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Giggling Squid

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Tapas, Thai
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58 High Street, Crawley, England
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Romance

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Visitor rating
  • 84
    Excellent
  • 71
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fab time!

Eat at this restaurant frequently! The food is amazing The staff are great and always make you feel welcome Yes some of their English may not be the best but they try super hard to make sure your have a great time! We always choose a selection of starters but today we had the salt and pepper... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
lilmissvicki
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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206 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

Eat at this restaurant frequently! The food is amazing The staff are great and always make you feel welcome Yes some of their English may not be the best but they try super hard to make sure your have a great time! We always choose a selection of starters but today we had the salt and pepper squid Large portion... More 

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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254 reviews 254 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

I've eaten here several times so this is my last visit. I ordered the same food as before. Duck spring rolls (2 pieces) with sweet sauce which I highly recommend. Lots of shredded duck, carrots, and cucumber. Entree was lamb shank masaman curry with potatoes, carrot and onion. Sweet curry with mild heat topped with cashew nuts. This is a... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Even though I wasn't a big fan of thai food in the past I decided to give it a go and I find some dishes really nice. I've chosen this restaurant for my birthday meal with friends. I have ordered red curry and king prawns for starter. I really enjoyed all of it. We had just small disappointed as my... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We booked a table for 7.30pm, we arrived at our table and eventually our drinks menu was taken. The waiter did not have a pad and appeared to have some difficulty in remembering drinks for 8 people. After some time our food orders were taken and took around an hour to arrive, however, the food was very nice. At no... More 

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Surrey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We were a table of eight. After taking order for drinks we were not, at any time during the evening, asked if we wanted another round. No complaints about the food - very tasty but really long wait for main course. After this was cleared, we asked to see the dessert menu but no one came back to take the... More 

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Yatton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Table booked for 7.30 greeting from staff as though they did not care if we ate there or not. Slow taking orders, main course only over hour wait before it arrived. Staff were not interested in taking further drinks orders. After clearing dishes over half an hour before offering dessert menu, by which time to late 10.00 over two hours... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Went here for Lunch on Saturday (14/02). First impressions was a little bit unnerving the entrance was too an empty restaurant (bar what looked like the manager on his laptop), nevertheless we decided to give it a go and were led to the restaurant proper (thankfully this was a bit more populated), the entrance area seems to be an overflow.... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had booked a table for two at 9pm on a Saturday night. Our table was not ready when we arrived, so we waited in the entrance while it was laid. The restaurant was not particularly busy at this point. A group of half a dozen at one table and two other tables with couples. There was one waiter who... More 

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Houthalen, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Been there 2 times over the past week and really enjoyed it! Fresh Thai food at a nice setting, the menu offers a lot of choice and the staff is very friendly... Situated at High Street, along most of Crawleys restaurants - but easy to miss. You won't regret coming here...

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Good menu choice , excellent service, good food reasonably priced and genuinely caring staff. I had lunch with a friend.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 58 High Street, Crawley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tapas, Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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