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Ban Thai

Laugavegur 130, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 552 2444
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“thai food” (81 reviews)
“panang curry” (7 reviews)
“sticky rice” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 130, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 5 ate here on our first night in Reykjavik. We ordered items to share and quickly realized that we were surprised with the freshness and unique flavor of each dish! They have a hotness category of 1-3 degrees of spicy & hotness...More

Thank jgsmouse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good enough to be a 3 star, however, the people working here seem really put out customers are there. From walking in the door to table service, the people here should realize they are in business because of their customers. The food...More

Thank Cinerco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a cute authentic Thai ambience place in the heart of Reykjavík downtown. The staff is dressed up in traditional attire so the first impressions are pretty good. Food prices are significantly higher than I’d like to pay for such a typical Thai place, the...More

Thank rpstgnyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I agree with some of the other reviews here--I was a bit discouraged to go here after reading online reviews and the website. (It's odd to me that you have to put on your menu and website that it can take a while to serve...More

Thank keitakey
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Ate here twice during our trip to Reykjavik and both times the food was excellent. Extensive menu and the fish dishes in particular exquisite. The first night it was almost empty and the second it was almost full. We have good service in both cases....More

Thank Neworiginal
Reviewed June 4, 2018

I am a regular there. Always trying something new and always come out absolutely satisfied. Everything is always fresh and delicious!

Thank Wiktoria J
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Me and my friend visit this place because of high rating advertised. The seating staff lost her smile in her face, I ordered pork with ginger that come too salty and the sliced pork so tough like precooked meat,not the fresh cooked.When I ask for...More

Thank roadsidesleeper
Reviewed April 20, 2018

The restaurant is right down the road from where we stayed, but were hesitant to go when we saw some of the reviews. We decided to give the restaurant a shot after looking at the restaurant site, where the owner requested you give it a...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Came early at evening (around 7pm) no many people and waited a while before someone welcomed and let us have a table for 2... ok busy, acceptable... After long time they came for the orders and suddenly, because we were choosing some other dish under...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2018

It is my 7th trip to Reykjavik since last year and I have been 4 times to Ban Thai. It is in the proximity of the hotel I am usually staying and every time I am close I just have to go here. Normally I...More

Thank Wim_Pluimers
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Rachel R
January 13, 2017|
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Response from RuniSim | Reviewed this property |
Around 2000isk - 3500isk for a main course
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
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
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 130, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 2444
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