The Saxon Inn

1 Saxon Green
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 7SY

Tel: +44 01388 662256

Add The Saxon Inn to your Itinerary

The Saxon Inn Durham


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTasteDurham Quality Assured TasteDurham Quality Assured 2019



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
    • Very Good
    • Average
    • Poor
    • Terrible

    Recent Reviews:

    • Jeff W
      Leeds, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      A good place made so by the staff
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 19th July 2019
      Accommodation excellent, staff great, food good (breakfast EXCELLENT}. Our only slight grumble was having to wait 50 minutes for dinner to arrive but because of friendliness of staff we accepted it... Read full review
    • ashleyCLS
      Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      A Hidden Gem with delicious food!!!
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 20th July 2019
      We decided to call into The Saxon Inn for lunch with staying in the local area, it’s a wonderful setting within the pleasant village of Escomb. Thankfully we managed to find a table, having not... Read full review
    • Global765146
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 30th July 2019
      Have not been for while but its still the same friendly staff meals were great & large chips were home made not frozen ones you get else were & no microwave pings going off will be back soon Read full review



    • Guide dogs permitted
    • Ramp / Level Access


    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Catering service
    • Licensed
    • On-Site café/restaurant
    • Serve afternoon tea
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch
    • Special dietary requirements catered for
    • Take away service

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age)
    • Baby changing facilities
    • Children's menu
    • Highchair

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • Booking essential
    • Can be packages by 3rd parties
    • Delta accepted
    • Groups Accepted
    • JCB accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Special group rates
    • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Exclusive hire of restaurant
    • Garden/patio for guests use
    • Live music
    • Number of covers - 70
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • Al fresco dining
    • Village Location

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
    Monday - Thursday08:00 - 23:00
    Friday - Saturday08:00 - 00:00
    Sunday08:00 - 23:00

    * Lunch 12pm-2pm; Evening Meals 5:30pm-8:30pm (7:30pm Sundays)

    Map & Directions

    You May Also Like...

    The Saxon Inn, Escomb Whether you're a local or just visiting why not take time to enjoy the wholesome cooking, good beer and very good selection of wines at The Saxon Inn. Set in the idyllic village of Escomb off the A689 close to the market town of Bishop Auckland. We have recently extended the property to…

    What's Nearby

    1. Escomb Saxon Church

      One of England's finest Saxon churches, Escomb dates to the 7thC and contains a Roman…

      0.05 miles away
    2. Auckland Castle Deer House and Park

      Auckland Castle commands a prominent position overlooking the River Wear, surrounded by…

      1.44 miles away
    1. The Auckland Project - Auckland Tower

      Your visit to The Auckland Project begins at Auckland Tower, where you can find all the…

      1.5 miles away
    2. Binchester Roman Fort

      Remains of Commandant's house and neighbouring bath-house containing one of the best…

      1.5 miles away
    3. Low Barns Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

      One of our region’s most important wildlife sites, this wetland reserve, bordered by the…

      1.93 miles away
    4. Whitworth Hall Country Park

      Historic parkland with resident deer, ornamental lake, children's playground and Grade II…

      4.12 miles away
    5. Locomotion

      At Locomotion you can see highlights of the national collection of railway vehicles in…

      4.31 miles away
    6. Durham Mining Museum

      Spennymoor Town Hall has it’s dedicated memorial to the works and lives lost during the…

      4.81 miles away
    7. Brancepeth Castle

      Brancepeth is one of the oldest castles in the North East. The building today is a…

      5.25 miles away
    8. Hamsterley Forest

      Information point and tearoom, cycle hire and forest drive with children's play area.…

      6.04 miles away
    9. DLI Collection at Sevenhills

      The Durham Light Infantry Collection has moved to Sevenhills at Spennymoor. Items from…

      6.17 miles away
    Previous Next

    Search What's Nearby

    Product Type
    Within miles