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16, rue Port Franc, Lausanne, Switzerland
021 312 52 03
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6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

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  • 2
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 7
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Awesome place to have thai food in lausanne

Very nice repeated experience for thai food. They also have a japanese sushi area, but I only tasted the thai food, which was always excellent. The service is very good and the price is reasonnable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 11, 2014
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Bulle, Switzerland
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Bulle, Switzerland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Very nice repeated experience for thai food. They also have a japanese sushi area, but I only tasted the thai food, which was always excellent. The service is very good and the price is reasonnable.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Thai Orchidee is a very nice asian restaurant in the Flon center, it's quite big so you might find place even in the super-booked saturday nights in Lausanne. The food is very good, I usually have tried the thai dishes, but they also provide a nice offer of sushis (the big boat is somethig to try with friends). Service is... More 

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Montreux, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We just had dinner here last night and it was delicious. We were looking for a Thai restaurant in Lausanne and it was pretty tough to read some good reviews but for some reasons, my friends and I decided to try the Thai Orchidee and we are glad we did. The decoration of the restaurant is pretty nice and the... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Thai Orchidee is centrally located in Lausanne Flon behind the cinema. I would say that its location is a bit tricky - took me some time to notice. I find that the Thai food is very good and contrary to some comments I believe the owner is indeed Thai. The decor is typically thai as well, the only thing I... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The Thai Orchidee restaurant has been for a long time, my favorite Asian restaurant in Lausanne. Since, they changed the management, the menu has shrunk x 3 and price were multiplied x3. For ex. 3 soups, 2 beef basil sauce, sushi and fried rice, 3 soft drinks, total CHF 225.--!!! They sell you the beef, basil sauce CHF 34.-, no... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Food quality is not the best, that is for sure. The service is terrible. And to finish with I didn't like what I ate. There are better oriental restaurants in Lausanne to waste your time and money here.

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Bucharest, Romania
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

One of few Thai places in Lausanne with a nice arrangement of tables and furniture and set in a very good location. Food is varied and for those who now the type of food, it is very tasty and genuine. Portions are quite generous and service is friendly and quite fast. Price is less then chinese restaurants around but on... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

As good as you will find in CH but Ch isnt very good at ethnic food in general despite sky high prices

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Leysin, Switzerland
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89 reviews 89 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Ok, right next to the Pathé Flon cinema and near various clubs. That's the strong point. We waited quite a while after being seated before someone came with menus......Then, what seemed like no time at all, our drinks arrived followed about 300 seconds later by our meal. It made us nervous that our meals came within 5 minutes of having... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

The reason I wrote the title is because the foods in the restaurant are kinda pricey. A la carte menu from 28 - 38 CHF. You can have a portion of fried rice for 18 CHF though. The sushi set menu for 2/3 persons costs for about 75 CHF. The taste is average, but if you want to taste Thai/... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16, rue Port Franc, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: 021 312 52 03

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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