The Michelin Guide 2020 is out now, featuring its annual listing of culinary movers and shakers.
The Raby Hunt, at Summerhouse, near Darlington, celebrated its 10th birthday by maintaining its two-star rating for a third year. Meanwhile, House of Tides, Newcastle maintained its star. Elsewhere, Bib Gourmands were awarded to Newcastle’s Violets, Broad Chare and Route, The Staith House in North Shields and Haveli in Ponteland.
Restaurants listed in the guide also include Newcastle’s Trakol, Dobson & Parnell, 21, The Patricia and Bistro Forty Six, plus The Feathers Inn (Hedley on the Hill), The Rat Inn (Anick), Hjem (Hexham), Potted Lobster (Bamburgh), The Bay Horse (Hurworth-on-Tees), The Orangery (Rockliffe Hall) and Finbarr’s (Durham).