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27 Fawcett Street | Town Centre, Sunderland SR1 1RE, England
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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609 reviews
380 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe does superb meals and fabulous desserts. The prices are reasonable and the staff are first class. The scones and cakes are great value, take some home.

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Thank Normieb41
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited today and food nice and home cooked with excellent friendly waitresses ,eating area clean and

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Thank Gavin D
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I got the fish and chips and the wife had a chicken meal. But I was disappointed as everything tasted of goose fat.Both fish and chips tasted of it, the wife didn't mind as she has roast potatoes like that. but it spoiled my meal completely as I hate it. but the place was quite busy so I'm sure it... More 

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Thank George N
Washington Tyne & Wear
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A reasonable choice of mainly traditional good old-fashioned "meat and two veg" dishes. Portions were big enough to satisfy anyone's appetite and prices low enough to be affordable. Staff were helpful and generous with "seconds", eg topping up one's coffee cup at no further charge. Service times were very reasonable and most polite. The whole atmosphere was homely and gave... More 

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Thank GeoredieGeoff
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Overpriced food. Saucer of vegetable soup for £4.10 and a child's sandwich for £4.20. Disgusting food and sandwich. I'll never be back Miserable staff, hang your head in shame, we'll never be back.

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Thank AndrewP1978
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

nice hot english breakfast £4.10 with a pot of tea, nipping clean and very friendly staff. A bargain really 2 sausages two bacon toast beans or tomato's hash brown or mushrooms and an egg was served hot on a hot plate. Many tables clean light and airy do dinners fish n chips etc whilst at the front deli couter with... More 

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Thank david j
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Haversham's has been around for years, and has been a consistently good place to eat through several reincarnations (same family though i suspect?); great value, home-cooked food without frills, though it does do vegetarian options too. Great for a midday hungry meal, and great takeaway sandwiches. Pleasant atmosphere, good service, clean. Just makes you feel cosy to eat there :-)... More 

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Thank urbandweller250
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We found this place as we were waiting for the Museum and Winter Garden to open, as it was Sunday they don't open till 2pm. The restaurant is like a step-back in time, in a very nice way, and is family run. Most of the customers were like us, slightly on the elderly side, but there were several families with... More 

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Thank Michelle C
Bispham, United Kingdom
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259 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

An old style cafe of the sort that exists in most towns when you look past the coffee shops etc. It's larger than you think when you enter because of a partition that seperates the front shop from the cafe. It's clientele is of the older variety, but it's good value, good service and friendly. Old style and without pretensions.

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Thank FlorianFY
wimbledon park
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32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I visited this restaurant with family whilst on a visit to Sunderland. I cannot recommend this restaurant enough. The service was excellent as was the food, the restaurant is very clean, food portions are very good and they make a proper cup of tea. This is the restaurant of my choice in Sunderland .Very reasonably priced and home from home... More 

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Thank minkyWimbledonPark

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
British, Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Fawcett Street | Town Centre, Sunderland SR1 1RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland

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