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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)
“pasta” (34 reviews)
“soup” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
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1 - 10 of 578 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good food, great value and what you don't eat you can take away with you. We had the afternoon deal which was more than enough food for the six of us. no pressure to hurry up. excellent service

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Couldn't ask for a better service food delicious hit nit long to wait for staff polite and helpful excellent choice of food

Thank Russ N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked earlier in the day and we were greeted with our table already waiting for us as a family of 6 adults 3 children and one baby for a 50th Birthday. All staff were attentive, pleasant and great with the kids! We were served promptly...More

Thank minime56
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very fast service, a 3 course lunch for £4.95 per person, excellent value with lovely Italian food. Very busy little restaurant located on the seafront, so very easy to get to.

Thank GintNic
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I both had a 3 course meal here which only cost £4.95 each! The food was delicious, the portion sizes were large and the staff were really friendly especially our waitress who made such a fuss of our 9 month old son....More

Thank Robjacko
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a meal from the 3 course £11.99 menu. We enjoyed lovely home cooked soup, filler steak and chips, followed by a 3 mini desserts. Absolutely outstanding value. The staff were pleasant.

Thank ashleigh388
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in as a largish party (8) including kids. We had no booking and it was lunch time however the staff quickly arranged a table for us and were very accommodating. The waiter was very friendly and patient. The food was good value and...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this week for an early tea. The place is very dirty. The glass I was drinking out of was filthy and so scratched I couldn't see through it. The pizza was quite nice but sauces were tasteless. The whole place feels claustrophobic. I was...More

1  Thank 22,091,985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival one of the staff member said it would be 5 to 10 minutes for a table as it was busy. We waited approx 20 minutes still no table. Wile we were waiting another customer arrived after we waited 20 minutes or so and...More

1  Thank claire c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I've been to sambucas many times, however I along with many people were a little disgruntled about the very loud dance music that was always on . It was far to loud and spoilt the ambience of the place .i went with my mam...More

Thank Dawson E
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
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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