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Bua Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bangkholaem
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Santa Rosa, California
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86 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tasty food, especially the fish curry paste in banana leaf, BBQ (smoked) pork ribs, fresh fried fish and sautéed winter melon shoots for 800 bht. Not large portions but good food.

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Thank revett2016
Honolulu, Hawaii
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Has lunch with three friends on 2/12. Great food, excellent service. outstanding dishes, Crab, Fried Rice, Mango w/Sticky Rice

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Thank Foodservicepro
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered a big grilled fish, soup, vegetables, fried prawn cake and drinks-- all at a price of one dinner in the mall. Loved it a lot!

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Thank Allan S
Singapore, Singapore
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87 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We rate the food highly here; barbecued pork ribs were especially good. Red duck curry was notable. Fish maw soup thick with maw and mushrooms was wholesome and memorable. Mango with sticky rice was pleasantly aromatic and most palatable. Thai Jasmine rice for all at the table. And the company of great friends crowned it as the most meaningful night... More 

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Thank angelina_sg
Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We had a memorable wedding at Bua Restaurant on the 02/04/16. The ceremony starts around 7am and by the time we reached, everything were well prepared. Our guests loves the food and the ambience. The manager, khun kunakhon was attentive and ensure everything was in order.. Before the wedding, we went to taste the food and the food which they... More 

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Thank Andy S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We bumped into this restaurant on the river. Nice atmosphere and delicious Thai cuisine. Even our 5 years old daughter enjoyed it. I would recommend this restaurant. price wise is quite cheap, for a restaurant. The menu has some dishes pictured, which I find quite helpful especially as the staff doesn't speak good English.

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Thank LaurAvanzo
Canada
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71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

My friends and I walked into this restaurant for supper and a few drinks. The prices were great and the drinks included mai thai's, margaritas, bloody mary's, beer, etc. I had the tom yum soup, which comes in a steel pot, and it was delicious! I also had the mango sticky rice for dessert. Everyone in our group enjoyed their... More 

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Thank Tayler H
Singapore
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

the friends I travelled with claimed that this was one of the best Thai food places in Bangkok (for that price) and visited it on every trip. to be honest, it is above average. I really enjoyed the curried prawns and tom yam soup. the free Wi-Fi provided inhouse is a great distraction from the long waiting times for food... More 

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Thank Shah J
Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

Dishes was done very well eg. tom yum goong, basil pork. excellent and would come again. Located near BTS station so pretty convenient

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Thank Smintttt
Chicago
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

red curry and catfish is superb..fresh food. Nice atmosphere, seating along the river. wait staff was friendly and accommodating.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rama 3, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Bangkholaem
  • Neighbourhood: Bangkholaem

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