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Borderline Tea Garden

674/14 Inthara Khiri Road, Mae Sot, Thailand
+66 55 546 584
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (6 reviews)
“samosas” (14 reviews)
“lime basil” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
674/14 Inthara Khiri Road, Mae Sot, Thailand
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

In such a relaxing atmosphere, one can find some of the best burmese food in Mae Sot. I would especially recommend the samosa salad and the lime-basil juice. The staff are friendly, they have a very nice craft-shop (a bit pricy compared to other places...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank amorcilo
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Honestly disappointed after reading such high reviews and ratings. We read the reviews and had high expectations when we sought this place out. Expecting a garden with flowers and plants! The backyard where the seating/eating area is very basic. The cooking/kitchen area looked unhygienic. The...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Was suggested to go here by a local & it did not disappoint. Lovely shaded cafes in the back of the Borderline shop. Lime & basil drink is perfect on a hot day. The Burmese speciality Nam Bia Bae Biote with flatbread is excellent if...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Anne T
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy vegetarian dishes, and don’t mind an alcohol and smoke free zone this is a great restaurant. Ambience is extremely relaxed. You can sit at a low table on the floor, but there are also some tables and chairs available. The Burmese Asian...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 149SimonD
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I was a bit hesitant to eat here for a start as my husband, not a vegetarian, has a very healthy appetite. I read the review which mentioned the portion sizes were tiny so we ordered 3 meals between the 2 of us; the tea...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Patrece W
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The restaurant I find hard to be leave is #2 in Mae sot, the staff is constantly eating in the kitchen or asleep on the floor. The food was far from special with both lacking taste and size. The portions are tiny, also this is...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Jim R
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Truly loved my time at Borderline! My girlfriend and I came to Mae Sot specifically for the Burmese influence, and were not disappointed with this Tea Garden! Tea was excellent, potato curry was excellent, lentils, tea leaf salad....all perfect! We also enjoyed a follow-up Cappuccino,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 20 June 2017

ate here many times during a research project on the border. the food was always delicious. the basil drinks were also excellent!

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Set in a pretty garden Borderline offers a great healthy vegetarian/ vegan menu, using fresh ingredients. The food is delicious and the staff are welcoming.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank LouiseWakelin
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is one of the several must-go-to eating places in town. It has a great range of Burmese dishes and drinks and also offers a cooking class that includes a wander at the local market. The restaurant is behind the store which offers handmade goods....More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Janathan N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 674/14 Inthara Khiri Road, Mae Sot, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Tak Province  >  Mae Sot
  • Phone Number: +66 55 546 584
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