City Centre Guide – Beyonce concert – 23 May 2023

10 May 2023

23 May 2023 is going to be bouncing for Bey' in Sunderland City Centre...

Check out all of these great venues to party before and after the concert!


Angelo's Restaurant & Cocktail Bar

48 West Sunniside

Angelo's is open all day for a spot of delicious Italian food and fantastic cocktails! Booking is advised to avoid disappointment.

More information HERE



Hidden Sunderland

Green Terrace

With a heated outdoor terrace and a live DJ for the night, Hidden has both pre and post-gig entertainment for you.

Bottomless Brunch for just £34.95, including food and drinks, prosecco for just £20 a bottle and many more special offers.

More information HERE



Around the City Centre

From 4 PM to 7 PM, the city will burst into life with a spectacular pre-Beyoncé concert extravaganza. As you make your way to the Stadium of Light, prepare to be entertained by a fun array of walkabout acts showcasing colourful performances, live music, and hilarious comedy. This unmissable event promises to set the perfect mood for an unforgettable night with Queen Bey. 

Meet the World first – and only! – Shopping Trolley Dance Display Team. The ladies from Granny Turismo have been delighting audiences since 2009...



With their giant flares and massive hair, Baad Mutha Funkas never get lost in a crowd. With their cheesy one-liners and chat-up lines in full flow, they stilt-walk through the streets interacting with the crowds.

Baad Mutha Funkas


Also, look out for Musical Ruth, as seen on TV!

Musical Ruth


Cafe 1851

Mackies Corner

Open all afternoon and evening for a cocktail or two!

Cafe 1851


Buddha Beat

John Street

The hottest new Asian restaurant is offering a sharing menu for just £30.

Choose from a selection of boa buns and a bottle of prosecco or other drinks... Find out more HERE

buddha beat


The Manor Bar


With plenty of seating, inside and out, catch some sun with a Beyoncé themed cocktail and live DJ at the Manor Bar!

Manor Bar


Diego's Joint


Enjoy a pre-gig prance at Diego's Joint in Sunniside! With Pink Gins, Prosecco and Pizza... What more could you ask for?

Diegos joint


Rumour Has It & The Terrace

Green Terrace

One of Sunderland City Centre's newest eateries is offering it's first specialised pre-concert menu for Beyoncé. Going with a large group of friends? Why not start in style by booking one of their booths which seat up to 8 people.

Rumour Has It


The Engine Room

High Street West

Did someone say pizza?! Lucca Pizza Company will be serving up their mouth-watering woodfired pizza's along with a live DJ on their Parade Ground from 12 to 7pm. 

More information HERE

Lucca Pizza Company


Victoria's Loft

Low Row

Is there anything better than Bottomless Brunch to celebrate Queen B coming to town? Victoria's Loft will be hosting the ultimate Beyonce pre-party with live entertainment, bottomless brunch and V.I.P terrace party access! 

More information HERE

Victoria's Loft Bottomless Brunch


The Peacock

High Street West

A special Bey Day Menu will be available at the Peacock from 12-7pm to make sure you are ready for a night to remember!

More information HERE

Bey Day Menu