Sunderland's restaurants are part of a North East dining boom. Could Wearside be the North East's premier gourmet food destination? Judging by the quality of the Sunderland restaurants listed at Quandoo, it's definitely a possibility. What's clear is that this is a city that's getting serious about food. From gourmet kebabs to Indian tapas and the Summer FoodFest, Sunderland's restaurants and festivals showcase one of the most vibrant small town dining scenes in England. Whether you live in the area or you're just passing through, make a date to explore Wearside's best eateries with Quandoo.