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Rice Thai Restaurant

41 St. Cuthberts Street | Bedford, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
+44 1234 272053
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (60 reviews)
“rice” (113 reviews)
“jungle curry” (11 reviews)
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 St. Cuthberts Street | Bedford, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

just reading the menu through had us waiting with baited breath - excellent starters and the mains didnt disappoint either (though we ate too much starters)! wonderful staff and the chef must be at the top of his game all in all a great experience....More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited here and had a lovely evening. The atmosphere here was great and it's nice that it is only a small restaurant. I was really pleased with the brilliant gluten free menu and had the gluten free vegetable tempura to start and then...More

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Starter. Fish cakes were rubber and definitely not fish. Pork was four skewers stuck in a round on pineapple. What? Mains. Possibly an improvement but still trying to get over the rubber starter so hard to tell. We didn’t stay for dessert. Service lovely but...More

3  Thank PebbleOcean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been wanting to try this restaurant for a while but it is very busy. We know why. Excellent food very good service. Brilliant separate gluten free menu. My husband has a very severe wheat allergy and so often he is disappointed as restaurants...More

Thank amandawdimmock
RICETHAI, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much. We look forward to seeing again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The ownership has recently changed and we though it only right to support new owners. Very pleased to say that food just as good and restaurant busy. Welcomed in and friendly service. We shall return.

Thank CodsBedford
RICETHAI, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you. We're glad you enjoyed your experience, we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say...been coming here since the week after opening and thats quite a time. My friend and I called in on Wednesday to say a goodbye to Tim and Mag. As usual the food was superb...we had black been ostrich, a lively...More

Thank dinoSwindon
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Agree with previous reviewers... the owner/manager seemed to revel in turning prospective diners away during a cold January evening. Whilst there were plenty of tables available. The food was nothing special. Could have cooked it at home if I could have been bothered. Very expensive...More

1  Thank Andreamac_12
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Don't know what the fuss is about. This place is no comparison to other Thai restaurants I've been to. I don't like fuss but there isnt any attempt here to do any of the things traditional Thai restaurants deliver on - no flowers, no fruit...More

2  Thank carlos01234
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Always a good experience Small, tightly packed like sardines so only 4* Food is always fresh and generous Service always with a smile

Thank roadstar_racer
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This place is tiny and has always done well because it’s in the better end of town. 30 seats mostly full all the time. Recently tried my luck after a spur of the moment choice post rugby club. The owner almost sneered at us as...More

2  Thank sarabeds123
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Jane W
20 February 2017|
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Response from RiceTha1 | Property representative |
dairy is rarely used in Thai cuisine but we do have dish from southern Thailand with milk. There is a preservative in our coconut milk which contains sulphite but besides curries most other dishes are fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 St. Cuthberts Street | Bedford, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 272053
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