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2 Place Fernand Lafargue, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 44 76 56
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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few years ago we visited this restaurant and were disappointed. We now live locally and eat Asian regularly. We always go to highly rated restaurants and inc our favourites fufu and padang padang but wanted to give santosha another go as we live round the corner. Food was bland, more expensive than most others and the waitress got our... More 

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Thank Craig W
Huntsville, Alabama
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was feeling under the weather after 3 1/2 weeks in France, and all I wanted was a big bowl of soup. But, restaurants don't tend to offer that kind of thing, just as an entree. But when I saw that they offered Pho I was thrilled. It was a big bowl of spicy noodle soup that really made me... More 

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Thank Barbara L
Bordeaux, France
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although prices and dishes sizes will impress you (not very expensive) flavors are the same. If you have eaten true thai food this restaurant is design to french or local people who are not very familiarize with spicy, seasoned food as thai is! Dished are under seasoned, it is the place if you want to eat a lot with friend,... More 

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Thank Nathalie B
Auckland
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

While in Bordeaux and the lady wanting a spicy dish, we decided to seek out this much hyped Santosha restaurant. We found it with ease a short walking distance from the Place du Palais tram stop in a square buzzing with diners. There were tables available inside although most diners were enjoying the summer outdoors. We ordered Nasi Gorang and... More 

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Thank Ravjad
Southlake, Texas
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241 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

We went for lunch, based on the positive reviews on TripAdvisor, and they were right on! The setting is quite nice, right on an entertaining square surrounded by restaurants. We had a variety of dishes, the thai wings were superb, as were the chicken and pork sate. My wife was very pleased with one of the many vegetarian dishes available.... More 

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Thank DragonChowhound
Madrid, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Very good food and nice dishes for a reasonable price! Be careful what you eat, some dishes are very spicy! Sometimes there are a lot of people but they serve very fast!

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Thank anafernanfezz
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016

I've been there plenty times and was never disappointed, the food is always great and the service always quick. Love the place itself, it's decorated in a stylish way in my favorite neighborhood. The downside of the place's popularity is that it's often crowded and noisy : i would recommend the terrace.

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Thank Brian M
Texas City, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016

Ordered a red curry with chicken and got a mish mash of chicken meat pieces with a very liquid sauce and not the usual thick Thai curry sauce though it was flavorful but I would not call this a Thai curry dish. Rice was excellent though. The other chicken dish we ordered was not great either. Maybe their other dishes... More 

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Thank Bintbatoutta
Bordeaux, France
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 29, 2016

We were a group of friends for dinner. The meal served was copious but not to my expectations. However, the desert was really excellent and really help us finish the evening outstandingly

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Brives sur Charente
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

After a long day travelling we arrived in Bordeaux and fancied something other than French food, a taste sensation and we were delighted with all that we found at Santosha. We shared a couple of dishes from the tapas section... The sausage dish and the prawns and both were utterly delicious. We then had a beef dish with rice and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $13
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Fernand Lafargue, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 44 76 56

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?