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Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

To add an item to ‘My Shortlist’, click the relevant

Add to Excursion

Taste Durham Awards

Durham's bars and restaurants

If you’re in search of a cosy pub for a great lunch, looking for a fine-dining experience or simply want to refuel after a busy day sightseeing, let the Taste Durham Awards guide you. 

Taste Durham The food quality mark is proudly displayed by more than 60 food and drink businesses across the county. From grabbing a bite to eat at one of Durham’s award-winning attractions, to stopping off to refuel at a pub or café, or dining out at one of the county’s delicious restaurants, many of which are in stunning hotels, be sure to look out for the Taste Durham award. And for a tasty place to stay, check out our list of B&B’s that have a Taste Durham award.

Graded to a national standard, the Taste Durham accreditaiton is awarded in recognition of consistently good service, comfort, cleanliness, quality of meal and in addition, championing of local produce.

Wherever you see the Taste Durham mark you can rest assured you are choosing a quality establishment.

Taste Durham highlights...

The Teesdale Hotel

The Teesdale Hotel

The Teesdale Hotel is a family run old 18thC coaching inn, a beautiful old building, elegantly modernised to retain its ‘olde worlde’ charm. Located in the quaint stone-built village of Middleton-in-Teesdale, set in the stunning countryside of Upper Teesdale in the North Pennines area of...

The Teesdale Hotel

The Teesdale Hotel

The Teesdale Hotel is a family run old 18thC...

The Library

The Library

Nice pub in city centre serving food. Great views...

The Rose and Crown

The Rose and Crown

The oak panelled dining room offer a traditional...

Ye Old Elm Tree

Ye Old Elm Tree

Ye Old Elm Tree serves good home-cooked food,...

The Three Horseshoes Hotel

The Three Horseshoes Hotel

In the centre of the historic market town of...

The Lookout

The Lookout

With a modern take on a nautical theme, The...