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! #WhereItsAt
  • Bubbly Friday and More

    Champagne Bar by Ebony

    Don’t forget ‘Bubbly Friday’ the perfect start to the weekend . . . 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 conservatory is also available to hire, subject to availability. Pop into the bar to find out more and to book. #WhereItsAt
  • 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. Nando’s also offer 20% discount for all NHS, Military and Emergency Services on production of a valid ID card. #WhereItsAt
  • Offers and Promotions


    Two meals for £8.99 all day Monday to Friday and two-for-one on desserts all day, every day. See http://www.missoulabars.co.uk/missoula-durham/promotions/ for details. #WhereItsAt
  • Live Music

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Come along to Lloyds No 1 – The Bishops Mill every Friday. Live music between 5pm – 8pm hosted by Lewis Curry with weekly guests. https://www.jdwetherspoon.com/pubs/all-pubs/england/county-durham/the-bishops-mill-durham #WhereItsAt
  • Food & Drink

    Ask Italian's Antipasti and Vegan Dessert

    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! And why not try the new gluten free Vegan Blood Orange and Chocolate Tart, a delicious addition to the Ask Italian menu at Walkergate! #WhereItsAt
  • Events


    There’s plenty of exciting performances coming up at Loveshack. Check out this link for more details http://www.loveshackdurham.com/events/ #WhereItsAt
  • Summer Cocktails and Menu

    Fat Buddha

    Fat Buddha is celebrating its 10th Anniversary at Walkergate. Meet the Millionaires, Blueberry & Asian Pear Mojito, just a few of the delicious new summer cocktails at Fat Buddha! Plus there’s a new summer menu, available Sunday – Friday from 7pm with 2 courses for just £15! Booking recommended – call 0191 383 1390 for table reservations. #WhereItsAt
  • 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 also 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 #WhereItsAt
  • WELUV Bottomless Brunch

    My House

    WELUV Bottomless Brunch on Sunday 27th August 1pm-4pm. Celebrating one year of My House Bar and Kitchen with live music and giveaways. See My House website for tickets and details. #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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