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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

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 Awards 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.

Taste Durham highlights...

Cafe Cenno

Cafe Cenno

A family-run business specializing in using local producers and suppliers. Award-winning home made food specially prepared and cooked on the premises from scratch. Licensed and available for selected events. We also run outside catering services for a variety of functions. Run in...

Cafe Cenno

Cafe Cenno

A family-run business specializing in using local...

The Cafe on the Green

The Cafe on the Green

Café-restaurant since 1983. Located in 15thC...

Brambles Coffee Shop

Brambles Coffee Shop

Brambles is the perfect place to relax and unwind...

Broom House Farm Coffee Shop

Broom House Farm Coffee Shop

Broom House Farm Coffee Shop is on the doorstep...

Byron's Restaurant

Byron's Restaurant

Byron's Restaurant delivers amazing plates within...

El Coto

El Coto

El Coto opened in Durham in May 2008 serving the...