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Tookta's Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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30 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
+44 1273 748071
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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77 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our one only visit before, I went back here with my partner for our one year anniversary. A quiet Monday night and for the first half an hour we had the place to ourselves. Bliss! Once again the food was incredible. Thai fish cakes for myself and spring rolls for my lady, followed by chicken pad thai and I... More 

Thank Daniel E
Hove, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Tookta's last weekend for the first time and loved it! Really friendly staff, cosy atmosphere and the food was delicious. We will definitely be returning. If you're in Brighton and looking for authentic Thai food then definitely try Tookta's.

Thank Leanne E
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here last night food was really lovely,my wife said the best she had ever eaten,recommended highly.

Thank Richard M
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took some visiting New Zealanders to Tookta's for dinner and we weren't disappointed. The food was as good as usual and the welcome, considering we hadn't visited for many months, was very warm and gave a good impression of the place to our friends. They commented on the way home how excellent the food had been - and they... More 

Thank Richard E
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food, really friendly staff, cosy venue. Feels like you're having delicious Thai food at a friend's house. In a good way! Go here!

Thank rocketontheroad
Hove, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

This was my 2nd trip to this place and like before it did not disappoint. I had possibly the best curry in years and this restaurant in perhaps a prime example of the beauty of doing fewer things well. It is cosy but we loved the window table and the feeling that you are eating in someone's living room. I... More 

Thank Kathy R
North of London
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308 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

This 'Cafe' provides real Thai food freshly cooked and with good service. It is however very small with only about 20 places. As such it can be extremely noisy so it is not a place for a romantic evening. The tables are close together and were a bit sticky from the previous meals and the kitchen which is close by.... More 

Thank BerkoBoy88
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

I booked a table at Tookta's to take visiting family for a meal and we were not disappointed. What a treat! The staff were very friendly and attentive - they treated us to a great evening. The food was delicious and we will definitely be going back again. It was cooked to order and was fresh, full of flavour and... More 

Thank BrightonViews
Epsom, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Just off the beaten track - Popped in just as they opened at 6pm; looked after very promptly and effectively. Food was absolutely amazing! Clearly made to order, piping hot and delicious. I will be coming here again on my next trip to Brighton. Well Done to the Tookta's team!

Thank absolutea1
London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

I came here on the basis of other reviews. A cosy and relaxed atmosphere off the beaten track. Came on a quiet week day night but it quickly filled up. The menu is limited and I was right in thinking that this was a good thing. One of the best if not the best Thai Curry's I have ever had.... More 

Thank Nikki K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $12
Asian, Thai
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 748071
Tookta's authentic Thai cafe` and restaurant offers cuisine of a high standard ,many dishes originating from my own contemporary style ideas and recipes. A family friendly cafe`, Tookta caters for everyone. Spicy, mild, the lot. The customer is our number one priority and Tookta cooks to satisfy everyone's tastes. With a lifetime experience of fine thai food, which some of you may have already encountered at Tookta's Sunday Menu, The Office pub, sydney street, Brighton. Tookta is expert in using only fresh ingredients of the highest quality available. So Come along to Tookta's cafe` and experience the fine, Thai cuisine for yourself!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?