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

  • 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!
  • Days at the Champagne Bar

    Champagne Bar by Ebony

    Did you know, you can reserve a table at Champagne Bar by Ebony Monday – Friday between 10am and 4:30pm, Saturday between 10am and 2pm and Sunday between 12pm and 4:30pm! The outside area is also available to hire, subject to availability. Pop into the bar to find out more and to book.
  • Meeting Space

    Nando's Mezzanine

    If you’re looking for a great place to hold meetings, Nando’s mezzanine area is now available. Free booking from 9am-12pm with exclusive free tea and coffee/soft drinks. Call 0191 384 5424 for details.
  • Competition


    Missoula Durham are running a fantastic competition over on their Facebook Page! Head over there now and enter for a chance to win a VIP Booth for you and up to 9 mates + free entry and queue jump for the group, a bottle of Ciroc and unlimited mixers for the evening! https://www.facebook.com//MissoulaDurham #WhereItsAt
  • Live Music

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Come along to Lloyds No 1 – The Bishops Mill every Sunday for our Spotlight Sessions. Live acoustic music between 5pm – 8pm every Sunday. #WhereItsAt
  • Food & Drink

    Ask Italian

    Try Ask Italian’s new antipasti boards… they’re perfect for getting the family together around the table! Our favourite is ‘The Warm One,’ which includes the best starters all on one beautiful board!
  • Loveshack

    Basshunter feat Micky Modelle is at Loveshack on St Patricks Day 17th March. Tickets available from loveshackdurham.com
  • Food & Drink

    Fat Buddha

    One of the most popular sharing starters at Fat Buddha Bar & Kitchen, Durham – Dim Sum Platter. Steamed Prawn Har Gau Dumpling & Pork Shumai in a bamboo basket, served with soy sauce dip.
  • Gluten Free Menu


    If you’re looking for a gluten free menu to order from, you’ll be spoilt for choice at Chiquito at Walkergate Durham! Their famous fajitas, street food, burgers, chilli and ribs are all ready to give your taste buds a treat. There’s even a range of dessert options to choose from, and the menu has been accredited by Coeliac UK. http://www.chiquito.co.uk/blog/17/02/gluten-free-here
  • St Patricks Day

    My House

    My House Durham is the place to be on St Patricks Day (17th March)! Here’s what’s in store… – Live Irish Musicians 8pm – 10pm – Traditional Irish menu specials and Bar Snacks available until 9pm – Draught Guinness – Baby Guinness shooters – Guinness and Whiskey based cocktail specials https://www.facebook.com/events/765964953562440
  • Nando's

    New menu item coming soon Could your Nando’s favourite be making a comeback?! We’re keeping everything crossed!

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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