Whilst offering all the charm of a traditional Tea Room, our on site restaurant extends beyond this with a superbly appointed menu offering top quality, freshly prepared food throughout the day.

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From tea-time favourites of toasted teacakes, scones and cream tea to a wonderful selection of mouth watering cakes, on display in the cake cabinet, our on site restaurant is a popular venue at Heart of the Shires with it’s spacious inside area and the new sheltered outdoor space and rear garden.

“Cakes to die for!”

Darlingtons heart of the shiresFull meals include a range of homemade sandwiches and freshly baked baguettes to Lasagne, Mushroom Stroganoff, Quiche, Salads, Ploughmans and Jacket Potatoes.

We are fully licensed and offer house wine by the glass (and by the bottle), beers and ciders, spirits and aperitifs. Seasonally we offer Pimms or warming mulled wine.


Drinks Menu: 

Cake Menu

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Coach parties and private bookings catered for by prior booking.
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July 1st, 2022. New hosts Daniel & Helen O’Mahoney take the reins at Darlington’s. See HERE.

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