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San Marino's

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141 Chester Road, Sunderland SR4 7HS, England
+44 191 565 3845
12:00 - 16:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 17:00 - 22:30
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This restaurant is by far my favourite in Sunderland which is why we keep going back. The food is always great and the staff are really friendly and attentive. There is a lovely cosy atmosphere too which is fab. We'll definitely keep coming back.

Thank Janice R
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited San Marino's on Chester Road tonight. Everything was fantastic. Food, service and price. We got both the hot and cold anti pasto starter (which both serve 2 people) but asked if we could have them both as a main for the two of us. Every single thing on both plates was delicious. The service was perfect, just the way... More 

Thank Joanne S
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food and wine as per usual. Ben and staff certainly work to keep everyone happy and if the laughter was anything to go by EVERYONE was having a great time. Probably my favourite restaurant in Sunderland because of the ambience, the attentive staff and great food. Well done!

Thank Irisheyes48
Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been eating with my mum and it was just AMAZING! Just entring the staff have welcomed us in a really warm way and they have been taking care of our requests all night. The food was DELICIOUS! We've shared a gambas and calamari as starter... LOVELY! Mussels and halibut as main... STUNNING! Finally, we haven't been able to choose... More 

Thank Gemma F
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only come here once in a blue moon but when I do it never fails to disappoint! Food is plentiful and very tasty and staff are fabulous and restaurant has a lovely friendly atmosphere. We got the early bird special which is a starter for £4.15 and pizzas and pastas for £5.75 served between 5pm and 7pm. Very impressed with... More 

Thank amyjmills
Sunderland, England
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about our recent visit here was spot on. The food was lovely (Sunday Lunch), the atmosphere relaxing, and the staff very friendly. Will definitely be visiting again soon !!!!!

Thank RebelKC
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I visit this restaurant almost weekly and I must say the pollo mare monti was out of this world, succulent juicy chicken. Will definitely return again and again!

Thank Ben H
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice local Italian restaurant on chester road Sunderland warm and friendly service and staff and the food is spot on for the price

Thank John F K
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Just popped in on the off chance got a table straight away picked from the happy hour menu 2 starter's 2 main meals 4 drinks. Food was Excellent,service spot on and all this for a bargain price of less than £20.If you never been before you will not be disappointed.

Thank thenumber1bull
Washington, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We were here on Saturday been lots of times before never had a need to complain but it was awful there were six of us and four of the meals were awful the chicken on three of thd dishes was very dry despite being coverd in a white sauce , the prawns on the chicken dishes as well as thd... More 

Thank Mary M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Chester Road, Sunderland SR4 7HS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 565 3845

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