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The Peacock Inn

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££ - £££, , British
Tanfield Village, Stanley DH9 9PX, England
+44 1207 232720
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
“pool table” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Tanfield Village, Stanley DH9 9PX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another visit to this unpretentious village pub. All the food made freshly in the kitchen - with not a Brake's truck to be seen. The menu lacks a little imagination but it's comfort food in the finest tradition. The beer's pretty good too.

Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have visited the peacock three times now on a sunday for lunch and everytime the meal has been delicious just like home.Our family tend to go for the lamb and quite honestly iv,e got to praise the chef as he definitely does not cut...More

1  Thank terence h
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Nice little pub, with friendly welcoming staff. Enjoyed the lamb cutlets with dauphinoise potatoes and partner had one of the many vegetarian options, tartlets which were also lovely.

Thank steshasteve
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Having lived in the village for a few years we have seldom visited the Peacock for food as we tend to go further afield but when an opportunity arose for Sunday lunch we were treated with superb quality and portions. An excellent idea is to...More

Thank JosephsDad
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This pub lies in the centre of Tanfield Village. Graham and Liz are the Landlord and Landlady and are delightful people. The pub itself is really split into two rooms. One is the bar with a pool table and television. The other is a dining...More

Thank michael c
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Booked a table at this restaurant for Sunday lunch. Staff very friendly, food plentiful but only concern was meat seemed to be prepacked!!!!!

1  Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Visited here a year ago and found a warm welcome. Much the same this time...except for a glitch with a serving of salmon which remained mainly uncooked. The shell-shocked young waitress didn't know what to do. Eventually a fresh meal arrived along with a fulsomely...More

Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We love love love it here! If you want a totally relaxed evening meal, like going to your nannas for tea this is the place. Proper comfort food served Fresh. Never had a bad meal yet and always surprised by the bill would happily pay...More

1  Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 26 October 2016

What a wonderful traditional public house. As soon as you walk through the door you are greeted with the wonderful warm feeling that oozes from a lovely local watering hole, absolutely packed with charm. I was here about a year ago and as I was...More

1  Thank john r
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Came back here for a meal after 19 years of being away.We had our pre Wedding supper here.Still the same after all of these years.

1  Thank Oneill14-09
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tanfield Village, Stanley DH9 9PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Stanley
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 232720
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