The Bar & Lounge is nestled in the Holiday Inn Darlington. This cool bar provides contemporary British cuisine to diners looking for somewhere stylish to relax.
Relax in the hotel’s sociable Bar & Lounge and recharge your batteries whilst enjoying delicious food with family or friends. The Lounge Bar is located on ground floor of the hotel and boasts a modern interior which is perfect for meetings by day and socialising in the evening. The menu offers an array light bites and snacks, and is run by friendly staff who are more than willing to answer any questions that you might have about the exciting dishes on offer.
Choose from small plates of Carpaccio; wafer thin raw fillet of beef laced with a mustard mayonnaise dressing, rocket, capers and parmesan or Dim Sum selection; 6 pieces of the crispy Chinese classic served with a chilli dip and hoisin sauce (vegetarian option also available). If you are looking for something a little more substantial, then no need to worry as there are large plates available too including everybody’s favourite of fish & chips; haddock fillet with chips, mushy peas and tartar sauce or one of their delicious gourmet burgers, served in a brioche bun with your choice of burger and toppings. For those with a sweet tooth, the desserts are also worth a mention. Choose from Warm Chocolate Brownie with Vanilla Ice Cream; Rich and indulgent home made brownie with a scoop of the finest ice cream or the equally delightful White Chocolate and Raspberry Pannacotta accompanied by a selection of summer fruits.
Open all day, the bar serves a full range of beers, wines and soft drinks along with a variety of hot drinks allowing you to continue relaxing into the evening.
So whether you are staying with them or not and wish to use their Bar & Lounge for business or leisure, you’ll have access to one of the most comfortable and convenient venues in Darlington.
Please note: Members who want to dine in the restaurant during Fridays and Saturdays must call 24 hours in advance to avoid disappointment.