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Mango, Portswood

27 Portswood Road, Southampton SO17 2ES, England
023 80 678877
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Ranked #71 of 644 Restaurants in Southampton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $20
Hours:
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat - Wed 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Tapas, Thai
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The original Thai Tapas Bar. Opening in 2007, Mango has become renowned on the south coast for its great food and atmosphere. Set on the corner of Portswood road and the Bevois Valley student area, Mango's uniqueness appeals to all age groups. People often talk about the restaurant's ambience - there's nothing quite like the energy that spills out of Mango's front doors: Low lighting, candles, big windows, exotic murals and filigree dividers, great music and warm and friendly service all contribute to its success, but the food is ultimately its greatest pull...All food is freshly prepared to order, by expert, Thai chefs. Spices are specially imported from Thailand and only fresh ingredients and locally sourced meat is used, with a good selection of vegetarian dishes. Specialities from the tapas menu include the Coconut Chicken and Na's Crispy Beef, and the Thai curries and noodle dishes from the main menu are not to be missed by any account. Mango really is a little gem in Southampton, and now there's another one in the centre of Southampton's Cultural Quarter!
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

I went there on Monday 15th for lunch. I had a great time , the food was lovely. The man in charge was really nice and really attentive , the atmosphere was just what I was expecting! Thank you so much guys for this good time . I will definitely coming back !

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Geneva
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I have eaten in many Thai restaurants and this food was simply bad. We were also rushed to leave the table as it was booked for next customers.

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Went here tonight for my birthday and had a great time. Really great food and atmosphere. Our waiter, Sam was really nice and attentive. Would highly recommend!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Went there on Sunday just after 4 pm without booking in advance. Went only because i was curious why people like this place so much.Not sure if something is wrong with me but i did not enjoy my experience at all. The food was just fine,the portion was just enough, I did not experience this authentic cuisine this restaurant claiming... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This was my third visit to mango portswood and once again the food was breathtaking and reasonably priced. However, and this is a big however, the service was extremely disappointing. Seated at a table of 4 stuffed into the corner we were forgotten for a while before ordering drinks. After asking the waitress to come back in a minute to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

very impresses with selection of food. Wide variety of starters as tapas and great selection of main courses. We had a couple of tapas and one main course stir fry with rice, more than enough for two. Food well cooked and presented. Staff very friendly and attentive. Cost only 35 including drink but not the well earned tip.

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Ashby de la Zouch
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I went to Mangos last night, 3 ladies and a child we had one bot wine and half a coke 4 main coarses and the bill came to £90.00 not inc service. The child had a fried curry dish with c a choice of chicken or tofu, which was £8.95 he ordered extra prawn and lamb, which he was charged... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

The food was amazing it really Took me by surprise the staff are so friendly And I would easily come Here again without hesitation Overall such a nice Experince

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Really great atmosphere, food was superb, really nice flavours in the dishes in tried and the staff were really friendly and helped to make me feel relaxed :)

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I have been to Mango a couple of times now and every time the food is amazing. I Love the crispy beef and squid and the Thai curries are so good. The atmosphere is great with friends and some of the rooms can be more intimate or the seats at the front are more restauranty. Upstairs you might as well... More 

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Additional Information about Mango, Portswood

Address: 27 Portswood Road, Southampton SO17 2ES, England
Phone Number: 023 80 678877
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 9 - 20
Cuisine: Tapas, Thai

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