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Oven Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, British,
30 Duke Street, Darlington DL3 7AQ, England
+44 1325 466668
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“tagine” (4 reviews)
“spicy beef” (2 reviews)
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European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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30 Duke Street, Darlington DL3 7AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Come here often and the food and service is always excellent and always very good value for money. See you again soon.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited again on Saturday night and everything was first class - service, atmosphere and food. The price is terrific.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I ate here on Thursday evening for his birthday. We enjoyed it so much we didn’t hesitate to book again for this evening when a relative arrived, at short notice from Canada...he was really impressed with the spicy beef tagine, one of...More

1  Thank johnlainie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visit and wont be the last, lovely food with very friendly, helpful staff. Prices are very reasonable for 3 courses too. I can highly recommend the Hot Shot Parmo

Thank localknoxville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my other half came here on Saturday night as a off chance because Sol tapas next door was fully booked. On arrival I was greeted by lovely staff who looked after us all night. We ordered the ribeye steak but they didn’t have...More

1  Thank Lauren1x
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Garlic Mushrooms Then Steak and Peppercorn sauce Chips Onion Ring & Fresh Vedge it was Superb as usual Maz & Paul will be back X

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's daughter's birthday tomorrow and we've not eaten out for a while so where better than an old favourite? We're in time for the pre-theatre menu which, wonderfully, has continued even though our lovely old theatre has been closed for a major refurbishment. There's something...More

Thank Phil5001
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places excellent value for money myself and my partner called in for tea , both had the black pudding starter then I had the braised shin of beef and my partner had the tiger chicken all tasted lovely and the service...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Food Excellent: Service excellent with friendly, attentive waiting staff. A very friendly welcome to boot.

Thank darsmr20fave
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We have visited the oven on a numerous occasions and never once been disappointed. The food is real good quality, the service is second to none and its definitely value for money. Sunday lunch and takeaways must be one of the best in the area,...More

Thank chriscole2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Duke Street, Darlington DL3 7AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 466668
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Oven Restaurant is a busy, local, neighbourhood restaurant on the outskirts of Darlington town centre, close to the west end. Oven Restaurant is a bustling and vibrant restaurant that serves fabulous food. It's express and pre theatre menu is unrivalled, the food is just so good- 1 course for £7.95, 2 Courses £9.95, 3 Courses £11.95 From12-2 .30 Pm/ 5-7 pm Tuesday - Friday.. Oven Restaurant has a great a la carte menu which is available every day for lunch and dinner- prices range from just £12.50- £21.50 And is really worth a try. Sunday lunch is quite a special affair- the restaurant is open 12-4 pm on a Sunday and Sunday lunch is amazing- £9.95 For roast topside of beef with all the trimmings. Sunday lunch is also available to takeaway There is a large room upstairs that can hold roughly 40 people for private hire or for a private party. Oven restaurant caters for businesses and families alike and always has an eclectic mix of people eating. Whether you want to visit for an intimate meal or a professional meeting you can trust Oven Restaurant to look after all your needs.
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