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Ban Song Thai

#51 of 1,533 Restaurants in Zurich
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Old Town
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Kirchgasse 6 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
+41 44 252 33 31
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Today
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:45
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw the recommendation on TripAdvisor and we decided to give it a try since we were craving for Asian food. Went to the restaurant without a booking and we were lucky to get a table as most of the tables were booked. We ordered phad thai, fried beef, red curry chicken n fried mixed vegetables. The portion is just nice... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Prime ingrediences freshly cooked from experienced thai chefs. Everytime a real pleasure to be there. Reservations are highly recomended!

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Thank Charana79
Frankfurt, Germany
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place that I always visit when in Zürich. All of the curries are excellent and pairs well with the rosé wine. If you aren't from Zürich/Switzerland, then it's expensive, but relative to Zürich it's reasonable.

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London, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited by myself on a Tuesday evening as soon as the restaurant opened at 6pm. There were a few people there already. With some kind of attitude, I was offered a table until 7pm (sufficient as I was by myself) and the restaurant filled up amazingly quickly thereafter. I thought I was in for a treat with all of these... More 

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Douglas, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wandering around the streets of Zurich trying to find a nice restaurant and stumbled across this. They were clearly full but made a place up at the bar for me (I was on my own). Nice touch. The food looked excelled (I was right by the service elevator so could see everything that was brought out), and although I don't... More 

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Thank jciom69
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We've had a very delicious dinner. Authentic Thai food without any chichi. Friendly service. Can absolutely recommend this tiny restaurant.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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104 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were on the look out for Thai food in Zurich on a Sat night, and via TripAdvisor found this place in the old part of town - very nice walk to the restaurant from the other side of the lake. The staff are superb and we were lukcy to be fit in on a Sat night - we came... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Very friendly serving staff. The food wasn't bad, it was fresh but just .... OK, not WOW, if anything a little bland. Restaurant lacks a little atmosphere, feels more like a day time cafe for lunch while shopping, not a special place for a weekend evening meal. If this is the best place in Zürich to eat Thai then it... More 

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Europe
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75 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Ban Song Thai is a great Thai restaurant which serves very delicious and authentic food, yet adapted to European taste buds - the food was tasty but rather mild, so for really spicy food lovers there is always an opportunity to ask for extra spices. The staff is very friendly and attentive. The place is always packed, so if you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

In general I am a Thai food fan so I have been to many Thai restaurants. I am from Toronto so we have some great restaurant choices there but this Thai restaurant is hands down best Thai food ever. Not only food but service, atmosphere and prices(Zurich standard) everything is amazing. A must when visiting Zurich!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 44
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:45
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirchgasse 6 | 8001 Zurich, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Zurich  >  Zurich>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +41 44 252 33 31
Description
Thai Restaurant est. 1995, Since same owner. No MSG. A la carte evenings: exclusively bio beef, Mangrove sustainable shrimp, bio porc. Only best quality products.

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