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Claypath Delicatessen

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57 Claypath, Durham DH1 1QS, England
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A little hidden gem offering excellent quality food and really nice coffee, together with a great range of soft drinks. Staff were friendly and the service fine - just rather slow. We visited on a Friday lunchtime and although busy, it wasn't packed. Despite this, it took over 40 minutes to get two sandwiches. In fairness all the food is... More 

Thank SWSt61
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

very good absolutely stellar will be back again. perfect sandwiches and the coffee was brilliant really worth a visit.

Thank henry8pie
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed lunch and a coffee here. We walked past frequently but decided to give it a go today. My wifes decaf mocha was wonderful and the chicken, mozzarella and roasted pepper paninis we had are amazing! There was just the one guy working on the day, doing everything. Still, his service and quality and food was... More 

Thank Kyle W
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't tell from the outside how nice this cafe is. The staff are really friendly, and the coffee and cake were really delicious!

Thank fmd92
Exeter, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Stopped in for lunch and ordered a halloumi open-faced sandwich. It comes with some sides (hummus, stuffed grape leaves, olives) that made it more like a platter. The halloumi was grilled perfectly, the bread was absolutely delicious, it was a great meal. They were starting to make the bread for the next day while I was there. Great place, worth... More 

Thank thecatwho
County Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Found a hidden cafe with a wonderful selection of food on the menu. The coffee was amazing and can't wait to go back for lunch!

Thank Jane O
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

Really nice quality food, friendly service and a nice oasis from the busier town centre. Have been recommending it to everyone. I look forward to going back again.

Thank SweetPeaDurham
west yorkshire
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165 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

We called here for lunch last Saturday whilst waiting to check in at the nearby Premier Inn. We had a sharing platter for 2 people and it was gorgeous. Everything was fresh and tasty and we really enjoyed it.

Thank carolamy37
Co. Durham
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

I recently visited this lovely place and had the grilled halloumi sandwich. I think this is the best sandwich I have ever tasted. It was fantastic; looking forward to trying the rest of the menu.

Thank Gillian C
County Durham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2016

Rory's special ciabatta style bread (not ciabatta though, but a french recipe apparently) is the best bread you will eat anywhere, I mean that most sincerely folks! If you are looking for a REAL bread, that's made by an artisan baker you shouldnt look any further than Claypath Deli. It is OUTSTANDING. Make sure you get it fresh though (usually... More 

Thank Emma B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cafe, Mediterranean, European, British
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Claypath, Durham DH1 1QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Durham

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?