About us

Situated in the heart of Durham, Walkergate offers a selection of stylish bars and family restaurants around an attractive split level piazza, providing an eclectic choice of cuisines with spacious terraces for alfresco dining.

The secure 500 space car park at Walkergate is open 24/7 and is conveniently located for the Gala Theatre and Clayport Library. There is also excellent pedestrian access for the city centre and historic peninsular.

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News & Events

  • Social Media

    News and Promotions

    Head over to our Twitter and Facebook pages for more news, events and promotions . . . scroll down and click on the links! #WhereItsAt
  • Bubbly Friday

    Champagne Bar by Ebony

    ‘Bubbly Friday’ is the perfect way to start the weekend at Champagne Bar by Ebony . . . as well as champagne, there are also delicious cocktails and a wide selection of gins. #WhereItsAt
  • New Menu

    Nando's New Menu

    The ‘peri-fect’ way to dine out! Share a Meal Platter for less than £20. There’s also an exciting new menu, why not check it out for yourself! Plus 20% discount for all NHS, Military and Emergency Services on production of a valid ID card. #WhereItsAt
  • Offers and Promotions


    It’s time to check out the new menu at Missoula! Plus there’s plenty of special offers and promotions. See http://www.missoulabars.co.uk/missoula-durham/promotions/ for details. #WhereItsAt
  • Harry Potter Quiz and Student Discount

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Are you a ‘Potterhead’? Put your knowledge to the test in the Great Big Harry Potter quiz at Lloyds No 1 – The Bishops Mill on Sunday 11th February! Students! Don’t forget you can get 20% NUS discount on your food order. Plus there’s live music every Friday between 5pm – 8pm with weekly guests. #WhereItsAt”
  • Tasty Offers

    Ask Italian

    There’s 50% off all main courses all day Monday to Friday and Sunday at Ask Italian at Walkergate. Plus there’s a two-course lunch menu for £9.95 Monday to Friday until 5pm. #WhereItsAt
  • Early Bird Menu and House Doubles

    Fat Buddha

    The Early Bird menu at Fat Buddha Bar & Kitchen is served from 4pm – 7pm Sunday – Friday! Plus . . . new for 2018! House doubles are available for £4.50 now every day of the week, including Saturday nights! #WhereItsAt”
  • Breakfast and More


    From full cooked breakfasts to sweet pancakes, you’ll be spoilt for choice at Chiquito. Students – save 25% all day every day at Chiquito at Walkergate by downloading the Chiquito app! Plus, if you’re looking for a gluten free menu to order from, you’ll be spoilt for choice. #WhereItsAt

Secure Parking

500 space car park

Located conveniently for the City centre and historic peninsular, as well as other attractions such as the Gala theatre, the car park provides safe and secure parking 24 hours a day 7 days a week, with on-site presence and CCTV surveillance at all times.


Access is via the main roundabout linking the A690 and New Elvet Bridge, taking the westbound A690 and following the slip road under Millburngate Bridge, or via Freeman Place.

Tel: 0191 384 5084 or email: walkergatecarpark@yahoo.co.uk
OPENING HOURS: 24 hrs / 7 Days
Tariffs (Monday – Sunday)
0-2 Hrs
2-4 Hrs
4-6 Hrs
6-24 Hrs
Night Tarriff
Lost Tickets

*Entry after 6pm & exit before 6am
Monthly Parking Pass
(Full month only, subject to availability)

Get in touch


Walkergate Management Suite,
Freeman Place,
Durham, DH1 1SQ

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0191 384 9912



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