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Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe image
Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe image
Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe image
Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe image

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Traditional Italian cooking combined with locally sourced ingredients is the perfect partnership at the Italian Farmhouse in Coxhoe. Located in the heart of County Durham, this superb Italian eatery is one of two restaurants in the north east and aims to bring authentic Italian cooking to the tables of the area in an informal and traditional way. Inspired by the Italian farmhouses of Puglia in southern Italy, this delightful eatery has impressed the area’s diners with its tasty menu and lovely informal air.

The restaurant specialises in the fantastic Italian tapas known as Cicchetti which are ideal for sharing amongst friends and provide the opportunity to sample a little of everything. Tuck into mini plates of polpettine (meatballs) cooked in a spicy tomato sauce accompanied with warm ciabatta or a dish of crispy arancini risotto balls filled with beef, tomato and fresh herbs. Pizza is another speciality of the house, cooked in the stone oven the traditional way and topped with simple, classic ingredients. The a la carte menu offers some pretty delicious meat and fish dishes such as the chicken saltimbocca (wrapped in Parma ham with sage and mozzarella) or pan fried salmon in a creamy white wine and dill sauce. The wine list offers some superb Italian wines to choose from.

Housed in a traditional pub, Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe is a rustic space and offers a lovely informal vibe. Enjoy a pint of real ale before tucking into some delicious Italian food, using ingredients sourced from the local larder of County Durham.

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Please note: the tastecard discount is not available on Bank Holidays or Celebration Days. These include, but are not limited to Valentine’s Day, Mothering Sunday, Father’s Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

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Italian Farmhouse Coxhoe
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Dawn said "Great Food, Good Service
Excellent food - portions large and food all home cooked & tasted great. Will go back!"
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" Food was great. Service was a little lacking."
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Old said
" Staff were very pleasant but food was VERY slow to arrive."
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David said "Hidden gem
This out of the way Italian bistro is an absolute gem. Staff are lovely , food has the usual..."
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Theresa said "5*****
Excellent"
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NADINE said "Awesome food
This place is excellent. The service is fantastic always happy! It's also great for..."
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Craig said
" Second visit this month and everything has been fantastic on both occasions"
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Sara said "A Great Find...
Lovely restaurant inside Clarence Villas pub. Decor gorgeous and food was delicious. Excellent..."
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  • Dawn said: "Great Food, Good Service
    Excellent food - portions large and food all home cooked & tasted great. Will go back! "
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  • " Food was great. Service was a little lacking. "
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  • Old said:
    " Staff were very pleasant but food was VERY slow to arrive. "
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  • David said: "Hidden gem
    This out of the way Italian bistro is an absolute gem. Staff are lovely , food has the usual Italian standards and a few house originals but all done with an individual twist. Great decor and some quirky touches with Gellato served in old style tin mugs. Taste card readily accepted and easy to use. Highly recommended. "
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  • Theresa said: "5*****
    Excellent "
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  • NADINE said: "Awesome food
    This place is excellent. The service is fantastic always happy! It's also great for family's too. Food is fantastic you won't b disappointed. "
    Posted 7 months, 4 days ago...
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  • Craig said:
    " Second visit this month and everything has been fantastic on both occasions "
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  • Sara said: "A Great Find...
    Lovely restaurant inside Clarence Villas pub. Decor gorgeous and food was delicious. Excellent addition to tastecard. My new favourite restaurant.
    Free bread with 3 chilli, olive and garlic oil dips, also sun dried tomato butter.
    Starters of mini meatballs with spicy sauce and a sour dough flat bread with mozzarella and caramelised onion (was huge). By now so full we could of skipped main course!!
    Both had fillet steak, peppercorn sauce for main. Cooked medium to perfection. One side of proper chips and one dish of veg. Fantastic meal, will be returning often I'm sure :o) "
    Posted 10 months, 20 days ago...
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  • Dawn said: "Great Food, Good Service
    Excellent food - portions large and food all home cooked & tasted great. Will go back! "
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  • " Food was great. Service was a little lacking. "
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  • Old said:
    " Staff were very pleasant but food was VERY slow to arrive. "
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  • David said: "Hidden gem
    This out of the way Italian bistro is an absolute gem. Staff are lovely , food has the usual Italian standards and a few house originals but all done with an individual twist. Great decor and some quirky touches with Gellato served in old style tin mugs. Taste card readily accepted and easy to use. Highly recommended. "
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  • Theresa said: "5*****
    Excellent "
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  • NADINE said: "Awesome food
    This place is excellent. The service is fantastic always happy! It's also great for family's too. Food is fantastic you won't b disappointed. "
    Posted 7 months, 4 days ago...
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  • Craig said:
    " Second visit this month and everything has been fantastic on both occasions "
    Posted 10 months, 9 days ago...
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  • Sara said: "A Great Find...
    Lovely restaurant inside Clarence Villas pub. Decor gorgeous and food was delicious. Excellent addition to tastecard. My new favourite restaurant.
    Free bread with 3 chilli, olive and garlic oil dips, also sun dried tomato butter.
    Starters of mini meatballs with spicy sauce and a sour dough flat bread with mozzarella and caramelised onion (was huge). By now so full we could of skipped main course!!
    Both had fillet steak, peppercorn sauce for main. Cooked medium to perfection. One side of proper chips and one dish of veg. Fantastic meal, will be returning often I'm sure :o) "
    Posted 10 months, 20 days ago...
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