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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.

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Taste Durham Awards

Durham's bars and restaurants

If you’re in search of a cosy pub for a great lunch, looking for a fine-dining experience or simply want to refuel after a busy day sightseeing, let the Taste Durham award guide you. 

Taste Durham The food quality mark is proudly displayed by more than 60 food and drink businesses across the county. From grabbing a bite to eat at one of Durham’s award-winning attractions, to stopping off to refuel at a pub or café, or dining out at one of the county’s delicious restaurants, many of which are in stunning hotels, be sure to look out for the Taste Durham award. And for a tasty place to stay, check out our list of B&B’s that have a Taste Durham award.

Graded to a national standard, the Taste Durham accreditaiton is awarded in recognition of consistently good service, comfort, cleanliness, quality of meal and in addition, championing of local produce.

Wherever you see the Taste Durham mark you can rest assured you are choosing a quality establishment.

This October the annual Taste Durham Month is back - with eateries across the county celebrating Durham food and drink with local-produce themed menus and tasty offers to get your taste buds tingling.

Taste Durham highlights...

Tealicious Tearoom

Tealicious Tearoom

Tealicious Tearoom offers a relaxing atmosphere in which to enjoy the 17 individual blends of loose leaf tea served in a collection of unique fine bone china tea cups. Fresh homemade cakes, scones and sandwiches made to order, makes a visit to Tealicious Tearoom a truly unforgettable experience.

Tealicious Tearoom

Tealicious Tearoom

Tealicious Tearoom offers a relaxing atmosphere...

The Lambton Worm: A Sonnet 43 Tap and Restaurant

The Lambton Worm: A Sonnet 43 Tap and Restaurant

Everything we do is 'For the love of beer' so we...

The Italian Farmhouse

The Italian Farmhouse

Our restaurant is named after the original...

Sweethart Coffee & Cake

Sweethart Coffee & Cake

We are an award-winning, family run coffee shop...

The Slug and Lettuce

The Slug and Lettuce

From breakfast, through lunch to an informal...

The Head of Steam

The Head of Steam

Hidden up a little lane off north road, The Head...