Welcome back to
The Kings Head

Bar, Restaurant & Accommodation, at the heart of Lanchester, Durham. Serving good, honest, locally sourced food, in a stunning setting.

Dine with us

Whether it be a light bite or a hearty Sunday Roast, we have you covered. All our dishes prepared fresh and can be amended to your personal taste.
Re-opening 24th October for Sunday Lunch
Sunday Lunch with Roast Sirloin, served pink at The Kings Head

Spend Christmas at The Kings Head

Forget the hours of prep and washing up. Spend time with those who matter the most at The Kings Head, this Christmas.

View our Christmas Day Menu here.

Christmas Day Lunch is priced at £29.50 for kids and £76.50 for adults.

Please make a booking, if you would like to dine with us.

Unfortunately, we can’t guarantee two or more parties to be sat next to each other. Amend or cancel your existing booking via ResDiary.

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First time at The Kings Head?

The Kings Head is based in Lanchester. 8 miles west of Durham and 5 miles from the former steel town of Consett.

Meet the team!

Meet the front of house and kitchen teams behind The Kings Head. Apply to join our team and discover a little bit of history behind the restaurant.

Your local dog friendly restaurant.

Dogs are more than welcome in the bar and outdoor areas of The Kings Head.

With a number of picturesque walks around Lanchester, where better to stop off for a well-deserved pint than The Kings Head?

Christmas Day Bookings

Please note your booking is not confirmed until a deposit has been paid.

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