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Mira Hotel, Near Calangute Baga Circle, Calangute, India
9096119010
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: This is the best Thai food I have tasted outside of Thailand. The Chef...
This is the best Thai food I have tasted outside of Thailand. The Chef, Chawee, was formerly employed by the Thai Royal family and serves and excellent selection of both Thai food and European food. We visited it 3 times in a three week stay in November 2011
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yummmmmm food

Most awesome food!! Kao Pao, prawns satay n d variety of soup!! Lovely lovely delicious finger licking perfect Thai experience with a v polite and courtious staff!! Thanks oriental for great Thai flavours !! Peanut sauce to die for!! C u real soon!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Purti K
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

Most awesome food!! Kao Pao, prawns satay n d variety of soup!! Lovely lovely delicious finger licking perfect Thai experience with a v polite and courtious staff!! Thanks oriental for great Thai flavours !! Peanut sauce to die for!! C u real soon!!

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Very enjoyable meal at a comfortable and friendly restaurant. The owner is helpful, and offers good advice without being intrusive. This was the only restaurant we visited twice for dinner during our 14 night stay in Goa. The Red Thai Curry was superb, better than any we had in Thailand three years ago, and the shared starter was bang on.... More 

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Normanton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I stayed at the Mira Hotel and decided to eat at the Oriental after having good reviews of the steaks there. I was recommended a dish each day by a person I presume was the Head waiter, every meal was freshly prepared and all were excellent. Service was polite and friendly. The location is not the best as guests from... More 

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Calangute
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

exellent beefsteak, good thai menu and european menu, good atmosphire, not loud music, I recommend Oriental for everybody.

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Goa, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The food is absolutely yummy, the service polite and attentive. A restaurant that stimulates the taste buds and makes you just wait for it to open. It has just opened for the season :)

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Calangute, India
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

this restuarent does keep moving around,now in its fourth incarnation,best one was when in Candolim,however the food is good Thai cooked by a Thai,prices for goa on the higher side but ok for tourists

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London, United Kingdom
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211 reviews 211 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We first discovered this restaurant during our stay two years ago (in a different location). and loved it for its fairly authentic Thai food. We made a point of finding its new location, and looked forward to the meal. The first disappointment was the location in a dreary path beside the Mira Hotel.. there were a few tables beside the... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

we visited this resteraurant three times during ourhols in march this year,the steaks currys and different prawn dishes,were all so hot fresh and mouth wateringly tasty,it reallly was superb,and the service was prompt and friendly,we definately will be going there again and again,thank you mr stone and co.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I visit this restaurant every year, often more than once. It is consistently of a very high standard. Whether you go for the Thai dishes or the amazingly tender steak you will not be disappointed. I particularly love the fried prawns and the mussels as starters. The crispy beef tenderloin is great. This year the star dish was pork in... More 

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Blyth
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

this has always been one of our favourite restaurants. Last year it had moved to Molly Malones and we have it a bad review. It has moved back to the Mira hotel and we decided to give it another try. it was fantastic. Well done Henry! You have excelled yourselves. we went 3 times , my husband had the Thai... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mira Hotel, Near Calangute Baga Circle, Calangute, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Goa  >  Calangute
  • Phone Number: 9096119010

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

Description

This is the best Thai food I have tasted outside of Thailand. The Chef, Chawee, was formerly employed by the Thai Royal family and serves and excellent selection of both Thai food and European food. We visited it 3 times in a three week stay in November 2011

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