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278 High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3DZ, England
+44 191 564 0200
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
278 High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3DZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had high expectations for this place but the food is so bland and average. The prawn cocktail starter was a pile of prawns out of a bag on a plate with a ramekin of Marie Rose sauce on the side. Not dressed in anyway...More

Thank Jaim2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here before going to the empire theatre as is only a 3 min walk from it. Place was busy so would book if there is a popular show on. Ordered off the lunch/early bird menu. We shared 3 starters and then i had the...More

Thank Jen32B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worked in Sunderland for over 5 years now but this was my first visit and won’t be the last! We had a table booked for 5 of us for finishing work and were quickly seated with our drinks. Ordered our starters and mains and both...More

Thank minime56
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

We ate here on a very busy Friday night. We were seated quickly after buying a drink at the bar. Lovely menu to chose from & the food was very good. We thought both the food & drinks were reasonably priced. The service was excellent....More

Thank Maria510x
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Popped in today with my daughter hoping to have a lovely lunch. As soon as we arrived it seemed packed and I realised we possibly should have reserved. The girl behind the bar asked if we had reserved I said no and she said it...More

2  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Everything is in the title, this restaurant was a very good surprise. When we found it we hesitate a litle. The entry of the restaurant is not very friendly, in fact there is nothing but stairs going to the first floor where the place actually...More

Thank jdisndjd
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Love the place that’s all I can say been a lot of times over the years way over 50 times my dad proposed to my mum here 32 years ago, so it’s a special one for our family, I’ve never had bad service or a...More

Thank Joanna H
Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal, lovely restaurant good atmosphere with very pleasant and efficient staff. This is my number 1 place to eat in Sunderland. The prawn cocktail was superb and the prices are SO reasonable. We had chicken for our mains, mine was Mexican and my husband's...More

Thank raintonred
Reviewed January 11, 2018

I have been to this restaurant many times before I attended th3 theatre which is just around the corner However on 11th January 2018 we booked a table for 6 pm. We were not seated for 10 minutes due to there being only one staff...More

Thank jeanken2628
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

The food here is 5 star no questions asked it is absolutely beautiful. The location of the restaurant is good and is in close proximity to shops and bars. The price of the food is very good value for money. The restaurant is clean but...More

Thank AdamMac1989
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November 22, 2017|
Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as I don’t have any children but I am sure they do half portions
October 1, 2016|
Response from nicjaynew | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm unsure about this but the staff are very helpful and I'm sure they could advise you in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 564 0200
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