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After a long walk we decided to stop for a coffee, the pub was heaving so we sat outside with out... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Sunderland, United Kingdom
via mobile

I came here recommended with some friends for tea on Sunday and was blown away by the first-class... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ryan H
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“dog menu”(3 reviews)
REFURBISHED DEC 2015 - UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT We are a warm and friendly seafront bar. We serve teas and coffees all day, have a breakfast menu 9am until 12noon with a full food menu available from 12noon until 7pm. On Sunday we serve our delicious...more
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1-2 Queens Parade, Sunderland SR6 8DA, England
+44 191 529 2226
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here recommended with some friends for tea on Sunday and was blown away by the first-class service by the staff. The meal was quality ‘pub grub’ but it was the service which got this venue the five stars. I was so impressed, we...More

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Last time we were in this pub it was known as la Fontaine. Decided to call for lunch. Both of us ordered fish and chips. Had a little wait but boy was it worth it. Massive fish battered fabulously and loads of home made chunky...More

Thank ann h
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We decided to have a drink in the Promanade pub after reading reviews on this site to see what our thoughts would be. As we walked through the door we saw to our right a couple of dogs laid out after they had probably worn...More

Thank GMRotherham
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

There are very few pubs you can call in for a simple nice drink. This is one! Friendly atmosphere good staff and music not to loud for once.

Thank Lewis B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

After a long walk we decided to stop for a coffee, the pub was heaving so we sat outside with out dog. We could smell the Sunday lunches so decided to have a lite snack and share some chips as you can see by the...More

Thank chynagirl1
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Recently spent a few hours on a saturday afternoon in The Promenade whilst on a night away for our wedding anniversary. The Bar was spotless, everyone was so friendly and such a great selection of drinks and grub. Only gutted we had just eaten when...More

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Met friends here who were going for a curry nearby which I decided to give a miss and have a burger instead. Great choice on all fronts. 2 handmade patties which were juicy and tasty accompanied by the best chips I have eaten in a...More

Thank Cudzo
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

This is a friendly pub. The staff are welcoming . The beers are really , well kept . A nicely decorated pub and very clean . The food looks great as I didn’t eat on this occasion. Great walks along the sea front then a...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I and my party think that the pub is great apart from the amount of dogs allowed in. I am a dog lover but this pub is too much. Dogs where everywhere, at the bar which was crowded as well as the designated dog area....More

Thank scotty45_11
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Stay next door at Marriott so pop in here for a meal. Wow what a meal hunters chicken for me hubby had gammon and egg it was excellent proper Home made chips to die for we loved it and will be back thank you

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29 January 2017|
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Response from antiquedolls | Reviewed this property |
the pub was not full while we were there so there was no reason for them to be in the lounge area. people are eating food here and not everyone is a dog lover. I think policies need to be reviewed as dogs seem to be taking... More