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The King and Thai

35 Great Western Road, Dorchester DT1 1UF, England
+44 1305 250270
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“banana fritters” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Great Western Road, Dorchester DT1 1UF, England
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Reviewed yesterday

As visitors to the area we googled Thai restaurants and this came up. The reviews looked great so we gave it a go, and we are SO glad that we did. The food is outstanding - incredible flavours and impeccably presented. The vegetables were so...More

Thank hdunc21
Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in for a lunchtime meal... The owner was very welcoming, very helpful with the menu and with advice about places to go in Dorchester and surrounding area. The food arrived quickly, and each course was delicious. We both thoroughly enjoyed the food and the...More

Thank anotherdoug
Reviewed 6 days ago

Many thanks to all those who wrote reviews of this wonderful place and so guided us there. We were made very welcome from the moment we arrived, until we left. The food was tasty. Well spiced (but appropriate for whatever the dish was) and reasonably...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for lunch with my wife. The restaurant was pristine and the welcome warm. We chose from the well balanced and varied lunch menu. The first course was beautifully presented and very tasty. The main course was even better. Even the very nicely warmed...More

Thank harrispram
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful lunch here today. Saw the sign at the crossing traffic lights for the lunch deal - 3 courses for £12.95 per person. Starter - main course - dessert. Walked in to an immaculate restaurant and a wonderful charming man served us...More

Thank ClaireWRiley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A recent cricket tour took us to Dorchester. We decided to eat at the King and Thai. What a great decision!! The owner/manager was fantastic as a host and the food was so fresh and tasty and didn’t break the bank. One of the best...More

Thank rmdee2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Dorchester for one night and my Thai wife had a craving for a decent Thai meal. We were not disappointed; the service is friendly and prompt, the place is spotless but most importantly of all, the food is excellent. I had the...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went for dinner on a Saturday night with my parents. We shared 3 starters and then had a main each with shared rice and pad Thai. The food came out very quickly and was piping hot. Everything was fresh and perfectly cooked and very...More

Thank Lucy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just consistently great flavours and always perfectly cooked. My friends were delighted with the lunch.

Thank BaldEagleDude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the set menu for lunch, which had good veggie options, was freshly prepared and delicious.Also good value with a huge pot of jasmine tea.

Thank Monty136
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1 August 2017|
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Response from AMPH | Reviewed this property |
I hate msg and didn't detect any as the food was all freshly made
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Great Western Road, Dorchester DT1 1UF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 250270
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