We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Wang Thai Somerset West

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
R44 & De Beers Drive | Shop G27, The Sanctuary Shopping Centre, Somerset West, South Africa
021 492 3898
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

142 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 105: English reviews
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Having recently traveled to Thailand, I wasn't too optimistic especially as this was the first time my parents were trying Thai food, and I've been disappointed in the past, but I was pleasantly surprised. They love it and the food was as true to the "real" thing. Compliments to the kitchen. Service was good, prompt and attentive - thank you.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Oliver v
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always loved Wang Thai. Even at their previous location. The new Wang Thai takes it to another level. There are new items on the menu, the restaurant ambience has been sorted and it has a great view. You can also sit outside. Staff are very friendly and the food.... oh my word... mouth watering and divine. An epic... More 

Helpful?
Thank Louis1000
UK
Level Contributor
83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had three courses and all were excellent. The service was friendly and efficient. All in all a very pleasant evening.

Helpful?
Thank Business_UK
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wang Thai has been relocated to the new shopping mall name "The Sanctuary Shopping Centre", nice view and new spot.

Helpful?
Thank boehana
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The friendly hosts always ensure a welcome greeting. Attentive service and great menu options. Authentic Thai dishes. Own wine recommended, but selection improving. Book to avoid disappointment.

Helpful?
Thank RoadTripper143
Fulda, Germany
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has relocated. We knew the restaurant before and this was the first time after. Situated in a shopping mall, there is a mall feeling to it. More of a consume restaurant and previously it had more of a personal touch. However, the food was fantastic. So nothing has changed in that department. The staff is friendly and left... More 

Helpful?
Thank RGG_1973
Cape Town
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Having decided to treat ourselves with supper at a restaurant in Somerset West we decided to try the new Wangthai now positioned at the Sanctuary Mall. The new restaurant is better situated than the previous position in old Somerset west. The Wangthai brand has always been synonymous with good authentic Thai food - we were not disappointed. Authentic Thai cuisine... More 

Helpful?
Thank Louis G
Somerset West, South Africa
Level Contributor
29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

An absolute change from the old place, stunning at sunset. Friendly and helpful waiters and excellent value for money. Food is to die for and it was buzzing with locals and swallows. Food was one of the better Thai meals I have had. Owners are friendly and helpful and authentic Thai's. A must go back again.

Helpful?
Thank SchalkVisser
Cape Town, South Africa
Level Contributor
38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

My husband and I visited Wang Thai for dinner. The food was absolutely delicious. Just like being in Thailand. Good service. Will definitely eat there again.

Helpful?
Thank Lindsay R
South Africa
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Delicious food. The prices are high, the wine is expensive - take your own and pay corkage. We quickly bought a bottle at the Spar next door! Atmosphere can be a bit snotty. Very open plan, not much privacy. Not a great position - next to a big parking lot for Spar supermarket !

Helpful?
Thank candygirl_2261

Travelers who viewed Wang Thai Somerset West also viewed

 

Been to Wang Thai Somerset West? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sushi, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: R44 & De Beers Drive | Shop G27, The Sanctuary Shopping Centre, Somerset West, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Somerset West
  • Phone Number: 021 492 3898

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Wang Thai Somerset West staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?