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

  • 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

    Wing It Wednesday Chicken Club – £6.49 for a main course, includes a drink.
  • Kids Fun

    Ask Italian

    Schools Out! Ask Italian’s menu activities and colouring just got even more fun – parents can submit their mini artists’ work on Facebook for a chance to win a family meal at ASK Italian and a Crayola bumper colouring set! Just pop into our restaurant or visit www.askitalian.co.uk/kidscompetition for details on how to enter.
  • 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 / Children's Dining

    Fat Buddha

    Enjoy a main course for lunch at Fat Buddha for just £5.95, children meals for only £3.95
  • Monday Dining

    Slug & Lettuce

    Every Monday you will receive 50% off your food bill at Slug and Lettuce.
  • Dining


    Armed Forces discount 25%. Students 25% off day every day.

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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