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Busaba Eathai

319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (45 reviews)
“calamari” (41 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were originally headed to the Korean restaurant less than a block away but there was a line about a dozen deep. We had a hankering for some spicy food so fortunately Busaba was right there with no line out the door, yet. We were...More

Thank K2E1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ate here on a Saturday afternoon for lunch, not too busy. Large beautiful restaurant with quick and friendly service! Great portion sizes, well worth the price. Would definitely recommend to Thai food lovers!

Thank p6215d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fine meal here. The room is large and you share long tables with other parties. Large portions and well prepared dishes with good service and moderate prices. Recommended for pre and post theater.

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Thai place in Shoreditch / Hoxton area great dinner menu. Get there early or make reservations as this place fills up pretty quick in the evening.

Thank Rastro651
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Thai restaurant is located very close to Holiday Inn Express. I came here for lunch. I thought the place is big. I sat by the window facing the street. Each table offers a set of spice and sauce in case customers want extra hot...More

Thank NoraFrydman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was really pleased by quick service and good edamame but disappointed by the use of mince meat in my Thai beef salad.More

Thank Imali2017
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Imali2017 Thank you for taking your time to let us know about your experience at our restaurant. We are sorry to hear that beef salad did not meet your expectation - it is very popular dish among our guests and description on the menu...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We visited busaba for dinner in our holidays. Pablo was our wonderful waiter, who give us such a special service!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Customer, thank you for your feedback. We are happy that you have enjoyed Pablo's service. Make sure next time you visit us again. best regards Pedro

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I am a frequent customer of the Busaba chain, I love Thai food in general and I am literally crazy about Busaba's Thai Calamari. Busaba Hoxton has just the best Thai Calamari in town! Staff has always been gentle and smiling with me. A special...More

Thank Marilena R
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Marilena, we are delighted to know you had a great time at our restaurant the other day. thank you very much for the feedback we will pass it to the chefs. hope to see you again soon. Best regards

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Seemed to be a good idea to have some noodles here for lunch, after reading the reviews. However Saturday night might went out of control as we felt our presence as guests annoyed the waitress too much. The food was tasty but the portions were...More

Thank Thehunagi
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hi Thehunagi Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you are not happy with the food and service. Please contact me on 0207 729 0808 to get more information from you. Thank you. Chai.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Nice food but Also a really nice service from Camilla i havent had service like this in long time AMAZING ❤️

Thank Marco A
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hi Marco Thank you and glad you enjoyed the food and service from Camilla. See you back soon. Chai.

The western front of the edgy East End, Shoreditch is
a perennially trendy haven for anything “street” – be
it art, food, or fashion. With its handful of well
connected transportation links dotting its perimeter,
along with an ever increasing variety of shops,
hotels, bars, and restaurants, it's easy to explore
this trend-conscious and youth-oriented neighbourhood.
There's a lingering post-industrial grit about
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Shoreditch
  • Neighbourhood: Shoreditch
  • Phone Number: 07825299359
  • E-mail
In the heart of London's hip East End, Busaba Old Street has introduced a lounge bar and extended drinks list to the concept.
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