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) #59 of 93 Restaurants in North Shields
9-11 Union Quay,, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
+44 191 270 8891
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good7%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible21%
10 Jun 2014
“Simple tasty home cooked food”
21 Apr 2014
“Time of the essence??”
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9-11 Union Quay,, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 10 June 2014 via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff. Large portion size and very very tasty. Def a great place to sit and chill on an afternoon

Thank katsam295
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

After walking from the ferry terminal, North Shields side, my girlfriend and I decided we would try Sambuca 2 with her 6 year old daughter as they had been to Sambuca in Sunderland a few days ago... We walked through the door and were immediately...More

Thank Pugz02
Reviewed 28 February 2014

Went early on a Saturday evening. Restaurant was fairly quiet but not empty. Menu was typical Sambucas with a few extra pizzas. Ordered a couple of pizzas and drinks. Drinks came quickly with pizzas not far behind. Very nice. Offered desserts but wasn't hungry enough.

Thank Holidays_soon
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Food - Potato Skins, and Pate between 3 of us, didnt get any side plates, Penne carbonara was OK, chicken pasta - OK, Pizza was actually cold. Service - table booked for 1pm, when the 3 of us arrived at 12:45 shown straight to table...More

Thank karmazyn
Reviewed 24 January 2014

I don't know where the 3 people with the bad reviews have been eating but it certainly wasn't Sambuca 2, I have been 3 times in th last month and everytime the food has been fantastic. The mangeress remembers us everytime we go in and...More

Thank jonwat68
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Went to Sambuca 2 with my partner and we were both exceptionally pleased with the meal and the service. I challenge anyone to find a restaurant offering such a quality product at prices as reasonable as this. Would certainly return.

Thank AAA823
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Eat there on Sunday 13th October afternoon on specials I believe. 2 adults and 2 children and all four of use gave it the same review (Crap). Food was tastless, cold and greasy. Place looked dirty with flys. We visited the other Sambuca a couple...More

Thank visitor227059
Reviewed 11 December 2012 via mobile

Popped in on spec for a quick lunch. We were not disappointed. Good food and service for 3.95. Made a nice change from fish and chips. Can't comment on evening menu/service.

1  Thank Aletaster69
Reviewed 25 April 2012 via mobile

On April 16 myself and my family (4 of us altogether )came to sambuca 2 for my birthday meal ,reserved for 7pm.On my 23rd birthday I am so happy that we chose to come here.The staff were amazing , extremely polite and attentive , the...More

Thank Bradiey
Reviewed 14 March 2012

We have been going to the Sambuca 2 and the other Sambuca Restaurants for several years,thats how good they have been.On this occassion we were very disappointed.No atmosphere, felt rushed.Got drinks order wrong,We were asked if we enjoyed our meal and replied no it was...More

Thank graham6612
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  • Address: 9-11 Union Quay,, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 270 8891
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