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River Kwai

Oudegracht a/d Werf 184, Utrecht, The Netherlands (Lange Nieuwstraat)
+31 30 2321851
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Ranked #179 of 343 Restaurants in Utrecht
Price range: $43 - $59
Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Neighborhood: Lange Nieuwstraat
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Dining options: Dinner, Street Food
Description: De ?correcte en vriendelijke? bediening van deze Thai neemt ?ruim de tijd om de kaart uit te leggen?. Dat is ook nodig, want de kaart biedt een ruime keuze aan gerechten waarmee ?alle smaakpapillen worden beroerd?. Waar de een spreekt over een ?gezellige inrichting? vinden anderen dat de zaak echt toe is aan een metamorfose. Dat dit niet afdoet aan het eten is duidelijk, want dit is ?gewoon een hele goeie Thai?.
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English first
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This was a visit to a thai recommended by happycow.org (veggie and vegan finder). It was a cold Tuesday night in winter to set the scene and had been raining. Finding the Thai was easy as there is a sign at street level, descending to the canal level was a little more difficult in the dark with slippery uneven surfaces... More 

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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77 reviews 77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Down the stairs near the canal, there is the restaurant in a tipical place. The food however is the main attraction! Skip the appetizer and enjoy your curry, they are all delicious.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Just go there and enjoy the lovely food, very kind staff and good atmosphere. we went there as a couple, but it also a good place for large groups.

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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

This restaurant can be somewhat hard to find as it is located down at the canal, but it's worth the search. The internior could use a bit of refurbishing, but the food is great. Thai food as it should be. Recommended!

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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77 reviews 77 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

I love Thai food and visit Thai restaurants whenever I can. With River Kwai in Utrecht I'm not too impressed. The location has its charms (city centre at one of the 'werf''s on the waterfront) and some downsides (no natural light and a bit oldfashioned: think dark carpet and candlelight) but the real disappointment was the food and service. We... More 

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Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

It is for sure the best Thai restaurant in Utrecht, with the best rice and the best receipts. The service is also very kind. It is not a super modern decorated place but with its simple decoration makes the stays there very special, in one of the "caves" in Oudegracht. Dont miss it if you like real thai food!

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Additional Information about River Kwai

Address: Oudegracht a/d Werf 184, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 30 2321851
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Utrecht Province  >  Utrecht>  > Lange Nieuwstraat
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 43 - 59
Cuisine: Thai

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