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Karma Place Building | Bowling Alley Complex, Thimphu, Bhutan
+975 2 339966/77323232
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Wed - Mon 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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49 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We were are large group and ordered a variety of food, with disappointment of the food a resounding response. We were the only dinners in the restaurant, so all attention in the kitchen could have been on our food preparation.

Thank R b
Thimphu, Bhutan
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54 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

I went there with my friend. We tried shrimps with apple tea.It was good.Good ambiance, good services.If you are bored eating Bhutanese food.You can try Baan Thai.

3 Thank WorldTourPlan
Thimphu, Bhutan
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

I went there after reading the Tripadvisor reviews with high expectations. The place looks a bit worn off and dated. There wasn't too much worth mentioning about the food. Service too is not up to the mark.

Thank highonchai
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Nice food, good service. It would seem the local chillis work well with Thai food as though the curry was spicy it had an amazing flavor.

1 Thank SNB_Mumbai
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

I don't know if the owner changed or the chef ran away but the food quality dropped so bad over the years. I have been visiting this restaurant since the beginning. Pad Thai, som tam, chicken basil, beef spicy salads don't have the unique Thai taste. All tastes of strong lime juice!!

3 Thank Tshering C
London, United Kingdom
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198 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

This is a lovely restaurant, with delicious food. The building isn't much to look at (in fact, it's actually quite horrible) but the food was worth it. I had sweet and sour chicken with rice and veg and a green papaya salad, which was lovely. The waitress brought over a big pot of green tea as well which was a... More 

2 Thank Anna_Durrance_Bagale
Bangkok, Thailand
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Great comfort food for all thai tourits. Foods are nice and staffs are well trained. restaurant is spacious

1 Thank ley19
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Hotel is very less crowded. On the top floor of building. Awesome food but very spicy :) I would love to eat again.

1 Thank namrata n
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

It's located at main town,got nice view of the town.it's on 4th floor ,lift was under maintenance but now it is fully operational.The food is simple yet delicious,the portions are great..The ingredients used are all organic.Must try if you are in Thimphu.First thai restaurant in Bhutan..

1 Thank kinleysese
New Delhi, India
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The food was really good. It was a touch too spicy for us even though we had asked for less spicy food, but it had all the right flavours of good thai food. We felt the ambience was a bit too cold to a point where being there made us uncomfortable. I don't know if this was because we were... More 

Thank AmberJalan84

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karma Place Building | Bowling Alley Complex, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu
  • Phone Number: +975 2 339966/77323232

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