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“Bangkok in SA” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Kai Thai

Kai Thai
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Ranked #173 of 728 restaurants in Johannesburg
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Bedfordview, Gauteng, South Africa
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Bangkok in SA”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The food was great, atmosphere divine. The taste and menu took us back to our visit in Thailand. The desert was unbelievable .... keep up the standard. Will visit again

Visited April 2013
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73 reviews from our community

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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
Vaalwater, South Africa
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“disapointing”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Kai Thai restaurant at montecasino - service terrible, food all tasted the same, even though we ordered a variety of different dishes... bland!

Visited February 2013
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Good looking but that's all”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This is suppose to be Thai food but did not match my expectations. Tom Yam Soup was not tasting t hat fresh lime and herbs. That's a no no.

Visited September 2012
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“Highly enjoyable”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Good food, I really like the rice noodles (No. 69 on the menu) and the masamaung curry (chicken) otherwise the duck is also great!

Visited January 2013
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Good Food, Good Service and Good Ambiance”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

Good place to have some authentic Thai Food. Ambiance is very nice at the balcony tables overlooking the casino at Montecasino

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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