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The Lime Leaf

25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
+44 1256 355272
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (52 reviews)
“weeping tiger” (16 reviews)
“prawn tempura” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit the Lime Leaf regularly and the quality has been maintained at a very high standard. Staff professional yet friendly. the food is as close to that served in Thailand that I have experienced in UK. Simply wonderful!

Thank timomega
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this lovely review. It's great to get this endorsement from a regular customer.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been coming to the lime leaf now for about 4 years and I have just gotten around to writing a review but felt I had to write about how fabulous it is. The restaurant is lovely, servers are just fantastic...More

Thank natmoraviec
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for this stunning review. We really appreciate it and look forward to continuing to serve you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Thai food and good service, you need to reserve a table during the weekend and I’d recommend this restaurant for a chatty dinner

Thank Andrea C
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this review. Your advice to reserve a table on Fridays and Saturdays is sound.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we booked here - the food, staff and atmosphere is excellent. Staff are very attentive and our food and drinks served very quickly. Will definitely be back again.

Thank gayle s
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for this review. We love it when we wow our customers.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We managed to book a table for 6 at 8.30 on Friday 19th. We were greeted when we arrived and shown our table. Drinks were ordered including 2 cocktails. We ordered starters which arrived quite quickly and were delicious. All the main courses were different...More

Thank DebbieLF54
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review. You are right. There is a choice of restaurants on London Street. We are glad you chose is on this occasion

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food and great service as well as being good value. Very nice setting and atmosphere. Can't believe I haven't been there before.

Thank PIK_13
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review. Now you have discovered us we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best thai restaurant in Basingstoke the food is amazing the staff are great and the service is always great I would thoroughly recommend this to everybody!

Thank 449chasl
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review and your strong recommendation. We really apptrciate it.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

There are so many pubs in the area serving greasy rubbish that we've given up looking (and complaining!) The Lime Leaf is a much better idea. The best food in the area. The chicken satay and spicy duck were the tastiest ever. My son had...More

Thank PaulSampson187054
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for this colourful review. Sorry to hear about your pub experiences but glad that you emjoy dining with us. We enjoy serving you.

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I booked a table as I wasn’t sure how busy the place would be. When we arrived we were greeted pleasantly and shown to our table in an empty area. Not for long though! The place filled up rapidly and although full of people chatting...More

Thank Carol K
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Many thanks for this detailed review. I think you have captured the character of the restaurant well. On pricing, we have never claimed to be the cheapest but we do aim to provide value for money. You appear to recognise that. Our Early Bird menu...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

Decided to go here rather than stay in Festival Place fro food before going to the cinema..well so glad we did...this place is a gem! Best Thai food I have had in ages. Very welcoming staff and I started with the Prawn Tempura which was...More

Thank Richard D
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you for this review. We are so glad you enjoyed your food. And thank you for your comments on individual dishes.

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DanDan91
2 January 2018|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Hi Dan. We have a baby changing facility on the ground floor.
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31 July 2016|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We do try to cater for special requests but some sauces are an integral part of the dish and may be difficult to remove. It might be better for you to tell us what you do like and we'll see what... More
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Dropkicknm
17 June 2016|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Most of our vegetarian dishes marked with a V on the menu are also suitable for vegans. The exceptions are egg fried rice and Vegetable Pad Thai. The latter normally contains egg but can be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 355272
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant serving authentic Thai food. Situated in a 16th century two storey building in Basingstoke's Top of Town area. Small intimate dining areas suitable for small group bookings up to 16 persons.
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