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57-59 Calverley Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2UY, England
01892 545499
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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London
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This was our first visit and we really enjoyed the food. Service was very good and the restaurant had a very buzzy atmosphere and was packed. Will definitely make a return visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I have eaten here several times and never been disappointed. The food is very tasty and the service has always been attentive. I love the lunch set menus, you can try a combination of different flavours at great value, good for someone like me who is struggling to make a decision.. I like to come here when I need a... More

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Earlswood, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This chain is my second favourite Thai restaurant outside of Thailand (the best Thai in the Uk is Khoa San Road on Walmgate in York!) and I've been to both the Reigate and Tunbridge Wells locations now. The staff are friendly and attentive, the decor is lovely and the food is well presented and very tasty. The tapas lunch menus... More

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Tonbridge
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Running out of decent places to eat in Tonbridge so decided to take the train to Tunbridge Wells. Very worthwhile. I looked up restaurant reviews on Tripadvisor, and chose the Giggling Squid, which seemed to have many praiseworthy comments. All well deserved. The ambiance, decor, furnishings are all excellent. The food is in a different league from other Thai restaurants... More

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Hawkhurst, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten here a couple of times now and I've not been disappointed Exceptional food and fantastic atmosphere. Book in advance on weekends as it gets busy. Staff are friendly and accommodating. Number #1 restaurant in tunbridge wells :)

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TWells
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163 reviews 163 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Nice food, friendly staff and worth a try. Good value too and not a bad location if you are in town. Probably worth booking at busy times. Service can be a tad slow, but worth a slight wait. Liked this place.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We popped in, on spec, Saturday lunchtime. The room was busy but we were swiftly shown a table, provided with a menu and asked whether we'd like to order drinks. The lunchtime menu seemed quite short but was in fact laid out sparingly but with options of fish, chicken, beef or veggy for pretty much each choice of dish. We... More

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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I think I must be very difficult to please, because after reading all the reviews on here I know that this restaurant is highly rated and gets great reviews. I don't know the town particularly well but I am aware that it's quite an affluent town with a few eateries and pubs scattered throughout. I'll be honest and say I... More

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The first visit of a party of five of us. On a Thursday evening the restaurant was very busy but with ample, friendly, efficient staff. Our orders were taken efficiently and the food arrived in good time. All of our meals were of excellent quality; fresh ingredients with perfectly blended spices producing superb flavours. Drinks arrived speedily on request. Although... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We literally eat here once a week! The food is always delicious, fresh and beautifully prepared. The Tamarind duck and koong chu chi ( butterfly king prawns in red rich curry) are our favourites. Restaurant nicely decorated ( although there has been a hanging light not working for as long as we have been going- around two years!) Staff always... More

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Address: 57-59 Calverley Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 2UY, England
Phone Number: 01892 545499
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Royal Tunbridge Wells
Cuisine: Thai

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