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The Old Siam

126 Micklegate, York YO1 6JX, England
+44 1904 635162
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (87 reviews)
“coconut rice” (32 reviews)
“massaman curry” (17 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
126 Micklegate, York YO1 6JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon this lovely little restaurant tonight and we were delighted with the tasty and delicious meal that we had this evening. We had the massaman king prawn curry and the green Thai chicken curry for our mains and the subtle but punchy flavours...More

1  Thank BeckyandKeith
Reviewed 1 week ago

The traditional fish cakes were just right - not leathery as one gets sometimes - and the massaman curry as good as I've ever tasted. I asked the owner if her husband was the chef: no her brother, but he was away on holiday and...More

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here one evening when passing through York. Good choice of dishes at reasonable prices with a decent good value wine list. Food was tasty and service good. A good meal in a laid back comfortable restaurant. Recommended.

Thank Borderbloke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on the Old Siam last night, after a cinema outing. Most places in Micklegate were closed after 9 pm on a week night but the Old Siam welcomed us with open arms. We had one main each, both delicious ( my seafood dish...More

1  Thank Isabelle17_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had high hopes of a decent meal in this interesting looking restaurant. It looked pretty authentic but that was about as far as authenticity went. The staff were friendly and helpful. We had the £20 per person 2 course set meal. Some parts of...More

1  Thank Lay-By-Lil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small, intimate Thai restaurant where I had my birthday meal. Really really tasty and large portions. The beef massaman curry was AMAZING.

2  Thank Al_Ward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we really enjoyed our visit. The only thing I would say is it's very very busy so you're squashed in and its a little bit mad in there. The food's good and staff are great so can't complain. Price is a bit on the high...More

1  Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fancied something different to curry and Italian, so we chose Thai. Lovely welcome from the staff. We had set meal B. £23.50 pp, This was a starter for 2 (spring rolls, prawn toast, chicken wings, chicken satay, veg spring rolls, Thai fish cakes), then Tom...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Thai restaurant is authentic with quality dishes. The service from this family team was wonderful. At the end of the meal we talked to the owner, Nong,, who shared her experiences of Thailand with us, with others from her team happily joining in. It...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

I took my wife who is from Thailand for a pre-Christmas meal during a trip to York as she was looking for a taste of home. The staff were very friendly and welcoming and the restaurant had a nice atmosphere, we went for an early...More

2  Thank Olivant_family
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Questions & Answers
Sheelagh K
5 October 2017|
Response from JohnYorkYork | Property representative |
Hi Sheelagh We are open Mon - open 17:00 - 21:45 Tues - Thurs 17:00 -22:45 Fri Sat Sun Lunch 12:-- 17:00 Fri sat evening 17:00 - 10:45 Sun 17:00 - 9:45 Thank you
10 July 2016|
Response from Saowanit K |
The parking on the Micklegate street and a front of restaurant has display parking £2 after 6 pm until 8 am and nearby priory road you can park as well .
10 July 2016|
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Response from JohnYorkYork | Property representative |
Hi there is parking at the bottom of queen street 2 mins walk also there is paring by the old customs house again 2 mins walk or there is a multi storey on Dean street about 4 mins walk all of which are free after 6:00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Micklegate, York YO1 6JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 635162
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