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. Walkergate is also home to Durham's top nightclub.

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

  • Rebranding

    Slug & Lettuce are closed for refurbishment

    Slug & Lettuce are now closed for refurbishment and rebranding as Missoula Durham and will re-open on Friday 30th September 2016.
  • Champagne and Live Music


    Bubbly Friday – Offer on Lanson Black Label Champagne every Friday and live music.
  • Dining

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill have their brand new autumn menu on 7th September!
  • Kids Fun

    Ask Italian

    Enjoy 25% off starters, mains and desserts! Valid Sunday – Friday all day. Excludes all Saturdays. Offer ends 11th September 2016.
  • Emergency Services Discount


    20% off for NHS, Emergency Services and the Military.
  • Saturday Early Door Antics


    Free Entry between 8.00pm – 9.30pm. Drinks Offers. Cocktails £3.50 each or 2 cocktails for £6.00.
  • Lunchtime Dining

    Fat Buddha

    Enjoy the famous £5.95 all day lunch at Fat Buddha.
  • New Menu


    This month Chiquito have launched a brand new menu full of exciting new dishes and flavours. These are serving up a storm with popular new items such as Blonde Beer Battered Gherkins, Chicken Wing Sharing Platter, Smoky Honey Glazed Pork Belly, Meaty Mac ‘n’ Cheese and a brand new Famous Favourites Set Menu made up of their amazing fajitas plus your choice of Nachos or Churros. #FiestaFlavours.

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


0191 384 9912



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