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!
  • Champagne Sunday Brunch

    Champagne Bar by Ebony

    Join us in our new garden room for an amazing Sunday Brunch on 11th December from 2pm-5pm with complimentary Moet Brut champagne, hot and cold platters, cheese board, mince pies and Christmas cake plus after party in the Champagne Bar with live music and Jamie Fox from 5pm! Tickets £55.00. Contact Champagne Bar by Ebony to book on 0191 375 7121.
  • 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.
  • Festive Fun at Missoula


    There’s plenty to celebrate in December at Missoula. Roman Kemp plays on 17th, Snow Ball on Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve Party and Hair of the Dog on New Year’s Day. See Missoula’s website for more details.
  • Food and Drink

    Lloyds No 1 Bar The Bishops Mill

    Brand new autumn menu! Plus Deli Deals Mon – Fri 12-3pm, includes a free drink! Steak Club, Breakfast Club, Mexican Mondays and Fish Friday menus, you’ll be spoilt for choice!
  • 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

    Come and try our delicious lunch menu with all main courses at £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!
  • Cocktails, Street Food and Live Music

    My House

    My House specialises in fun and innovative, out of this world cocktails as well as boasting a fresh and new bar menu/street food concept. Live musicians, performers and DJs on a weekly basis.

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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