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Cafe Michael 2

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204 Rundle St | 204 Rundle Street, 5000, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8223 3519
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
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Adelaide, Australia
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here many times before and not been disappointed previously. On this occasion however, I felt standards had slipped. The young waitress certainly had an attitude that was not welcoming or friendly and the food appeared to have lost its edge. Not terrible by any stretch, just not of the previous high standard we have come to expect. Hope... More 

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Thank monarch010
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

terrible service, terrible food and the attitude of owner is a joke. Save your money and frustrations go else where. To list what went wrong: 1.Totally got the order wrong 2. Charged for items never requested 3. requested Chicken Tom Yum, received something completely different and Seafood 4. Rice was 3 day old 5. chicken chili basil smelt like it... More 

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Thank eryk s
Newcastle, Australia
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure if we they were having a bad day when we went there, but I am only reviewing for this visit and the experience we had . Others might find it alot better than we did - the staff seemed to have prefered to be anywhere but at work, no friendliness,, they took our order - very slow for... More 

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Thank Kate D
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst in Adelaide for the Tour Down Under cycling event, I found Cafe Michael 2, it's well worth a visit. Food was good, service was quick and friendly. Definitely worth a try

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Thank Ron K
Melbourne, Australia
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73 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reviewed here 2 years ago and very pleased it hasn't changed one bit. Friendly staff, food freshly prepared and the taste is superb. Very authentic Thai, I hope it continues.

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Thank scratchyfoot
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

We called in for lunch whilst visiting Adelaide and were very impressed with the taste and quality of the Thai food. The Tom Yum soup was especially delicious

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Thank Rod B
Adelaide, Australia
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I love the freshness of the dishes and the fact you can get really hot food here. If you love it very very hot, ask for "Thai hot". Check out the Penang Beef, Nam Tok and Satay. Very hard to understand them on the phone over the raucous of the kitchen so be prepared to literally repeat things fifty times... More 

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Thank 5066bill
Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Just had a take away pad Thai with chicken and prawn. Chicken (if that's what it was) was inedible, there were 4 prawns and a container full of sloppy noodles. No flavour at all - nothing authentic about this dish and a total waste of money. It's not hard to get this dish right but Cafe Michael 2 could not... More 

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Thank Ann L L
Melbourne, Australia
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133 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Not quite a hole in the wall, but not expansive either. Laminate tables, comfy chairs, paper napkins, fork and spoon dictated to me that we would enjoy a good Thai meal, I was not disappointed.

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Thank GLW1941
Seattle, Washington
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105 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This is some of the best Thai food we have had. The flavors were authentic and not just the typical found so often now. However the food was not spicy so could be a disappointment if you equate authentic with hot. I prefer less spicy so I can enjoy the complex flavors more. So this was perfect for me. Service... More 

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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
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Rundle St | 204 Rundle Street, 5000, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8223 3519

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