Gilesgate Tandoori Durham Indian Takeaway Review

Gilesgate Tandoori Durham This is actually the 2nd time we’ve been to Gilesgate Tandoori Durham. It’s close to our house, within shambling distance in fact, so it would be rude not to really, wouldn’t it? We were really intending to have fish and chips just down the road at Bells, but it’s shut on a […]

Queen’s Head Durham Review

“The Queen’s Head is a nice friendly pub that’s recently been refurbished downstairs in the bar area. In the bar we offer FREE WiFi to all of our guests as well as FREE parking on site. We are in a perfect location of Durham, just 1 mile away from the City centre. The bar provides […]

The Shoes Durham Review

The Shoes, Durham in Gilesgate is one of those pubs where you just don’t know what it’s going to be like inside when you’re outside. It’s on Sunderland Road, on the East side of Durham, just past the fork in the road that takes you to Sherburn Road, on the way to the big Dragonville […]

Palm Sugar Durham Thai Takeaway Review

Palm Sugar Durham was a name given to me by my works travelling companion Tom. It’s a Thai/Asian place that has only recently opened in Claypath, above another much longer established Indian Restaurant, The Capital. We like Thai, and Indian, so it’s like double-decker food heaven. We fancied a Thai or Indian meal, but couldn’t […]

The Bishop Langley Durham Review

The Bishop Langley Durham is a name that not many will recognise, unless you are a regular visitor to Durham and a seasoned pub-goer. The pub is right on the edge of Framwellgate Bridge, with a fantastic terrace overlooking Durham Castle and the Cathedral from across the river. The experienced Durham drinker will know it’s […]

El Coto Durham Tapas Restaurant Review

El Coto Durham is a cute little place we’ve noticed in passing and have wanted to visit for some time. It’s tucked away up past the students union in New Elvet, right next to where the old driving test centre used to be. So, with a free slot in our hectic schedule (currently moving house) […]

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