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Tara Thai

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104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
01702391171
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 90
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
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
Crave for Thai dish

Excellent food and services. We are here for the first time and found that every dish is beyond expectation. Give 5 stars for food and atmosphere....

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Jirakl
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  • Late Night
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145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Excellent food and services. We are here for the first time and found that every dish is beyond expectation. Give 5 stars for food and atmosphere....

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essex
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

we have been to a few Thai restaurants in the area and the best was always manolys but not any more , Tara Thai is lovely so is the restaurant itself very authentic and the lady that I presume is the manager is brilliant ,we had to wait for a table as the people before us left a little later... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I go here regularly as we both absolutely love the food. Love the place so much that I have introduced multiple friends and family to it. The staff are amazing and the food is perfect. Never had anything to complain about. Always worth the money. Will be visiting again, many many times!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Really loved the service we received , so polite, it was the first Thai restaurant I have been in and I wasn't disappointed, I was with my wife and daughter, the food was amazing ,it was a bit pricey but I suppose you get what you pay for ... Ok the bit that let it down was one member of... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This was my first tasting experience of Thai Food,and boy what an experience. From the beautiful waitresses to the stunning and very tasty food. Plus the variety of foods on the menu. There is something to please from the most discerning of eaters to the fussiest. I would highly recommend this Restaurant and will certainly be returning.

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Leigh on sea
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

Tried a number if Thais in the area and was looking forward to going. Table was booked for 8.30 didn't get seated till 8.50. Now very hungry and thirsty it took 30 mins to get drinks and order food. We ordered 2 thai platters to start as the were 5 of us and that took about 40 mins to cook... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Went here for a romantic meal - decor was fabulous, loved the detail on the tables. Menu had plenty of choice and the food was excellent - very well cooked and tasted very fresh and authentic. Prices were reasonable too even including seafood dishes. Shared a bottle of very nice red wine. Service was excellent - even the trainee waiter,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have eaten at Tara Thai often and not only is the food and atmosphere brilliant but also consistent. The owners and staff offer a wide variety of beautifully prepared authentic Thai food served with charm in an atmosphere of Eastern serenity.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Myself & my partner we're going to a gig at the Cliffs Pavillion, so popped in here for some dinner. Not eaten here before, but we were pleased with our choice. Nice traditional restaurant, with great food & staff. We'll visit again.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Went to Tara Thai and was massively impressed. The service was fantastic and were really appreciative of our custom rather than some restaurant that make you feel like you're just in the way. I had a spicy red curry and loved it. The food tasted fresh and crisp whilst not being loaded with MSG. Thought this was quite expensive at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: 01702391171

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 62
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 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
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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