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.

This family-friendly pub situated at Doxford International Business Park, approx. 5 miles from the city centre serves pub classics and a traditional carvery. The pub has an indoor play area for children located within the dining area. The Oak Tree Farm pub also offers a unique Cakeaway, a cabinet...
Sunderland's biggest all you can eat buffet, serving over eighty varieties of chinese dishes.  It is fully licensed and sells a selection of wines and beers with seating for over 250 people. Party bookings are very welcome.  The Panda also has private rooms that play host to Panda KTV, karaoke...
A large popular bar on the seafront, located at the Roker Hotel, with a great atmosphere. It serves soul food and a varied range of delicious cocktails and craft beers. The bar is also home to its own gin distillery in the back of the bar. For more information on the Distillery click here Trip...
Ever wanted to browse vinyl record collections, admire paintings, drawings, sculptures from local artists and have one of the best cups of coffee in Sunderland all at the same time? Now you can. Pop Recs Ltd is an independent record shop, which also has an art gallery, shop and steaming cups of...
Port of Call is located in the heart of the city centre and offers three floors of hearty meat, stunning seafood and over 40 different rums. Using locally sourced beef and seafood and with its interior design playing homage to Sunderland's shipbuilding heritage, Port of Call is the place to go for...
A cosy, warm and inviting Italian restaurant based in the city centre. A varied menu of authentic and modern Italian dishes ensures the restaurant can suit all diners tastes.  Happy Hour starts Monday through to Sunday 5pm - 7pm and a takeaway service is available throughout the week. If you are...
Sambuca is a North East chain of Italian restaurants with venus across the region.  Sambuca at Sunderland comes complete with sweeping views across the River Wear.  The restaurant has specials including three course lunches for £3.95, it is hard to beat on price. Walk-ins are welcome, but the...
San Marino restaurant is located just on the outskirts of the city centre, approx 1.5 miles from the centre. San Marino is a classic Italian restaurant serving an array of delicious dishes. A takeaway service is available, collection only. Trip Advisor Click here

Pages

Did you know?

Sunderland will welcome over 50 Tall Ships for the first time, when we are the start port for the 2018 races, from 11-14 July.

Twitter

We’ve done BIG bike rides, next up is BIG walks. Another great event in Herrington Country Park coming up on June 3… https://t.co/DfRifignqg 5 hours 32 min ago
RT : Sunderland Food & Drink Festival is making its way to the city centre from 21 - 23 June! Don't miss chef demonstr… https://t.co/Lsy8aV4iBz 10 hours 6 min ago
Well done to everyone who took part in this morning’s BIG family bike ride. A great event and the sun… https://t.co/pfh5uA3UU6 2 days 5 hours ago
Getting warmed up with swing ball and hula hoops ahead of the BIG family bike ride at Herrington Count… https://t.co/FDrJweCC5x 2 days 8 hours ago
Sunderland Food and Drink Fest is coming to the city centre next week! you can find out more on… https://t.co/DiIld0l9D4 3 days 4 hours ago
Only one week until in the city centre! Check the website to see when ,… https://t.co/kabPmr3iTd 3 days 23 hours ago
The brilliant is back with a great line up 🙌 get the date in the diary! https://t.co/aBT4VPiAkf 4 days 5 hours ago
RT : Take a fresh look at the centre of Sunderland. We’re shop full of surprises! ✨ Shop til 8pm every Thursday and rec… https://t.co/Fpld2jvPI9 5 days 2 hours ago
RT : Two sets of Luxe readers could be in with the chance of winning two top-priced tickets to a performance of the spec… https://t.co/Ni6Bj6iiED 5 days 3 hours ago
RT : 'A PASSION FOR VAUX - SUNDERLAND'S LOST BREWERY' screening tix for the 2nd of July available now. 5:30 pm 👉… https://t.co/zcKStK4L1I 5 days 23 hours ago
RT : A bumper week coming up for fans of Queen! This Wed our monthly film: Bohemian Rhapsody starring Rami Malek. Ticke… https://t.co/25FnV4fahz 6 days 21 hours ago
RT : We're thrilled to announce Vandebilt as the latest addition to our Friday night line up. Already confirmed are… https://t.co/CsTtKEWcpL 1 week 2 hours ago
Sunderland Food & Drink Festival is making its way to the city centre from 21 - 23 June! Don't miss chef demonstrat… https://t.co/CQvuKDXnzz 1 week 2 hours ago
RT : Bikes in the car, helmets on! Sign up for this Saturday for what is sure to be an amazing day of family fun! With… https://t.co/9yFn1uHuoN 1 week 5 hours ago
It’s raining but that won’t stop the rocking! Get the wellies out if you’re off to Herrington Country Park for Let’… https://t.co/kpGx8s9LqY 1 week 2 days 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.
3 + 3 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.