Distillery Bar & Soul Food

With fair hand and full heart


Be at liberty to deviate from conventional rule and make Poetic License Bar your own experience #CreateYourStory
The Craft Revolution

Social Dining

Our small plates are made for get-togethers – tasty nibbles perfect for picking

A Real Spectacle

Our hanging kebabs are served vertical with a pot of garlic butter ready for the smothering

  • Monday Daily Deal
    Enjoy any of our Hanging Kebabs for just £8.95 every Monday from 5pm!
    £8.95 Mondays from 5pm
  • Tuesday Daily Deal
    Enjoy any of our Burgers* for just £7.95 every Tuesday from 5pm! *Excludes Stacker Burger
    £7.95 Tuesdays from 5pm
  • Wednesday Daily Deal
    Enjoy any dishes from The Americas section for £8.95 every Wednesday from 5pm
    £8.95 Wednesdays from 5pm
  • Thursday Daily Deal
    Enjoy any of our Soul Food dishes for just £7.95 every Thursday from 5pm
    £7.95 Thursdays from 5pm
  • Fizzing Friday
    Get 6 glasses of prosecco for £12* 6pm-close. Consider it a little helping hand to pay day!

    Collect your fizz card from the bar.
    £12 Every 3rd Friday of the month. Excludes the month of December
  • 2 Cocktails for £10
    Get 2 of the same cocktail for £10. Excludes Poetic License Served and Sharers.
    £10 12noon-7pm Monday to Friday
  • Happy Hour
    Prices that will make you smile across ALL of our drinks! Excludes Bank Holidays
    4pm-7pm Sunday to Thursday
  • 2 selected Sonnet43 for £5
    Enjoy 2 selected Sonnet43 drinks for £5. Available 6pm-close.
    £5 Every 3rd Friday of the month. Excludes the month of July
  • Live Music
    Come down and enjoy some live music every Sunday afternoon from 4.30pm
    Every Sunday from 5pm
  • Sunday Lunch
    Join us for traditional Sunday lunch with all the trimmings
    From £9.95 Every Sunday
  • Kids menu
    We don't want the kids to miss out!
Monday Daily Deal
Mondays from 5pm
Enjoy any of our Hanging Kebabs for just £8.95 every Monday from 5pm!
£8.95
Tuesday Daily Deal
Tuesdays from 5pm
Enjoy any of our Burgers* for just £7.95 every Tuesday from 5pm! *Excludes Stacker Burger
£7.95
Wednesday Daily Deal
Wednesdays from 5pm
Enjoy any dishes from The Americas section for £8.95 every Wednesday from 5pm
£8.95
Thursday Daily Deal
Thursdays from 5pm
Enjoy any of our Soul Food dishes for just £7.95 every Thursday from 5pm
£7.95
Fizzing Friday
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Excludes the month of December
Get 6 glasses of prosecco for £12* 6pm-close. Consider it a little helping hand to pay day!

Collect your fizz card from the bar.
£12
2 Cocktails for £10
12noon-7pm Monday to Friday
Get 2 of the same cocktail for £10. Excludes Poetic License Served and Sharers.
£10
Happy Hour
4pm-7pm Sunday to Thursday
Prices that will make you smile across ALL of our drinks! Excludes Bank Holidays
2 selected Sonnet43 for £5
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Excludes the month of July
Enjoy 2 selected Sonnet43 drinks for £5. Available 6pm-close.
£5
Live Music
Every Sunday from 5pm
Come down and enjoy some live music every Sunday afternoon from 4.30pm
Sunday Lunch
Every Sunday
Join us for traditional Sunday lunch with all the trimmings
From £9.95
Kids menu
We don't want the kids to miss out!
Here’s to the Wild Spirits
Visit the distillery site
Find us at The Roker Hotel
Roker Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR6 9ND

We are open

Monday-Thursday 11am-11pm,
Friday & Saturday 11am-1am,
Sunday 12noon – 10.30pm

Food served

Monday-Saturday 12noon – 9.30pm
Sunday 12noon – 9.00pm

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Call Us 0191 567 1786

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