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129 george st, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Food great - Decore needs attention

Great fresh food, don't let the decore put you off Badly needs and update to reflect the food Prices are high & portions are on the small side

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2014
ChrisW207
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Bathurst, Australia
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Mudgee, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Whilst it's not the best Thai I've ever had, it's still a place I've gone back to quite a few times, the food is good and the service is just the same. Pleasant and happy to joke around. I've tried numerous dishes and they have all been decent. Like I said, it's not a 5 star restaurant. But for a... More 

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bathurst, australia
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193 reviews 193 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Tired and very ordinary food. Menu has never changed and the food is very ordinary. Service is OK, but the the food is very average at best. If you are looking for great Thai in Bathurst may i suggest the excellent and ever reliable Vanilla Bean.

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Bathurst
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The Benjarong Thai is old and a bit tired inside but this doesn’t mean it is not great. The service was quick and very friendly, which a few laughs which made it very relaxed. The green chicken curry is highly recommended and so is the hot plate. The curry puffs are some of the best in Bathurst. It is the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I'm not even sure this place can call themselves a thai restaurant! Horrible decor, terrible service. Food was all around crap. Ordered curry puff which were so oily. Ordered the BBQ pork for main. We had one pice each and could not even chew it. Brought it too the attention of the waiter who told us it was tough as... More 

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Bathurst, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is the place for Thai in Bathurst. Its BYO which is perfect. The Decor is interesting. Very Interesting.

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Bathurst, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great fresh food, don't let the decore put you off Badly needs and update to reflect the food Prices are high & portions are on the small side

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Canberra, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The place is rather old and the decor is basically what must have been the previous restaurant - probably Italian or Greek - but now just a few Thai pictures and decorative items scattered about to make it look a "Thai" restaurant. We ordered fish cakes, curry puffs, Larb (chicken), panang beef, and pork with garlic and pepper. The fish... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I love their dessert - Thai custard with ice cream more than their main dishes! I will purposely go there for their dessert after my dinner, just to satisfy my craving. Haha! Go and try! You will definitely like it! =D

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Bathurst, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I'm a local but every experience here has left me disappointed with the value. In 14 yrs I've eaten here 3 times only. The food was tasty but too pricey and very small portions. We travel to Sydney fairly often and, in passing, have discovered fantastic Thai food in Katoomba. That's where we go now for a good Thai experience.

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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

The decor is OK, a little dated but a lovely atmosphere, not noisy and plenty of room between tables. The staff are very nice and the restaurant is very clean. The sizzling plates are great and overall the food is really good, but if you love a good green chicken curry, you have to stop for a meal. They do... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 129 george st, Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Bathurst

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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