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The Three Horseshoes

££ - £££, British,
Pit House Lane | Leamside, Durham DH4 6QQ, England
+44 191 584 2394
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“mash” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Pit House Lane | Leamside, Durham DH4 6QQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

As Friday is fizz night we were looking forward to sharing a bottle at this cosy, well appointed pub/restaurant. I love this place bur was totally disappointed with the bottle of Prosecco we shared this evening. The price was similar to other places in this...More

Thank Hilary A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a regular to sister pub I gave this a try with a few friends. As expected food and staff were top drawer, fantastic service and priced competitively. We all said food was delicious, cooked perfectly and loads of it. Atmosphere was good although the...More

Thank graemeholmes69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to water as you can sit outside and look over fields, particularly in summer. After that then go inside of a great meal, with Specials nights almost every night of the week. The food is of good quality, the waiting...More

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Thank Cherry-Garrard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice food with a lovely bottle of prosecco for our aniversaty dinner. The pub has a really good atmosphere and the staff are very friendly. Will keep going back.

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Thank Denise H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We frequent The Three Horse Shoes on a regular basis as we enjoy both the food and the atmosphere here. The service is excellent and have enjoyed many happy times here. Food is reasonably priced and well cooked and you have the choice to eat...More

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Thank LMTE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chanced upon this venue by accident. Excellent meal and very good service in very pleasant surroundings.

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Thank Ron G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited to have lunch with 3 friends who live nearby in Bournmoor. They recommended it and they were spot on. The menu is interesting and varied with lots of choices from wraps sandwiches starters and main courses all very suitable for lunch time. Between us...More

Thank CathAllen
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my four other friends met with our babies yesterday to have a hot afternoon tea at this lovely pub. There were 5 babies in total in tow with Prams. The ladies who worked here were amazing and helped us with the buggies and...More

Thank alisonredpath
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We visited today for lunch. We got the lighter menu so got three courses. Stars £2.95 each main course £5.95. Dessert £2.95. Extremely stuffed after meal. Restaurant was quite busy staff really helpful. You weren't rushed at all nice relaxed atmosphere

Thank tlaverick
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is such a lovely pub/restaurant .Great food,lovely staff,fab atmosphere and great value . Would highly recommend a visit.Will definately be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pit House Lane | Leamside, Durham DH4 6QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 584 2394
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Traditional roadside English country pub/restaurant, recently extended creating new dining areas, kitchen and toilets. 'Brewery tap' for Leamside Brewery which is housed in an adjacent building.
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