We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Baan Thai Ballsbridge

#164 of 1,988 Restaurants in Dublin
Certificate of Excellence
$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
16 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
01 6608833
Website
Improve this listing
Today
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Authentic Thai Cuisine, Warm Thai Ambience, and Truly Thai Hospitality.

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 193 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 93
    Excellent
  • 77
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Eaten here many times - highly reccomended

As I've said I've eaten here on many occasions and never been disappointed. I'm a huge green curry fan and theirs is one of the best i've had and they'll make it as mild or hot as you want as they will with all the dishes. This is a very good Thai restaurant and well worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
titteringtonrobin
,
Lisburn
Add Photo Write a Review

193 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Lisburn
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

As I've said I've eaten here on many occasions and never been disappointed. I'm a huge green curry fan and theirs is one of the best i've had and they'll make it as mild or hot as you want as they will with all the dishes. This is a very good Thai restaurant and well worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin
Top Contributor
144 reviews 144 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
275 helpful votes 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Very good menu and cooking - traditional style Thai (loads of choice and combinations of classic dishes) that is cooked well. Excellent service. Restaurant itself looks a bit dingy with ancient carpets and upholstery. Detracts from the standard of food ?

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Best Thai meal I have had in a long time in authentic surroundings. Making my mouth water just thinking about it again...wonderful.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Belfast, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Visited here in November 2014 and only getting round to writing my review now! Called in here because we were in Ballsbridge and it was raining so didn't want to get any wetter than necessary so, finding ourselves outside the Baan Thai, decided to give it a go. What a stroke of luck that was! It was a cracking restaurant... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canaan, New York
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Baan thai has some tasty thai food and has been around for more than 15 years. Prices are a little expensive but the food is worth it. Nice atmosphere, quiet despite frequent hubub outside

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cork
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I was in Dublin for a short trip and was staying in the Ballsbridge area. I was looking up some reviews on nearby restaurants and decided to check out the Baan Thai. Initially we had walked past the door as it was wedged between two pubs and not clearly visible. Upon entering the establishment I was met with gorgeously ornate... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Unlike what I'm used to in New York, this Thai food was made out of real ingredients and more expensive. But eating a real dinner after a long day tour was worth the few extra euros.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This has to be the best Thai meal ever (outside Bangkok) and certainly the best in Dublin had a meal there Sat 11th went back for more the following Sat, absolutely fab .The only drawback are the stairs as it is on the 2nd floor

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Top Contributor
148 reviews 148 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Great little restaurant. Authentic in every way. Great food and warm professional service. Well worth a visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I love thai food and have beem to thailand and this is some of the best thai food that I have tried in dublin! would of liked a bit of a bigger table but thats a minor issue! Would defintally reccomend this place!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Baan Thai Ballsbridge also viewed

 
Dublin, County Dublin
Dublin, County Dublin
 

Been to Baan Thai Ballsbridge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: 01 6608833

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 30
  • Cuisine: Thai

Description

Authentic Thai Cuisine, Warm Thai Ambience, and Truly Thai Hospitality.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Baan Thai Ballsbridge and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
3 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Baan Thai Ballsbridge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?