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Unithai Oriental Market

10 Church Road, Hove BN3 2FL, England
01273 733246
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Ranked #23 of 192 restaurants in Hove
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Thai
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English first
Hove, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Say it quietly, but snuck away at the back of Unithai supermarket is the best kept secret kitchen in Brighton and Hove! Personal recommendations: Red Duck Curry & Unithai special rice.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have visited this little cafe several times and have always loved the great, authentic food. However, we have seen the prices creep up from reasonable to bordering on the pricey, and on our most recent visit we waited over an hour, with no explanation, other diners were served before us, having reserved a table - how, with their 'no... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I've been to unithai countless times and it never fails to offer amazing Thai food. You could be sat by the freezers in the shop, but that's part of the charm. The shared dining means you end up talking to other customers which is lovely. The food itself is fresh and packed full of flavour. Each dish tastes completely different... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Really tasty - as long as you are a bit patient, you will love the food once it arrives. Casual and delicious, this food is a treat.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Unithai is ok for a lunchtime meal, it's not expensive. Menu is not extensive and surroundings are not fancy.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I think there is a certain duty to manage one's expectations, with this place. It's basic in decor, service opening hours and menu... The place is spotlessly clean, the staff simply lovely and the menu has all the classics, served in a little back room at the back of an Asian supermarket. The ingredients all are fresh as is possible,... More

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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Quite possibly Hove's best-kept secret, this place is absolutely worth a visit. It's no frills, so if you're looking for a fine dining experience, go elsewhere. Expect to have to share a table with another couple or not have your food come out all at the same time, this place is rightfully more focused on the quality of its food.... More

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Ditchling, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Pound for pound this is one of the best places to eat in Brighton. It's not fine dining, but what it does, it does very well. Which is more that can be said for most places in Brighton. It's simple tasty thai food that has the authenticity of being cooked real time and with some care - with fresh ingredients... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I probably should be selfish and not share this one with the TripAdvisor community as it's pretty hard to get a table here as it is! It's a little gem of authentic Thai food. A no frills establishment - located in the back of the Asian supermarket - but always a queue of people looking to get an authentic, tasty... More

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Hove, United Kingdom
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18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I wanted to buy a Christmas present of Thai food for a friend who loves to cook Thai style. I didn't have a clue what to buy so I went into Unithai and hoped for help. The young lady assistant was superb. She took me around all the shelves and made up the ingredients for a Thai Curry and something... More

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