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Sawadee Thai Restaurant

87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
+44 1273 624233
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (64 reviews)
“duck curry” (7 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We dined here during the busy Brighton marathon weekend and enjoyed a great meal in the afternoon. Good value Thai food with plenty of spice! Well worth a visit.

Thank Jarvis38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here for several years. The food is delicious and the banana fritter is my favourite! It's not a posh restaurant but is hugely popular and I do recommend it here. A few months ago we came and actually did not enjoy...More

Thank _michaela_bridger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic the 4 of us (2thai ladies) loved it here the staff are brilliant. The added touch was the restaurant owners finding us at the Thai festival and inviting us back.we did so and was brilliant Thank you all so much Paul & Nom...More

Thank Topdjdel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food - especially the coconut prawn starter - so original. Friendly and relaxed staff - thanks

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greeted warmly on arrival and the place was full, we had not booked but luckily got one of the last tables. We chose the set meal which was excellent, plenty of dishes and fair size portions and really good value. Will be going back on...More

Thank Iain M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We made our first visit to this Thai restaurant on Thursday. We were warmly greeted as we entered and from then on the service was impeccable. The owners were so friendly and took a genuine interest in making sure that everything was just right. We...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Just had such a nice birthday meal here with friends. The owners are exceptionally friendly and welcoming and the food is great. Veggie options were really delicious and the selection of drinks was good too. Very accommodating and a nice atmosphere too. Thank you!

Thank claudiaharriet
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We came here after the "recommentions book" of our B&B. All the staff were very nice and efficient. We ate in the 2nd room (don't turn back when you arrive and think it's full, there are places at the back). Green and yellow curry, rice,...More

1  Thank ici_la_et_ailleurs
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Great food and the place to visit if you are in the area. Service is excellent and the food is amazing, we went there twice in two days!!

Thank jredpath59
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Had satay to start and sea bass for the mains - food and service were good. Not the best Thai meal we have had but still a good meal hence 4 stars.

Thank TheDean1999
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13 July 2015|
Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is @ Street level but toilets downstairs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 St James Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 624233
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