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9-11 Union Quay, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
+44 191 270 8891
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
30 Dec 2017
“Nice cheap lunch special”
16 Jan 2018
“Lunch with mother”
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Italian, Pizza, Contemporary
9-11 Union Quay, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Went here today for lunch it’s a really tiny restaurant. Had lunch special of potato skins and pizza and coffee which was £4.95 good value for money but the food was nothing to get excited about 🙁

Thank Kev2501
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Sambucas is a very nice family friendly restaurant. Nice bowl of soup on a freezing cold day. Followed by pizza and coffee £4.95. My husband was disappointed with his Lasagne,too much pasta not enough meat.

Thank _hazel_wilkinson
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We regularly visit this Sambuca restaurant and have never had anything but great service, great value and great food from lovely, friendly staff. You are always made to feel welcome with a nice atmosphere and its become a routine visit we really look forward to...More

Thank Wilf6432
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

Thank katsam295
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...More

Thank Pugz02
Reviewed 28 February 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.

Thank Holidays_soon
Reviewed 23 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...More

Thank karmazyn
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...More

Thank jonwat68
Reviewed 20 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.

Thank AAA823
Reviewed 13 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...More

Thank visitor227059
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Restaurant Details

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Italian, Pizza, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Union Quay, North Shields NE30 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 270 8891
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