The68Café, Much more than just a café

If you’re looking for quality homemade food in Bishop Auckland, you can’t go past The 68 Café.

We are ideally situated on the A68, right on the doorstep of the Durham Dales, making us the perfect place to enjoy a great meal out. We serve delicious and freshly prepared food for good, honest prices in comfortable surroundings.

Quality, hygiene and excellent service come as standard so why not pay us a visit, for something to eat or drink in a fresh and relaxing environment. Excellent pricing, great menu choice and daily specials, as well as our friendly staff, ensure you will enjoy your visit.

And don’t forget, our premises are fully equipped with free Wi-Fi, so you can surf the Internet, chat online or do a little business while you’re here.

5 Star Food Hygene Rating Taste Durham Badge

Café opening times

Monday to Friday: 9.00am–4.30pm

Saturday & Sunday: 9.00am–4.30pm

Supporting Local

We believe in keeping our food miles low and understand the importance of working together with our local producers and suppliers.

Fresh Coffee & Homecooked Favourites

You may be just popping in for a cup of coffee made with freshly ground beans or a cup of famous Rington’s Tea. You may be hungry and crave one of our irresistible all-day breakfasts, or home-made mince and dumplings, or fish and chips, the list goes on…

We also cater for vegetarian and vegan palets and our menu includes a range of gluten free and low-calorie options too. So, whatever your taste we’re sure you’ll find something on The 68 Café menu to satisfy.

Mouth Watering Homemade Desserts

Our famous cakes and desserts are nothing if not indulgent. Most of which are home-made favourites baked on the premises, from scones and coconut cake to rocky road and beyond.

Then there’s our many varieties of sumptuous home-made cheesecakes, ranging from straight vanilla to a mouth-watering apple crumble cheesecake and many more in between.

Takeaway?
We're 100% Environmentally Friendly

Everything on our menu, from a cup of coffee and a cake, to burgers, salads and Sunday lunch, are all available for take away and delivery.

All of our takeaway cups, trays and containers are either 100% compostable or fully recyclable, helping to reduce our impact on the local environment.