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The Sphinx

74 Stranmillis Road, Belfast BT9 5AD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9068 1881
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible34%
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“doner kebab” (2 reviews)
“beef sausage” (2 reviews)
“naan bread” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, Middle Eastern
74 Stranmillis Road, Belfast BT9 5AD, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

A half hr trip to get a chicken kebab with about 10 chips and NO SAUCE. Are u kidding me????? They are a joke!!!! I'm actually so frustrated right now.

3  Thank strawberryheart
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Ok where do I start ..ordered large on chip extra sauce...waited 15 minutes and was the only person in the shop..the Indian man was moving and cleaning the back counter his hands all over the back of it and gloves broken on both hands..he then...More

5  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Overall a very tasty kebab however compared to similar places in Scotland this place is far too expensive. It's a must try once if in Belfast but not a must go due to the price

2  Thank janetandpeterb2013
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

The Sphinx pulls a lot of custom thanks to it's best kebab 2015 award but don't be fooled by this. It has cashed in on it's merits and decided to push prices up and quality down. I've been here a few times and each visit...More

3  Thank N.IrelandSanchez
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The kebabs are great but that's all I'm giving it. Nothing else but it must be enough because it's always busy!!

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Last time I was here, I ended up with a microwaved kebab, which is kebab sacrilege. Called in recently to give it another go, and I saw a member of staff who worked in the original sphinx - don't know his name, but he's the...More

1  Thank Twotanks
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

The falafel is really good. Tastes too good to be true. Great with chips and great value. Highly recommend this fine chipper.

1  Thank PeterJMcCauley
Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is thee place for a good proper meat kebab. I've been going here for years and while it gets dearer and the portions get smaller it is worth a visit. Ive found their Sphinx sauce is not as spicy hot during the week. At...More

3  Thank Nuala T
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I decided to call in to see if the kebabs were as good as I remembered from my student days and I wasn't disappointed. It's easy to see how the Sphinx has won so many awards. The kebab was piled high with more than a...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 8 February 2016

It is a shame one of the tastiest take-aways in Belfast has soiled its reputation by hiring a bunch of droids who cannot understand what a "plain chicken burger with no dressing" is or who cannot understand the difference between "chips" and "bread." It does...More

4  Thank Markus J
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Delivery, Takeout
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Stranmillis Road, Belfast BT9 5AD, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9068 1881
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