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Sambuca 2

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9-11 Union Quay, NORTH SHIELDS, Tyne And Wear NE30 1HJ, New Castle, DE
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5 of 5 bubbles 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

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3 of 5 bubbles 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 greeted and pointed in the direction of a table for the 3 of us. (Wasn't... More 

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Newcastle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 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.

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Thank Holidays_soon
Wallsend, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 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 as only one other occupied. Fish Quay generally very busy on a sunny Saturday and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 makes us feel very welcome, I think maybe the people who have left bad comments... More 

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Thank jonwat68
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 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.

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Thank AAA823
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 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 of years ago and it was lovelly, however today that one was fully booked. We... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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5 of 5 bubbles 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 food was delicious .Thank you very much ,we will definately return here!

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Thank Bradiey
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 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 very poor compared to previous times,chicken kiev lacked Garlic,plate just covered in oil.Manageress had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Union Quay, NORTH SHIELDS, Tyne And Wear NE30 1HJ, New Castle, DE
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  New Castle

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?