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Cottons - CLOSED

32 Silver Street, Durham DH1 3RD, England
+44 191 386 0679
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
28 Mar 2016
“Lovely setting”
7 Feb 2016
“Cannot believe this place has closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
32 Silver Street, Durham DH1 3RD, England
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Reviewed 22 March 2014

Friendly, attentative staff and owner throughout our visit. We had coffee and scones with jam and cream; yum! I understand they are expanding, not surprised as they have got it right which was evidenced by its constant stream of customers. nearly missed this gem as...More

Thank plushdragon
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Had to wait a few minutes for a table as the place was very busy, even though there are several restaurants on silver street. My partner had a very generous portion of liver and onions and I had the Gluten Free Chicken and Bacon pie,...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 4 March 2014 via mobile

Slipped into Cottons on a very busy Sunday lunchtime, but the welcome was enthusiastic, service quick, food excellent, a huge ploughman's for me and a ham salad for my partner. This represented good value for money in great surroundings served by very friendly and efficient...More

Thank StevePageUK
Reviewed 3 March 2014

It took me quite a while to find the place as I didn't realise it is in the basement.. I ordered a cheeseburger. It came with salad. The taste was average, but pretty impressive compared to its look. Then I got one scone (with creme...More

Thank chutchutchut
Reviewed 1 March 2014 via mobile

I have been here for lunch as well as stopping just for tea and cakes and on all visits it's been great. The tea and scones are lovely!!!! The food is reasonably priced and the staff are very friendly and welcome in families, as I...More

Thank Lesley T
Reviewed 27 February 2014

We stumbled across this little gem of a tea room by chance when visiting Durham City for the day. Just off the Market square, down a few steps and we found ourselves in a lovely quaint tea room. The staff are friendly and very attentive...More

Thank Marksigsworth
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Excellent, friendly and welcoming staff. No too much trouble to explain and advise on the menu. Delicious freshly baked scones and wide choice on menu. Would have gone back again if we'd been longer in the area. Would definitely recommend.

Thank David R
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Very attentive staff, polite and fast service. Wide choice of food, no trouble for staff to explain the various items on the menu, which was very helpful. Delicious freshly baked scones. Would definitely recommend! Plenty of tea supplied and replenished as required. There seemed to...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 23 February 2014

This is a great little cafe with very friendly and helpful staff. We were there on a very busy Sunday lunchtime and we had excellent food, served calmly by the staff despite the pressures. Amongst us, one had roast chicken, one soup and a roll...More

Thank Steven1965
Reviewed 22 February 2014

Just wanting a small afternoon tea, we were welcomed into this lovely, friendly cafe and served perfect tea and toasted tea cakes, even though they were actually closing when we arrived. No feeling of being rushed, though, in fact we enjoyed a chat and some...More

Thank JenniferCashman
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Silver Street, Durham DH1 3RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 386 0679
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