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Suwanna Restaurant & Inn

325 Lancaster Ave, Saint John, New Brunswick E2M 2L3, Canada
+1 506-637-9015
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (15 reviews)
“massaman curry” (15 reviews)
“bamboo shoots” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
325 Lancaster Ave, Saint John, New Brunswick E2M 2L3, Canada
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

After hearing locals rave about this restaurant for over 2 years, I finally decided to give it a try with some people from work, who love this place. I, and another 2 persons, who are also originally from Toronto, went there with 3 others and...More

Thank B. M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I'm going to start by saying that I am disappointed in my fellow TA contributors in voting this place 70% excellent, shame on you! The restaurant is housed in a dilapidated Victorian house which looks like it was probably an inn or hotel previously. The...More

Thank Bernie P
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went here tonight for a birthday dinner. Ordered a Pad Thai and The pineapple chicken. Both delish ! Other dishes ordered by our group were the Coconut chicken ( very strong coconut flavour), Cashew chicken (amazing) and the Matsaman curry(good but not the same taste...More

Thank TravelingJan08
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Read about this on Trip Advisor when looking for a dinner restaurant. We were travelling through NB and did not know what to expect. The food was, in a word, fantastic. The hot bamboo stir fry was the perfect blend of spices, not too hot,...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I stop by any time I'm in the area. I only wish they were open everyday! I've had similar dishes at other restaurants in Saint John, but they just don't compare. They nail that true Thai 'spicy' that requires kleenex at every table.

1  Thank Monique H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I try to get here at least one a year. The building is beautiful and old. The food is authentic Thai and delicious. The whole menu is good; but the dragon eggplant is unique. The Swiss Eugenia cake is eclectic and a perfect way to...More

Thank michaelh409
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Food was fantastic. Great place for sharing dishes. Green Thai curry with shrimp is my wife's favourite. Plenty to eat and some for take home after everyone was full.

Thank manofliesure
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Started the meal off with an Erdinger Dunkell beer. Appetizer was Lemongrass Soup with Shrimp in a broth that had a tangy mix of herbs and spice, delicious! Daughter and I shared three mains, Matsaman Curry chicken breast in a sweet potato peanutty chunky rich...More

Thank VO2WW
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Some family and friends enjoyed a delicious meal of Thai food at Suwanna Restaurant. We had a good variety of dishes and they were all very tasty and made with fresh ingredients. The waiter was very friendly but we would have appreciated it if he...More

Thank DRPeterson
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I have eaten in Thai restaurants throughout Canada and the United States, and I am comparing the food at this restaurant against those. I have eaten here several times and have tried a variety of dishes. They were nicely prepared and tasty, but were nothing...More

Thank OldBlue64
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Lancaster Ave, Saint John, New Brunswick E2M 2L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-637-9015
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