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Busaba Eathai

319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
+44 20 7729 0808
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (45 reviews)
“calamari” (40 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What can I say, our waitress Hilda was absolutely amazing dealing with a table who had one cocktails too many. Absolute star and oh yeah the food was amazing too lol

Thank ronzbrody
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love busaba! That's a given. And we always seem to make friends with the friendly waiters/waitresses. On this occasion Nalan (Hoxton branch) went a step further, knowing we didn't have much time on our hands she made sure she promptly took our order and...More

Thank Shiz_Latif
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Shiz, It is great to read that you had an amazing experience here at Busaba Hoxton. We always strive to do our best and provide an outstanding customer service. I am also glad that Nalan did a good job, I will definitely pass the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed Busaba during a business trip. I liked my cocktail (some sort a Bellini) a lot, but might have been a bit more chilled. Since I was on my own I also enjoyed the magazine. The food was good and the waiter explained me that...More

Thank EsmeeGC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a takeaway last night from Busaba and it was truly excellent. Every dish was top quality and nicely spiced. it was the best pad thai i have ever had! Guinea Fowl (N) (Nice and Spicy) Sen Chan Pad Thai (N) (GF) (Nice and...More

Thank sootica1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent value and tasty lunch, including jasmine tea. Very helpful and friendly service. Wifi worked well.

Thank Poppy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was the second time we had dinner at Busaba, and like the first time, we were quite happy with the quality of the food and the service which came fast and friendly. Prices are reasonable, but given the rather small size of each of...More

Thank Guy L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner here with a colleague when on a business trip and we enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. It is good quality for a fair price. Staff is very friendly and food is served fast. Would come back again.

Thank Jeroen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible Pad Thai, the spicy meat salad was without any Chili - the service was extremely slow - won't go there again 😭More

Thank Rainer S
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rainer I am sorry to read your comments as regards to your recent visit to Busaba Hoxton. My apologies and I have investigated the matter with our Head chef. Please let me know when you are visiting us and i will make sure the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Busaba Thai before and know that the food is always consistently good. What made our latest experience even more fantastic was the manner, friendliness and positive energy of Darlan, one of the waiter's at the Shoreditch branch. He was so helpful...More

Thank E1Whitechapel
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you E1 for your comments and I have passed your comments to Darlan. Hope to see you back again. CT.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic/authentic thai food, for Western palates. Interesting decor and buzzy atmosphere. Consistently good across all locations!

Thank Busterbud_Sydney
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Busterbud I am glad you enjoyed the food and decor. We hope to see you back again. CT.

The western front of the edgy East End, Shoreditch is
a perennially trendy haven for anything “street” – be
it art, food, or fashion. With its handful of well
connected transportation links dotting its perimeter,
along with an ever increasing variety of shops,
hotels, bars, and restaurants, it's easy to explore
this trend-conscious and youth-oriented neighbourhood.
There's a lingering post-industrial grit about
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Shoreditch
  • Neighbourhood: Shoreditch
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7729 0808
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In the heart of London's hip East End, Busaba Old Street has introduced a lounge bar and extended drinks list to the concept.
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