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Thai Orchid

#140 of 508 Restaurants in Oxford
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58a St. Clement Street, Oxford OX4 1AH, England
(020)-8579-8044
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Sunday Buffet Very Good!

Clean restaurant with a Thai ambience - Carved wooden decor & a garden conservatory with seating. Welcoming staff, good service. Buffet; Fresh, constantly replenished, tasty fragrant food with a wonderful selection. £32.50 for buffet & drinks for 2 people. We enjoyed it, thank you :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
ontheroad2nowhere
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Clean restaurant with a Thai ambience - Carved wooden decor & a garden conservatory with seating. Welcoming staff, good service. Buffet; Fresh, constantly replenished, tasty fragrant food with a wonderful selection. £32.50 for buffet & drinks for 2 people. We enjoyed it, thank you :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I went to the Thai orchid Buffet and I had the best food ever there was so much to choose from . The staff were so nice and Friendly I had such a good meal and the food was 👌perfection I recommend this Restaurant a lot you will never find another one like it . It's too good to be... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Visited here as we'd heard good things, so we picked the Thai Orchid for a date night. We booked for 8pm on a Friday and arrived a little early, around 7.30. It was pretty empty which we were surprised about for a Friday night. We were there for a good hour and not that many more people came in. It... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My partner and I had a quick meal here late the other night - it was about 9pm but they were happy to accept us which was nice. The food was decent - I had the stir fried veg. The Thai beef salad was a little spicy to my liking! Staff very friendly and pretty well priced.

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Oxford
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18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

I love the food and often get takeaway so We decided to eat in for a change. Nice decor, lots of wood carvings. The service was good although very quick to refill our drinks and up the price of the bill. One server spoke so quietly it was hard to make out what they said so you tended to nod... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Have been here before This time was very disappointing Service was at snails pace taking over an hour Staff arrogant and unhappy to serve This place needs to shut down

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Douglas, United Kingdom
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31 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Just returned from a lovely meal at the Thai orchard in Oxford. The decor in the conservatory was sensational, ornate wooden carvings and lots of potted plants hanging from the roof. The food was fantastic! Really tasty. Try the yellow chicken curry with coconut! It was beautiful. The only potential problem here was a tiny bit of bone/grizzle in a... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The carvings, tables, and chairs look wonderful. Unfortunately, I was expecting better, more traditional food. Although the sauce was good, the prawns were small, the other vegetables in the dish were not good and what are peas doing in a Thai dish? You are a chain of restaurants, so why aren't you sourcing and using Thai vegetables? This is just... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Went to eat with my husband for dinner . They dint even smile or say hello . Starters looked like already cooked and kept for long . Mains they took my order wrong and service red curry chicken instead of prawns I asked them to take it of the bill. They took it off the bill but charged for rice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The best food I've ever had in my life. it's very tasty and there is a very big choice.The Thai curry is perfect .The desserts and especially the mango mousse is out of this world. I've never had such good food in my life .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 58a St. Clement Street, Oxford OX4 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Oxford
  • Phone Number: (020)-8579-8044

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 53
  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?