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The Three Tuns

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Eggleston ££ - £££ , British,
Church Bank, Eggleston, Barnard Castle DL12 0AH, England
+44 1833 650289
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mash” (6 reviews)
“chicken dish” (3 reviews)
“fish goujons” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Church Bank, Eggleston, Barnard Castle DL12 0AH, England
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great atmosphere, well kept beer, good food. Called in for an early evening meal with the kids. Caesar salad was a little over dressed for my taste, but good fresh ingredients. Going back soon.

Thank Chriptic
Reviewed 3 days ago

A fathers day Sunday lunch at The Three Tuns. Staff were very good, friendly and efficient. The food was excellent and there were other options from the standard Sunday lunch, eg Catfish, which was excellent. Not our first visit and won't be the last, a...More

Thank 22tangotwo
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello 22tangotwo, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review of your recent visit to The Three Tuns, Eggleston. I will be sure to pass your wonderful feedback regarding your meals on to our Head Chef. It's wonderful to hear that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for 12 on a Sunday evening, the food was excellent, particularly the wood pigeon. Good selection of local beers. What made this evening some memorable was the way we were treated I felt as if I was a regular, welcomed like an...More

Thank Guillie1960
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gullie1960, Thank you for taking the time to leave your wonderful review of your recent trip to The Three Tuns, Eggleston! It is amazing to read that you felt so warmly treated by our team - to hear that our customers feel this way...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to this establishment and we weren't disappointed. We didn't do starters as we prefer desserts so I can't comment on that part of the meal. A few things were sold out but we had the chicken and the pork. Both...More

Thank Chris C
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Chris C, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review of The Three Tuns. I am so glad to hear that your family enjoyed their Sunday Lunch and that you are hoping to come back for our midweek menu! We're...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Having been here previously for a rather disappointing evening meal I relented after hearing only good things. We stopped for Sunday lunch of roast beef with all the trimmings, despite the pink beef being sold out we were treated to well done beef which was...More

Thank PippiCoDurham
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Helo PippiCoDurham, Thank you for your review of The Three Tuns, Eggleston. We're so glad to hear that you gave our establishment a second chance - and it's wonderful to hear that it turned out to be a great experience! It's fantastic to hear your...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

we visited yesturday with a groupon voucher and wern't expecting to much but we werd wrong! lovely fish and chips with mushy peas fresh salad and a side of bread and butter with a quirky boat of curry sauce. the lady behind the bar was...More

1  Thank Jackie M
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Jackie M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review of The Three Tuns, Eggleston. It's wonderful to hear such fantastic feedback about your meal and, of course, our amazing views of the stunning Dales! We hope that you will...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

We recently visited the three tuns for a friend's anniversary, what a delightful time we all had, lovely atmosphere and fabulous food, we would recommend the three tuns to anyone looking for a place to eat and drink, with a wide selection of drinks and...More

Thank roe2416
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hello roe2416, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Three Tuns, Eggleston. It's lovely to hear that your group enjoyed your time at our establishment for your friend's anniversary! As owners, it's always incredibly motivating to hear about our guests' positive...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

What a fantastic evening at this wonderful country pub, Justin Kellie and the Staff of the Three Tuns made our anniversary celebrations so special, from the lovely decorations, the disco they had organised, the wonderful cake made by Kellie and the fantastic Buffett. Everyone had...More

Thank 1952esrom
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hello 1952esrom, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of The Three Tuns, Eggleston. It's so wonderful to hear that we played a part in making your celebration 'fabulous'! We thoroughly enjoyed hosting your party and it's lovely to be able to...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We'd heard so much about this place, new owners, lovely setting, great food etc etc, so after Bank holiday visit to the nearby Eggleston Hall garden centre, we took the plunge and with a car boot full of perennials and seedlings, headed up the hill...More

Thank Colin A
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hello Colin A, Thank you for taking the time to leave such an extensive review. It gives us great pleasure to read such wonderful feedback of your experience at The Three Tuns. We are, of course, blessed with rolling countryside views of Teesdale which adds...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

My wife and I visited for fish and chips using an offer voucher. The fish served was the smallest I have ever seen. When paying for extras I made this comment and received a blank look and no reply. If the fish had been anything...More

Thank 999bandp
TheThreeTunsTeam, Owner at The Three Tuns, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hello 999bandp, Thanks for taking the time to leave your review and visiting The Three Tuns, Eggleston. I am sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your experience and that you felt both our food and service were below your expectations. We are working really...More

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Nick R
are dogs welcome
16 August 2015|
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Response from TheThreeTunsTeam | Property representative |
The Three Tuns has been under new management since the last quarter of 2016. We are proud to say that we have introduced a number of dog friendly initiatives, including offering free water. However, we also now sell dog... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Bank, Eggleston, Barnard Castle DL12 0AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Barnard Castle  >  Eggleston
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 650289
  • E-mail
Description
The Three Tuns, at Eggleston, County Durham, is a beautiful listed village pub in the heart of Teesdale. Recently under new management, the new owners have developed a range of new and exciting plans, events and food & drink offerings to suit all of their customers.

Come along for a selection of themed evenings and events including:
Thursday Night: Quiz Night
Friday Night: Acoustic Night (Last Friday of every month ONLY)
Saturday Night: Steak Night
Sunday: Sunday Lunches

The owners have also introduced a variety of dog-friendly options, including doggy beer & food and they welcome dog walkers to take a break in their village pub.

The Three Tuns also offers a variety of meals and specials, plus gluten-free food options. There is also a regularly updated menu of local craft beers and ales to choose from.

Private parties are also welcome in the restaurant overlooking the beautiful Teesdale Hills. Every effort is taken to use locally sourced products wherever possible.
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