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Ruen Mallika Royal Thai Cuisine

#1,123 of 9,282 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Sukhumvit
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189 Soi Sukhumvit 22, Sukhumvit Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
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+66 2 663 3211
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Bangkok, Thailand
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84 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best original Thai food with initiator Thai atmosphere and tasty food. Ruen Mallika at sukumvit 22, is old style the big thai house made from wood, even staff wear original thai dress. This place have indoor, out door with garden view big trees and nature. The food is tasty not too spicy. 1st menu Bussaba fried is a flower... More 

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Overall atmosphere is cozy with a nice spicy foods. Some of it i.e. Popular Green Curry and all sort of cooked Prawns is absolutely jaw-dropping. Price is reasonable and surely will come again.

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1 Thank azrulhanis
Bangkok
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164 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

I have eaten here many times over the years. The menu doesn't change, nor does it need to with a beautiful selection of designer Thai dishes that are found in no other Bangkok restaurants. The menu itself is a work of art! The restaurant is on a small soi about 2km from the main Sukhumvhit Road and you'll need to... More 

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2 Thank Tony L
Copenhagen, Denmark
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129 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Visited w business friends. The selection of food is very attractive and I heard that this is a top Thai restaurant. This is true, I really enjoyed, even though the green curry really hit me!

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2 Thank Otic
Bangkok, Thailand
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

We are likely to visit this restaurant to enjoy typical Thai food under traditional atmosphere. Taste is good. If you don't like so spicy food, you can order less spicy food. Tourists who we invited were very glad.

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2 Thank Kuri T
HK
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Service is friendly and helpful considering we were a big group. Not many other tables, quiet for a Saturday night. Was looking forward to good traditional Thai dishes -food was not bad but nothing very outstanding - and pricy for Bangkok - considering we didn't have dessert or alcohol!

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1 Thank 70cyl
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

My husband and I came upon this restaurant by accident; we were actually looking for a different restaurant, but settled on Royal Thai. What a great accident. The restaurant was very well presented, with friendly and efficient staff. The food was delicious. Our meal commenced with a complimentary appetiser, which was a one or two bite explosion of flavours in... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

For the location a bit far from BTS Asoke and can not walk need to take taxi. This restaurant is thai restaurant nice staff but Price very expensive and taste for me is normal not delicious and some menu very salt

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2 Thank looknutt
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

The location is not very good but with beautiful garden inside. In terms of food quality, it might be one of the best Thailand food I ever have in Bangkok though it's a bit pricy. Spicy soup is super yummy. The pineapple fried rice is even well decorated. Highly recommend to try once.

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4 Thank 致瑋沈
Zhongshan
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Been there many times. Large choice and great dishes. Lovely atmosphere. Nice staff. A must go in Bangkok.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 189 Soi Sukhumvit 22, Sukhumvit Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Sukhumvit
  • Neighbourhood: Sukhumvit
  • Phone Number: +66 2 663 3211
Description
The gorgeously 200 year-old early Ratanakosin-era teakwood house is one of the favorites for Thai and Foreign customers, who would like to feel and to live Thai cultures. "Eating's like Thai, Living's like Thai"

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

Staying in Sukhumvit

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Sukhumvit
With a mix of shopping malls, hip bars and food stalls lining both sides of Thailand’s longest road, you’ll rarely encounter a dull moment along Sukhumvit. While the main road itself doesn't offer a lot in terms of entertainment, it's the adjoining 'sois' (alleys) where the magic happens. Popular spots are soi 11 for a lively night out, soi 4 for naughty nightlife and soi 21 for world-class shopping at Terminal 21. It's hard to cover everything this area has to offer in on day, so be sure to take your time. Sukhumvit is heavily congested with traffic during day and night, so getting from A to B is most convenient using the BTS Skytrain right above it.
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