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Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant - CLOSED

Roker Hotel | Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 9NB, England
+44 191 567 1786
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Apr 10, 2017
“excellent food served by excellent staff”
Mar 1, 2017
“Excellent ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Roker Hotel | Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 9NB, England
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161 - 170 of 315 reviews

Reviewed June 15, 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed our night out at Tavistock Italia in Rover Hotel, the food was delicious, the service was also very good, never had to go to bar for drinks, our waiter Paul was there for anything we needed, he was also very polite, well mannered...More

1  Thank Linda M
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, I will certainly pass your kind comments to Paul and to all of the staff involved....More

Reviewed June 8, 2013

We eat here on a regular basis and the food is always fantastic. There is lots to choose from on the menu and there are some excellent set menu offers. The portions are a good size and and the chicken kiev is especially huge. If...More

1  Thank Gillybean4855
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant and your continued loyal custom I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, I will certainly pass your kind comments to all of the...More

Reviewed June 2, 2013

I and my partner visited Tavistock Italia for the first time last night and were very pleased that we did. The service was very good and the prices competitive, but it was the food and the general atmosphere that stood out. We had a 'Con...More

1  Thank webbyj06
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your first visit to our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience and enjoyed the food so much. I will certainly pass your kind comments to all of...More

Reviewed May 31, 2013

We went with another couple and the food was out of this world! We had garlic bread to start and shared it, as it was a pizza style. Myself, my husband and one friend ordered the slow cooked lamb with mash. Out of this world...More

1  Thank db2vho
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, I will certainly pass your kind comments to the Head Chef for the excellent food he...More

Reviewed May 30, 2013

visiting on business midweek, we were made to feel most welcome in this eclectic styled restaurant from the moment we stepped over the threshold. service was prompt and attentive food very fresh and well cooked was tempted by the poached pear for dessert which was...More

1  Thank 69Scooby
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, I will certainly pass your kind comments to Paul and all of the staff involved. Kindest...More

Reviewed May 29, 2013

Had another early evening dinner at the restaurant and cannot recommend it any higher, The food was excellent althought I have never had a poor meal here. I had sardines (really well prepared) as a starter and Salmon steak with vegetables and my husband had...More

1  Thank Brenda H
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience, I will certainly pass your kind comments to all of the staff involved. Kindest regards, Mr...More

Reviewed May 29, 2013

Gorgeous food, attractive decor, great atmosphere and nice waiting staff. Reasonably priced, but a bit out of the way. Only negative is that baby high chairs are stored by the back door, near the smoking area.More

1  Thank wild_gypsy18
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2013

Dear Reviewer Thank you for your review of our restaurant. I am delighted to read that you found the food to be lovely and the waiting staff to be nice with a great atmosphere. I am unsure as to your comment regarding the baby high...More

Reviewed May 14, 2013

The Retro (as the sign above says) is a basement restaurant adjoining the Roker Hotel on the Seafront. Don't be put off by the initial look as once through the door if opens up into a atmospheric place - half conservatory half basement. Staff very...More

1  Thank MarcusFord
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review, I am delighted to read that you found our restuarant to be atmospheric and good value. I will pass all of your kind comments to all staff involved and we look forward to seeing you again in the...More

Reviewed May 10, 2013

The food and service was great. I had the slow cooked beef ladder and my wife had the pasta with wild boar sausage . Both the dishes were very well cooked . The ambience was great. We were in a little late so it wasn't...More

Thank Jean L
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review. I am very pleased that you had an enjoyable first visit to our restaurant and that you found the food to be well cooked and were looked after very well by Dan and Ash. I will certainly let...More

Reviewed May 9, 2013

Nice setting inside, great service and attention to detail. Food was very nice and well cooked and good value for money with a decent menu, If you are staying in the hotel I would recommend you eat in here.More

Thank ColumbusCompass
KEITH D, Director at Tavistock Italia Retro Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2013

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable dining experience. I will pass your kind words to all the staff involved. Once again a huge thank you for your review and custom and we look...More

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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roker Hotel | Roker Terrace, Sunderland SR6 9NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 567 1786
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