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Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
+44 191 456 1133
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“potato skins” (56 reviews)
“pasta” (38 reviews)
“soup” (20 reviews)
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12:00 pm - 9:30 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The all-day breakfast pizza is to die for, we visit this restaurant regularly for the Happy Hour which is great value for money.

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our server was surprised when we said no starters however when we looked at the board rather than the menu we saw they had a special on so we quickly ordered a starter! it was really good value for money will definitely be going back

Thank Hazel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great deal 3 courses for a £5 but that's were the great ends! Food was bland and uninteresting, queues out the door were rushed through meal and out.

Thank Rebecca H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We pop by here now again when on play dates with the kids at the Dunes or the fairground. We usually go for the pizza pasta specials (which are fab, value for money and everyone is happy!) So decided to try a Chef's Special, Steak...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent variety of Italian Food.Friendly Staff,but be aware that when you pay your bill make sure you pay the correct amount because if you do not the till operator will think that it is a tip.The other problems are we had to ask for...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table here for five of us. All the dishes were really tasty. Three of us had the fillet steaks which were cooked and presented perfectly. The starters were generous as were the desserts. Nice friendly and efficient staff. Tables cleared promptly and very...More

Thank outdoortripper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I ate there with the boss. Didn’t think we needed the candlelight but I’m sure there are some that do 😉. The food was good, the wine was enjoyable. The staff were friendly. To be honest that’s all you need on a rainy Wednesday...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited here previously and are always happy to return. We had booked prior to out visit due to the size of our group and were seated and drinks served in no time. Starters, main course and desserts were all served together and in...More

Thank melaniej1206
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Popped in on a Sunday having taking the kids out swimming. The place is always busy ,we were told to wait 5 minutes for a table which we got. I ordered the chicken dinner along with my daughter.My son got a pizza . I have...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Had a table booked here last night with friends for a birthday treat. Place was packed on arrival but didn't wait long for our table. Staff were friendly enough but didn't listen to what you were asking for. I shared a pizza & pasta with...More

Thank kirsty w
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28 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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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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