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1 University Street, Belfast BT7 1FY, Northern Ireland (Formerly Masala Masala)
+44 28 9032 0100
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always as a hungover student. Good filling food with some decent tastes. Wouldn't me much more than hangover food for me though. Decent price for the food.

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Thank jamespete
Wendover, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went quite late on a weekday and wanted some variety without maxing out my credit card in an a la carte restaurant. I'd spotted China China by chance as it's not on the main food strip in the area. They offer a takeaway option where you fill a small takeaway container for 3.99. I was going to go for... More 

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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come here regularly and have never been disappointed. The food is always excellent and the extra service provided by Tata at the Teppanyaki is brilliant. She makes a fantastic spicy chicken to order, the best in Belfast. All the staff are so friendly. Well done to all

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Thank Garnin
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Regrettable decision to come here. Food very bland and tasteless, hardly ate anything. Cheesecakes are cheap value products. Kids enjoyed pancakes but that's about it. Very dated decor. Would not return

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Thank Sinead Y
Belfast, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

I visited China china on Saturday evening between 5-7pm so the cost was £8.99 each - there was a good crowd there when we arrived - my initial reaction was i felt the place look tired and not very clean looking the tables were grubby and on top of one another - we were then told where to get the... More 

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Thank Caroline672013
Co.Wicklow
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Went with family for dinner food was average. Choices not brilliant restaurant very dated and in need of modernisation.

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Thank dodged
Belfast, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Called in here on a Sunday and it was like a cattle market! Our table was right in front of the (very limited) buffet so we were constantly being knocked into and our chairs tripped over. The whole place was grubby, unkempt and poorly organised. Cheap yes, tasty? Not so much. Worth it to spend a few pounds extra for... More 

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Thank MeaB777
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in a couple of years. Decor needs updating. Good choice of food. Very limited draft beers, they have 2. 3 if you count Guinness in a can. Food was very tasty and for £9 a head is was OK. Desserts very limited. One of the fridges that contained fresh fruit was off and sitting at 20c... More 

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Thank Paul4622
County Donegal, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here before but I will not be back. Firstly our table was in a cramped area beside a fire escape door. Over looked this though as it was a busy time and we made no prior booking. (Never mind any health and safety breach of where the table was situated) Service was abysmal. Took three attempts where... More 

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Thank StevenTun
Stirling, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Was absolutely disgusted, dead fly in curry sauce. Chips were cold, staff are rude and have no respect. Not hygienic atall. Definetely wont be back. £30 pound wasted.

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Thank Humie72

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 University Street, Belfast BT7 1FY, Northern Ireland (Formerly Masala Masala)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Queen's Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Queen's Quarter
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9032 0100
Description
Eat as much as you like Buffet restaurantOpening time: 1200 noon - 1100 pm - Seven daysLunch: £5.99 from 12 noon to 5 pmHappy Hour: £7.99 from 5 pm to 7 pmGrand Dinner: £ 9.99 from 7 pm till closeGrand Dinner on Friday and Saturday nights: £ 10.99 from 7pm till closeBuffet prices are based on the time you leave the restaurantChildren under 5 years old eat for FreeChildren 5 - 11 years old eat for Half PriceSenior Citizen get 20% discount on normal buffet prices (sit is only)

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?