Botanic Garden Café

Durham University
Hollingside Lane
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 334 5518

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Botanic Garden Café


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTasteDurham Quality Assured and Local Produce Champion TasteDurham Quality Assured and Local Produce Champion 2017


  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

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Recent Reviews:

  • R7427NNkate
    Gateshead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lovely garden. Cafe could be better
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 23rd January 2019
    A great garden with lots to see and do. Cafe is very average, largely 'DIY’ and unless you want cakes and scones (which are good) choice is limited and sandwich was poor. Gift shop is poor Read full review
  • Silver H
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    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    This place is absolutely stunning in the summer, with a wide range of plants and even some animals. Even in winter, it's worth a walk around as the area itself is amazing to look at and walk through. Read full review
  • theparrs
    Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    What a wonderful find.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 20th February 2019
    It was our first ever visit but it won't be our last. The snowdrops were glorious but we will be back to see the thousands of daffodils when they are in bloom next month. The tea room provided lovely... Read full review


Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Open Nov-Feb, 1000-1600; Mar-Oct, 1000-1700. closed Christmas and New Year.

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