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Sambuca

74-82 Great Lime Road | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7AL, England
+44 191 256 6333
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“cannelloni” (6 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (5 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Greek, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
74-82 Great Lime Road | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7AL, England
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1 - 10 of 443 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and decided to visit sambuca Forest hall last evening on a spur of the moment decision, huge mistake!! It was very busy as it was a Friday evening, waited about 15 minutes to be seated in the restaurant. Ordered the food and drinks...More

Thank Chez649
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Been a regular visitor to this restaurant over the past few years for it's great value for money food, excellent level of service and overall ambience. However, it seems to us that over the past months, both have deteriorated significantly. Called in early in the...More

Thank micksymes1
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Sadly we missed the deal because it was 6:30 when we got there. The restaurant was not that busy and staff were very attentive. I find the restaurant to dark, it does not need to be as dark. I ordered calzone, it was awful. Very...More

Thank ashlyns
Reviewed 17 September 2018

My friend and I went for lunch a few weeks ago and it was not as busy as usual, I had lasagne and my friend had pizza and the meal was not as hot as usual. The staff have changed quite a lot and were...More

Thank muriel y
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I come here a lot but no idea what happened today guys. Too many staff walking past. The food was bloody awful too. Worst Calazonie ever. Seen much better service in the past

Thank AlisonHM G
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Visited this branch at 1pm today, staff were very friendly when we arrived and greeted us and showed us to our seat! They were quick to take our drink and food order and our drinks and food arrived promptly. However when our 4 pizzas arrived...More

2  Thank dionnewilson36
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Not how you expect an evening out to make you feel but staffs lack of awareness or empathy of difference /disability, spoilt what should have been a very rare opportunity to take part in ‘normal’ social activity . Staff were clearly exasperated at the length...More

3  Thank Kellyd1971
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Essentially a pizza and pasta establishment but, as is common with Italian resraurants, chicken and steaks also available. Most pizza and pasta dishes are priced at £4.95 and the lunch time special is also £4.95 but that is for three courses although the choices for...More

1  Thank TonyE3012
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Had a table booked for 7pm, we arrived early and the table was ready which was great. Meal was really good and waited around 5-10 minutes between starters and mains which was just about right for us. We had a 6 and 8 year old...More

Thank Katy_S1980
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Need to treat the staff good and show them that we’re aducated and we’re nice person and they will give you a good service with the smile in a face....😉

1  Thank Blythjack
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meriel132
24 April 2017|
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Response from ShaunWilliamB | Reviewed this property |
sorry none that I'm aware of but please, I'm no expert.
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littlel936
26 August 2015|
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Response from warcid9 |
This is true they pocket the staff tips total dissgrace
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-82 Great Lime Road | Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 7AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 256 6333
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