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The White Heifer That Travelled

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West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
+44 1325 462464
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11:45 - 23:30
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great service, lovely food and very welcoming atmosphere, well worth a visit , close to the A1M ,if your passing, drop in, also 2 for 1 on meals.

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Thank Andywilko69
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Andy it is much appreciated. We are very pleased to hear of your experience with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited the pub on many occasions, mainly for drinks but on this occasion my wife and I found it easier to call to the pub and have them wait on us and grab some food. Had a burger and doubled it up for only £1.50 with a chicken breast on top. Wife had very similar and we got to... More 

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Thank Paul C
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Paul it is great to hear of customers enjoying the experience in our pub. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thank you More 

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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dissapointing meal Pros nice and hot food, quick friendly service Cons processed mash and meat so tough could hardly cut it never mind chewing it. 2 for 1 offers at plus 15pounds for 2 meals even with offer won't be back

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Thank dowdi
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Hi, Sorry to hear of your experience in our pub on this occasion. Please feel free to contact me on 01325462464 if you would like to discuss this in more detail. Thank you More 

Darlington
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rounded off our family day out with a visit for tea. Got the two for one offer so only paid for two meals and very nice they were too! Pleasant surroundings, friendly server and prompt service. Will definitely be back when I fancy saving on cooking! Good menu choice as well as specials board - something for everyone!

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Thank J0J0P
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your feedback its great to hear you enjoyed your experience in our pub. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks again More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and welcoming but the quality and freshness of the food was very poor. The steak was 80% gristle and dripping wet, chips luke warm, brown slimy salad and kids burger was a cheap frozen one. Poor choice of Marston's considering it's a Marston's pub. Was offered 20% off next time but as we don't live in Darlington... More 

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Thank Lisa H
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Hi Lisa, Thanks for your feedback. I know we have already gone through this but if you would like to speak to me to discuss in more detail then please feel free to contact me on 01325462464 Thanks More 

Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Came into this lovely pub yesterday for food with my mam. I had the chicken and rump (should have had cajan on it but they left it off for me) and my mam had rump and king prawn salad. Both were hot and delicious. The pub was quite busy but quiet in the section we sat. The staff on shift... More 

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Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Laura Im happy you enjoyed your visit to our pub. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks More 

Darlington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Went in here with my girlfriend after getting back from a long day of travelling. The food is really well priced with good portion sizes! The staff were all spot on The manager Axl and the team were very attentive, which brought a great atmosphere to the pub.

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Thank James B
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback its great to hear about your experience with us at The White Heifer. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went there as a family of 8 and food was excellent as was service. Food excellent quality and came hot on hot plates and waitress very friendly and pleasant. Highly recommended for food and drinks with a great service.

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Thank Deano7719
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback its great to hear about your experience with us at The White Heifer. We hope to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Very tasty food and the prices are reasonable for the portion sizes excellent service from the staff. Will be visiting again. 😀

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Thank Jade G
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback its great to hear you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Came for food with my friends, it was a last minute decision, but the pub was relatively quiet and the bar staff were really friendly. The food was lovely and cheaply priced. I'd definitely recommend for future casual dining experiences.

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Thank smwest89
Axl B, Manager at The White Heifer That Travelled, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback its great to hear you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 23:30
Monday
11:45 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:45 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:45 - 23:30
Thursday
11:45 - 23:30
Friday
11:45 - 23:30
Saturday
11:45 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Park John Fowler Way | John Fowler Way, Darlington DL2 2GG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 462464

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