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:

3.5 of 5 stars
    • 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:

    • citychick-11
      Sheffield, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Delicious scones and tea
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 14th April 2019
      Delicious scones and tea here and lots of seating. Wait to be served by friendly staff. Plenty of choice and not expensive. Plus some lovely art work on the walls that can be purchased by local... Read full review
    • sjs1205
      Pulborough, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Simple but enjoyable food served in historic setting
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 2nd May 2019
      Good selection of snacks and drinks. The soup was delicious. Friendly and helpful staff. Very convenient for cathedral or castle visits. Read full review
    • Clare L
      Yorkshire, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Good coffee and cake break betwen cathedral and castle
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 19th May 2019
      Nice place to stop for a drink and cake. Both coffee and tea were good quality (loose leaf in a pot that pours well !!!!), Very tempting range of cakes and tray bakes too. There's plenty of seating... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * 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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