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Sala Thai Restaurant

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Buruneege, Boutique Hotel, Male
+960 334-5959
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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All hours
Fri 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Fribourg, Switzerland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spend the day in Male and decided to go to the #1 Restaurant that Trip Advisor said was in Male, plus we love thai food so we didn't complain. The Restaurant is in a hotel. Once you go in it is pretty dark in there but you get into the vibe. The food was phenomenal, it was delicious. we... More 

Thank Ariana Z
Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Male for 3 days on a business trip. We ate at a bunch of restaurants that were pretty bland and terrible. If you are on a business trip and dont mind the higher than normal prices, yay expense account, please go here to eat. Ambience and food are both great. Not 100% authentic thai but pretty darn... More 

Thank jjyw
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chicken pad Thai at $13 was pretty good. The two small sprites for $10 and the "automatic gratuity" taken on top was just rude.

Thank MJS1966
Pittsburgh, PA
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate dinner here originally because it was attached to our hotel. We went back for lunch because the food and service was so good. The pad thai and massaman curry were excellent but the mango with sticky rice was out of this world.

Thank Schwinnfin
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read many great review on quality of Thai food and we decided to give it a shot as we are passing thru Male... The soup was on the salty side and the Prawn cake was a little over cook. The recommended fried sessional fish was clearly over rated. The main course came a good 30+mins later after the soup... was... More 

Thank Tk N
Luzon, Philippines
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love thai food, so everytime i go male i make sure that i eat good food! i have known sala thai since 2009, when they were still on their first stall.. but the recent visit i was surprise that they have their boutique hotel, and bigger space restaurant.. the food is still delicious but the price now is so... More 

Thank ksaracho
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is the food absolutely scrumptious but the decor and the setting great. We stayed in the hotel which was really quirky and to find a restaurant of this quality was a real surprise

Thank Brett M
Xiamen, China
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89 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sala Thai is one of the 2 all Thai theme restaurants in Male'. The other being Thai Wok. Sala Thai would come to you as a Thai restaurant that is trying to give you the authentic Thai experience with the Restaurant décor. Thai wok you just serve you Thai food without placing too much effort on the in house décor.... More 

Thank pharmaherb
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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129 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A colleague has regularly stayed here and eaten at the restaurant. I can understand why now. Delicious food. Authentic Thsi and strength . Served attentively by very friendly staff and management. Will be back as there is an extensive menu

Thank Dvicary
Singapore, Singapore
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

The deco of the restaurant really live up to its name. You feel like you are thailand it self. They have a good kitchen team as the food was really good.

Thank Motay G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Thai, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buruneege, Boutique Hotel, Male
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Male
  • Phone Number: +960 334-5959

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