The Witham

3 Horse Market
Barnard Castle
County Durham
DL12 8LY

Tel: +44 01833 631107

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The Witham lit up at night


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019



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  • Shirley J
    coffee stop
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th November 2019
    Great place for coffee and scones/cake, or light lunches. Good choice of basic food, well presented, friendly staff. Read full review
  • 836patricia
    North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    Yorkshire Shepherdess
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 30th November 2019
    Visited the Witham to see Amanda Owen with a friend who is currently in a wheelchair. Pre-booked a wheelchair space with the box-office. What a lovely reception we got when we arrived - the staff... Read full review
  • MadalynH7
    Huddersfield, United Kingdom
    Interesting arts centre
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th January 2020
    We called in out of curiosity whilst in the area. An interesting building which has been well converted and is well used by the local community Read full review



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  • On-Site café/restaurant

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)
Tuesday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00
Bank HolidayClosed

* Open Tue-Sat, 1000-1600.

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The Witham Cafe Bar, Barnard CastleThe Witham Café Bar is at the heart of the award-winning modern atrium that bridges the two older buildings. Licensed day and evening, we serve locally sourced, seasonal lunches and suppers, full afternoon tea, home baked cakes and scones.

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Northern Crafts at The Witham20 stalls of handmade gifts and goods from Jewellery, prints, jams, toys and cards to scarves, hats, chocolate, soaps, knitted-gifts, puzzles, wooden-gifts and bags.
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