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The Miners Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
41 Manor Road | Medomsley, Consett DH8 6QN, England
+44 1207 560428
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (24 reviews)
“fish goujons” (4 reviews)
“pie” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
41 Manor Road | Medomsley, Consett DH8 6QN, England
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a cheeky Monday meal ... have just moved back to area and not been for a good year ! as it was Sunny opted for a seat outside with the dog . Food was from specials £7.95 for two courses ... pate...More

Thank littletuppence
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review your visit to the Miners Arms, we're glad that you enjoyed your meal soo much. We pride ourselves on using the best possible ingredients in all of our dishes. We hope to see you again soon!...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Very close to our camp site & recommended by the locals - one of the best meals out we've had! Amazing tasty food, friendly atmosphere, dog friendly, GREAT service! Loved it!! Highly recommended, a MUST if you are in the area. Thank you, we really...More

Thank Fromthewest51
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi, thanks for your review - we hope you enjoyed your visit to the area! We're really glad that you felt your meals were one of the best you've had out - we take great pride in our home cooked food so it means a...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I go here most weeks for Sunday dinner. The food is amazing and the staff are fabulous

Thank hayley17777
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Hayley, thanks so much for taking the time to review your visit to the Miners Arms - we're glad you think that we serve the best Sunday lunch! We hope to see you again very soon. Polly and Johan

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Lovely food at each visit...all lunchtimes with different people. The lunch menu is excellent value 1 course 6.50 2 courses 9.50 and 3 courses 12.50. I always went for the 2 courses as the portions are pretty big. I had a starter on 2 occasions...More

Thank patricia k
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Hi Patricia, thanks for taking the time to review your visits to The Miners Arms, we're glad that you've enjoyed the food at each visit. We apologise that you felt underwhelmed by your pavlova. We pride ourselves on our home cooked food and our pies...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Decided at last minute to go for lunch here on Friday. We used to come here years ago probably when it was under previous owners. We hadn't been for yonks but having read some good reviews on here decided to give it a go. Thoroughly...More

Thank JamieC23
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Hi Jamie, thank you for taking the time to review your visit to The Miners Arms - we're glad that you enjoyed your visit. We pride ourselves on our home cooked food using the finest fresh ingredients and are glad that you enjoyed your meals...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I was impressed by there attentive service and the reasonable prices for good portions. Ok, the food probably won't win pub meal of the year but it certainly does the job for the price.

Thank Waddler
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Hi, thanks very much for taking the time to review your visit to The Miners Arms, we're glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Polly and Johan

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We found the M Arms by chance on the way back from Beamish museum we were staying at Ebchester A village nearby fancied a change The miners arms had flicked up on tripadvisor app on my phone and had read great reviews unfortunately I couldn't...More

Thank Alice T
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Hi Alice, thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Miners Arms, we're glad that you enjoyed your meal. Thank you so much for your kind words about our chefs - we agree that they are extremely talented and...More

Reviewed 2 June 2017

we recently moved into the Medomsley area and thought we would try the local pups for a bar meal. Our immediate thought of the restaurant when we walked in was it wasn't very welcoming. In peak meal time it was quiet with only two people...More

1  Thank daddedat
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review your visit to The Miners Arms, we're glad that you enjoyed your meal - the mince and dumplings are always very popular. Thank you for your honest feedback, we will take it all on board. We...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

After our previous visit, we was most impressed and rated this pub/restaurant highly. We were particularly impressed be the selection on the "specials" board. We really were spoiled for choice. However, on this occasion most of the interesting specials were "off" and others disappeared before...More

2  Thank ray b
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Ray, thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to The Miners Arms. We are sorry that you're disappointed by the choice available. As our weekly specials are so popular, there are occasions when the most popular dishes sell out - this...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The Miners is a village pub/restaurant in Medomsley Village that serves good food. We have visited on several occasions and the food had always been of a decent standard. They have a special pie offer on a Tuesday which are made to order and the...More

Thank John C
Minersarmsmed, Manager at The Miners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi John, thanks very much for your review of your mid-week visit. Our pies - available every day - are always very popular because they're made to order using the freshest ingredients. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and look froward to seeing you again...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Manor Road | Medomsley, Consett DH8 6QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Consett
  • Phone Number: +44 1207 560428
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Description
Midway between the bustle of Newcastle and the history of Durham, in the heart of the Derwent Valley, The Miners Arms in Medomsley is the perfect place to relax, catch up with friends and have a great night out.With a friendly bar, and a relaxing restaurant, there is something for everyone at The Miners Arms. Cosy, warm and welcoming the pub is popular with both locals and visitors to the Derwent Valley.Only 1.25miles from the Derwent Walk (Shotley Station or Ebchester Bank exits) and only 4miles from Chopwell woods, the pub is an ideal stop for hungry cyclists and walkers.Owned and run by Johan Steuckers and Paula Herdman, the Miners Arms offers a range of activities and events throughout the year, including a regular quiz night with complimentary buffet, live music and bar lunches.
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