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Joy Inn Restaurant

25-35 Dublin Road, Belfast BT2 7HB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9023 2485
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawn crackers” (10 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25-35 Dublin Road, Belfast BT2 7HB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 4 of us enjoying a birthday meal and out starters and main courses were fresh, plentiful and tasty.Service was friendly and efficient and wold definitely eat here again.

Thank oconnordella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I called into this restaurant for lunch @ 12.30 p.m.and found that I was the only person in the restaurant. That made me nervous.....but it turned out that I was just early. Numbers soon increased to 15 - but the restaurant still looked empty. The...More

Thank MervynLogan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to our hotel we picked a place that was not supposed to be English quisine. It was. We tried a set menu. A huge amount of food for two people. Everything was a bit to hard boiled and a bit too sweet. Did anybody...More

Thank Keivan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A gorgeous restaurant. Food tasted amazing, and the portions were great. The service is excellent too, can’t fault it, would definitely return!

1  Thank Lyra B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

things were ok but generally it seemed that food was either deep fried or over cooked. Disappointing. Offered a free drink .

Thank AshteadSophie
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We were spending a short few days in Belfast and on our first night we decided to look for somewhere nice to have a meal. We checked on Tripadvisor and the JoyInn was well recommended. Its on the first floor and the empty buildings underneath...More

2  Thank breanorlad14
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Been a while since we were here but food excellent as ever! Benny as usual is the ultimate host with a warm friendly welcome, even remembering our names from months ago. Class food and service.!

1  Thank Samuel E
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

A group of us went here whilst visiting a customer based in Belfast..this is their regular haunt and it certainly did not disappoint. We asked the proprietor to recommend the main dishes along with some crispy duck...great choice with a variety of about 7 dishes...More

2  Thank cpw-mp
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for valentines night , restaurant nicely decorated for the occasion, very few diners though, ordered our meals from the valentines menu @ £19.99 each , we had a chicken curry & a beef dish , totally disappointing experience, the beef was like trying...More

Thank Lindy O
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This is the nicest Chinese food takeaway I’ve had the pleasure of eaten and I’ve eaten a lot all over the world places like Hong Kong & Macau and to think this restaurant is in my home city all this time definitely looking forward to...More

1  Thank Traveller_Ireland_10
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30 January 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they have an email address.
29 July 2017|
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Response from Shirleyip_13 | Property representative |
yes we have children menu
Kat W
4 July 2017|
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Response from Shirleyip_13 | Property representative |
To avoid waiting time , I would Highly recommend to reserve a table . thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-35 Dublin Road, Belfast BT2 7HB, Northern Ireland (Formerly The Joy Inn)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9023 2485
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