Eat

Eat

Seaham Hall is home to two excellent restaurants in Seaham, both of which have an emphasis and commitment to using only quality ingredients. Our Head Chef has worked with the team at Seaham Hall to create fabulous menus for both restaurants which we are sure will inspire you to return time and time again. 

Byron’s Restaurant celebrates the personality of Seaham Hall, set in beautiful surroundings, it is the heart of the hotel. The menu focuses on British ingredients and celebrates local producers. The menu is changed seasonally to reflect the fabulous ingredients of the time. Quality and taste are what is on show here.  Restaurants near Durham are renowned for their scrumptious afternoon tea options, try out our fabulous spot at Seaham Hall. 

Ozone is our pan Asian restaurant located within the Serenity Spa offering authentic yet innovative menus in an informal atmosphere where you can enjoy wonderful cocktails, great food and fabulous views from the spherical wrap around outdoor terrace.

At Seaham Hall, we also offer unique Durham private dining experiences for groups of 2 to 120, with seasonal menus and all the extras you need to special events and get-togethers. 

Everyone is welcome, but remember bookings are essential. The restaurants are for you to enjoy together with our hotel guests. Read more about our offerings and the fabulous experience you can expect by checking out our blog. If you’re looking for exceptional restaurants near Durham, there’s no need to look any further.  


Our Restaurants

Seaham Hall is home to two excellent restaurants both of which have an emphasis and commitment to using only quality ingredients.

Byron's Restaurant

The restaurant's focus is to celebrate British ingredients emphasizing quality and taste.

Ozone Restaurant

Pan Asian restaurant with a spherical outdoor terrace and views to the gardens.

Afternoon Tea Delights at Seaham Hall

Anna Maria Russell, 7th Duchess of Bedford found a light meal of tea (usually Darjeeling) and cakes or sandwiches to be the perfect refreshment between luncheon and dinner.  So much so, that she soon began inviting her friends to join her. Afternoon tea quickly became an established and convivial repast in many middle and upper class households.

Duchess of Bedford Afternoon Tea £22
Handmade Finger Sandwiches
Egg Mayonnaise with Watercress and Raddish
Smoked Salmon with Creme Fraiche and Cucumber (wrap)
Cheese and Mustard savoury with Baby Gem and Pickled Onion
Ham, Lettuce and Tomato with Wild Garlic Creme Fraiche

Housemade fruit and plain scones served with housemade strawberry jam and Devonshire clotted cream. Selection of desserts, cakes and pastries from our pastry chef, all served with free flowing teas and coffees of your choice

Anna Maria Russell Champagne Afternoon Tea £32

 

Afternoon tea at Seaham Hall is a real treat to be enjoyed either in our lounge or on the outdoor terraces overlooking the coast and extensive gardens, weather permitting of course.
Afternoon Tea is the perfect gift for that special someone, please visit our gift voucher pages to make your selections.


Our Menus
We have a range of fabulous menus for both restaurants which we are sure will inspire you to return time and time again.


Join Us For a Drink


Byron's Restaurant

A specially commissioned pewter-topped oak bar , glittering 14 carat gold-plated chandeliers, beautiful oak wood floors, fabulous Georgian windows with views to the Vortex and black granite table tops complete the opulent, ambiance.


Ozone

Ozone at Seaham Hall is located within the Serenity Spa and is the perfect place for a relaxed cocktail or pre-dinner drink in fabulous surroundings. With floor to ceiling windows, a spherical wrap around outdoor terrace with sublime views to the gardens, wooden floors and a central cocktail bar, this is an ideal setting to socialise with friends.


The Terrace

Seaham Hall has wonderful outdoor terraces overlooking the dramatic coastline and delightful gardens.  When the sun is shining there is no better place to pass an afternoon with a coffee or a G&T, naughty !!


The Lounge

Located adjacent to the main entrance with fabulous views to the gardens through magnificent Georgian windows, the intimate atmosphere of The Lounge Bar makes it an ideal place to sit back and enjoy the surroundings of Seaham Hall.


The Taittinger Sports Lounge

The Taittinger Sports Lounge at Seaham Hall offers bespoke black leather lounge seating encircling a 9ft Sam K purple biaze and slate all American pool table, with custom lighting, stately oak floors and a few oddities to bring a smile.