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San Marino's

141 Chester Road, Sunderland SR4 7HS, England
+44 191 565 3845
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
141 Chester Road, Sunderland SR4 7HS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Been here a few times , so thought we'd try Sunday lunch , and boy are we glad we did , it was absolutely delicious, I had chicken and hubby had beef , both lovely ,plenty of veg with 3 types of potato .. mash...More

Thank Anne B
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Works night out in a party of 34 people. The service we received was excellent, our food came out very quick and all together so no one was sat waiting. I had the mussels for started and a seafood linguine for main which was so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Back after a break abroad and so nice to get to our favourite restaurant with its lovely atmosphere and lush food. Always something on the specials to tempt you and finish on THAT lemon tart! Love it. And thank you to such nice staff. C&S

Thank Christophe N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Very nice meal and very helpfull staff. Buy the homemade foccacia when you leave. Highly recommended

Thank patsydog1
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Myself, partner and daughter visited at 5:30pm on Friday 5th May. We always enjoy it here, great staff and nice relaxed atmosphere. The crab lasagna is simply to die for, which is why we both chose it (again) with some chips and left full and...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Another fab fab meal at San Marino this weekend , and a pre wedding celebration with friends...and as ever an amazing service from the staff. Love this little bit of Italy on Chester Road, atmosphere cracking and the food was spot on as usual...i love...More

Thank Goonerboy2001
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Visited here on Monday evening - 1st May - to celebrate my birthday, with a few close family members. Another party was in celebrating a child's birthday, which added to the family orientated ambience of this cosy, little restaurant. The service was impeccable and the...More

Thank Sue1562
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

So tiny and cramped food wasn't at all what we expected for what we paid will be avoiding from now on.

Thank liz72adams
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Came here on 2nd May... Pizzas' were tasteless and will not be returning not a good experience at all

1  Thank Lukephil4
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Until this evening we were regular visitors to this "restaurant" - we, and our family, will never dine here again! This is a very small dining area and, on our arrival this evening, we were seated alarming close to a family party of perhaps twenty...More

5  Thank dennymenny
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amanda h
Heard that San Marino's on Chester Road is now open on a Sunday? Is the menu any different? Do we need to book? There will be four in the party? Any recommendations?
9 November 2015|
Response from Benharma | Property representative |
Hi Yes San Marino's is open on a Sunday, we offer the full menu and a choice of roasts. Booking is advisable on 0191 5653845. Thanks San Marino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Chester Road, Sunderland SR4 7HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 565 3845
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