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Wed, 2/19
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#204 of 2,104 Asian in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Asian, Thai
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's in a traditional Thai house with also tables in the open air. Staff are quite friendly. We were there at about 1800, dishes came quite quickly.

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank Bianca0709
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pleasant setting and atmosphere in a spacious old Thai house, with several rooms plus outdoor seating, is unique and for me the restaurants biggest selling point. The environment was as charming as when I visited 2 months ago. The quality of the food ranges...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unattentive service- staff almost ignored us. We got ok cocktails- the starter was good. The main dish 50% ok - the shrimps were supposed to be served hot with chili- but had roomtemperature. The yellow curry crab was decent. We never got a wine list....More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank henrikta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place absolutely worth your visit when in Bangkok. It is spacious with both indoor and outdoor seating with a nice and pleasant atmosphere suitable for both tourists and locals. The service was excellent and efficient and the staff were helpful, attentive and generous with...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Keltkl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my wife and me have had seriously diarrhea with vomit after 3hours dinner at the local on Jan 21 night reservation name is Galen. As we are about to leave Bangkok to Phuket tomorrow morning we can not come to this restaurant and complain to...More

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Date of visit: January 2020
Thank galenliu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome set up with the Thai house vibe. The food is incredible, decent enough choices and spectacular flavour combinations. The staff are very friendly and helpful too. Not the cheapest date, but WELL worth it! :-)

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Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Jimbag69
Reviewed January 12, 2020

Can try many local style Thai food ... food is delicious.... Atmosphere comfortable and nice.... Service good

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Date of visit: January 2020
Thank cristinecmy
Reviewed January 11, 2020

I was there on New Year's eve. The food was such a let down, imagine your order is served within 5mins, giving me the feeling it is pre-cooked. The fish dish that I ordered was all darken, kind of over-fried and hard, really a disappointment...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank jayce69
Reviewed January 11, 2020

If you are a tourist looking for typical and common thai dishes, then this is the place. It has a very nice ambience as it is an old bungalow decorated well and maintained with beautiful lights.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank 652manjit
Reviewed January 6, 2020

Absolutely loved the food and the place. The restaurant was recommended to me by the hotel concierge and I'm glad that I asked for suggestions. This is a place where you can experience traditional Thai cuisine in a nice and relaxed atmosphere. The Thai beef...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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November 1, 2017|
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Response from Klaus5458 | Reviewed this property |
It's relative... From US POV it's middle for BK it's expensive. Anyway it's worth the money.
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March 25, 2017|
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Response from groovyfrog | Reviewed this property |
There is a variety of great food to chose from
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Response from sanju72015 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know because I didn't pay for the meal. Dishes from Baht 250/350 and goes up to Baht 750 or more for crab dishes.
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