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Tawai Thai Restaurant

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382/32 Moo 1, Choeng Thale, Phuket 83110, Thailand
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+66 76 325 381
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Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on Tawai few times this year and also few times last year. I love the food! Especially the soft shell crab is amazing. They have a good service as well and they are offering pickup service as well free of charge for a specific area. Enjoy!

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London, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place seemed decent but the food was awful. Typical tourist fare and over priced. The aircon was ineffective and there were lots of mosquitos. Food was unenjoyable and badly seasoned and prepared. The only plus for this place (and hence the 2 star rating) is that they do a pick up and drop off service. Don't waste money or... More 

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Thank ArcticRoll
Phuket, Thailand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst service I have ever experienced! Wow! I have never had such a bad dining experience. The food was okay, but took forever to be delivered. First we waited 15 minutes just to have our order taken and the restaurant was not that busy. They brought our apps. and my wife's entree at the same time, then it took 30... More 

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Thank BangTaoJohn
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food...especially the fish dishes...but all the other dishes are/look fantastic too...and they have a Thai cooking school, too.

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Thank Ian B
Seoul, South Korea
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked into this restaurant and were so satisfied when we left!!!! We ordered a variety of curries, the crispy fried pork with veggies, and fried rice and wound up ordering second dishes a few times, lol! Everything was delicious and I saved just enough room for fried bananas with ice cream!!!!!! YUM!!! Would eat here twice a week if... More 

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Thank Shana N
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you look for Thai food, you must try this restaurant. We are a group of 8 people & ordered a lot of Thai dishes & all were great! The fish, tiger prawns, tong yum soup, fried rice, fried noodles, papaya salad, spring rolls, mango sticky rice, ...

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Thank SusannaShu
Dhaka
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107 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went couple of times to this wonderful place. Was told by a tourist to go and try this thai restraunt. We ordered the Penang curry soft shell crab, seabass sweet and sour, papaya salad and vegetables fried rice for dinner. For lunch, we ordered Masimam Chicken, Tom Yam gong soup with Chicken and green curry chicken with steam rice.... More 

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Thank Schezade
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Second evening eating at this restaurant, the service is great and friendly and the food is rich of flavours. The atmosphere is really appealing with good lights setting and garden kind of space as its between two roads. We have tried several dishes and all have been good, tempura, spring rolls, wonton soup e.tc. This is a must try when... More 

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Thank calwah
Durham, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times typical Thai menu normally the food has been flavoursome and above-average. This time however the prawns with Tamarind were old and pasty. The chicken with cashew nut was bland and tasteless Overall I would rate it as best average.

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Thank James7001
Toulouse, France
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117 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Large open patio, with a choice of interior, exterior and garden seatings, all surrounded by lots of pretty vegetation. Service professional and rapid, menu varied and imaginative, and lots of attention to detail. Personally I find most thai restaurants propose the same menu, which can become boring, but it's all a question of how the kitchen interprets each dish. Here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 382/32 Moo 1, Choeng Thale, Phuket 83110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Thalang District  >  Choeng Thale
  • Phone Number: +66 76 325 381

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?