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Tookta's Cafe

30 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
+44 7881 854868
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (55 reviews)
“panang curry” (16 reviews)
“prawn toast” (7 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
30 Spring Street, Brighton BN1 3EF, England
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11 - 20 of 364 reviews

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Two of us had a lovely dinner here. Last minute decision to eat there and we weren't disappointed. The spicy prawn starter was incredibly tasty. The ginger and oyster sauce stir fry was very fragrant and full of flavour. The penang curry was light and...More

Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Tookta and Paul are simply amazing. Always welcomed warmly and made to feel at home. Simple menu serving cracking food.

Thank James M
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Tookta is bonkers, kind, funny and an exceptional cook. She and her partner and family run the restaurant and the food is always good. It's one of my favourite places in Brighton to eat as it's consistently delicious and always such a warm welcome. What's...More

Thank 11London1111
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Funny little place from the outside. Recommended by our friends. Fantastic starters of crispy squid - perfectly soft squid (not rubbery!) in a light tempura batter - delicious! followed by Thai green curry, my partner had the red version which was equally as fantastic. They...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Booked a table for 7 of us in advance as I didn't want to risk not getting to visit Tookta and her fabulous restaurant again. I have been before but none of my friends had. I wasn't disappointed as yet again our evening was faultless....More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Tookta's around 6:30 (opens at 6) to find customers already there and several tables booked but no problem getting a table. Really enjoyed our meal of prawn starters and Pad Thai/beef curry. Singha beers went down a treat as well. Will try...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed November 23, 2016

Cosy venue, good food. friendly service value for money. This place actually converted me to enjoying thai food. Now one of my favourite haunts.

Thank Hartley D
Reviewed October 12, 2016 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...More

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed October 10, 2016 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
Reviewed October 4, 2016

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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $13
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
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 7881 854868
  • E-mail
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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