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The Lounge Bistro & Bar

City Bistro | Park Lane, Sunderland SR1 3NX, England
+44 191 511 6270
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“set menu” (3 reviews)
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British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
City Bistro | Park Lane, Sunderland SR1 3NX, England
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Reviewed October 23, 2015

Great feedback from last nights Nose to Tail Themed evening! Well done to all students involved: We attended the" Nose to Tail Themed Evening" last night & it was absolutely First Class, the different tastes of the food were so good, we did not want...More

Thank David N
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Visited this restaurant again last Thursday evening. The restaurant is set within the campus at Sunderland College Hylton Site. It is in North Hylton Road almost opposite what used to be Plessey's. It is very easy to get to by public transport because many local...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2015

The Lounge Bistro & bar - What can I say? The food is first class, never disappointed. You must pay this restaurant a visit. Value for money, best ingredients and the finest cooking anywhere. Quality, quality, quality Well done staff and students at Sunderland College's...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Email stated Two eat for the price of one. My colleague and I went along and if I'm honest, at £7.50 for TWO meals I wasn't expecting greatness. I was pleasantly surprised. The staff were students learning front of house roles and were very polite,...More

1  Thank Graham B
Reviewed June 26, 2015

We went 2 months ago and were disappointed BUT went again last night and the food was excellent. The salmon and egg starter delicious. The lamb dish - the lamb was cooked to perfection. Desert was scrumptious. We will definitely go back again.

Thank FranNorthumberland
Reviewed June 25, 2015

Staff are helpful, food is superb and well presented and varied to suit all tastes. Excellent value with a good variety of drinks. The students and staff deserve all the credit for a first class service and presentation.

Thank KennyWashington
Reviewed May 19, 2015

We have just tried the new menu for this term, another triumph!! We must go back soon to try the other dishes on the menu and of course THE DESERTS !!!

Thank ronald f
Reviewed March 30, 2015

I attend the themed evenings and recently attended the International Evening. The food served at The Lounge within Hylton College is always excellent and a credit to the students and staff who work tirelessly to prepare the varied dishes and ensure customers receive the best...More

1  Thank chris h
Reviewed February 26, 2015

Read about this superb restaurant which is in the Hylton College campus in Sunderland and gave it a try for lunch. It's a proper restaurant setting , very comfortable. Wow !! what an excellent meal. It really was top quality. Presentation was fantastic and perfectly...More

1  Thank Rob N
Reviewed February 25, 2015

Visited a themed evening at this restaurant. The food is cooked and served by students and their lecturers at Sunderland College. On account of it being prepared and served by catering students, I was expecting something less than in a top class restaurant. I couldn't...More

1  Thank SAFC-fans
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Michael C
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Response from emmailey1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, call 0191 5116270 and they can give you more information. Emma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: City Bistro | Park Lane, Sunderland SR1 3NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 511 6270
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At City Bistro we provide a showcase for the next generation of chefs, demonstrating their talent and skill through creative cuisine and delicious dishes. Our menu covers a range of cooking styles using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, carefully selected to reflect the seasonal changes. For our latest menus, please give us a call. As a training restaurant we pride ourselves on providing a first-class dining experience to give our talented catering students, led by our experienced Head Chef, the best possible learning experience. This allows us to offer our quality food at a price few can match. As a fully licensed restaurant we also sell a selection of drinks and carefully selected wines.
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