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Similan Thai

251 Lymington Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 5EB, England
+44 1425 280888
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (23 reviews)
“mixed starter” (12 reviews)
“noodles” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
251 Lymington Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 5EB, England
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great visit to my local Thai restaurant. Table for 4 accommodated without booking on a Friday night just before the kitchen closed. Shared mixed starters were excellent, the chicken satay the best I've experienced. Variety of mains ordered, all of which were thoroughly enjoyed &...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was recommended by the owners of the Rothesay . It is a small restaurant within walking distance Great authentic and home cooked Thai food. with good service.

Thank bridenmum
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

The ambience, service and of course the food is just wonderful 😊😊 Close you eyes and you could easily be in the Far East Excellent Well done 👍

1  Thank fliptopmonkey2016
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Place was recommended but the quality of the food was so underwhelming and other much better thai restaurants in the area. Very disappointed and will never return. It's a shame that there are so few good quality restaurant in the area.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Better than your typical London Thai restaurant! I would prefer this restaurant than Busaba! Authentic taste and the owner are very hospitable! Food so delicious...well if you know Thai food and you like Oriental food...

1  Thank Ryuichi C
Reviewed May 27, 2017

We have been visiting the Similan Thai in Highcliffe for over 10 years, the quality, price and choice of menu are excellent. This is a family run restaurant with tremendous attention to detail in every way.

1  Thank sway35
Reviewed May 21, 2017

You could walk past this restaurant and not notice it's there - bad mistake! This very small place is well worth trying. The food was absolutely fresh and delicious. The service was impeccable. I have had Thai food in different cities but this was so...More

Thank Pat G
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Great atmosphere, great service, helpful recommendations about dishes to try and delicious food - a great evening out! Definitely recommend.

Thank beth336
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Visited this evening with my son, daughter in law and husband to celebrate my birthday. I'm wondering if I was in the wrong place having read local reviews raving about this place. First of all the lady was lovely but sadly her husband really needs...More

Thank sue2005
Reviewed May 20, 2017

I have never been very adventurous when it comes to trying more the more exotic range of cuisine available locally; my palette being quite boringly British. However, the stellar reputation of Similan Thai enticed me to educate my taste buds and see what I was...More

1  Thank Mark52Bournemouth
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Deborah G
July 10, 2017|
Response from stephen s | Reviewed this property |
I suggest that you check with the owners but we do not remember any seats outside.
April 11, 2017|
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Response from keithgaga | Reviewed this property |
From memory I think about £16 but they are very friendly and I'm sure will tell you if you ring them.
Michael M
July 28, 2016|
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Response from Sally1234512345 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 Lymington Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch BH23 5EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch  >  Highcliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 280888
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