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Ruan Thai - CLOSED

7 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
+27 46 622 2874
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
13 Mar 2014
“Restaurant no longer exists. Now called Morgan's”
15 Jan 2014
“Good for big parties”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Asian, Thai
7 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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Reviewed 13 March 2014

Restaurant no longer exists. Now called Morgan's, run by someone different, entirely different menu etc.

1  Thank SheilaTN12
Reviewed 16 January 2014

The reviewer, LopingianTravels, who claimed Morgan’s is Ruan Thai reopened next door after it burned down has a lot of details wrong. It did not burn down. That was the building next door. And it is not the same management: that changed when the name...More

Thank PhilipMach
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Ruan Thai burned late last year (2012), leaving the restaurant without a home. The owners moved next door and opened Morgans restaurant where they continue to serve Thai, Indian, and continental cuisines. Our friends enjoyed the previous restaurant for their vegetarian fare, and we decided...More

Thank LopingianTravels
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Delicious Thai food in a quirky setting. Unlicensed so BYOB. Portions are large and filling. Ask for extra chills if you like your food spicy!

Thank TaraZA
Reviewed 14 September 2012

A sweet garden with candles from where you can peep into the kitchen to see the Thai chef working. However you always seem to wait too long, and the food - while quite adventurous for Grahamstown - just doesn't taste exactly right if you've eaten...More

Thank Skoonveld
Reviewed 3 May 2012

I am glad I encountered this wonderful Thai restaurant during my stay in Grahamstown. I felt comfortable there with nice meals and staff as well as Asian atmospheres. The food was delicious - my friend had curry and he said it was good and moderately...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Ruan Thai is not the fanciest most authentic-feeling thai restaurant but it's also not trying to be. Its what I would imagine 'home cooking' would be like thai styled. The small quirky dining room doesn't allow for a busy bustling atmosphere but as a venue...More

Thank Mdross88
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 New Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Grahamstown
  • Phone Number: +27 46 622 2874
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Fantastic hidden gem. Unlicensed. Large portions of authentic Thai food. Great ambiance and value for money.
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