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Sawadee Thai Restaurant

87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
+44 1273 624233
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (62 reviews)
“duck curry” (7 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a few days in Brighton so as we love thai food thought we would try Sawadee. It not up to scratch. The staff to begin with where lovely. When we could not eat 2 out of the 4 starters as they where awful, the...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Bought our friends here tonight from London who love Thai. Poor starters which we complained about .....followed by extemely poor mains. When we complained the male owner/manager was very agressive to us. We offered to pay for our starters we ate and drinks. The owner...More

Thank Templetonkirb K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last night with my friends whom have just arrived back from 5 months away touring all Aisia, we arrived at 7.00 and sadly it was really busy only waited 10 minutes and got a big table at the rear at the window, the manager...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The venue is quite small and a little crammed. The waiting staff are friendly and welcoming the food itself I would say is alright and quite standard Thai. The down side was the long wait for food from time if ordering to time it actually...More

Thank Olympian1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is simple and clean thai restaurant in Brighton. Very friendly hosts and very good and simple food.

Thank Erkki P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just went for a meal on bank holiday. I have been before and had a lovely time. This was not to good my dish was cold and we had the rice as we finish the meal . When complained had no response very disappointed.

Thank Iansouthcoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pad Thai was excellent - could have been more spicy, but they were willing to bring more spice. I loved it so much I went back the next day for a stir fry dish.

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Meals arrived quickly and were delicious. Menu had lots of options for our vegetarian family members.

Thank 5255PJs
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We last visited 6 months ago and rated as excellent. Unfortunately this time we weren't as impressed. We shared 3 different starters between us and all were very good. The wine we chose was perfectly chilled. We didn't get complimentary Thai prawn crackers on arrival...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

recommended this place by the hotel we were staying in, and could not fault it.We had a set menu, and every single thing was delicious! The salt and pepper squid is the best I have ever had, and the coconut prawns (dont knock it until...More

Thank DeanMaddison
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13 July 2015|
Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is @ Street level but toilets downstairs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 624233
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