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160-162 Hylton Road, Sunderland SR4 7XU, England
+44 191 565 9505
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Has to be the best lemon chicken I have ever had in my life!!!!! staff are great and so is the food.

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Thank Helen D
Seaham, England
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been meaning to review this place for months but haven't got round to doing so. Absolutely love borneos...its original, great value and the food is fantastic. The staff are friendly and the place is always packed! (Which is sometimes a pain when it's raining outside and the que is out the door -but the sign of a good... More 

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1 Thank AJ1812
Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual the food here is very tasty. Beef Randang is a must. My only complaint is that they always give me too much!! Staff are very polite and friendly and the place is kept clean and tidy. I'll be back very soon 😊

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1 Thank Graham B
sunderland
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the best asian food ever tasted i go her regularly and now would not eat else where, value is amazing and so are the staff especially Kevin the owner

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Thank meljor
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always hot and fresh. A little salty sometimes but as the dishes are rich in flavour it is to be expected just like other takeaways, no place for those who are on a health kick. Owners are always friendly and happy for you to try before you buy. Reasonably priced too.

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Thank Livvy1322
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Borneo is always amazing I'd bath in the Malaysian beef if possible I'd highly recommended anyone to eat here

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1 Thank GRANTYDUBS
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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Don't know what the hype is about this place, everything was red or brown and tasted the same. Very disappointing

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2 Thank Gememma
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love this place , the owner is friendly and welcoming and it's always very busy (just a shame he can't find a bigger site for his restaurant) the food is fabulous and very well priced , can't fault the place and would highly recommend people to try this place if they haven't already 😊

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2 Thank 623clarek
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I would have never thought that this place would be as good as it is, from the location and the exterior but and it is fantastic. The choice and value for money makes the trip worth while. I first noticed The Borneo Bistro when every time I drove past the place (sometimes about 8 times a day) the queue was... More 

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1 Thank stephen w
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I'd heard god things about this place and decided to try it with a couple of friends, on entering the place for the first time it can be a little intimidating due to the shear number of different nationalities represented on the menu, however, the owner is very friendly and will explain what each meal is like. The food is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Asian, British, Malaysian, Jamaican, Chinese, Philippine, International, Thai, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160-162 Hylton Road, Sunderland SR4 7XU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Sunderland
  • Phone Number: +44 191 565 9505

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?