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ARANI Thai Restaurant

136 Malop Street, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
+61 3 5222 1737
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Ranked #24 of 339 restaurants in Geelong
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $14
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
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Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
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English first
Geelong
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Walked in to have a quick dinner. Pointed towards a table and left seated with no menu, or water or even an offer of a drink. I had to get up to ask for menus as another group were arriving, they were promptly shown to their table, given a water jug and menus! Never going back again!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My partner and I purchased a take away meals in late June 2014. The prices and food were all quite reasonable but unfortunately did not live up to our expectations after seeing it rates highly on this site

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Geelong, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The restaurant was very busy last night-a testament to the delicious food served. The service was attentive and waiters worked hard to please....great menu...excellent value also...Can't wait to return....loved everything about this dining experience...

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Seymour, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I am rather spoilt with thai food as my partner does it exceptionally well. The food was okay but I wouldn't hurry to eat there again.

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Geelong, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Love Arani, particularly the $10 lunch time special...great selections! Best dishes are Massaman and Penang Curry and Pad Thai.

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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

In Geelong for the day and decided on Arani for a quick biz lunch. Authentic flavours at reasonable prices Arani was a good find.

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Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I have now eaten at this restaurant two nights in a row and it is definitely some of the best Thai food I have ever eaten, and yes I have been to Thailand. The vegetables are fresh and crisp and the flavours of the various sauces are spot on and well balanced. As a vegetarian, I can't comment on the... More

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Geelong, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

Revisited for dinner last week, still a great feed in great surrounds. Reasonable prices and great service, new decor.

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Perth
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

The $10 lunch special is great value and the food is very tasty and authentic. Quick and friendly service too.

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australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The food here was very poor and not good quality, very little flavour, expensive, and the food preparation area looked very dirty and did not appear to be cleaned well. The service was slow and unhelpful, and the staff looked run off their feet. I will never be going back here as well below expectations and disappointing and did not... More

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