The Seaton Lane Inn

“Smart pub-with-rooms serving good food” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

SEAHAM, COUNTY DURHAM

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Our View

Just a five-minute drive from the coast and close to Sunderland, this boutique-style inn offers four real ales to keep the regulars happy, served from the central bar. With a traditional bar area as well as a stylish restaurant and lounge, there are plenty of dining options, and locally sourced seafood makes a strong appearance on the menu. The pub has built a formidable reputation for Sunday roasts.

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AA Pick of the Pubs
The Seaton Lane Inn
Seaton Lane, SEAHAM, SR7 0LP

Features

Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
Facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Garden
Opening Times
  • Open all year

About The area

Discover County Durham

County Durham reaches halfway across England, from the North Pennines in the west, to the sea in the east. Much of it is very sparsely inhabited, and is naturally beautiful; a mix of rolling hills, monumental valleys, lush farmland and unforgiving moors. It’s strong on industrial heritage as well, and remnants of the now all-but-vanished mining industry are everywhere.

The City of Durham has a magnificent Cathedral which can be traced back to the establishment of a church in the 10thcentury as the final resting place of the miraculous remains of Saint Cuthbert. The Cathedral, alongside the city’s Castle (an 11th-century structure that now houses University College), were created a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1986. The area’s mining past is fully documented at the Durham Mining Museum; an amazing resource. Bishop Auckland is the other major settlement, and for centuries was run almost as an independent state by the powerful Bishops of Durham. These days it is still a bustling town with plenty of shops, historical interest and events like the annual food festival. The coastal town of Peterlee is unusual; it was set up as a new town to house Durham miners after WW2. 

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