Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

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Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

To add an item to ‘My Shortlist’, click the relevant

Add to Excursion

Food & Drink

Durham's bars and restaurants

A visit to Durham is certain to tempt your taste buds, and you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to places to eat across the county.

Whether it's dining out at a delicious restaurant, calling into a cosy pub for a hearty lunch, or relaxing in a quaint cafe or tearoom, it's all on the menu in Durham.

Indulge in afternoon tea in a range of unique settings, or find local produce at farm shops and regular farmers' markets.

Durham may be the home of mustard, invented by Mrs Clements and first ground at a mill in Saddler Street in the city in the 18th Century, but it's also the home of great food and great service.

Look out for the Taste Durham awards mark – a sign of great food and service proudly displayed at more than 60 businesses across the county. Visit the Taste Durham page here for more information on the mouth-watering businesses who proudly display their award. Plus, why not scroll through our Food & Drink Durham Deals for many great offers on eating out across the county.

Have you had a great dining experience in Durham? Let us know by sharing it on our Facebook page or send us a tweet here.

Use the tabs above to explore the wide range of food and drink venues in Durham.