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Old Stellenbosch Road cnr Helderberg College Road, Somerset West, South Africa
021-855-0112
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Easy

Food is like in any commercialized thai or chinese restaurant. If you don't feel like cooking you have this as alternative. The quality is ok but don't expect more than that

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
Gert J
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london
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Food better than it looks as though it would from the outside. Not very busy which is a pity as the cooking deserves more customers.

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Greece
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253 reviews 253 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Highly recommended. This is one of the few restaurants my wife and I have eaten at in the Cape Town area offering tasty, scrumptious food. That's saying a lot given our experience dining out everyday here for 3 months. Our entrees were tasty and beautifully presented. My order: Roast Duck, 119 Rand, served in your choice of red wine, ginger... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

Food is like in any commercialized thai or chinese restaurant. If you don't feel like cooking you have this as alternative. The quality is ok but don't expect more than that

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Durban, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Beautiful flavours, service a little slow but still good. must have the chilli steak it beautiful. # asian :)

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Cape Town, South Africa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

My family and I have been going to this restaurant since it's opening and the more occasions we go, the more we realize that this establishment really need to do something about their decor. Your first experience is a very small and dark restaurant, not a big seller for most people, but for me, it's perfect. There is an outside... More 

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Costa Teguise, Spain
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We were tired of average/bad Sumerset West Restaurants and decided to try oriental food. It was realy good and was of a quality what a oriental restaurant should be..

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Excellent fusion of Thai and Japanese cuisine available. I am not a fan of sushi but some members of our party insisted I try and I have to say it was really great. For the main course we switched to Thai and I was really pleased with my choice - Chicken Pad Thai. Reasonably priced with a wide choice. The... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I have visited Wang Thai many times in the past and it has always done well in my books. The food is always good and the portions are not hearty but are decently sized. The waiters are well enough trained and I have never had a bad experience here. I would recommend Wang Thai as a beautiful restaurant to have... More 

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UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We loved this place and go regularly, but the last couple of times has been very frustrating . The previous couple who managed the place used to do the meet and greet but also took orders, made up bills and cleared tables - so were part of the team . New managers came in recently and these new guys have... More 

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Laren, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We went to Wang Thai at the advice of our B&B host as it was close by and he had heard positive comments about it. We enjoyed our visit and meal, which was made special because of the electricity cut shortlist after we arrived. The manager and his wife helped us (not experienced in Thai food) with our choices, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Old Stellenbosch Road cnr Helderberg College Road, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: 021-855-0112

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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