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

    We open from 10am to offer coffee, light breakfasts, bar snacks, light lunches and afternoon tea/champagne afternoon teas, alongside our sensational selection of drinks.
  • 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.
  • Food & Drink


    2 Meals for £8.99 Monday to Friday. 25% off food in January. Visit our website for details.
  • Food & Drink

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Sunday brunch is being served all day today at Lloyds No 1 – The Bishops Mill. Just £6.99 with a soft drink, or £7.99 with an alcoholic drink of your choice! #WhereItsAt
  • New Vegan Menu

    Ask Italian

    Thanks to ASK Italian’s brand new VEGAN menu, you’ll never be short of choices again! Now available at Walkergate Durham.
  • VIP Night Out


    Celebrating? Or just fancy a night out with a difference?! We offer a wide range of VIP table package deals and can cater for parties from 2-50 people in our brand new plush VIP area. Prices start from as little as £10 per person and all packages include; free entry, queue jump and your own private VIP booth with hostess table service!
  • January Offers

    Fat Buddha

    The January cocktail offer at the Fat Buddha Bar & Kitchen, Durham! What better excuse do you need to break this ‘dry January’ trend? 2 for 1 on cocktails (excluding champagne cocktails) until Jan 31st.
  • Offer on Food


    There’s 51% off main meals at Chiquito at Walkergate! Offer available Sunday – Friday after 5pm. Only available on the Chiquito app.
  • 20% off Drinks

    My House

    The January sales have arrived at My House Durham! Throughout this month, My House are offering 20% off all drinks every night + a discounted entry band which will give you half price entry into Loveshack (given with any drink purchased). See you at the bar!
  • Meal Platter


    The Peri-fect start to the new year! Go halves and share a Meal Platter for less than £20 at Nando’s Durham. #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


0191 384 9912



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