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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:

    • David S
      Trip Type:
      The potential is not realised but it is still very good.
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 16th December 2017
      A perfect location in the square outside the cathedral and castle. An old alms house with a n interesting interior and some pretty good light lunches: the soup, sandwich, toast and panini style of... Read full review
    • TonyR438
      Tynemouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      It used to be quite nice
      2 of 5 stars
      Friday, 17th November 2017
      Three staff and not many visitors; nevertheless, we had to wait a while to be assigned a place. When this finally happened we were given a menu, though we said that we knew what we wanted. We... Read full review
    • Karen R
      Derby, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Super sandwiches
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 10th November 2017
      Stopped here for a light lunch before visiting the Cathedral. We both had sandwiches - one was chicken, the other was ham. The sandwiches were really substantial and filled to overflowing - the ham... 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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