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Shield House 8 Burrow Street, South Shields NE33 1PP, England
+44 191 427 1023
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (16 reviews)
“baklava” (7 reviews)
“moussaka” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Shield House 8 Burrow Street, South Shields NE33 1PP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traditional Turkish food enjoy it at leisure Yavas Yavas Gok Gurzel Aviet Olson Yum yum very nice As Arnie says "I'll be back" Chicken Sich lovely

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Could not fault the food or service it was fantastic as always. The six of us were all very impressed with the standard of the customer service, the excellent food and the value for money. We will definitely be back again soon.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

friendly staff great food for a reasonable price. 76 pounds/just under 90 eur for starter main and dessert for 3. very tasty and very good quality. nice place to sit too. we had a great time and if we return to south shields we will...More

Thank AnnekeBvN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on spec and fully enjoyed our meals. Service was excellent...very attentive but not in your face. 2 meals and a drink just over £30. Very clean and bright eating area, would highly recommend.

Thank mick2727
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After many enjoyable meals here i am at a loss to understand what happened tonight. After ordering and receiving starter we waited almost an hour before asking how long before our main course. We were told they had a big party in upstairs . A...More

1  Thank MaryRover
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

The food here is literally so so fresh and a really authentic taste of Turkish food! Not to mention the main meal portion sizes are massive, I’m a big eater but struggled to finish towards the end. For starter I got fried falafel on hummus...More

Thank AnastasiaL20
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Fab food, great prices and services ....won't be long before another trip back I'm sure. Great for cheap night with friends, family or couples and you can get take out as well ! 😀

Thank Bajan2017
Reviewed 20 June 2018

For anyone who appreciates real Turkish cuisine this is the place to eat . Our favourite is the hot mezes for two or if ordered for one it is nearly a full meal , the portions are never skimped and no matter how much you...More

Thank tynesalmon
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Been a few times to this restaurant always great food presented nice. Very good value would recommend the mixed grill.

Thank johndH3929WK
Reviewed 19 June 2018

My visitors where very impressed, especially with portion sizes, Second visit for myself and again no complaints, Food excellent We booked early evening and fortunately we took advantage of the early bird offer, all very enjoyable, with very good service

Thank margyj2017
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Questions & Answers
20 May 2018|
Response from Valerie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they do and you won’t be disappointed
28 April 2018|
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Response from Andy T | Reviewed this property |
i belive so but best ring them cheers 0191 427 1023
23 January 2018|
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Response from Heatherw1962 | Reviewed this property |
No it's Turkish food, all beautiful though. Well worth a try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shield House 8 Burrow Street, South Shields NE33 1PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 427 1023
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