Getting bored of beans on toast? Don't worry, in Durham there's no shortage of great places to eat. Check out these cafe's and restaurants to get some top quality grub on a budget!
86 Claypath Durham DH1 1RG
Opening Times = 16:00 – 03:00
Opening Times = 17:00 – 03:00
Opening Times = 17:30 – 23:00
Tel: 0191 371 0636
39 Marshall Terrace
Opening Times = 17:30 – 23:30
Tel: 0191 383 9699
29 Neville Street
Opening Times = 17:00 – 21:45
5 Windsor Terrace
Opening Times = 15:00 – 23:00
47 North Bailey
Opening Times - 12:00 – 23:00
First floor 69 Clay Path
Opening Times = 12:00 – 22:30
Tel: 0191 386 3858
Opening Times = 11:00 – 23:00
Tel: 0191 386 7576
33 Marshall Terrace
Tel: 0191 3077307
40 Marshall Terrace
Opening Times = 08:00 – 16:00
Tel: 0191 3727147
23 High Street
Lang Ley Moor
Opening Times = 07:00 – 16:30
Renowned for its cake selection and cosy, set-back location, Vennels Café is spread across 2 floors of an historic building and the 16thC courtyard outside. 71 Saddlers Yard, Saddler St, Durham, DH1 3NP
Tel: 0191 375 0623
Situated above the Body Shop on the first floor, but well worth climbing the stairs to get to! A delicious range of food, generous portions and huge slices of cake. 27-28 Silver Street, Durham, DH1 3RD
Tel: 0191 384 5620
A spacious coffee house well known for its warm and relaxing atmosphere. Get free WiFi and earn stars for free coffee when you register for a ‘Starbucks Rewards card’.
Bridge House, 4 North Rd, Durham, DH1 3RB
Tel: 0191 375 0387
With a passion for using fresh local market produce, the Picnic Basket is extremely popular with students and has just won ‘North East Cafe of the Year’. 7 New Elvet, Durham, DH1 3AQ
Tel: 0191 383 1967
Traditional coffee house famous for its bacon sandwiches! 1-2 Back Silver St, Durham DH1 3RA, England
Tel: 01913 840647
The only high-street coffee chain proud to serve 100% Fairtrade and now Organicallyproduced coffee!
22 Back Silver St, Durham, DH1 3RD Tel: 0191 375 7578
Register for a Costa Club card or download the iPhone app to start saving points towards free food and drink.
Prince Bishops Shopping Centre, 1-2 High St, Durham, DH1 3UJ Tel: 0191 383 0082
Durham Railway Station – Northbound, Station Approach, Durham, DH1 4RB Tel: 0191 370 9914
Tursdale Rd, Durham, DH6 5NP
Tel: 0191 377 9222
Ciao Ciao offers delicious sandwiches, artisan breads, Moussaka, homemade soups, Greek sweet and savoury pastries and a selection of cakes and Greek biscuits – all freshly prepared in store.
3, Framwellgate Bridge, Durham, DH1 4SJ
Tel: 0191 3830149
A popular Thai restaurant, the daytime menu(11.30am-6pm), offers soups, salads and mains for £5.95-£7.95.
Court Lane, Durham, DH1 3JS
Tel: 0191 3849588
A highly recommended Indian restaurant which offers 10% off any order and 20% off if you dine in the restaurant between 5.30 and 7pm, Sunday to Thursday.
St. Nicholas Cottage, Market Place, Durham, DH1 3NJ
Tel: 0191 383 0927
Famous for its speciality dish, ‘Tia’s Rose’, and frozen margaritas Tia’s restaurant is ever popular with Durham students. Tia’s caters for everyone with vegetarian options, a vegan menu, a gluten free menu and a happy hour from 5-7 with plenty of choice for all.
84 Claypath, Durham City, DH1 1RG
0191 383 9001
As well as regular set menu offers, Pizza Express offers 40% off on Mondays and Tuesdays, and 20% off on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays to all valid NUS card holders.
64 Saddler Street, Durham, DH1 3PG
Tel: 0191 383 2661
Authentic British cuisine using only the finest, locally sourced produce. Register with the ‘Real Food Club’ and you get a card saving you at least 10% every visit. You’ll also get a £5 voucher when you sign up and a monthly offer exlusive for members. Sign up here: www.oldfieldseatinghouse.com/real-food-club/
18 Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RH
0191 370 9595
Nando’s don’t have a specific deal for students but if you sign up for a nando’s card, you can collect stickers for free chicken! Unit 5, Walkergate, Durham, DH1 1SQ
A popular tapas chain, La Tasca offers a £6.95 lunch deal, a £9.95 set menu(till 5pm), free cava on your birthday, 40% off the main menu before 4pm (Mon – Fri) and a £10 all-you-can-eat paella student night on a Wednesday (includes a free glass of sangria). 58 Saddler Street, County Durham, DH1 3NU
Tel: 0845 126 2958
Situated beneath the ever-popular Fabio’s Bar, La Spaghetta offers a traditional menu at affordable prices and has a lunchtime special for just £6.95.
66 Sadler Street, Durham City, DH1 3NP
Tel: 0191 383 9290
An Aisan restaurant with a wide range of Chinese, Thai, Japanese and Malaysian food. A great value lunch menu and there’s also an early bird set menu before 6.15pm.
Unit 6B and 6C, Walkergate, Durham, DH1 1SQ
Tel: 0191 383 1390
A great value gastro pub serving hearty food at affordable prices.
37 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HN
Tel: 0191 3869219
Students can enjoy 25% off high quality food all day, everyday at Chiquito!
Walkergate, Durham, DH1 1SQ
Tel: 0191 370 6470
Bella Italia’s student menu is available all day Sunday to Thursday - enjoy any pizza or pasta for just £5.
20-21 Silver Street, Durham, DH1 1SK
Tel: 0191 386 1060
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