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Borneo Bistro

160-162 Hylton Road, Sunderland SR4 7XU, England
+44 191 565 9505
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef rendang” (37 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (19 reviews)
“noodles” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Philippine, Fast food, Asian, Thai, Malaysian, Jamaican, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
160-162 Hylton Road, Sunderland SR4 7XU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here quite a few times with the wife. I can summarise quite quickly. If you like trying different types of food and different types of curry. It's amazing!

1  Thank AndyUrwin84
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Only been here a couple of times but as a student looking for affordable take away food, Borneo Bistro is outstanding value for money. Never been able to finish one. The staff took the time to talk me through the menu, and even let me...More

Thank Jamesdavison123
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is exceptional. I can't understand the one or two negative reviews. The place isn't a restaurant it's just a down to earth bistro serving amazing food at a very reasonable price. Personally I wish they'd open a licenced resteraunt and open on...More

Thank SunderlandPgj
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

So lovely took time to tell us what each dish was. All of it was beautiful really enjoyed our food a little gem I'm sure we will be back

Thank Mrsvineberg
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went to this bistro few years ago just found it on trip advisor to write a review now. We loved the food especially the goat curry it was amazing. Haven't been able to find the same curry anywhere. I would definitely recommend this place...More

1  Thank Dharti P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Great food, really good price. Always get to take out and never been let down with food quality. Don't even care that they don't deliver, it's that good

1  Thank Kirsty P
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for the second time. The food are served buffet style which reminds me of lunchtime 'Mixed rice' that are typically seen in most southeast asian city especially Malaysia and Singapore, where you will have a portion of rice or noodles with 1, 2...More

Thank zazayaman
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Been 5 years since I've been and nothing has changed food still great quality and reasonably priced too can't go wrong something from mild to spicy a deffinate place to go too worth going out your way

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time last week after hearing good reports we were not disappointed the owner served us and he was very helpful the portions were more than adequate and extremely flavoursome Highly recommended

Thank Candreg
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Best food in the area and plenty of it....Only drawback we couldn't get a seat as it's so popular....

Thank Paul M
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Naz C
17 December 2016|
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Response from mel227059 | Reviewed this property |
I pay about £5 for a take out and food lovely
Michael D
16 March 2015|
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Response from TheBizness | Reviewed this property |
I cannot believe this rating. I have been a Borneo fan for a very long time and there are no hygiene concerns whatsoever evident to me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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