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Tara Thai

104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
+44 1702 391171
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (24 reviews)
“jungle curry” (6 reviews)
“sticky rice” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a family group on a Saturday evening, having pre-booked. On arrival the table wasn’t ready, but we didn’t have to wait too long to be seated. The subsequent wait, however, even for drinks orders to be taken, was too long, and then the...More

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a large thai restaurant and the staff were helpful. They only stuck with the set lunch menu and would not deviate as I like thai soups with noodles. Was a bit pricey for lunch, but the food was ok

Thank keltoshe
Reviewed 21 February 2018

I was greeted warmly and ordered my drinks, which came quickly. They took my meal order, which again was served quite quickly. The Panang was lovely.

Thank Paul_Ventris
Reviewed 1 February 2018

beautiful setting, couldn't fault the gentleman serving us. I have visited Thailand and the food is true to its roots at tara thai. Drinks are a little bit limited, I dont drink beer or wine so it was either spirit or a soft. Cocktail menu...More

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Booked a table for 7.30PM - I don't think we got out of there until 10PM or so, there was only 4 of us and we didn't have desserts/coffee, just wanted a reasonably nice dinner before heading elsewhere.. Food was average if I'm honest. Tom...More

1  Thank Lee C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We went on Saturday and arrived early at 6.30pm. The restaurant is impressive and has a good feel to it. There were only a couple of tables and we were greeted promptly and shown to our seat. It soon got busy and the restaurant was...More

Thank DleeG98
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I heard nothing but good reviews about Tara Thai. Unfortunately for us however the service was shocking. The restaurant was full but they only had 2 girls serving which meant we were waiting 10-20 mins each time we wanted to order a drink/food. The waitress...More

Thank Broganroseeex
Reviewed 15 January 2018

They call themselves a Thai restaurant but the food tastes more like Chinese. Bland and tasteless as well as being over priced and slow service.

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I have visited this thai restaurant a couple of times with my husband. Although a little pricey you certainly get what you pay for, the food is excellent, in comparison to cheaper thai restaurants around, this is still y far my favourite and happy to...More

Thank Clairevc1
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We have visited a number of times and were greeted like members of the family, the staff remembered us, chatted and were great. The food, delicious, hot and spiced and wonderful. Hugely recommend them.

Thank Owen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 62
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 391171
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