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Finale Thai Tapas & Dining

11 The Strand | Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 1BE, England
+44 1332 295237
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“coconut rice” (3 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 The Strand | Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 1BE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is of a good quality. It's tasty and there is a lot of choice. The staff are friendly. The service was a bit slow but we were there on a busy Saturday. Small restaurant which is romantic but is slightly ruined but...More

Thank Aleks T
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I should have read the reviews on this site before going to this restaurant - also should have recognised that on a Saturday evening the place was almost empty ( one table of 5 persons just leaving and then only three of us in). There...More

Thank Alan M
Finale T, General Manager at Finale Thai Tapas & Dining, responded to this review

Alan M, thanks for taking your worth value of money every penny to spent on our restaurant. We are very appreciate it. As you noticed , our customers keep put their own comments on Finale' and our management stop to give any response for the...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited Thailand on many occasions our search for a restaurant that gets anywhere close to authentic Thai food in Derby continues. We ordered chicken satay which had very little flavour of peanut and the Sriracha wings which were ok, but didn't remind us of...More

Thank MarcyPants
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, food was very bland. Can't even say it's average, tasted like everything was from a jar. Seafood was frozen and chewy, £31 for 4 jumbo king prawns...... Never again!!

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Intimate little place but tastefully done. The food was very good, tofu was a bit disappointing but then it is tofu. Curries were lovely and good service. Will return.....

Thank dollyod
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

First visit to Finale Thai, and it won't be the last. We visited on Friday 10th March with a couple of Friends and we all cleared our plates which consisted of; Starters 1 x Prawn Spring Rolls which came with salad garnish and your standard...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I visited with couple of friends and was very impressed. The food was wonderful: very meaty spare ribs followed by chicken masaman curry (mild but delicious) accompanied by coconut rice which was gorgeous. The whole evening was very relaxed, the service was pitched at exactly...More

Thank dy92
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We took two very good friends for the first time and were not disappointed. Everything was brilliant from the attentive staff to the beer and especially the food. We had the upstairs to ourselves. Would highly recommend. The price reflects the quality of the food.

Thank diane s
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The place itself is fairly small with only around 18 covers. There was only 2 tables in when we were there, given the size of the place and it being quiet the service wasn't the fastest. I found the menu a little long winded, with...More

Thank April-Marie C
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Decent food, big portions, wide range of set menus. the staff is really friendly and the place is not too busy. Not the best Thai I have tried but I would come back again

1  Thank Pelagia M
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Nick H
Is there parking near by?
19 March 2017|
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Response from diane s | Reviewed this property |
You can park in the strand or bold lane car park
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 The Strand | Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 1BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 295237
  • E-mail
Finale' is a small little place. Great for a date or intimate meal, menu is the variety of Fusion food, modern Thai healthy food, Thai tapas, including authentic Thai menu, vegetarian, vegan, fat free, gluten free, daily free, weight watch grilled, steam, boil, low cal menu also welcome.