visitors guide

Bars & Nightlife

There's plenty of places to keep the party going...

With a host of bars and venues there is no shortage of places to have a good time in Sunderland city centre.

Take your pick from the modern to the traditional, restaurants and nightlife venues range from contemporary bars and nightclubs to comfortable old-fashioned pubs.

The Corner Flag
Sunderland's only dedicated sports bar, tastefully decorated with sporting memorabilia.  We cater for all tastes and have draught lagers such as Kronenbourg and Heineken, with eight real ales and ciders also available.  

Indigo Rooms
The place to start the day with coffee or enjoy something from a freshly prepared tapas menu,moving into the evening with contemporary cocktails and a wide selection of wines.

Baby Indi
The perfect place to enjoy champagne and cocktails in luxurious surroundings. Open until 5am for those wanting to keep the party going till the early hours of the morning.


The Cooper Rose (2-4 Albion Place)
Great value food and drink offers available from 8am until 1am. More than 100 tables over two floors with three bars. Burger and a soft drink from £4.39!

The Lambton Worm
Offers a wide range of food and drink at great value prices including burger and a drink from only £4.39. Drink offers include two for £5 on selected bottles and two for £12 on cocktail pitchers.

Fabulous leisure group (The Point)
Sunderland’s premier bars and clubs - Arizona, Union, Purple Bar and Velvet, offering an excellent night out for family and friends.

Bar 7 is a true alternative clubbers’ venue.

Westminster Bar/restaurant
British home-made food featuring daily specials - two meals for £8.95 plus drinks promotions at the bar. Will be themed for the concerts.

Life of Riley
Sunderland’s very own Irish bar with live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday with a delicious food menu full of pizza, pasta and burgers, served 11am-8pm daily.

Stunning day and night bar with good value drinks, pub food and snacks plus Sky Sports showing all major sporting events on 112-inch screens.

Great friendly staff and a great atmosphere - Sinatras is the one, day and night!

A traditional pub in the heart of the city serving classic pub food and beers and ales from around the world at value-for-money prices. Open all day every day.

Holmeside Coffee
Artisan coffee house serving a wide selection of hot and cold drinks 8.30am-6pm weekdays and 9am-8pm Saturdays. Fully licensed.

Green’s is a warm friendly bar offering a wide range of great drink and food deals, playing the best pre-concert music Located a 15-minute walk from the Stadium of Light.

The William Jameson
Open 7 days a week, 8am – 12 midnight. Great range of drinks and food served until 11pm. Located walking distance from Sunderland train station and the Stadium of Light.

Revolution Sunderland
Whether you’re looking for fine dining or a few beers or cocktails, head down to Sunderland’s number one cocktail bar for a chilled-out atmosphere with great customer service.

Popular friendly bar located on Park Lane. Open from 9.30 serving fresh home-cooked food and premium drinks at fantastic prices. Located a 10-minute walk from the Stadium of Light.

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