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River Kwai

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Vlaamsekaai 14, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
+32 3 237 46 51
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Tuesday
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 18:00 - 22:30
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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Boom, Belgium
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My fist VERY big plus for this restaurant is that it is not to crowded. I know other Thai restaurants in Antwerp where there is 10cm between your table and your neighbors. I find that very annoying, so I was very pleased that this was not the case. Good variety of dishes, tasty fresh food and very friendly waiters.

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Thank Anneliesvds
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We had a very good diner (professional). Service is excellent and the food is really great. I think we don't get Thai food that often so I need to mention when it is really nice. It's a very nice place to go, not that expensive (16-20€ for a main course), with good atmosphere. Enjoy!

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Thank Quentin R
1 review
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a very nice layout, eastern style. You'll get a very nice service. Hey waiters are very polite towards the clients. And you can see and taste that they only use fresh products. The food is very tasty.

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Thank Benjamins L
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This restaurant has been around for more than 20 years. Cuisine is good, not exceptional. It's not very large, most tables serve up to 4 persons, so not suited for large groups. Thai restaurants in Antwerp come and go, but this one has been around the longest.

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Thank Marc N
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We went there to experience thai food. And it was cose to what you get in thailand. Very good food. Not to expensive. And super friendly staff. We would certainly go there again.

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Thank Nick A
Antwerp, Belgium
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We visited this restaurant on Sunday night and it was suprisingly very busy. May be that was the reason why service was incredibly slow. They were very nice and smiling but we gave up on ordering more after our main dish just because it took so looong. Food itself was very good. May be it was just an exception so... More 

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Thank Jiji_thatone
Elewijt, Belgium
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Food is really ok but not extraordinary. the team (family) is super friendly and helpful. Restaurant is nicely settled (quiet terrace), parking is super easy, not far from nice bar form a little 'after'. My advice: don't hesitate because you will have a nice evening with good dinner in a friendly environment. Last but not least. Not pricey.

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Thank Frederic_1971
Cork
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48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed the red curry and the other people I was with also enjoyed their meals as well. My host uses this regularly and really recommends it

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Thank Cathal3
Belgium
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015

I have been to the River Kwai several times a year for many years with friends, business relations and my own family. I find the food very good. The dishes are presented in a very creative way. Freshly cooked and good variety on the menu. It is not cheap but I find that you get good value for money. The... More 

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Thank Johan L
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

If the boss is on holiday quality - service and food taste is bad otherwise normally is ok. We go there with some friends

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Thank Rudi N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37 - US$147
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vlaamsekaai 14, Antwerp 2000, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Antwerp Province  >  Antwerp
  • Phone Number: +32 3 237 46 51

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?