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The Joiners Arms

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££ - £££, British,
13 South View | Hunwick, Bishop Auckland DL15 0JW, England
+44 1388 605131
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fillet steak” (6 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
13 South View | Hunwick, Bishop Auckland DL15 0JW, England
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2018

food is first class, nice atmosphere , everyone makes you welcome , a must for a visit lots of interesting nights , cheese tasting , gin tasting , quizes , well worth a visit

Thank Stuart H
jojozzee, Public Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Love Ian’s fish night Friday. Decided to push the boat out (pun intended lol) and went for the luxury surf and turf. A melt in your mouth fillet steak with a generous piece of lobster, with the trade mark Joiners chips. All washed down with...More

Thank AdamLeeSanderson
jojozzee, Public Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We had Sunday lunch here today. The lamb and roast potatoes were spot on. It must be good because it’s always busy when we go.

Thank Steven B
jojozzee, Public Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you Steven B for taking time to review the Joiners Arms.

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A Trip down Memory Lane today as we visited 'The Joiners Arms': In the past we dined there when the 'Gin Mill' operated and The 'Monkey' still had it's Charms. As we walked through the door we felt comfortable, and were quickly served with a...More

Thank Graeme H
jojozzee, Director of Sales at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your kind words

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We just happened upon The Joiners Arms whilst looking for a place to eat before going to see the wonderful Kynren. We had tried another place beforehand and I am pleased it was too busy as if not we would never have found this gem....More

Thank Katherine F
jojozzee, Owner at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank You. Hope to see you when back in area.

Reviewed 3 August 2017

A friendly welcome and full on service made the visit to a authentic village pub a delightful experience.The locals added to the experience and the food was cooked to perfection.I would recommend anyone pay a visit.The menu options were well varied and the home made...More

Thank tjfacepaints
jojozzee, Owner at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We visited The Joiners with friends, unfortunately, we hadn't been for a long time, big mistake. We visited with friends, welcomed with a smile at the bar, given menus & shown the specials board. The food was excellent, served piping hot & very tasty, the...More

Thank Local C
jojozzee, Public Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks Nick

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Very friendly and warm welcome. Regular range of Sunday lunch roasts with addition of homemade steak pie. Hot fresh food good value for money.

Thank Clare T
jojozzee, Public Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 11 May 2017

We visited this pub 2yrs ago when visiting family in Bishop Auckland, returning this week was as I remembered back then. Great atmosphere, great food, great prices, and above all, lovely, lovely Landlord & very helpful and considerate staff...... Well done.... Will return again for...More

Thank LovelyLady68forever
Reviewed 6 May 2017

great place for food or just a quick pint.the bar staff are very friendly and attentive, the decor could be updated but all in all anice place

1  Thank sophiebrown50
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craigypip41
12 March 2017|
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Response from jojozzee | Property representative |
they are allowed in the bar area but not the restaurant thanks
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5 December 2016|
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Response from jojozzee | Property representative |
sorry we will only be open for drinks on the 2nd.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 South View | Hunwick, Bishop Auckland DL15 0JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Bishop Auckland
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 605131
Description
Family Run Pub and Restaurant since 1971.
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