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16 High Street, Maldon, England
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food lovely, furni bad!

Me and my boyfriend visited here last night. The staff were very welcoming and attentive although not very smiley. The atmosphere was nice, it's quite small in there with nice dim lighting. It wasn't overcrowded and the tables were nicely spaced, although the tables and chairs were like bamboo... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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essex
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I use this restaurant around 4 times a year and have always had an excellent evening. the restaurant is small but that adds to an intimate atmosphere and makes it ideal for couples although they have another dining area upstairs for parties. I think it is family owned and run and the staff are always very polite and helpful with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

I've been to a few Thai restaurants, this one is by far the best for food, the restaurant is a little small but that doesn't stop the service or the atmosphere 10/10

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Me and my boyfriend visited here last night. The staff were very welcoming and attentive although not very smiley. The atmosphere was nice, it's quite small in there with nice dim lighting. It wasn't overcrowded and the tables were nicely spaced, although the tables and chairs were like bamboo garden sets! Not very comfy! We ordered starters and mains with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We don't normally leave bad reviews but feel compelled to after visiting this restaurant. We have eaten in many Thai restaurants across Essex, Kent and London and we have to say this was our worst experience EVER! The food was so bland and tasteless that we had to ask for some salt. The rice which was microwaved was over done... More 

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We had not booked on Saturday night and were unsure whether we could secure a table before our gig. We were in luck and seated upstairs. We have eaten here several times and the food and service have been fantastic. The menu offers a wide range of dishes catering to all tastes. If I had to criticise anything at all,... More 

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We had previously had a tasty takeaway from Bahn Fai which encouraged us to make a booking. We had a relaxing night with the service and food being very good and for a town the size of Maldon this is a welcome alternative to the other restaurants in the High St. Only slight grumble is that the furniture/décor could do... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This was the sixth and final time we will be using the restaurant Unfortunatley,our takeaway satay chicken was not cooked through and the peanut sauce was grey and sour,not sure how they managed that.the food in general is under spiced and over sweetened,if you have visited Thailand then this restaurant isn't for you,if you have never eaten Thai food and... More 

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Essex
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We had a lovely meal here last night. We ordered a selection of meat and fish dishes from the menu. Couldn't fault the service and food arrived at the table piping hot. There is a good choice of food to order and it isn't overpriced. Nice atmosphere. We will definitely be returning here in the near future.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

My friend and I enjoyed a very good meal with friendly service and a warm welcome from this family run business. my friend suggested the special soup listed as hot in taste. He was not wrong. It almost blew my head off. The duck red curry with jasmine rice was excellent and if you want Thai food this is the... More 

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Excellent food and service a good place for a special occasion celebration meal. I would recommend this restaurant to visitors to the Maldon area. Suggest booking at weekends.

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Additional Information about Bahn Fai

Address: 16 High Street, Maldon, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon
Open Hours:
Monday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 High Street, Maldon, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Maldon

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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