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Kirchgasse 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland (Old Town)
+41 44 252 33 31
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Ranked #81 of 1,402 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $45
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Thai Restaurant est. 1995, Since same owner. No MSG. A la carte evenings: exclusively bio beef, Ocean catch shrimp, bio porc. Only best quality products.
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Baden, Aargau, Switzerland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Thai food at its best, and this for reaonable money. Sutuated in a nice little alley in downtown Zurich, this small but fine place ist where you want to go if you long for Thai food. Lunch is very reasonably priced, you get to pick your own choice. Evenings are a bit more expensive, but it is all worth it.... More 

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Paris, France
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

very good Thai food nearby the pedestrian area of zurich Excellent Pad Thai noodle all is very tasty and the people are nice. I have also appreciate the Chicken Satay. The price is correct for Zurich where all is so expensive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Normaly we are a fan of sila Thai in Düsseldorf. But the food in this little warm and cosy Restaurant is outstanding. From now on our first choice. The service was greate even the restaurant was packed. Merry Christmas and a happy New Year Michael & Lilli.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Buffet line at lunch time. You can choose either full buffet (all you can eat) or weight each dish you eat. Food is very tasty and spicy. Recommend to reserve table in dinner time. Restaurant is packed by customer lover real Thai taste.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Just had dinner out with my family of four. The food and service were both 1st class. We have eaten a lot of Thai around the world, this was right up with the best!! Thanks again!!!!!

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Encinitas, CA
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142 reviews 142 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We happened to be visiting the Grossmunster with its fantastic stained glass this afternoon, a cold and wet one in Zurich and saw this restaurant from a coffee shop we stopped at for a break from the rain. Normally we avoid Asian restaurants in Europe. We know and love good food and in our experience have found that Asian restaurants... More 

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Ruedi R, Inhaber at Ban Song Thai, responded to this review

Sawasdee dear SAN Wow, what a review! It is so fantastic, we give you 5 Marks! ;-) . Seriously, we cheered on you with a glass of Prosecco. You make us feel really great! but, don't you worry, we gonna turn 20 next year, so we know what we are doing. We try to keep the standard and hope to... More 

Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Very pleased to find a Thai restaurant close to our hotel and even more pleased after reading TA reviews. We didn't book, just got in and were told usually crowded so better to book and that is the way it looked whenever we worked passed, especially for special lunch. We have some very good Thai restaurants in Australia so wasn't... More 

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Ruedi R, Inhaber at Ban Song Thai, responded to this review

Gudday Tony Thanks for taking the time for this nice review. Hope to see you again at lunch or dinner. Merry X-Mas and a happy new year. Sincerely yours Ruedi Rickli More 

Stornoway, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

After an a epic two week excursion from Geneva to Zurich, via Jungfrau and the Glazier Express... our last meal was had in Ban Song Thai. What a result. Friendly staff. Tasty food. As reasonable a price as you can expect in Zurich. Must go!! I recommend Phad Gai Sai Med Mamuang - Fried chicken with cashew-nuts, garnished with dried... More 

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Ruedi R, Inhaber at Ban Song Thai, responded to this review

Sawasdee dear Murray What a nice feedback! Thank you very much! We wish you a merry Christmas, a happy new year and that you come back to visit us soon. sincerely yours Ruedi Rickli More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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67 reviews 67 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Nice little Thai place not far from Helmhaus. Cute decoration as long as we do not have one of the table facing the main door. You can also seat in higher tables, original idea - we liked it. Food is overall good, tasty and spicy enough to travel by eating. Thai shrimp rolls are a must-to-order. Portions could be bigger,... More 

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Ruedi R, Inhaber at Ban Song Thai, responded to this review

Dear Laure Thank you for the report and your coming back. When did you notice the immature wine list? Please, when you come back next time give me a hint in what sense you would like to have it changed. Looking forward seeing, I mean meeting you! Sincerely yours, Ruedi Rickli More 

England
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172 reviews 172 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This was a recommendation from the same book that recommended the Kronenhalle so we were a bit dubious and were thinking of cancelling our reservation. I’m so glad we didn’t. The food was probably the best Thai I’ve eaten outside of Thailand to date. We shared a chicken satay and spring rolls to start, both of which tasted fresh and... More 

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Ruedi R, Inhaber at Ban Song Thai, responded to this review

Dear BugLet Thanks for this beautiful report: I am glad you have not followed your thought of cancelling. I like the expression "cosy". some call us crammed. We are so happy, you found us early enough! ;-) Come again, soon. Yours Ruedi Rickli p.s. what book was it? More 

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Additional Information about Ban Song Thai

Address: Kirchgasse 6, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 44 252 33 31
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
Average Prices: USD 26 - 45
Cuisine: Asian, Thai

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