Food & drink

A guide to eating in Sunderland this summer

As the city gets set to welcome millions of visitors during the Tall Ships Races and the Sunderland Airshow, the Sunderland Business Improvement District (BID) has published a guide to eating out in Sunderland this Summer. The city's restaurant scene is full of...

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Fat Hippo takeover at Bonded Warehouse

Fat Hippo are set to take over the kitchens at the recently launched Bonded Warehouse on Sunderland’s Fish Quay. Following the success of their weekly visits, Fat Hippo will be temporarily taking over control of the kitchens at BW with a full menu of their signature...

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Pub Culture serves up new Sunderland eatery

A former foodie favourite is upping the steaks, after opening its doors under new management. The restaurant above Sunderland’s popular city centre pub, the Dun Cow, is now serving up sizzling steaks and other mouth-watering dishes, after opening up as The Grillroom...

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Hotel Chocolat comes to Sunderland

Sunderland’s leading shopping centre has revealed a tasty addition to its retail offering, with the news that luxury brand Hotel Chocolat is to open in the city. Hotel Chocolat has stores across the UK, Channel Islands and Europe and has built a highly successful...

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Kelvin ignites City Bistro

“FAMILY and food” – two, simple passions of Kelvin Linstead, the man at the helm of one of Sunderland’s most exciting kitchens. While Crunchy Nut Cornflakes is Kelvin’s personal dish of choice after a long day at work, the experienced chef, who heads up City Bistro -...

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