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Argent D'Or

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Close House Estate | Heddon on the Wall, Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 0HT, England
+44 1661 852255
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2013

I had booked a special lunch for four a few weeks before the planned meal. I received an email reminding me of the booking a few days before but then on the morning I received a telephone call to say that they could no longer accommodate us. They did offer us a place at the golf club No 19 where... More 

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Longframlington, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

Ok, lets deal with the positives before the lengthy list of issues with Argent D'Or. POSITIVES: Cooking - generally good Restaurant Service - attentive and helpful NEGATIVES: 1. Arrival at Hotel Reception - we were welcomed but invited to go and sit ourselves down in the Lounge/Bar - if you can find a seat. 2. The Lounge/Bar - is VERY... More 

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Newcastle
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2013

My wife and I were taken to this restaurant by our best friends for my 75th birthday. Reception was fine , but the lounge was extremely cold and we had to sit in the bar area for pre dinner drinks, this was just ok. We then went into the main dining room which again was cold and when we complained... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

We had a lovely Sunday lunch , the food was delicious , the service was exceptional, the table was beautiful , wonderful room , top top class, not only will I recommend but I have recommended many times to friends and family !

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Tyne & Wear
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85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

The surroundings etc., are faultless but we had afternoon tea and at a price of £18.50 per person it was well overpriced. If we go back it will be for a lunch which seems much better value.

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Thank hoitytoityTyne_Wear
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2013

We went their for lunch. The restaurant was empty and very quiet. The staff members were talking very loud and said very unpleasant comments in French... unfortunately, we are French too...and that spoiled our moment! Foodwise, the mains were great and the dessert (rice pudding for me) was one of the best I have ever had! Overall, the place is... More 

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Thank DadaMarie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2013

Been to Close House a number of times this year to eat at Argent D'or, the food, wine and cocktails are always fab and we always have a wonderful time. Specifically we went for a meal on a Thursday evening at the end of June. We asked the hotel to call us a taxi to take us home (our usual... More 

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Thank LJNewcastle
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2013

This was our second visit to this restaurant (previous review created under the Hotel name ). On prev occasion it was for lunch and on this was for Dinner. Location - Fantastic views & approach roads also handy for Heddon on The Wall village. Staff - Efficient, polite, helpful & knowledgeable Décor - Relaxing, high quality & well maintained. Menu... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

We've never been in the evening but each time for lunch has been a real treat. The restaurant and hotel are beatifully presented, the staff unassuming and attentive whilest maintaining an appropriate distance. The lunch has, on each occassion been meticulously prepared and presented and (unlike so many places these days) perfectly seasoned. As others have mentioned, the lunch offer... More 

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newcastle
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2013 via mobile

Once again a lovely lunch in the Argent D'or restaurant. Beautiful dining room decorated in cream grey and gold. At 2.00pm groups of people coming in for afternoon tea which looked delicious. Great value for lovely food. Sumptuous lounge for pre lunch drinks and after lunch coffee. Fire lit. Good access for wheelchairs.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Close House Estate | Heddon on the Wall, Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 0HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 1661 852255

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?