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Winner - "Cafe/Bistro of the year"

WOW Award 2016 Sunderland Echo and South Shields Gazetter

Winner - "City Centre Business of the year"

Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards 2015

Regional - Runner up - "Young Business of the year" 

Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards 2013

National -  Runner up - "Events in a food/restaurant business" 

Whats on 4 me 2014




The National Vintage Awards


We were nominated and became finalist for "Best Vintage Shop" in the National Vintage Awards 2015

Northern Independent Retail  2015

Nominated for best Cafe in the North East 




Tripadvisor certificate of excellence 2013, 2014, 2015. 2016 and 2017.  Consistenly rated in the top 20 in Sunderland restaurants.

Saga Magazine

Highlighted as one of the most unique places to visit for champagne afternoon tea.

The Culture Trip

Voted one of the best 10 eateries in Sunderland




Menu and Food Allergies 

Serendipity complies with the food standards agency recommendations by providing information regarding the 14 food allergens in all of our food, This information is documented on our premises and can be seen on request

Gluten and Dairy Free
We have many options available for individuals who have special dietary requirements or food allergies and intolerances, we stock soya milk and spread as well as gluten free bread and scones, all of our soups and sandwich fillings are homemade and contain no gluten

We can provide a gluten free and dairy free afternoon tea