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Maximo's Italian Restaurant

The Old Brewery | Castle Eden, Durham TS27 4SU, England
+44 1429 839299
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (19 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“potato skins” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Brewery | Castle Eden, Durham TS27 4SU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here a couple of times over the last couple of years with family. It's got a great atmosphere (although a bit noisy for some I would think), the menu is diverse and tasty and the service generally good. I've had a pasta dish...More

Thank Thom C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Heading north by the A19 we decided to head to the Castle Eden Inn. It is being refurbished so we ended up trying this place. We were the second guests to arrive so plenty of room. Very pleasant and nice staff. We ordered from the...More

Thank BPasta
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Wow what can i say what beautiful food at maximos our first time here and glad we went the servicewas fab and staff very friendly your made to feel comfortable which is great the food.

Thank Lauran F
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Recently visited here for a family get together and have to say that it was an excellent choice of venue (my last visit to this venue was when it was Whitbread Brewery many years ago) The restaurant is immaculate and has a very good ambience,...More

Thank trevor b
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Food was ok. Had pate to start not much taste and onion marmalade was bland. Had steak for main, again it was ok, sauce was nice, veg tasteless, partner had chicken Kiev and said it wasn't the best. Out of three people to serve us...More

Thank BROWNSCoDurham
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Evening meal with family for a birthday arrived around six and ordered from the special menu two meals for just over eleven pounds the food was very good and good value will go back

Thank frankj362
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Been here a few times and never been disappointed. We took 2 of our young grandchildren here for Friday evening special. One just likes basic pasta with cheese and olives and, they were very happy to accommodate this. Although not particularly keen on pizza, that's...More

Thank alan g
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting, nice room. Lacks atmosphere. Service a little amateurish. Food at best average, but my mussels were worryingly luke warm. Sorry, but wont rush back

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went here with two friends on a Saturday night, and had the Happy hour meal.Nice place, friendly staff. My starter, mushrooms, was lovely, and my main course, the veg tart was lovely. The others enjoyed their starters of pate, fishcake, and bruschetta. They all had...More

Thank Watt500
Reviewed 10 April 2017

First time here with friends, good value happy hour menu. Food was very nice as was restaurant itself.

Thank Michelle M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Brewery | Castle Eden, Durham TS27 4SU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 1429 839299
Maximo's is a popular local Italian restaurant in a modern village location. The restaurant has a bustling atmosphere serving happy hour menu's for lunch and early evening meals with an a la carte menu also available and daily chef specials.
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