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Sambuca

Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
+44 191 456 1133
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“potato skins” (55 reviews)
“minestrone soup” (10 reviews)
“ice cream” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
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1 - 10 of 601 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely Italian meal Pasta Marinara the best. My daughters Pasta Carbonara made to perfection. We are regular visitors

Thank Stevendd73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful fast Italian food, 3 courses for £5! We often go to softplay right next door and it's so cheap and quick to pop into here for a meal with children! Very very friendly staff and lovely food

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with friends on a busy summer day and managed to squeeze in. The staff were very helpful. The food was good and excellent value for money. My only issue was with the service, it took forever to get served and even after the...More

Thank Christopher T
Reviewed 8 November 2017 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 7 November 2017 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 November 2017

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 28 October 2017 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 28 October 2017

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 26 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 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
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19leanne
27 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
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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