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Go Sun Chinese Restaurant

) #17 of 103 Restaurants in Ballymena €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian
43 Bridge Street | beside the Barid Art Centre, Ballymena, Ballymena BT43 5EL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2565 3931
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“honey ribs” (5 reviews)
“fillet steak” (2 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
43 Bridge Street | beside the Barid Art Centre, Ballymena, Ballymena BT43 5EL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has been in Ballymena for over 50 years and has had to be good to survive. We had the early bird menu which was excellent value with good food. We will be back!

Thank Centrehouse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered sweet honey chilli chicken with boiled rice. It arrived well presented and the staff were very pleasant. Not only was all the food presented well it was delicious. Family were well pleased with their meals and we would highly recommend this restaurant

1  Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

love this restaurant so much...staff are brilliant, always smiling and happy to see you and nothing is too much bother. Love my lunchtime specials....particularly the chicken soup starter....brilliant ambiance attentive staff without being intrusive and always busy without keeping you waiting...a wee gem of a...More

Thank elaine l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The original Chinese restaurant in Ballymena. I used to go there as a child in the 70s and 80s . I hadn't been there in years. It is still very good - good food and service. There is a nice modern decor and it is...More

Thank Rodney L
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Went here with a large party and was not disappointed. Everything was well served by the attentive staff and there certainly was sufficient to eat for all.

Thank HeatherandDoug
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

great food at great price friendly staff in nice cosy warm place .gd for all ages .early bird menu good 3 course for 13 pounds

Thank Dominic S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Best are the honey ribs but the satay is good as well. Chinese dishes are on the spicy side. Well worth a visit, the kids loved it.

Thank John F
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Went last night for date night with my partner. Food was delicious I had trio of chilli fillet steak. Service was good too nice and friendly. Maybe a bit dearer than some other Chinese restaurants but when the food is good I don't mind paying...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I was in the restaurant as part of a group of celebrating a family birthday. We were really disappointed in both the service and the attitude of some of the staff. Our table was booked for 8 o'clock but our food was served at 9.30....More

Thank wkd1974
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Went tonight for buffet it was absolutely awful starters were all dried up mains nearly all chicken very poor won't be back for more wine expensive cheapest nearly £15 a bottle

Thank borleybee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Bridge Street | beside the Barid Art Centre, Ballymena, Ballymena BT43 5EL, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Antrim  >  Ballymena
  • Phone Number: +44 28 2565 3931
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est.1966, said to be the oldest Chinese restaurant in Northern Ireland, situated next to "The Braid" Art Center, offer pre theater menu and a full bar. A modern style, comfortable and inviting establishment.
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