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Mangosteen Cafe and Books

13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 81 793 5814
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came based on excellent reviews and I wasn’t very impressed. Service was incredibly friendly and warm but the food did let us down. Flavours were not bad but textures and consistency was not so good. Had the special to share which was ok but looked...More

Thank NickyRB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have on original papaya pad Thai : they replaced the noodle by papaya. It is such delicious. Very nice lady. Good adress. Be careful if you ask spicy.. I asked medium and it was sooo hot 😉

Thank Gaëlle H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I spent 3 days in Kanchanaburi, and all of them I ate at this place. The food was fresh and delicious, and the prices very good! The owner is super nice and helpful.

1  Thank Fernandadp
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I had the penang curry which was just about the right spiciness for me. But there was very little to it, just curry sauce, some bits of chicken and a few slivers of chilli, no veg such as peas or onions. It was a small...More

Thank Ray2Travel
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Mangosteen is back in it's old location. It's as good as ever. The food is still delicious, well priced and delivered promptly to the table. They serve Interesting Thai dishes that you may not have tried before as well as the old Thai favourites and...More

Thank rollingstoneUk
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

After some searching for a nice restaurant, we arrived at Mangosteen. It was hard to choose from the menu because of all the great choices, I don't think you can go wrong with anything on the menu. The owner is incredibly kind, with good English,...More

Thank Jeroen T
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Visited last night... great food some of the best in a trip around Thailand past two weeks! Friendly service and welcoming environment! Would be back but have to leave today maybe again sometime we will be back.

Thank PnEcritic
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a good place to eat, you had good thai dishes and also european i advice you this restaurant :)

Thank marie l
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch at Mangosteen after our bus ride from Bangkok. We had delicious coconut smoothies and green curry. We mentioned that we were going to the Museum next and the owner offered to watch our bags - it was very kind. We...More

Thank bebrown13
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here as soon as we got to town and had our bags with us. After a delicious lunch, the green curry plus a coconut shake, the owner let us leave our bags there while we went to the Death Railway Museum (which...More

Thank Julie G
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Kanchanaburi Province  >  Kanchanaburi
  • Phone Number: +66 81 793 5814
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