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Rice Thai Restaurant

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41 St. Cuthberts Street | Bedford, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
+44 1234 272053
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Wed - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I visited with a small group of friends of varying tastes. The restaurant is intimate but the tables are not too close together. The menu selections are excellent. As a vegetarian I potentially struggle to find something within the meat courses but there were plenty of choices for both starters and main. The food itself was extremely well cooked and... More 

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Thank DMNone
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want good thai food this is the place .run by lovely people friendly, attentive , and helpful. Food wise very good tasty and good portions.only thing bit cramped up wish there restaurant was bit bigger , but was full of customers. Will definitely be going back .

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1 Thank Sarah K
Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

As one of my friends must eat Gluten Free they chose this restaurant as they had enjoyed their take-away from Rice Thai. We were greeted warmly and shown to our table. Our drinks order was taken and hefty menus supplied. Amazing choice! So much to tempt. Our starters and main courses which were beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. We will... More 

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2 Thank CarolVB
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten here a couple of times now. The staff are really friendly and the food fantastic. I can really recommend theprawn toast which is possibly the best I have ever tasted. Well worth a visit but take care to book ahead if you can; its a popular place. 😀

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Thank Ian R
Hertford, England, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had high hopes for this restaurant as the reviews are all outstanding and the restaurant is fully booked most nights. Tonight's meal certainly disappoint. The pork kebabs are amazing and the pad Thai and Weeping Tiger outstanding. Really friendly staff and attentive service definitely make this the best restaurant we've been to in Bedford town centre.

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2 Thank AmyA26_12
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rice Thai food was ok it's not wow Thai food , have had better . But service was good friendly owner , mind you bit small inside like not much space nor much privacy . But food was decent . Quite expensive.

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Thank London114
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the king prawn starter, which was top notch - and very large creatures they were too. A good pad thai for mains, but the prawns were definitely the highlight. We were an awkward group, and came in early, and scattered, but the staff accomodated this. However, due to the small size, it wasn't possible to seat us all... More 

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Thank Miccharlie
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to Rice a few times since it opened and I'm always impressed with the food and the service. We last went as a group of 7 to celebrate two family birthdays and again it did not disappoint. We had the starter platters to share and then each had different main courses, all of which were delicious. The service... More 

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1 Thank ERedford
Bedford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been wanting to try this restaurant but always seems to get booked up. No surprise as the premise itself is small and is very popular. The staff are very friendly and the ambience is very cosy. If you want a quiet dining experience with privacy you will not get it here. Started with the Mixed Platter, i cannot remember... More 

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2 Thank Amrit U
Bedfordshire
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been twice in the past couple of months and both experiences were absolutely spot on - cosy, intimate & great atmosphere with attentive yet professional service. On both visits we had an assortment of starters to share which were delicious and plentiful. All parties enjoyed every aspect of the meal, my personal highlight was creating my own Super Pad Thai... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?