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The Top House Pub

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34 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB, England
+44 1388 601715
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“beef dinner” (5 reviews)
“steak pie” (8 reviews)
“prawn salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
34 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous food ,fantastic choice ,large portions (couldnt believe it ) !!!! GREAT staff The restaurant was very clean ,All offers very clear and well presented and we dint have to wait long at all .Fabulous Service.

Thank peersy
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Went on a weekday for a family lunch. It was superb. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The food is amazing. I had pie with chips, hubby had a giant yorkie with chicken and my dad had a curry. Price was very good considering...More

Thank Mcaine
Reviewed 18 November 2017

went for tea with my wife and daughter we all enjoyed the meal which was lovely and hot but what we all remarked on is how clean the pub was, it was spotless and a credit to everyone who works there .

Thank David B
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The hubby doesn't really like to go out for Sunday lunch, as he says it never tastes the same as a home cooked one, but this was as close as it gets! Freshly cooked, good portions, fantastic gravy, absolutely beautiful! Our son particularly enjoyed his...More

Thank Jobo2010
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Booked last minute as the place we initaly booked had bad reviews. However staff were friendly, helpful and very polite. Meals were massive portions. Lamb shank was to die for. Im a big eater but i struggled to finish the plate. Will definately be going...More

Thank stephen b
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem within the north east of England. A family ran pub with an extensive menu and large portions what ever you choose. The owners of this free house provide wine, ales and ciders for every palette. Despite it’s popularity we have...More

Thank Headley432
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Great friendly staff. Speedy service. The food was absolutely top class. Home made and gorgeous! Chicken a la King sauce was just scrummy and chicken was so tender. Waffles for desert were fantastic. Well done all. A real treat.

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Instantly felt out of place when we walked into the restaurant. After ordering drinks at the bar, we asked if we could sit anywhere..... he said yes. Before we sat down the waitress came over 2 mins left to order food so if you want...More

1  Thank myeatsanddefeats
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The place was packed which is obviously a good recommendation in itself. I was worried that there would be no room for me but nothing was a bother to the friendly staff and I was soon enjoying great food at a reasonable price. I'll be...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The food was lovely the staff very friendly great atmosphere had a lovely night with family been here a few times either with family or work colleagues I have even been and collected my Sunday lunch to take home beautiful each time

Thank pollymo1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Bishop Auckland
  • Phone Number: +44 1388 601715
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