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    Hi all,

    Got an overnight stay in Sunderland for a midweek match in March. I'll have a few hours in the afternoon so which shouldn't I miss?

    Breaking my journey back at York the next day. I'll only have an hour or so to kill so looking for a couple of gems near the station?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Delboy20 View Post
    Breaking my journey back at York the next day. I'll only have an hour or so to kill so looking for a couple of gems near the station?
    The two best pubs within easy walk of the station are probably Brigantes and the Maltings. Unfortunately they're in opposite directions (see Google maps) so that 18 minutes of your "hour or so" will be taken up with walking.

    Or you can just go to the York Tap on the station and do a three pub crawl without walking anywhere.
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    Thanks for the replies.
    I will certainly try the York Tap and with luck I'll squeeze in Brigantes and the Micklegate. I wish I had longer in York but it is a long enough train journey as it is.

    Sunderland is all new to me so I will do as many as I can there!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Delboy20 View Post
    Thanks for the replies.
    I will certainly try the York Tap and with luck I'll squeeze in Brigantes and the Micklegate. I wish I had longer in York but it is a long enough train journey as it is.

    Sunderland is all new to me so I will do as many as I can there!
    The best pub in Sunderland is actually in South Shields - The Steamboat

    It's on the Metro - well-worth a trip.

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