As we finally come out of lockdown and enter some normality, here's a handy guide to all the places open for outdoor food, coffee & drinks from Friday 30th April in the city. Let's hope Mr Sunshine makes an appearance!...
THE SANDWICH CO
The Sandwich Co on the Diamond have outdoor tables & chairs located at the front of the cafe and also around the back of the cafe right next to the Garden Of Reflection, you will find the gates to the back entrance on Pump Street! Open mon-Sat 9am-4pm & Sun- 10am-4pm. 10% off with your Independent Derry Card.
The Scullery will have outdoor seating available at the cafe on Waterloo Street. Open Mon-Fri 9am-4pm & Sat-Sun 10am-4pm with new milkshakes & frappes on the menu! 10% off with your Independent Derry Card.
THE PICKLED DUCK CAFE (on the square)
The Pickled Duck's quacker courtyard area on Shipquay Place will be open Monday's 9am--5pm, Tuesday's 9am-10pm (for late night coffee) Wednesday's 9am-5pm, Thurday's 9am-10pm (for late night coffee) Friday's & Saturday's 9am-5pm & Sunday's 10am-5pm. 10% off with your Independent Derry Card.
NINE HOSTAGES COFFEE CO
You will find Nine Hostages Coffee Co at the very top of Waterloo Street, these guys will have benches located outside the cafe for you to enjoy your Bailies Coffee & cheese toasties! 10% off with your Independent Derry Card.
Take a walk through the gates of the Craft Village & you will find Ivy Gate under a beautiful spring floral wreath. This cafe will be open for outdoor dining including their two heated pods Tue-Sun 10am-5pm. Free tea/coffee with breakfast menu with your Independent Derry card.
WALLED CITY GIFTS & COFFEE
Walled City Gifts & Coffee popped up during lockdown & haven't yet had a chance to have bums on seats. From the 30th April you'll be able to sit under their archway on Artillery Street, looking out onto the city walls. Open Mon-Thur 10am-4pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 11am-5pm. 10% off Mon-Thur with your Independent Derry Card.
Claudes Cafe will be open 7 days a week 9am-4pm with a few tables located outside the cafe with views of Shipquay Street & the Guildhall, serving outdoor coffee & food whilst continuing takeaway service too. 10% off with your Independent Derry Card.
Brickwork Lounge are bringing the party back to Castle street, opening for outdoor service Friday 30th April at 3pm. They will have limited tables which will be allocated on a first come first served basis. Drinks offering only to start with until the restaurant opposite re-opens however you can order food from the I Want Fed app & have it delivered if you wish! Opening time subject to change; Mon-Thur 3pm-11pm, Fri-Sat 12pm-11pm, Sun 1pm-11pm. 25% off Mon-Wed with your Independent Derry Card.
HIDDEN CITY CAFE
Hidden City Cafe will continue their online click & collect / takeaway service but also have a few tables located outside the cafe that you'll be able to sit at from Friday. Based on London Street in the Cathedral Quarter of the city, this really is a beautiful area for some outdoor lunch! 20% off teas & coffees with your Independent Derry card.
WALLED CITY BREWERY
From Friday 30th April at 1pm outdoor dining is a go at Walled City Brewery on Ebrington Square, making a return with outdoor tables & Earhart gin parasols. Theres also gonna be new funky beers & cocktails alongside a tasty street food menu. You can book your tabes here. 10% off Tue-Thur with your Independent Derry card.
PYKE N POMMES
The return of dining along the Quay! You've still been able to get the best burgers in the city throughout lockdown but now you can sit down at an actual table & have em. Big Decky won't won't be open just yet but Pyke N Pommes will have tables outside the POD. Open Tue-Thur 12pm-8pm, Fri-Sat 12pm-8:45pm & Sun 12pm-6pm. 10% off Mon-Thur with your Independent Derry Card.