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Blue Orchid

The Square, Aspley Guise MK17 8DF, England
+44 1908 282877
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“mixed starter” (18 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Square, Aspley Guise MK17 8DF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Celebrated a 50th birthday here yesterday. Chose this restaurant because it is consistently excellent. Mixed starters delicious and every main dish was fantastic. Have eaten food in Thailand and attended cookery courses and I can honestly say this place is faultless. The service was impeccable...More

Thank Kris R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really lovely restaurant. Wonderful freshly prepared food. Had the set meal which was plenty for just two of us. Staff very friendly. Eaten here during the summer when they were doing out door dining in their ornate garden which was also an amazing experience. Lovely...More

1  Thank kross1709
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

4 of us went for a business meal one evening after it being recommended, we weren't disappointed. The welcome was genuine and friendly, the service was quick and efficient, the attentiveness was faultless without being pushy, the food superb. We chose a set meal and...More

1  Thank mikeeff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally recommend this restaurant. Came here a couple of years ago and when we realised we were close we made the effort to come again. Set meal was brilliant with tastes complimenting each other and resulting in being comfortably full but not overly stuffed. Staff...More

1  Thank KAL1604
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always an excellent experience. A very wide menu choice and attentive service makes this a firm favorite. I would eat here every night if my waistline would allow.

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mixed seafood platter and dim sum were lovely. Chang took us back to our honeymoon 25 years ago.. Mains were very tasty, but they have clearly toned the spice down for the brits. Pad Thai was sweet rather than balanced. Great atmosphere and service... In...More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Blue Orchid and as it was a sunny evening all meals were served in the stunning outdoor garden. Excellent food and great service. We will be going back as they offer an Indian menu as well!

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a beautiful Thai meal, served by efficient, friendly staff, in a lovely setting. Another family had a young child and the staff were extremely helpful and friendly, and sensitive.

1  Thank Muriel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to The Blue Orchid is always like stepping into another atmosphere; one of peace, tranquility with warm hospitality and exquisitely prepared food. We love coming here to dine. On a warm summer's evening such as this is you could almost be stepping into...More

1  Thank Donna B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was treated to a surprise meal here for my birthday and there were around 10 of us. On my arrival my fiends were waiting for me in the bar area and I was told that they were waiting for a table to leave so...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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ChrissyBedfordshire
21 September 2016|
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Response from Moe C | Reviewed this property |
There's few dish are gluten free if you ask for help they will till you
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mickcangel
16 June 2016|
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Response from K_Mannan_786 | Property representative |
Apologies in delay in reply. Yes, right next door to the Best Western Moore Place.
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Theresa R
10 March 2016|
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Response from K_Mannan_786 | Property representative |
Hello Theresa, The taste card can only be used on alacarte menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Aspley Guise MK17 8DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Aspley Guise
  • Phone Number: +44 1908 282877
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Description
The building is an attractive traditional Grade II listed brick built property built 1837, and lies within a conservation area. The property is divided into areas with distinct characteristics to provide luxurious and intimate areas, as well as more open areas for larger functions. All rooms have been dressed with traditional Thai furnishings, exotic foliage, and have retained some of the properties original period features such as high ceilings and covings. The restaurant also has a large garden which has been enhanced with palms.
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