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9 restaurants we’re visiting this Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

Consider us ready to sink our teeth into more than a few restaurants in Sunderland…

Written by Becky Hardy
Published 12.09.2023

Sunderland Restaurant Week is back on the menu from Saturday 16th ­– Sunday 24th September.

The city’s popular event spotlights the best restaurants Sunderland has to offer – allowing eateries to show off their menus whilst giving foodies an unrivalled opportunity to try different cuisines at affordable prices.

This year, Sunderland Restaurant Week are helping us dine out in a great range of cafés and restaurants for as little as £10, £15 and £20 per person.

And with an incredible line-up of 43 restaurants in Sunderland participating, you’ll be spoilt for choice on where to book your tables.

Which is why we’ve narrowed down the dining destinations we’re looking forward to visiting during Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 – just, you know, to give you a little inspiration…

Pho 179 Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

PHO 179

15 Waterloo Place, Sunderland SR1 3HT

The first of the restaurants in Sunderland to dedicate itself to Vietnamese cuisine, Pho 179 offers fresh, fragrant and, above all else, authentic South-East Asian food that you just don’t find anywhere else in the city.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £15 for a starter and a main course during lunchtime
  • £20 for three courses

BOOK NOW

Tarantino's Restaurant Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

TARANTINO’S

4 North Bridge, Sunderland SR5 1AD

Stylish family restaurant Tarantino’s specialise in lobster and steaks, two things you wouldn’t normally find are included on a Sunderland Restaurant Week menu. But here they are – don’t miss out.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offer:

  • £20 for two courses

BOOK NOW

Grinder Coffee Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

GRINDER COFFEE CO

Durham Road, Sunderland SR2 7AA

Artisan coffee is undoubtedly the name of the game in this urban café, although their baked treats (lovingly made by expert baker, Joyce), really sets Grinder apart from other Sunderland coffee shops.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offer:

  • £10 for a sandwich, regular coffee and a brownie, traybake or cake

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Six Pier Point Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

SIX PIER POINT

6a Pier Point, Marine Walk, Sunderland SR6 0PP

This elegant charcuterie-style restaurant and wine bar is perched right on Roker beach front – making it an unbeatable destination for your next wine night with the girls.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £10 for one small plate and a small glass of house wine
  • £15 for a sharing platter of mussels and king prawns cooked in nduja and white wine sauce with warm focaccia and two small glasses of house wine
  • £20 for a charcuterie and cheese board served with warm bread and artisan biscuits

BOOK NOW

Rumour Has It Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

RUMOUR HAS IT

6–7 Green Terrace, Sunderland SR1 3PZ

Swanky British gastro restaurant Rumour Has It knows that variety is the spice of life ­– so whatever you’re in the mood for, you can find it done well here.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £10 for two courses from vegan & veggie menu (Mon–Sat)
  • £10 for two courses from lunchtime menu (Mon–Sat)
  • £20 for two courses from a la carte menu (Mon–Sat)
  • £15 for two courses from Sunday menu

BOOK NOW

Mexico 70 Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

MEXICO 70

312 High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3ET

If you’ve never been before, take our word for it – a tenner for three tacos at World-Mex tacos and tequila joint Mexico 70 is a bargain you don’t want to miss.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offer:

  • £10 for three tacos

BOOK NOW

My Delhi Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

MY DELHI

39 Borough Road, Sunderland SR1 1PL

Quirky Indian joint My Delhi is one of the most flavoursome restaurants in Sunderland. Better still, all their dishes are nut-free and their meat is Halal – meaning everyone can tuck in.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £10 lunch – any two street plates or Roadside Curry with Dum Pulao rice
  • £15 dinner – any three street plates or one street plate and Roadside Curry with Dum Pulao rice

BOOK NOW

Acropolis Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

ACROPOLIS STREET FOOD

STACK Seaburn, Whitburn Road, Seaburn, Sunderland SR6 8AA

Food market favourite Acropolis serve up authentic Greek street food from recipes passed down from generations – so your kofta, souvlaki and gyros are as tasty as they come.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £10 for any wrap and side of fries
  • £15 for any wrap, side and drink
  • £20 for a Skepasti

BOOK NOW

The Palm and Liberty Brown Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023

THE PALM & LIBERTY BROWN

Timber Beach Road, Sunderland SR5 3XG

A great shout if you fancy a drink while you’re out, The Palm and Liberty Brown are offering all your superfood staples – think pizza, pasta, kebabs and burgers – done to perfection.

Sunderland Restaurant Week 2023 offers:

  • £10 for two courses
  • £15 for three courses

BOOK NOW

Sunderland Restaurant Week takes place in venues across the city from Saturday 16th ­– Sunday 24thSeptember.

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