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Chanthorn Restaurant

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102/5-8 Benjamarachutis Rd., | Wat Mai, Chanthaburi 22000, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 654 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Chanthorn Restaurant and the Chanthorn Phochana which listed a #1 and #2 are actually the same dining outlet. The sad thing is that it should not call ' Chanthorn' since it represents the name of the town which is Chanthaburi. The unnecessary confusion in this growing town need to be minimized. Our visit to Chanthorn Restaurant or Chanthorn Phochana... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016

We went with high expectations as it was recommended by the hotel staff. Food was very so-so, not appetizing as they were mostly pre-cooked, including the stir fried vegetables, they just heat it up before serving to us. Some dishes were cold. Service was quite lukewarm too, overall not very keen. The good thing is there are wide variety of... More 

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New Zealand
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

The reviews led us to this place and as we had something to celebrate we wanted somewhere special to eat. The restaurant certainly looked to be something out of the ordinary and we entered with excitement which continued when we read the menu and our lovely refreshing drinks arrived. Unfortunately, when our order arrived our hearts sank. Portion servings were... More 

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Thank nzEmm
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

It has a style of family restaurant, not really fancy but cozy. the price is also not quite expensive. Taste good. They have wheel-chair path and high-chair for kids.

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Dendermonde, Belgium
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Very good local food, spicy taste. Interior a little like a cantine, not very cozy. Staff is eager to help, but English language is poor. Cheap.

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Thank NickDS1988
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Great service! Great food! Easy going ambiance. We are vegetarians but they made one of best fried rice and green curry I have had. Comparable to the best you find in Bangkok.

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Thank Susheel N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant friendly restaurant, nothing flash but good food and service in a busy area. Certainly worth a try as you will not be disappointed.

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

This branch of the restaurant is close to the historic enclave next to the river. It's not a fancy restaurant but it serves really good local food made with local ingredients and, as an additional plus, sells some really yummy snacks in the small shop on one side of the building (try the young durian chips fried with tiny shrimps).... More 

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Shanghai, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2016

This is one of 2 sister restaurants. This restaurant is very popular with Thai tourists; Chanthaburi is a popular domestic tourism destination, but almost unknown to western tourists. You absolutely need to try the 2 top specialities of the restaurant. The beef stew, made with chameuang leaves, a dish unique to Chantaburi and the spicy noodles with shrimps. Both dishes... More 

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Battambang, Cambodia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Fortuitously, we stayed at a nearby hotel, so we could eat here more than once. There are two chain outlets in town, and both offer an extensive selection of take-away cookies and local treats. Local cuisine is very sweet, such as the celebrated pork soup and crab noodles, but that is not a criticism, as we live in NE Cambodia... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102/5-8 Benjamarachutis Rd., | Wat Mai, Chanthaburi 22000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chanthaburi Province  >  Chanthaburi

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