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!
  • Official Opening

    Missoula is Now Open!

    Missoula Durham (formerly the Slug and Lettuce) is now open. Two meals for £8.99 all day, every day; plus many more offers.
  • Afternoon Tea, Champagne and Live Music


    Afternoon teas every day until 5pm – £19.95 for two people with tea; £33.50 for two people with a glass of champagne. Bubbly Friday – offer on Lanson Black Label Champagne every plus live music every Friday!
  • New Menu

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Brand new autumn menu! Plus Deli Deals Mon – Fri 12-3pm, includes a free drink!
  • Exclusive Offers and Student Discounts

    Ask Italian

    Register online for news and offers plus 25% off starters, mains and desserts www.askitalian.co.uk Plus students get 40% off food Mondays and Tuesdays and 25% off food on Wednesdays and Thursdays!
  • Emergency Services Discount


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


    Free Entry between 8.00pm and 9.30pm. Drinks Offers. Cocktails £3.50 each or 2 cocktails for £6.00.
  • Lunch Menu and Asian Tapas

    Fat Buddha

    Lunch Menu all main courses £5.95 plus delicious Asian Tapas from only £3. Available every day from 11.45am-5.00pm!
  • New Menu and Student Discount


    Brand new menu 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 amazing fajitas plus your choice of Nachos or Churros #FiestaFlavours. Plus students get 25% discount!

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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