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Great value

Called in for a meal when we were passing . During the week they do 2 meals for Β£8. Good choice on... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
pauline w
Newcastle upon tyne
via mobile

I live about a mile away from this place and Ive been up here for about two year and its only the... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
23 Aug 2018
“Bravo! ”
24 Jul 2018
“Evening meal”
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Sun Street, Sunniside, Gateshead NE16 5EE, England
+44 191 488 8068
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Absolute breath of fresh air to the β€œpotters”. Certainly not just a quick fix and seems to be in for the long term. Exactly what Sunniside has been crying out for, for years! Well done and keep up the good work.

Thank magic1291
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We could not make our minds up what to eat so decided to see if this place was any good after it had had a refurbishment and new owners. The food was excellent with a good choice the staff are very friendly and helpfull portions...More

2  Thank jamie a
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Can't beat this pub for good value for money ,excellent food and friendly staff !!!....my partner and I eat in this pub at least twice a week...great selection of home cooked food cooked to order...even our dog is welcome ....highly recommended 😁😁😁😁

Thank Ann A
Reviewed 1 February 2017

As always we thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Quick service despite the fact that it was busier than usual, however we did go earlier than usual. We have never been disappointed there and really enjoy the friendly atmosphere. We have to pass several other Pub/Restaurants on...More

Thank Pam100e
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Called in for a meal when we were passing . During the week they do 2 meals for Β£8. Good choice on the menu I had Chiil Concarne my husband had the gammon with egg & great chips. Friendly staff great value.

1  Thank pauline w
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Never had a bad meal yet Sunday dinners are to die for and you won't get better gravy anywere we even travel from aycliffe for the Sunday lunch

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I live about a mile away from this place and Ive been up here for about two year and its only the first time Ive been in, maybe its the appearance at times Ive wondered if its actually been open... boards outside dated, I dont...More

Thank Stevo201
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Well driving into the car park at 6.30 and only 2 cars in should have been a sign to turn around and go somewhere else. Used to love this place but not been in years and was looking forward it. So disappointed and wished I...More

Thank J3938POchristinem
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I visit the potters regularly with other colleagues and our clients who are all disabled, there are five of them. The staff and customers alike treat them and ourselves in a friendly manner, showing the caring nature they have for all my ladies. They cannot...More

Thank Venture646343
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We popped in for Sunday Lunch, With the Family, My Father was raving about the place, Hes not been for a few years. As we walked in the place looked uncared for, the sign outside had fallen off, And there was a group outside With...More

Thank stuart c
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