Places to eat



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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


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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


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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

The Picnic Basket

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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

Leonard's Coffee House

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Traditional coffee house famous for its bacon sandwiches!

1-2 Back Silver St, Durham DH1 3RA, England

Tel: 01913 840647

Esquires Coffee

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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

Costa Coffee

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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

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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