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Sambuca

Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
+44 191 456 1133
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“potato skins” (53 reviews)
“ice cream” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
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1 - 10 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to Sambucas and I think it's time to review again!!! We have always had the best of service, a very enjoyable meal, a chat to the staff and left feeling that we have had a brilliant night out and a really...More

Thank margiem985
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service in here is fabulous, even when they are really busy. It is quite small but you don't notice this when you tuck into the delicious food on offer

Thank beverleyleighton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my husband went yesterday for lunch,it's the first time we have been here. It was absolutely gorgeous food, atmosphere and service was second to none. We had the mid day special which was potato skins starter, a choice of pasta or pizza for...More

Thank Kath R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is cheap and food is average, staff are friendly and got seated quickly, is clean inside where you sit.

Thank katieeburtonn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for lunch on Saturday after a recommendation from a girl at Ocean Beach... So glad we asked her! The place was busy but a waiter found us a table outside (weather was perfect). The menu has a good variety, the prices are...More

Thank DM2207
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little venue serving good food at a good price, great staff just a shame the beer isn't on draught and come from a can but all in all a great service

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. We visit usually about once a week. The food is always tasty and the staff are amazing. They go above and beyond with my two young children. Can't fault the place 10/10

Thank Jane4469
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Foods okay. Nothing special but something that will keep you happy if hungry. Ordered the spaghetti Bolognese, which was quite plain, and nothing special quite average.

Thank deanhorthy2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in with my Wife without a booking around 8;30pm The greeting was warm and we soon were shown to our table The restaurant was busy with the staff making a young girls night by having all the other diners join into "happy birthday" song...More

Thank mikemcdowell2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It isn't fine dining but it's exceptional value for money for very good food Lunchtime special for only £4.95 you really can't go wrong Friendly staff, quick service - nothing at all to complain about. Been to 5 of the local Sambucca now, this is...More

Thank Motherland
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19leanne
27 January 2015|
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Response from COOKIE81 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure only ate at the restaurant . are you sure you are on the right sambucca at south shields
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 456 1133
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