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Royal Thai

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Road No 3801 | Building 11, Gulf Hotel, Manama 302, Bahrain
+973 17 746421
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Beirut, Lebanon
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for seafood options at the Gulf Hotel (as it was Good Friday) and came upon Royal Thai. There was a special offer for "Thai Friday Nights" for 15 BD, including a superior Thai buffet, 2 drinks (inc beer and wine), and tax and service. The meal was easily the best Thai dinner we have ever experienced. Starter... More 

Thank MarTee959
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the restaurant and the staff and I had a cooking class that I really enjoyed ... the class was very useful

Thank coloy
Zallaq, Bahrain
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food & lovely service. Very quiet & calm place to enjoy the dinner. Staff & manager are awesome.

Thank sanjiv0409
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to enjoy an evening with friends experience the great service and food in Thai night impressive theme

Thank Jackieks1
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

An an expat resident of Thailand, it was a real treat to sit down and feast on authentically prepared dishes, some real specialties from Thailand. Royal Thai does it right !

Thank 13chillicanuck
1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent Restaurant!!!! The food has a perfect taste The service so Good We was servid by Mia , só kind and profissional

Thank Claudia R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The staff were very attentive from the moment I arrived... couldn't have asked for better service! The menu is plentiful and the food is delicious! It was a little quiet when I was there, but it was a lovely setting! When I asked for a wine list a waiter came and offered me Cabernet Sauvignon only, which I thought odd...... More 

Thank mcstephens
Emma Ruth E, Manager at Royal Thai, responded to this review

Dear mcstephens, Thank you for your kind review and for your visit at Royal Thai Restaurant. I was reading at your feedback regarding wine, this is unusual because we have a very big range of wine selections and they are always available. Please accept my apology for that. Hoping to serve you again, this time with the wine menu and... More 

Manama, Bahrain
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308 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had lunch at the Royal Thai in the Gulf Hotel yesterday and it was lovely but SO quiet just me and my OH and a table of 4. We tried a new dish crispy duck with tamarind sauce and it was gorgeous the duck was really crispy but tender. We will be having that again

Thank jvhkouklia
Emma Ruth E, Manager at Royal Thai, responded to this review

Dear jvhkouklia, Thank you so much for your review and for recommending our restaurant. Our team will be very happy to be of service to you again. Kind regards, Ruth Esteban F&B Admin More 

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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240 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have been craving for authentic Thai food the last 2 weeks and only found complete satisfaction of my carving with my lunch at this restaurant. The restaurant ambiance is calm and relaxing almost like a spa with a emphasis to nature and the food is delicious with real Thai spices and ingredients. I had a crab cake in crab... More 

Thank Marvin M
Emma Ruth E, Manager at Royal Thai, responded to this review

Dear Marvin M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for appreciating our restaurant food and ambiance. Hoping to have the privilege of serving you and your guest again. Kind regards, Ruth Esteban F&B Admin More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Awesome dinner,? We had a large group work dinner and had a tight schedule. Food was outstanding, we ordered indivually and paid separately. Serves was outstanding and very professional. We were able to have great meal and make our VTC.

Thank BrewGeek

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 60
Thai, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road No 3801 | Building 11, Gulf Hotel, Manama 302, Bahrain
  • Location: Middle East  >  Bahrain  >  Manama
  • Phone Number: +973 17 746421
The restaurant is situated in a grand pagoda in the grounds of the hotel's tropical gardens and provides scenic views overlooking the turquoise waters of the outdoor swimming pool. The authenticity of this exotic setting is further enhanced inside the restaurant as guests are greeted with enchanting Asian décor and world class Thai cuisine. A spectacular seafood menu offers visitors a huge choice of temptation with lobster, crab, snow fish and hamour that can be fried, steamed, curried and spiced to perfection by the culinary team.

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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?