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Ruan Orchid

14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
+44 1244 400661
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (43 reviews)
“green curry” (17 reviews)
“boiled rice” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
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1 - 10 of 435 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Booked a table of 6 on the Early Bird Menu. Two courses for £14.95. Excellent value for money. Tasty food. Good service. Nice setting for a date

Thank AnneMarie775
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited with friends on a Thurs eve and we all had the early bird deal, 2 courses for £14.95. Food delicious and served fairly quickly. Staff really friendly. It's a lovely little restaurant with a great atmosphere.

Thank Nicola L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the Ruan Orchid last night for a meal. The staff were friendly enough and showed us to a table promptly, as it wasn't very busy when we arrived. The meal wasn't bad, but we won't be rushing back. Bear in...More

Thank Jules S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service is correct. Large menu - takes a lot of time to read and to choose if you are not an expert in Thai food. However, the proposed menus make the decision easier. Quality is correct but not really outstanding.

Thank Franz S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Thai food I have ever had. Best food of our week long trip. Nice downtown location. Service was excellent.

Thank dak59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed our evening here. The place was buzzing but not packed, the tables were nicely spaced apart and the general atmosphere was comfortable and friendly . Good attentive service , reasonably priced and finally , and most importantly, the food was a little...More

2  Thank Sally C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just eaten here whilst on business, I ordered the Homemade dumplings which were amazing, followed by a Thai green curry which I can honestly say is the BEST I have EVER had and I have travelled Thailand! The service was also excellent! If you want...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Great food, especially the lunch menu and early bird evening one. The staff though do need to be a little more friendly and welcoming. A smile wouldn't go amiss!!!

Thank ChrissyLee_12
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We visited here Monday evening with friends having fond memories of an amazing meal many years ago and we were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and patient as we took a time to choose and finally decided on 2 different starter platters to share,...More

1  Thank 14teresa12
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Very welcoming upon arrival, the food was to a very high standard. Good choice of food on the menu. Excellant service throughout the whole time. Would highly recommend.

Thank jenniricquish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 400661
  • E-mail
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