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Thai Garden

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30-32 Palace Avenue, Paignton TQ3 3HB, England
01803-52-15-40
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When you have time and you enjoy the best authentic tastes of Thailand, this is the place to go. A superb full menu, charming décor, and Min and his staff give great service with the occasional floor show. Thoroughly recommended.

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Thank Steve H
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Situated in a quiet city centre side street with free on-street parking after 6pm, the Thai Garden is a cosy little restaurant with unfailingly friendly and courteous staff. The menu includes the usual favourites (mixed starters, red and green curries, noodles and stir fries), all freshly prepared and packed with flavour. If you've never tried Thai cuisine before, it's a... More 

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Thank JCT1971
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Relatives down for the weekend again and although we tried to promote other Thai restaurants in the area the Thai Garden in Paignton was the only option! So despite our best efforts we had to eat through a range of succulent starters, five different rice dishes from a choice of nine, various noodle dishes and share main courses from Satay... More 

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Thank Peter E
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Thai restaurants I have been to, great food and service, if you like veggies options really good.

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Thank Hadleig
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We were visiting Paignton for the weekend and decided we were in the mood for Thai food. The Thai Garden was on the outskirts of the town and is not too big, although there are plenty of tables, so we decided to book ahead. We were glad we did as the restaurant filled up very quickly after 7.30pm. We decided... More 

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Thank Jacqui B
Paignton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My husband took me to The Thai Garden for my birthday treat and a treat it was. The food was so tasty, I've had Thai before but this was by far the best I've tasted. A wide variety of dishes and if you didn't know what to order the staff were keen to help you make a choice based on... More 

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torquay
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

What a wonderful evening we had at the Thai Gardens last night. We were a party of 15 and we were made very welcome. We had already made our choices from the extensive menu in advance and when we arrived table plans were drawn up and the correct meals were delivered to each person by name, a really efficient service.... More 

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English Riviera, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

I visited this restaurant with a large group of ladies for a birthday party. It was my first experience of Thai food and I was very happy with it. Thai Gardens have a very extensive and inexpensive menu which our party took full use of. Without exception the food was well presented by attentive staff and most enjoyable. On a... More 

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Abingdon, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Had a veg platter for starters and really tasty. Main courses equally tasty and including three beers and two Yasmine teas bill was very reasonable given the quality of food. Definitely recommended!!!'

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Thank clive j
Paignton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, with fast and very friendly service. Very Thai decor adds to the ambience. All round fab restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30-32 Palace Avenue, Paignton TQ3 3HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: 01803-52-15-40

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