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Toronto Lodge


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

A Sonnet43 pub tucked away in the heart of Bishop Auckland's countryside, just five minutes away from the famous Kynren set. Offering an extensive menu of hearty dishes and stunning views of the north-east countryside it is the perfect pitstop for tasty grub and quality ales.
US$3 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

First time coming here, the interior is lovely with plenty of tables. The food we ordered was nice, bit pricey for some of the dishes but I did enjoy it. Unfortunately the service was very slow. The young girl who served us was nice and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank icekidd123
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Tuesday early evening. Waitress very pleasant and knowledgeable. Lovely interior and well done out. Not very busy but was early evening. Shared starter of, tomato and mozzarella, chicken strips, potted crab.. Mains fillet steak and sea bass. The portion sizes were good...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank blue162019
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here when it wasn't busy and waited a while for our starters. Our drinks glasses were dirty and had lipstick marks on mine, very faint but still there. The cutlery looked about 15 years old and did not reflect the establishment at all....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DianaRiley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed my first Sunday dinner at the Toronto Lodge today, opted for the turkey and the only fault I find with the food was that we could have done with a little more veg in the tureen that was to share, more carrots and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mattressback2001
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much to all the staff for an excellent night celebrating my Dads 50th. Not once did I feel a bother (and I had to ask for help with the cake, blowing up balloons and hiding the presents) and on top of AMAZING...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bex B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So my family and myself were looking for a last minute reservation and luckily the Toronto Lodge had availability. We thought it was a pub type meal but surprisingly it was a little more. Upon arriving we were greeted by a nice gentleman who was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CallumL388
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for my birthday a party of 4. As I like meat I chose the mixed grill which was on offer with a free drink. The drink I was told was an ale when asked if I could have a lager I was told...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gso334
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just popped in for a quick lunch. We were served by Philipp who was a very pleasant and helpful young gentleman. Our food was served very speedily, it was beautiful and although from the 2 for £9 menu there was ample. We had mince...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank June W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

passing by the Toronto lodge, my wife and I decided to pop in for a bite to eat. we opted for their two for £9.95 offer. The staff who served us were very friendly and courteous. My wife had a curry and I had Sausage...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alan D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well there was some mixed feelings about visiting here as last time I was here it was a very busy Friday night food and service were not that great. However we ordered 3 mince and dumplings the food was delicious and the service was excellent...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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