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20-21 Church Street, Hartlepool TS24 7DH, England
+44 1429 867739
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“minestrone soup” (14 reviews)
“potato skins” (35 reviews)
“pizza” (43 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20-21 Church Street, Hartlepool TS24 7DH, England
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1 - 10 of 698 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Prebooked for 13 people ...had a lovely meal..took birthday cakes ..staff lit the candles and brought the cakes out..sang happy birthday with the full place all singing..very friendly staff and owner...go there every other wk ...very good menu and very good for the price

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nicol R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, son and his wife visited Hartlepool to see their daughter at University We dropped into this restaurant for a meal before a surprise visit to Holly at her new part time place of work Our meals were all exceptional and the overall cost...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Table for 4 food very good. Chicken all round. Chips were fabulous. Staff very good.benjoyed our dinner here

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mino7011
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit now and once again they have not disappointed, and with the three course specials being rather affordable, you can’t really go wrong. Pasta - great, pizza - great, chicken dishes - great, potato skins - great, soup - great, cheesecake...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TimRowland7
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Sambucas is one of my favourite restaurants. It’s especially good for celebrating. The food is fantastic, and really reasonably priced. The drinks are very reasonable too. The staff are very cheerful and extremely efficient. Looking forward to our next visit very soon. 😁

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cegera
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Can't fault their 3 course Sunday lunch Just £8.95 each Potato skins or soup Lamb, chicken or beef Coffee or ice cream Normal menu available too Lovely tasty, filling dinner

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MrsJD2007
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We regularly eat at sambuca as the food is delicious the staff are so friendly, good relaxed atmosphere, you also get great value, and there are menu's for every budget.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank weegram
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service great dinner and a good atmosphere this was the first time we have been for a Sunday dinner and will definitely be back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Richard D
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, no rush even when it's full your left just to enjoy your meal without being rushed out. The food, ambience and full staff are attentive, polite and very hospitable also. Anyone who ventures here to find won't be disappointed whatsoever.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Louise B
Reviewed October 23, 2018

It’s hard to go wrong here. Very low prices for nice food and service. Of course to make these low prices work things such as starters have limited choices, but I don’t think this is a problem at all.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ERB1988
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hayley m
May 24, 2016|
Response from Conor O | Reviewed this property |
I was a customer not from the restaurant but I think their menu is available online
Chris B
November 3, 2015|
Response from 543ismaela | Property representative |
You can park in the car park behind the restaurant, which is free of charge after 6 o'clock.
January 30, 2015|
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Response from 543ismaela | Property representative |
I'm sorry pets/dogs are not allowed, only blind guide dogs are allowed. Our apologies again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20-21 Church Street, Hartlepool TS24 7DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Hartlepool
  • Phone Number: +44 1429 867739
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