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Brewers Fayre The Wessington

Sunderland restaurant details

Wessington Way




Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm



Live sport shown here

Outdoor dining

Indoor Play: All week

9:45-11:15am (Sat & Sun only) | 12pm-7pm

Kids birthday parties

Breakfast serving times

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

Sat-Sun 7am - 11am 

The menus

Afternoon tea for two £14.99

Call to book

Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea this Jubilee WeekendAvailable Tuesday 31st to Saturday 4th June 11am-5pm and includes all your favourites like finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, lemon drizzle cake and wash it all done with PG Tips tea. 

If you're in a celebratory mood upgrade your afternoon tea to a glass of fizz each for £19.99 or buy the bottle for just an extra £10!


Please note we'll need a minimum of 24 hours notice for Afternoon Tea bookings.

afternoon tea

Play Everyday At Brewers Fayre

Bring the family down and enjoy play every day 12pm - 7pm with our soft play and kid’s activities.

There’s plenty of space for the kids to burn off energy in our soft play, whilst you sit back, relax and enjoy unlimited coffee for only £4. 

We also have lots of fun packed activities. No matter what you are looking for we have the perfect range of activities to suit you and your little one. Get playful at messy play, bring out your creativity with our craft mornings, get into the groove with our kids disco and rhythm and rhyme sessions, or join in the fun with our kids’ quizzes and bingo! 

birthday parties

Get the party started

Kids parties are back. Enjoy hassle-free fun, the kids won’t forget!

Our party package is a purse friendly £9.99* and includes a dedicated Party Host to make sure everything is running smoothly and most of all, fun!

Kids can enjoy a 2 hour party, a yummy, nutritious 2 course meal and drink and an exciting party bag for each guest! Better yet, you can leave all the decorating to us AND each guest will get FREE play at their next visit! And did we mention, the Birthday child goes FREE?! So what are you waiting for? Book your child’s party with us today and get creating those special memories.

our garden


Enjoy fantastic pub food in our garden with a range of great dishes including pub classics and tasty puds. Our kids menu is full of favourites your kids will love. We offer a full range of drinks to complement your meal - choose from crisp beers and ciders to great gins and plenty more. Relax and let us serve up the perfect meal in our garden.



We're showing sport in our restaurant and don’t worry - we’ve got a great range of food and drinks you can enjoy while you watch the game. 


The best Sunday roast in town is about to get even better with the return of our Sunday Carvery. Every Sunday enjoy succulent slow-cooked meat and help yourself to all the trimmings for £9.99.


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 for just £3.99!

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? 

Ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast lets you enjoy unlimited drinks in the mornings, too – another great reason to visit us at The Wessington when you’re searching for places to eat breakfast in Sunderland. Our unlimited drinks include coffee, PG Tips Tea in a variety of flavours, and fruit juices, so you can just sip back and relax on Tyne and Wear breaks. 

Premier Inn breakfast prices start from £7.50 for our tasty continental selection, and just £9.50 for all your cooked and continental favourites. We’ll be serving up all you can eat breakfasts in Sunderland next to our family-friendly Premier Inn Sunderland A19/A1231 hotel from 6:30am till 10:30am Monday to Friday, and 7am till 11am on Saturdays and Sundays.

The safety and wellbeing of our guests and teams is always our number one priority, which is why we introduced the Generous Serving of Safety promise across our restaurants to make sure you can sit back, relax and enjoy dining out in Sunderland. Find out more about how our Brewers Fayre restaurants are keeping you safe.

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.