Scrumptious Sunday Lunches From Around The North East

Whether it’s homemade or chef prepared, I love a Sunday Roast. I think it might be my favourite meal; roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, vegetables and meat covered in gravy – perfect combination.

Below are a list of North East places that I think are serving up the best Sunday Dinners (try not to drool while reading)


Branches, Jesmond

Address: 9 Osborne Road, Jesmond, NE2 2AE

Mains Options: Roasted Sirloin of beef, roast loin of pork, chicken breast, spring vegetable risotto or pan roasted salmon and shellfish

Sunday Lunch Description: All mains are served with crispy roast potatoes, freshly made Yorkshire pudding, slow braised spiced red cabbage, crushed carrot and celeriac, cauliflower cheese and seasonal vegetables

Price: 1 Course £15.95, 2 Courses £22.95, 3 Coursed £25.95

Open For Diners At The Moment: ❌ Branches reopens on Monday, 17th May 2021

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from Branches (click the pic for venue website)

Babucho, Newcastle

Address: Lower Dean Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3JD

Mains Options: Roast beef, roast pork, roast chicken or leg of lamb

Sunday Lunch Description: All served with crisp roasties, market vegetables and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £14.95, 2 Courses £18.95, 3 Coursed £22.95

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from Babucho (click the pic for venue website)

Cog & Wheel, Sandyford

Address: 131 Sandyford Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 1QR

Mains Options: Roast chicken, spiced roast beef or vegan sausages

Sunday Lunch Description: Mains are served with braised red cabbage, honey glazed parsnips and carrots, broccoli, mash, rosemary and garlic roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £11.95, 2 Courses £15

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway: TBC

Sunday Lunch from Cog & Wheel (click the pic for venue website)

Davanti, Whitley Lodge

Address: 2 Claremont Crescent, Whitley Lodge, NE26 3HL

Mains Options: Sirloin of beef, roast chicken, pork belly or lamb shank

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with seasonal vegetables and homemade Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £9.95, 2 Courses £13.95, 3 Coursed £17.95

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from Davanti (click the pic for venue website)

The Impeccable Pig, Sedgefield

Address: Front St, Sedgefield, TS21 3AT

Mains Options: Roasted belly pork, roast chicken, roast sirloin of beef or roast leg of lamb

Sunday Lunch Description: All of the main courses are served with duck fat roast potatoes, mash, carrot & swede mash, seasonal greens, carrots and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 2 Courses £20, 3 Coursed £23

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway: TBC

Sunday Lunch from The Impeccable Pig (click the pic for venue website)

The Merchants Tavern, St Peters Wharf

Address: 1 Saint Peter’s Wharf, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 1TZ

Mains Options: 12 hour slow roasted beef brisket, lemon and thyme chicken, grilled fillet of salmon or baked aubergine stuffed with cous cous

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, seasonal vegetables and creamy mashed potatoes

Price: 1 Course £10

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from Merchants Tavern (click the pic for venue website)

The Mill House, Birtley

Address: Blackfell, Birtley, Chester-le-Street, DH3 1RE

Mains Options: Braised beef brisket, roasted pork loin, roast chicken, gammon, lamb shoulder, roast leg of lamb or nut roast

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with Yorkshire pudding, roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables

Price: 1 Course £12.45

Open For Dinners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway: TBC

Sunday Lunch from The Mill House (click the pic for venue website)

The Owl & Otter, Burnopfield

Address: Mountsett, Burnopfield, NE16 6BA

Mains Options: Roast chicken, roast pork belly or roast topside of beef

Sunday Lunch Description: Lunches are served with roast potatoes, vegetables, mashed potato, stuffing & Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £12.95

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from The Owl & Otter (click the pic for venue website)

The Poachers Cottage, Callerton

Address: Armstrong Sreet, Callerton, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE5 1NQ

Mains Options: Roast chicken, roast beef or roast pork

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with fresh seasonal vegetables and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £8.15

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway: TBC


Signatures, Sunderland

Address: 28 Wynyard Street, Silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 1HP

Mains Options: Beef, pork, chicken or lamb

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with creamy mashed potato, turnip, roast potatoes, carrots, parsnips, seasonal vegetables and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course £8.95, 2 Courses £12.50, 3 Coursed £15.95

Open For Diners At The Moment: ❌ Signatures reopens on Wednesday, 19th May 2021

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from Signatures (click the pic for venue website)

The Ship Inn, Wylam

Address: Main Road, Wylam, NE41 8AQ

Mains Options: Slow roasted pork belly, rosemary & garlic leg of lamb or roast sirloin

Sunday Lunch Description: Lunches are served with Yorkshire pudding and fresh vegetables

Price: 1 Course from £14

Open For Diners At The Moment:

Offering Takeaway: TBC

Sunday Lunch from The Ship Inn (click the pic for venue website)

The Skiff Inn, Swalwell

Address: Clasper Way, Swalwell, Gateshead, NE16 3BE.

Mains Options: Roast beef, pork belly, roast chicken or lamb

Sunday Lunch Description: Served with vegetables, roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding

Price: 1 Course from £10.75

Open For Diners At The Moment: ❌ The Skiff Inn reopens on Monday, 17th May 2021

Offering Takeaway:

Sunday Lunch from The Skiff Inn (click the pic for venue website)

Where’s your go-to place to grab a roast? Let me know in the comments

Reader Recommendations

• Nicole, a self-proclaimed picky eater, recommends the Three Tuns, Heddon https://m.facebook.com/THREETUNSHEDDON/

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