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.

“Authentic Thai Food in Central Mall”
Review of Thai Affair

Thai Affair
Ranked #2,021 of 10,934 Restaurants in Singapore
Cuisines: Thai
Neighborhood: The Quays
Restaurant details
Neighborhood: The Quays
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Authentic Thai Food in Central Mall”
Reviewed October 7, 2013

Papaya salad is a definite must. It taste exactly like how one will order in Bangkok or Phuket. The curry was fragrant. Minced chicken with basil a must try. The friendly service is another big plus.

Visited October 2013
1 Thank Schmiemann
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

44 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Thai first
  • Any
English first
Bengaluru, India
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Excellent Thai food with friendly service , hightly recommened for vegetarians”
Reviewed May 27, 2013

Thai Affair is located in the basement market/food court of the The Central mall opposite the Swissotel Merchant Court. Since we were staying at this hotel for 5 days , this became our regular dinner place becace of the owner's enthusiasm in accomodating our Indian vegetarian group.

Over 3-4 visits we tried most of the starters and curries and found them all excellent. The taste is similar to a good thai restaurant in New York or London, with very fresh ingredients . We could make out the disting flavors of each curry .

The owners ( Alex and his family) were very warm and friendly . When we first walked across this place , we were just browsing and had no intention of eating there . We asked some standard questions about veggy options and were surprised when Alex offer to perpare any of the curries to our specification . We got into a chat about ingredients, techniques , how they dont use bottled curry paste and enjoing the food and hospitality so much that we ate there almost daily.

I would strongly recommend Thai Affair if you like good , inexpensive thai food served in an clean ( the palce is very new) unpretentious and friendly setting.

  • Visited October 2012
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1 Thank pervezg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Thai Affair also viewed

Singapore, Singapore
Singapore, Singapore
Singapore, Singapore

Been to Thai Affair? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

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

Claim Your Listing