's location is just outside of Fence Houses/Bournmoor...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Won't be going here again,the manager is extremely rude, she is running the pub back into the ground.

7  Thank iclckc444
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Visited on the back of a reputation built under it's previous incarnation (Poacher's Pocket) but not impressed - food & drink entirely average........ Unlikely to return based on this visit.

2  Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Very disappointed. Menu has plenty of options, but unfortunately not everything was available. The service was poor, with our 'waitress?' being untrained and uninterested. The quality of the food when it arrived was awful. Kids meals had a lot on the plate, but our kids...More

6  Thank Craig T
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

Absolute tragedy. Booked a table for 5 we got in nice and early we were the only ones in eating this we thought was a good thing however 4 meals eventually came out after 50 minutes my wife was told hers would just be 1...More

8  Thank Garyasht
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A1052, Woodstone | Woodstone Village, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Houghton-le-Spring
  • Phone Number: +44 191 385 6695
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