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:

    • christel
      Seaford, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Very nice lunch
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 11th September 2018
      Popped in here today after our castle tour for a bite to eat. Enjoyed my halloumi and chickpea salad with spicy pesto and OH had a huge bacon and cheese toastie. Crisps with that were stale but his... Read full review
    • benben9
      Trip Type:
      2 of 5 stars
      Friday, 5th October 2018
      On first sight this place is unwelcoming. A rather sad looking selection of cakes was on show, and then you go into the café itself and the décor is uninspiring and rather depressing. Hardly service... Read full review
    • 971janicea
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great location and tasty soup
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 26th November 2018
      We loved this cafe, which we visited on a cold afternoon. The staff were friendly and helpful and service was good. The soup was delicious and very reasonably priced. 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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