Healthy Breakfast

Food plays an important role at The Old Post Office with the emphasis on fresh, local, seasonal produce. Lanchester and Durham have a wealth of dedicated producers growing the very best ingredients and we take great pride in using these to make your breakfast a memorable experience.


A good wholesome breakfast sets you up for the day; we offer a range of traditional breakfasts

  • Traditional Breakfast Grill - Homemade Sausages, our own Free Range fresh Eggs, locally sourced Bacon and Tomatoes with Mushrooms
  • Free Range fresh Scrambled Eggs with Craster Smoked Salmon
  • Poached Craster Kipper from the Northumbrian Coast with a poached Free Range fresh egg
  • Eggs Benedict - with our Free-Range Eggs, Local Bacon (Optional), Tomato and Hollandaise Sauce
  • Porridge - Salty, Fruit Compote, Golden Syrup, Honey or with a shot of Whiskey

Breakfast Sides for everyone

  • Cereals and home-mixed Muesli plus a range of yoghurts
  • Orange Juice (not from concentrate)
  • Our Homemade Bread for Toast
  • Homemade 'Seville Orange' Marmalade
  • Tea and Ground Coffee - Decaf available

Other options can be made available for other dietary needs, if notice is given - just let us know in advance

Breakfast is served in our dining room at a time to suit you. We simply ask that you tell us your breakfast preference and time, the evening before.