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Valentine's Restaurant

11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
+44 1833 637146
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“belly pork” (13 reviews)
“sundae” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We decided to have our wedding reception at valentines as my wife recommended the food and service. Mark was very helpful from start to finish in organising the food etc and made us feel very welcome and at ease. The day couldn't have gone any...More

Thank craiggreg89
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here on Friday & we are over the moon with how it all went. From the planning of the menu, to my ideas on how we wanted the evening to be, mark & his team couldn't have been more helpful,...More

Thank lizzygreg
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We were at a loose end waiting to pick my husband up from a pub in Middleton in tees. So we had a walk around Barnard castle and came across this lovely place. My niece thought it was lovely and the waitresses were very attentive...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

My friend recently had her wedding meal here! Absolutely fabulous food couldn't want for more! Staff are friendly and always on hand to please! Have eaten here on other occasions and never a bad meal love the place definitely not one to miss!!

Thank Claire N
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

The best place to eat in Barnard Castle. Came here on Friday 8th April with family for a birthday meal. The food was fantastic as always. You are brilliant Mark love Valentine's. The girls are brilliant very polite and cant do enough for customers.

1  Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Lovely friendly restaurant with great atmosphere and gorgeous food - go hungry as there's plenty on the plate and you won't want to leave any! Having said that, make sure you leave room for dessert - the waffle sundae is not to be missed!

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Believe it or not my husband and I decided to eat here after reading through the negative TA reviews! We were in the town and having a look where to eat that night and noticed there were some 'poor' and 'terrible' ratings. It was the...More

Thank EveLancashire
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Visited the restaurant on Easter Saturday, it was absolutely packed out, our table was booked, so there was no problem. I initially thought we were going to be waiting ages to be served, how wrong was I. The service was great, with a full house...More

Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Was passing popped in to see if we could book a table for following night. They were full put could fit us in about 8.15. Quite small at the front but was surprised when taken to our table bigger than expected. Polite staff. Good and...More

1  Thank Shirley Y
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Superb restaurant, good quality, served hot with a smile. We visited with friends ( 6 in total) on Easter Saturday and they arranged to fit us in. The staff are wonderful and the service is fantastic. Everything was superb. Recommend the ribs, steak and the...More

Thank Conqueor
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 637146
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