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2 place Fernand Lafargue, 33000 Bordeaux, France
0966817656
Today
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Good for:
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 82
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Kind of cuban, asian, african mix

The food is abundant for a low price. So consider just one main course for two if you are not hungry or dont really eat much. We were 3 people. The best one we tried was a meal with rice, seafood, and a scrambled eggs. the mixed rice with beef was just ok for me.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2014
Luis C
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New York
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  • Late Night
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New York
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

The food is abundant for a low price. So consider just one main course for two if you are not hungry or dont really eat much. We were 3 people. The best one we tried was a meal with rice, seafood, and a scrambled eggs. the mixed rice with beef was just ok for me.

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Bordeaux, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Best thai I've found in Bordeaux so far. Papaya salad, pad thai and Tom Yum soup are delicious. Service is fast and smiley. Love this place.

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Bordeaux, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

I live in Bordeaux and I can honestly say Santosha is the best restaurant. The restaurant it's self is nothing fancy but the food is amazing. The portions are huge and the price is good (7,80€-12€). I recommend the caramelised chicken or the fish cooked in a banana leaf. All the young people go here so it's a cool place... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This restaurant is busy because it's GREAT. Reasonable prices, busy (although seated quickly), quick service (yes, even in France!), large portions, and variety. The soup was a phenomenal meal. I went to dinner here with a friend who lives in Bordeaux and he chose the restaurant. Great choice.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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163 reviews 163 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The menu isn’t extensive, around 12 or so main dishes. The spicy ones are marked which is helpful. Main courses are almost all 10 euros 80. There seemed to be only one dessert on offer. They brought complimentary tap water (in their own printed bottles) and glasses (one was chipped) to the table. We sat inside; there was a bit... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This place had great food and the best service in town. Very hip feeling, be carful not to go south of here as there is a rougher neighborhood a few streets over around St Michael's basilica.

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Pamplona, Spain
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125 reviews 125 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

There are large quantity of oriental dishes with specialities of indonesian and thai food. I ate Nasi goreng. The dish was good but I ate better Nasi goreng in other restaurants. Quantities are ok. Prices are competitive. Interesting place to eat some different flavours.

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Bordeaux, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

First time around I ordered something I don't very well remember. However my second and third time there I ordered the "boeuf" dish (beef). Order it then thank me later.

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Sao Paulo, Sp
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I know the world is big but... Santosha was the best Thai food I've ever had. The service is very friendly and the food is absolutely delicious. The decor is trendy, and make sure you go downstairs to the restroom - there is a really cool lounge there! Their house wine (like any house wine is Bordeaux) pairs perfectly with... More 

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Milan, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

The place is bare-bones in all aspects: the decor, the menu, the service. But that doesn't mean it's not good, in fact it's quite the opposite. Most of all, the food is good. The relatively limited menu allows for fast-food-alike responsiveness; the waiters are quick and effective, and last but not least the prices are well below the average Bordeaux... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 place Fernand Lafargue, 33000 Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: 0966817656

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 13
  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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