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Jim Thompson Cafe

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Lovely place to while away the afternoon

This cafe is located within the compound of the Jim Thompson House museum, alongside a Klong and... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2018
ChapLondon2
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London, United Kingdom
Beautiful setting, but staff seem overwhelmed

We were visiting the house and booked a table for lunch. It is very busy, so make sure you... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
Tib18
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Mar 27, 2018
“Lovely place to while away the afternoon”
Jul 27, 2016
“Beautiful setting, but staff seem overwhelmed”
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

This cafe is located within the compound of the Jim Thompson House museum, alongside a Klong and facing a small pond filled with carp. I have eaten here in the past, but on this visit, opted simply for a cool drink. The coconut and ginger...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ChapLondon2
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We were visiting the house and booked a table for lunch. It is very busy, so make sure you book. We were shown to our table, which had to be cleared after the previous diners. It would have been preferable if this had been done...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Tib18
Reviewed May 31, 2016

Had coconut café and café Thai style (coffee and condensed milk) and my dad had a piece of coffee cake and fresh coconut (coco water). It was quite expensive but the food was good.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Quack H
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Had a lovely lunch here - it does get very busy and they do provide good service but you may have to be patient. the food was good and was a nice ending to the tour.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Joycie01
Reviewed January 12, 2016

A good traditional Thai menu ( with subtitles! ), and let them know if you don't want the full chilli hit. The long cold drinks on offer are wonderful and welcome. We found the staff helpful and polite. If you choose to sit outside be...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Ann B
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant caters purely for tourists who are a relatively captive audience. Am sure it banks on people not returning as it appeared to not care about the quality of the food or the service. Our meal was delivered in parts with long spaces between....More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank livsc77
Reviewed November 24, 2015

A really pleasant lunch - and anywhere that can do a full lunch or just a great sandwich and coffee without a shrug is to be valued. The guide to our trip around the house was perfect. A really fine day.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank TheStressman
Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

The cage is adjacent to the Jim Thompson House Museum, perfect to refresh in your way out. They sell 'Jim Thompson' tea in a choice of English, Japanese or Chinese varieties. Very pleasant.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Cloud_Matt
Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

We visited the Jim Thompson museum and ate at the restaurant afterwards. The experience was closer to a disaster.. I don't consider my husband or myself difficult to please or satisfy. We always take the venue into consideration and adapt our expectations accordingly. We're both...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Rikke L
Reviewed June 27, 2015

I went here on my second to last trip to Bangkok and loved it. It had a lovely atmosphere and was really refreshing after walking around Jim Thompson's home. Help to make a lovely day that much better.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank DebbieBridge
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