The Capital Durham Indian Restaurant

Here’s a promo video for The Capital Indian Restaurant in Claypath, Durham. I’ve been there many times and I’ve never had a bad meal yet, but be sure to book yourselves in as it gets very busy, especially at weekends. Directly above The Capital you’ll also find Palm Sugar. We called in on the way […]

Zen Durham Thai Restaurant Review

  Zen Durham Review Zen Durham is a superb Thai restaurant in the heart of Durham City. It is tucked away around near to Durham Prison, but don’t let that put you off. It’s an asian restaurant, with a bit of fusion going on. The aptly named Court Inn is the pub just next door. […]

Filini Durham Radisson Blu Italian Restaurant Review

Filini Durham Firstly, it’s often been said that Filini at the Radisson Blu is one of the best restaurants in Durham City. For that reason, I’d booked it for a Valentine’s Day meal. I wanted it to be right so that we could have a nice romantic meal out. The Radisson Hotel is quite an […]

Sambuca Durham Review

Sambuca Durham Sambuca opened its first restaurant in Jesmond, Newcastle nearly 30 years ago. Sambuca now have a chain of Italian Restaurants throughout the North East, with branches at Ashington, Heaton Park, North Shields, Forest Hall, South Shields, Sunderland, Whitley Bay, Tyne Tunnel, Blyth, Hartlepool and this one in Durham. It’s right next to the […]

InShanghai Durham Chinese Buffet Restaurant Review

Visited InShanghai Durham Chinese Buffet after a long business trip to Birmingham on Monday. The place is now very well established down on the Durham riverside, under the rather garish ‘The Gates’ sign next to Framwellgate Bridge. It moved here some years ago after starting life upstairs as ‘The Elephant’ buffet. Try to get a […]

Chiquito Durham Mexican Restaurant Review

Popped into Chiquito Durham for a cheeky bite to eat on Sunday. I Was in Durham to try to finish off the Xmas shopping, without Mrs DFD, and after a cold walk down from Gilesgate was a bit famished by the time I got there. The queues at the sausage butty stall in the Market […]

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