Food & Drink

Food & Drink in Sunderland

Sunderland has a great selection of restaurants, bars and nightlife suitable for all tastes and budgets. Many of our restaurants and bars are located in the city centre, but there are some excellent venues located on the outskirts of the city centre and at the coast, as well as high quality establishments a bit further afield in Washington and Houghton-le-Spring. The listings below will state where they are located, but you can also search for a restaurant or bar on the interactive map in the plan your visit section.

Olive Affaire first opened its doors in 2013.  Serving a great selection of truly authentic classic greek dishes to either eat in or take away. Look out for the occassional Greek Night! Trip Advisor click here  
Eat good - Drink good - Feel good is the motto of 808 Bar & Kitchen.  Situated in the historic Sunniside Quarter of the city the bar and kitchen live up to their motto providing a great atmosphere and a cocktail bar for everyone who is curious about everything that is ‘new and next’ in the...
An Italian restaurant based in The Sun Inn in Houghton-le-Spring, approx 6 miles from the city centre, offering a vast array of contemporary and traditional Italian dishes. The Sun Inn is a public house as well as a restaurant, so it is a great place to go for a tipple or two. Happy Hour is Mon -...
Italian restaurant located above the Harbour View pub at Roker, approx. 2.5 miles from the city centre. A warm and inviting family run restaurant offering traditional Italian dishes, including pasta, steak and set menus. Only a few minutes walk from the National Glass Centre, Roker Marina and Roker...
Angelo's is an Italian restaurant set in a Grade II Listed building in the architecturally stunning Sunniside Gardens in the city centre, close to the cinema, casino, ten pin bowling and a multi storey car park. Specials are available and the restaurant also runs regular competitions from its...
Arabesque offers an authentic taste of Egypt in Sunderland's city centre, decorated with luxurious Egyptian furnishings, this is fast becoming a popular restaurant. The menu offers hot and cold mezzes, salads, kebabs, tagines and other traditional Egyptian style dishes. Trip Advisor Click here
Located in the city centre, on the ground floor of the Echo 24 building on the south side of the River Wear, Asiana Fusion offers a varied menu of cuisine from China, Vietnam, Thailand and Malaysia and Indonesia in Asian inspired stylish decor. A special early evening menu is available Sunday -...
The chefs start early at the Toby Carvery at Barnes Park, approx. 1 mile from the city centre, to give diners a chance to enjoy their all you can eat breakfast. Once breakfast is finished it is then time to work on the carvery menu. Freshly prepared slow-cooked joints of beef, turkey, and gammon...

Pages

Did you know?

Roker Park has welcomed back the annual illuminations for the last two years. This popular event attracts thousands of families to the historical park to enjoy lit displays.

Twitter

RT : The first rule of is...you DO talk about 😂...(and lots of enthusiasm and energy doesn… https://t.co/euQh30Xfm3 2 days 2 hours ago
If you're still wondering what to do during next week there's some fab family events and activities takin… https://t.co/75YN7zdtJA 2 days 4 hours ago
RT : To all our regulars, we will have our Ambassador in the Museum tonight, after he has had a round of golf, but you’l… https://t.co/nH0o4SLlw2 2 days 7 hours ago
Fantastic news! https://t.co/7DjjL07wYx 3 days 1 hour ago
RT : Fun for Families in February Half Term at Arts Centre Washington - https://t.co/H5cgn65noI https://t.co/WP4AdROLVD 3 days 1 hour ago
RT : As it's tomorrow, our picture book for Rainforest Rascals is Love, Splat by Rob Scotton. Songs, stor… https://t.co/hdijbyQjE0 4 days 17 min ago
RT : We'll have craft sessions on in Washington Town Centre Library during the school holidays. Tuesday and Thursday at… https://t.co/0UerN4ougB 4 days 3 hours ago
Love is in the air..... (but mostly tomorrow) and what better way to treat your loved one this Valentines Day than… https://t.co/PGO7ZRUlXA 4 days 4 hours ago
It's almost here.... Half Term! Where can we take the kids we hear you cry! Never fear, if you're looking for some… https://t.co/7xkOAzKTqw 4 days 5 hours ago
RT : Today I spent the afternoon in the exhibit ‘’.It costs £2.50… https://t.co/dTEWcpXtlA 4 days 5 hours ago
RT : Do you know we have revamped our library website? You can now join online and get instant access to free e-books, e… https://t.co/WEqPjWA9iF 4 days 5 hours ago
RT : Maybe not! But we’ll definitely be making things fly at our ‘Fun with Flight’ sessions on 26th March.… https://t.co/mguBPpWpkp 4 days 5 hours ago
RT : Rapper / world-record breaking beatboxer Testament comes to Arts Centre Washington with a show you don't want to sl… https://t.co/kMH9dWFYK6 4 days 5 hours ago
Looks great fun ! https://t.co/MVw6jyMYkF 5 days 52 min ago
RT : ICYMI - is cantering until February 23 Here's my review of this spectacular productio… https://t.co/dVhQu6xXXD 5 days 56 min ago

Facebook

Download the See it Do it app

Sign up to our newsletter

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
2 + 0 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.