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Blue Orchid Thai Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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22 Bulcock St, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
+61 7 5491 9433
17:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 23:30
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Peregian Beach, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good Thai food with friendly staff. Had Pad Thai and massaman curry. Good with some veggies on the side.

Thank dorothycooper
Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw this advertised as 2nd best in Australia. What a joke! Vegetable spring rolls for starters were out of the freezer and tasted old, the garnishes looked like they had been used before too. My husbands beef massaman was ok (yet lacking flavour and the potatoes were under-cooked and tasted like they had been thrown in at the end, as... More 

Thank Eatingoutisthebiz
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Was a good dinner but I'm not sure about it being awarded the 2nd best Thai restaurant in Australia.

Thank Scott K
Perth, Australia
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76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Just finished eating the meal and felt compelled to write the review straight away. We ordered green chicken curry, masaman beef and coconut rice (Takeaway). Absolutely delicious. Sign on the door said this place finished 2nd in the best Thai restaurant in Australia award and I can believe it. I wanted to go back and see whether they would consider... More 

Thank Matnshaz
Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I have been going to Blue Orchid for 16 years and it has always been my favorite Thai in Caloundra. Though this time it wasn't quite on point. Less busy than previous. Service was a bit off. Asked for meal order before being asked for drinks. Drinks still reasonably priced. Had chicken spring rolls for entree ( suspect they were... More 

1 Thank Ant814
Caloundra, Australia
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Great food! We've eaten in and also used their takeaway service and the food has always been good - with a reasonable price tag. I particularly like the red curry duck, but it is all good.

Thank John B
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

It was a well serviced restaurant with a good selection n the menu. Food was hot, tasty and to order. Good wine and beer selection. Tables are a little small for 4. But, we enjoyed our meal and price was reasonable.

Thank sandy s
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Whenever I'm on the Sunshine Coast I always come back here. It's casual dining and a simple setting but the Thai food is fresh and full of flavor.

Thank Austravellingworld
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Had 4 mains and 2 rice as take-away meals to feed 4 and all of us (2 adults and 2 kids) thought the meals were of excellent quality. We had a Thai green chicken curry and 3 other dishes all were fantastic. Would recommend to all.

Thank Alan7777777777
Toowoomba, Australia
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Happy visit to Blue Orchid. We were put off at first because we couldn't see in to the restaurant from the street but decided to go with other reccomendations. Inside it is comfortable, but maybe a bit dark, with tables quite close together. Thai fish cakes were tasty and obviously freshly made. The green prawn curry was superb but probably... More 

Thank Christopher H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bulcock St, Caloundra, Queensland 4551, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Caloundra
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5491 9433

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