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The Cafe on the Green

Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 334 3688

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The Cafe on the Green


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



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      4 of 5 stars
    • Value
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Food
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      3.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Annette J
      United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Calm & Relaxing...
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
      A quick coffee turned into a leisurely hour gazing around the Palace Green while I luxuriated in the sunshine, sipping my freshly brewed coffee and nibbling my very chocolatey chocolate cake. I... Read full review
    • IanDM45
      Stirling, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      2 of 5 stars
      Friday, 11th May 2018
      Went to this place twice earlier this week. First time was mid morning and almost empty.Service for a quick coffee prior to touring the cathedral nearby was great as was the coffee. Following day... Read full review
    • stan360
      Trip Type:
      Terrible service
      1 of 5 stars
      Monday, 16th April 2018
      Terrible service. Sat outside having seen it was table service. No one came for 20 minutes. Another couple arrived and were served. We asked if we could order but waitress said there were several... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Season (2 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

    * Open daily, Jan, Feb, 0900-1600; Mar, Apr, May, Oct, 0900-1700; Jun-Sep, 0900-1800. Closed 24,25 Dec & 1 Jan (restricted opening times between Christmas and New year).

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Beside the cathedral on Palace Green.

    Public Transport Directions

    During the day Durham Cathedral Bus runs to Palace Green via the Market Place from Freeman's Place coach and car parks and the Rail Station. For timetable telephone Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

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