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:

    • Colchester98
      Trip Type:
      Expensive.....the soup wasnt enough for a child
      2 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 15th August 2018
      The tiniest pot of soup, and only 3/4 expensive for the price including a roll. Service was slow too and you obviously paid for the location. Wish I'd held on for one of the mamy eating... Read full review
    • BlackpoolJo
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Coffee and cake
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 6th August 2018
      A lovely little cafe facing the green, very nice and lovely staff, I had a scrummy lemon tart and cappachino before our tour Read full review
    • littledormouse
      Glasgow, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Lovely cafe with good, friendly service.
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 6th August 2018
      We were lucky that the weather was glorious during our visit, allowing us to take advantage of the outside seating and wonderful view of the cathedral, castle and associated historic buildings... 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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