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82A East Hill, Colchester CO1 2QW, England
01206 870770
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Today
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Large groups

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 244
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
empty but good

what a gem went in on a tues evening and not another soul,good food good prices and nice surroundings lovely

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
perry s
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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303 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Colchester, United Kingdom
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

what a gem went in on a tues evening and not another soul,good food good prices and nice surroundings lovely

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Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I visited Thai 1 for a meal out with friends in January and was taken back by the great service we received. Staff were polite and attentive, but did not harass making easy to enjoy the company of my friends. Personalty i have never been a great lover of Thai food but on this occasion I can't knock it. I... More 

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Came here with a couple of friends last week, the food was fantastic, great service, well priced and overall a very enjoyable night! Will definitely be coming back again!

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

It was a cold evening after six. We walked along the road looking for some warm place to take our dinner. Thai 1 is a small restaurant (from external view) when we walked by and realized it got a very good rating from Tripadvisor. All of us found the decision to walk in was absolutely right. The internal decoration was... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Once again thai 1 has served me up some delicious food they never disappoint got it to takeaway this time nothing was compromised taste just as good as if you were in the restaurant delivery driver was polite

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Read many reviews saying how great the food was, I can only imagine that we chose a night when the chef was absent!! Ordered set menu B, starters came out suspiciously quickly, a mix of satay chicken, honey wings, tempura veg and prawn toast. The satay and wings were fine but the toast and vegetables were really greasy. There was... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Stayed in Colchester to see my nieces and they took me to this fantastic Thai restaurant. One of the best I can say ive ever been to. Cosy atmosphere great food and very friendly staff

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Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I am fairly new to Thai food but a friend of mine took me to Thai 1 and it was delicious! Would highly recommend. We are in and the facilities were great. Nice atmosphere and probably Good for a group of people. Will be going back again.

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essex
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We had a meal here and the roast duck was boiled and fatty - not roast. we waited for a salad we had finished our starter. At no time did we have an explanation. At the end of the meal they did knock off the drinks but the young people waiting on tables were more interested in how they looked... More 

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essex
Top Contributor
302 reviews 302 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
4,993 helpful votes 4,993 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Another 1ST Class meal,the high standard of service and food,is incredible.Never fails to be of the highest possible standard.Never fails to beat all expectations.You dream about the exotic tastes and they make it reality.Keep up the good work,will return again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 82A East Hill, Colchester CO1 2QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: 01206 870770

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?