Set in beautiful gardens in the fashionable West End of Darlington, Bannatyne Hotel is a converted Grade II listed town house, which creates a venue with character, warmth and style.
We pride ourselves on our expertly crafted menus, using the finest locally sourced produce, to deliver an exceptional dining experience making it the perfect venue to meet for drinks, light snacks, traditional Afternoon Tea or a full, formal dining experience at any time of the day.
Whether it's a light bite to eat after work or if you're looking for an inviting atmosphere to enjoy drinks with friends, Maxine's bar provides the perfect setting with its stylish bar seating and luxurious leather chairs, a great selection of malt whiskeys and extensive wine list, this really is the perfect location for meeting up and relaxing.
Our restaurant has gained an enviable reputation for superb food, great variety and excellent service. Our seasonal menus guarantee the freshest ingredients are used and with all the choices available, there is sure to be something to suit all tastes.
Sunday Lunch - What better way to spend time together as a family, than joining us for Sunday Lunch. 2 courses for £14.95 and 3 courses for £18.95 and don't forget, children under 12 eat free! Take a look at the menu here.
Afternoon Tea - What better way to spend your day than with a spot of afternoon tea? Enjoy for just £14.95 per person* from 12pm - 5pm. Click here to find out more.
Steak out for Two - Available Thursday and Sunday between 5.00pm - 9.30pm. Two 8oz sirloin steaks served with chunky chips, pan fried onion, mushrooms and a grilled tomato with a choice of Diane or peppercorn sauce. Including a bottle of house wine: red, white or rose. Click here to find out more.
*Must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.
The restaurant is tastefully decorated, where contemporary meets traditional elegance, offering original features including beautiful marble fireplaces and extends a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
In addition to our restaurant we have several rooms available for private dining:
Benefiting from tasteful, art deco styling, The Study offers private dining, set in cosy and inviting surroundings. Seats a maximum of 20 people
For a more intimate dining experience, The Library offers a beautiful space filled with natural light. Seats a maximum of 12 people
A beautiful, light and airy Wilbur Suite offers a luxurious and spacious setting, perfect for a wedding, christening, large dinner or birthday party. Seats a maximum of 120-150 people (dependant upon dining options)
During the Summer months, why not sit back and relax in the sunshine in our extensive and beautiful gardens...one of Darlington's best kept secrets. Enjoy al fresco dining, a refreshing drink whilst soaking up the views of our gardens.
For additional luxury and pleasure why not book our newly installed, impressive Pavilion. Available for drinks and dining for up to 6 people.
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