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Killhope Cafe

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Near Cowshill, Upper Weardale | Killhope, The North of England Lead Mining Museum, Durham DL13 1AR, England
+44 1388 537505
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
9 Sep 2017
“First rate food and cake”
27 Jul 2017
“Cosy cafe Delicious soup”
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Near Cowshill, Upper Weardale | Killhope, The North of England Lead Mining Museum, Durham DL13 1AR, England
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This cafe is part of the lead mining museum but you can visit it without having to pay for museum entry. It is a perfect stop off point if you are driving through​ upper Weardale. The roasted green pepper and ginger soup was one of...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy cafe to visit after a cold trip down into the mine. The soup was hot, tasty and delicious, served with warm crusty bread By friendly, helpful staff.

Thank Peckisher
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Just finished an amazing cooked breakfast. Staff are amazing and friendly. And the food was delicious! We will definitely be calling in again the next time we are in the area.

Thank loubecca
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Ate here whilst on day visit to the lead mining museum; a rare sunny day for this summer made our visit even more pleasant. We were able to eat our lunch outside at the large round table. Lovely light lunch served by friendly staff who...More

Thank HebrideanLass
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

I recently here last week came for mine visit my last visit in Oct 2010 glad I came back food is very nice my large bowl soup very filling kept me warm for my mine visit simple food at good price, just remember due to...More

Thank andrew t
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We love the cafe in Killhope lead mining museum and have been a few times now. Decent menu, very cosy, local art hanging on the wall for sale. Note: cash only, no cards.

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Excellent menu choice and sensibly priced; however beware - they do not have a card machine and only accept cash.

Thank highlander1960
Reviewed 1 September 2014

I had a great brunch at the café as part of a transpennine cycle trip. The staff were very welcoming and the menu was very good and even accommodated gluten free options. I had a very nice bacon sandwich lunch in gf with very attractive...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Pip’s café at Killhope is fabulous. If you are used to seeing packets of overpriced triangular sandwiches at visitor attractions, you will love this place as you will find reasonably priced, delicious home-cooked food instead. The café is part of the visitor centre at Killhope...More

Thank worldecho
Reviewed 2 June 2014

This is seriously a great little cafe, tucked away in the visitor centre at Killhope Lead Mine Centre, there is no need to pay for the attraction if just visiting the cafe. Great sized portions of gloriously home cooked food, served in a great cafe...More

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  • Address: Near Cowshill, Upper Weardale | Killhope, The North of England Lead Mining Museum, Durham DL13 1AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 537505
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