British Restaurants in South Shields

South Tyneside is home to some fabulous British restaurants offering a taste of the region within the most outstanding surroundings. Of course, no trip to the beautiful coastal town of South Shields would be complete without a portion of traditional fish and chips. Ensure that you sample some of the best in the region accompanied by stunning coastal views. Alternatively you can opt for a fine dining experience with exquisite dishes that incorporate the finest local produce and ingredients to ensure that you are served the best of British.



1 St. Bede’s, South Tyneside, NE36 0LE

It’s definitely worth the short journey from South Shields city centre to East Bolden for this little gem. Housed in a beautifully restored Edwardian building dating back to 1918, you will find the delightful Blacks Corner restaurant, specialising in British cheese and charcuterie. A close relationship with British farm house cheese producers as well as cured meat and charcuterie producers, means that only the finest of ingredients are included in their delicious dishes.



Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD

If a trip to the beach always puts you in the mood for some seafood, Colmans Seafood Temple is where you need to go. This family-run establishment is perched right on South Shields' seafront and has panoramic windows that offer unrivalled views of the British coastline. Plus, the restaurant works closely with local fishermen who provide its kitchen with the freshest possible fish and shellfish on a daily basis. You can rest assured that any meal you have here will be very impressive.



Coast Road, South Shields, NE34 7BS

If you're looking to soak up some of the history and culture of South Shields, you need to visit the Marsden Grotto restaurant. Back in 1782, Jack Bates and his wife used dynamite to blast a cave into the side of the town's coastal cliffs, and the Marsden Grotto has been built into this. It offers a unique dining experience, as well as incredible seafood dishes that suit the setting perfectly. This definitely deserves a place on your must-visit list!