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Closing times may vary by restaurant. Please speak to a member of our team at your local restaurant for the most up to date timings. In general, our last food orders are at 9pm and last drinks orders are at 10pm (On Sunday it is 9pm). Please reserve your table online to avoid disappointment.

Brewers Fayre Family Pub Restaurant Sunderland, The Wessington

Fun for the kids with our Indoor play area. Call the restaurant to book play.

Sunderland pub restaurant details

Wessington Way




Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm


Breakfast serving times

Mon-Fri 6:30am - 10:30am

Sat-Sun 7am - 11am 

Facilities - Call to book

Outdoor play area: No booking required

Indoor play: All week 12pm-7pm
9:45-11:15am (Sat & Sun only)

Kids birthday parties

Outdoor dining

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The menus

brewers fayre mid week deals dishes

Big Deals on Weeknight Meals*

Do you fancy a mid-week treat? At Brewers Fayre, we've launched a selection of tempting weeknight deals to elevate your dining experience. Available each night from 6pm, Monday to Friday.

Monday - Pub Classics from £7.99
Tuesday - Brewers Burgers from £7.99
Wednesday - Fish and Chips are only £7.99
Thursday - Great Value Grills from £8.99
- Curry night only £7.99

 What's not to love! BOOK NOW and find your happy place.

*Offer available only on selected sites



Indulge in the football fever at Brewers Fayre! Immerse yourself in the excitement of Premier League matches, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League clashes. Join us for live football action and savor every moment. It’s the place to be for sports lovers who want to relax and enjoy the match at their local pub. Join us and make unforgettable memories with the perfect blend of sports, food and drinks!


Gather the family and enjoy the ultimate highlight of the week every Sunday from 12pm. Choose from our succulent hand-carved turkey, beef or gammon, or why not try all three? With unlimited extras such as our crispy roast potatoes, golden Yorkshire puds, yummy veggies and signature red wine gravy, you’re in for a treat from just £11.49, with kids roast just £4.99.  Leave the hard work and washing up to us - after all, Sunday is the day of rest!


Keep the kids busy this school holiday

We encourage you to phone your local site to book your play session in advance, however we do welcome walk-ins in our quieter times.

Kids' Play At Brewers Fayre

All of our restaurants have activity sheets to keep little ones entertained whilst you dine with us but did you know...more than 60 of our restaurants have indoor play areas?
From slides & climbing frames to colourful activity packs, our play areas are BURSTING with fun for little ones. We are more than just soft play too – there are plenty of activities happening all year round, from discos, to crafts, messy plan to quizzes.

For only £4.50  for 90 mins of play the kids can run wild whilst you sit back and relax. Pop in and join in the fun today, we guarantee there will be smiles all round!

birthday parties

Get the party started

Looking for somewhere to host your child’s special birthday? Look no further than PLAY AT. We have a fun filled party that your little one and their friends will love and for only £11.49* including a dedicated Party Host to make sure everything runs smoothly, it’s great value that wont break the bank. Hip Hip Hooray!!!

Kids can enjoy a 2 hour party, a yummy, nutritious 2 course meal and drink and an exciting party bag for each child! Better yet, you can leave all the decorating to us AND every party-goer will get FREE play at their next visit! And did we mention, the Birthday child goes FREE?! Book your child’s party with us today. Contact us to find out more. 

Call to book your Play session at this restaurant

The Wessington Brewers Fayre pub restaurant in Sunderland

Our team
From group bookings in Castletown to fun family meals, The Wessington Brewers Fayre is perfect if you’re on the lookout for great places to eat in Sunderland. Whatever the occasion, our fun and friendly team work hard to serve up fantastic meals and memories all year round. We’re passionate about fundraising for good causes, too, which is why we love supporting the GOSH children’s charity.

Our location
You’ll love the location of The Wessington Brewers Fayre when you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Sunderland. Hylton Castle – one of the most popular places to visit nearby – is right on our doorstep, and other top attractions in Tyne and Wear like the National Glass Centre and Mowbray Park are just a 15-minute drive away!

Why we love Castletown
Home to historic sites and family attractions, it’s easy to see why people love visiting Castletown. Whether you’re exploring the Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens, enjoying the great outdoors at Herrington Country Park, or getting a taste of local history at Hylton Castle, our restaurant is close to all the best things to do in Sunderland. 

Frequently asked questions

Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Sunderland? Our Head Chef recommends the classic Smothered Chicken – it’s one of the most popular meals on our Brewers Fayre menu, and you can double it up for just £1.99! Plus, if you’ve saved room for dessert, don’t miss out on sweet treats like our Caramel Apple Betty or our Baked Cookie Smores!

If you’re looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Castletown, come and visit us at The Wessington. Our Brewers Fayre serves up the best roast in town from 12pm every Sunday, so you can look forward to filling up your plate with mouth-watering cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with plenty of delicious roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Sunderland too!

Get your days out in Sunderland off to a great start with us at The Wessington. Our Brewers Fayre serves up delicious, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Castletown every morning, so you and the family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast means you can help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and even American-style pancakes. What’s not to love? 

If you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Sunderland, then you’ll love dining with us at The Wessington. Our Brewers Fayre kids’ menu lets little ones build their own three course meals for just £4.99, so they can tuck into tasty starters, enjoy delicious and nutritious mains like Oven Baked Fish Bites or Ten Veg Tomato Pasta and finish it all off with a delicious dessert! Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal!

The Wessington Brewers Fayre is perfect if you’re looking for things to do with the kids in Castletown at mealtimes. We have an exciting soft play area for kids up to 145cm tall to enjoy between 12pm-7pm on weekdays, and 9am to 7pm on Saturdays and Sundays, so come on over and enjoy fun family days out in Sunderland with us.

From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at The Wessington Brewers Fayre. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 0191 548 9384 to find out more about our Brewers Fayre group bookings in Sunderland. If you’re planning events in Tyne and Wear for more than 16 people, you can either give us a call to book or select ‘other’ for the number of guests on our Brewers Fayre booking page and submit an enquiry with us. Whatever your party size though, we’d always recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment!

Thanks to our large garden area at The Wessington Brewers Fayre, we’re ideal when you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor seating in Sunderland. Sit back and relax with some mouth-watering meals and tasty drinks outdoors with us throughout short breaks in Tyne and Wear.