We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Go Sun Chinese Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
43 Bridge Street | beside the Barid Art Centre, Ballymena, Ballymena BT43 5EL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2565 3931
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

104 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 104: English reviews
Level Contributor
16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Had a very expensive 3 course meal at the Go Sun, which was too costly for what we received. A bottle of wine was nearly £15 & the meals were okay but nothing fancy. Very good service but had to endure a very loud woman coo over her grandson for the entire time we were there as it is open... More 

Helpful?
Thank Georgina M
Level Contributor
24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

End up visiting this restaurant quite often, the food is very tasty, service is always pleasant, and the cocktails are very very nice also! Would highly recommend the sizzling dishes !

Helpful?
Thank TheHappyEater1
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch menu very reasonable price and large portions food was delicious will definitely be back. Staff and management very attentive.

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Food was absolutely lovely as were the staff, great value for money and a great feed. Kept in great condition and child friendly

Helpful?
Thank B Q
Ballymena, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We visited the Go Sun tonight as a couple just for a quiet dinner. We shared a Satay starter and for for mains had prawns and a sizzling steak. The food and service could not be faulted. The Go Sun is celebrating 50 years in Ballymena on 1st May 2016 under the ownership of the Sung family. Many Chinese restaurants... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lilaud
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a nice Chinese that is clean with friendly staff this is your place, the honey ribs are delicious and fall off the bone one of the best in Ballymena

Helpful?
Thank Laura M
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We visited here on a Sunday's evening and about 12 out of the 16 tables were taken. We were offered the three course dinner but neither wanted desserts so we ordered off the A La Carte menu. We went for prawn toast, smoked chilli chicken, sweet and sour chicken all with boiled rice, chips and soft noodles. The wait was... More 

Helpful?
Thank JTMcK
Ballymena, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Very good food, service excellent, good value, nice buzzing atmosphere on a Saturday night, very pleasent

Helpful?
Thank Jimmy E
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Went for a buffet. Great opportunity to try something new. Food was good. Staff very attentive. Definitely recommend it

Helpful?
Thank Leonard W
Northern Ireland
Level Contributor
137 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

We were in this restaurant for a charity meal a few weeks ago and enjoyed it so much we returned at the weekend . Good choices on the menu but not so many that you are bored before you read to the end ! Super service ,clean smart restaurant , no faults .

Helpful?
Thank coantrimtripadviser

Travelers who viewed Go Sun Chinese Restaurant also viewed

Ballymena, County Antrim
 
Ballymena, County Antrim
Ballymena, County Antrim
 

Been to Go Sun Chinese Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $26
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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
Description
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.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Go Sun Chinese Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?