Barnard Cafe have been awarded an impressive 5-star Food Hygiene Rating by Sunderland City Council following a recent unannounced inspection.

The 5-star rating is the highest level of food hygiene recommendation awarded by the council and confirms our commitment to excellence within our local community.


The Barnard Cafe in the Hetton Centre is the perfect location for those customers seeking good quality cafe style food. We strive to give our customers more than a freshly cooked meal, and we aim to give them an experience they will never forget.
You will receive a warm welcome from our friendly staff team who always will be at hand with a smile to serve your every need.

Boasting a varied menu, serving breakfasts and lunches: Barnard Cafe offers dishes from ‘light bites’ such as Panini’s, Sandwiches, Jacket Potatoes and toasties to homemade daily specials, reflective of the season. All food is locally sourced and freshly cooked.

If you are having a function in the Hetton Centre’s function room why not consider our Cafe providing your buffet. Take a look at our buffet menu’s and take the stresses out of your special event.
We also provide a takeaway service which you can pre-order your meals for specific times all available on this number – 0759 263 3343