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The Wessington

) #271 of 344 Restaurants in Sunderland ££ - £££ Bar, British, Pub
Wessington Way | Castletown,, Sunderland SR5 3HR, England
+44 191 548 9384
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good18%
  • Average22%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible21%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Wessington Way | Castletown,, Sunderland SR5 3HR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called here as moi other half said was good food. He wasn't wrong. Was very pleasant. Bar person very nice and helpful, waiting staff spot on. Food good , venue very nice and comfortable.

Thank ellienics
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the New Yorker burger which tasted meaty and flavoursome. This would have been an excellent review if they had served home made chips rather than cooked from frozen. The service was speedy and friendly.

Thank Elaine D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for an early dinner, the place was very busy but ours orders were delivered in a reasonable time, we had different meals and 'top up' tea's. The staff were very helpful and friendly, promptly cleaning tables after other guests left. I had. 40...More

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have tried other local Brewers Fayre places for breakfast, but this is by far our favourite They have 2 choices, a Continental style & a full English which also includes all of the Continental items too for a few £ more. Costa coffee &...More

Thank mitchgibs68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Wednesday 19th April 2017, we were taking a friend who we hadn't seen for some time to lunch. Taking the order was fine but then after waiting 35 minutes and still no food I spoke to one of the staff who apologised and said...More

3  Thank davidmortimer1
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Went here yesterday 17th April. For a family meet up. Food was very slow to come out, when it did from the meals that were ordered the fish was grey and very greasy, a lot of the chips were underdone and the burger from another...More

Thank Queenpig
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We arrived this morning at The Wessington hoping for a fairly quick breakfast but this never happened. When we arrived we were met by a very pleasant and helpful young lady who explained that a hot breakfast buffet was being prepared which wouldn't be long,...More

1  Thank Carol&Kevin
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

22nd visit in recent months but the last time. Slowwwww service waited 20 mins for the starter. Sorry but never again. Food ok but service really slow.

Thank Philip D
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Never been here since the refurbishment.it was going down hill quickly. Booked table and went for grandsons birthday,staff very welcoming and friendly. Food and drinks ordered starters brought after 15mins hot and pleasantly presented. Main meal was faultless and horse enough. Staff very attentive but...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Staying next door & in need of a quick meal gave this pub a try. Standard menu with usual specials if there is two people. Opted for the garlic chicken which was fine but the chips left a lot to be desired. OK is the...More

Thank barry h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 06:30
12:00 - 06:30
12:00 - 06:30
12:00 - 06:30
12:00 - 06:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wessington Way | Castletown,, Sunderland SR5 3HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 548 9384
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