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Thai Culinary

Central Business District
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433 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9328 3812
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Food isn't the best the staffs is not friendly at all, which is pretty disappointed, the price is pretty reasonable.

Thank Thomas H
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday for dinner. The fried chicken ribs were fantastic. Pad gra pow beef were delicious too. Food wise they were perfect. However the service was one of the worst I have come across in my life. This is not meant for all the staff but 1 particular girl stood out for the worst service. Obviously we do not know... More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This little Thai restaurant isn't elaborate (but we didn't come here dressed to the nines either) BUT the food is to absolutely to die for😍 We had the fried chicken ribs, Thai fried rice and tom yum soup on oh my gosh it hit every flavour spot imaginable. I would have loved to upload photos unfortunately I was half way... More 

Thank Monicacrean
Singapore, Singapore
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116 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Along Elizabeth street amongst other Chinese, Japanese, Taiwanese eateries. Pretty authentic foo. Rice is softer compared to next door Chinese Restaurant rice.

Thank Picolla2014
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was recommended the chicken spare ribs by a friend when I visited Melbourne last time but couldn't try it on that trip. This time I happily stayed around the corner and managed to try the chicken spare ribs, having stumbled across Thai culinary by chance. Boy am I glad I did, it was well seasoned, spicy, crunchy and garlicky.... More 

Thank Drkiwimarc
Melbourne, Australia
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79 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife and I are regulars, due to the quality of the food and the convenience of the location. The food is very tasty with all staff being Thai. My only criticism. It is a cash-only establishment,

Thank gdown64
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Ordered the spicy chicken ribs. And wow...... hands down best chicken ribs in melbourne. It is super tasty. Be careful, it can be too spicy for some of us. Service was not superb but what do u expect from a fast paced restaurant. Will definitely visit again.

Thank andrewarmstrong21
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Food is consistently great but the wait staff can be extremely rude at times. Think they prefer people to order takeaway

Thank Zuma S
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for tea last night they thought we were a takeaway but when we said we were eating in they did not get upset they apologize for the mix up gave us a free side dish. The food was absolutely beautiful & there was a great amount we were left feeling full and very satisfied. Would not hesitate... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Launceston, Australia
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112 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The friendly staff couldn't do enough for me. Love Thai food and this restaurant didn't let me down. So much so that I ate here for two days in a row. Both meals were delicious and fresh.. Well done.

Thank Bruce W

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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 Elizabeth St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9328 3812

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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