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The Bridgewater Arms

Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
+44 1325 730302
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (35 reviews)
“dover sole” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, British, Pub, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little place previously an old school house with original features. Reception was very pleasant and helpful. Primarily a specialist fish dish pub restaurant but other options available.I had grouse which was done beautifully. My wife had the dover sole and she could not fault...More

Thank geordie22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at this lovely restaurant last Saturday and a G&T at the bar gave us time to take a look at the menu and make our choices. Deciding on starters and mains from the blackboard was no easy task but we opted for a...More

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away from the main road is The Bridgewater Arms. A place that I have been fortunate enough to discover recently after living in the area for many years. The service is always impeccable and staff create a personal atmosphere without ever compromising professionalism. The...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As always at the Bridgewater you get great food, great service, great setting! What more can I say - GO!

Thank Anon7252014
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

A fantastic meal fresh fish was wonderful great staff and ales superb reasonable price considering quality not cheap £80 for two,:drinks/2 courses.Also a very pleasant quiet atmosphere will return if can

Thank bunsy64
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

myself and a good friend came on Wednesday night for dinner. warm welcome and great choice of food and wine. I knew some of the dishes as Paul was my first ever head chef and he taught me lots. we had king scallops and black...More

2  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I've had the good fortune to visit this place on a number of occasions and it always exceeds expectations. Each time you receive the warmest welcome, staff are so friendly and so knowledgeable about both the food and drinks. The last visit I got scallops...More

Thank lynnelambe
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We had a table for 5 booked last night for our Anniversary. First time we have been there for a long time. Got to say the service and the food was excellent. We had seafood. Lovely. The owner was very good at his Job and...More

1  Thank oxfordgarage
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Just come back from here after having some drinks and food. The drinks are great, the food was spot on, and the staff were very attentive and were great conversation. Thanks for a fantastic night, we look forward to coming back.

Thank RichardLevett
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Broke our journey to the Highlands Good welcoming staff excellent choice of food well cooked. Offered us a sharing starter if we wanted. Wide variety of Gins and good wine lots of fish or shellfish on menu but still able to find good food for...More

Thank Dawn B
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2 August 2016|
Response from sisteriris | Reviewed this property |
If you give them a call they can accommodate. For example, gluten- free bread can be supplied plus dishes adapted but best to give them some notice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$84
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Front Street | Teesdale County Durham, Winston DL2 3RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Winston
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 730302
  • E-mail
Restaurant and Pub Food at its Best in Beautiful Teesdale Come and enjoy delicious pub food, highest quality restaurant dining or taste the best of Timothy Taylors fine ales in historic surrounding at The Bridgewater Arms, Winston in Teesdale restaurant and village pub. Our excellent cuisine, varied menu and wonderful ambience combine to provide you with a memorable dining experience. If you like eating out, good pub food, an interesting restaurant menu, the best seafood around, tasty real ales and fine wines, then try dining out at The Bridgewater Arms at Winston.
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