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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%
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“thai food” (63 reviews)
“duck curry” (7 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (8 reviews)
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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 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with a large group of colleagues on a business trip. We were struggling to find somewhere to eat as everywhere was packed, but the staff could not have been more accommodating for a large group with no reservation! They happily pulled...More

Thank ZBak11
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited Brighton for two nights this past September and ate at Sawadee our second night, as recommended by Andrea at Paskins Guest House. We were not disappointed. It was a rainy, wet evening and the restaurant was not crowded. Our server and chef were...More

Thank TravellingTina63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First outing to a Thai eatery. Disappointed by them having an old menu on the door, so had to choose alternative starter. Absolutely enjoyed every single bite! Meal for 3 with one bottle of (lovely) Chilean wine. £87 so great value

Thank Fran B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little restaurant,relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff. Food was good and generous portions.Reasonably priced menu.

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our evening meal here at the weekend. The staff were very friendly and attentive. When we wanted to alter the set menu slightly our request was granted with no bother. The food was well presented.. and hot when it came to the table....More

Thank ka h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place, polite staff but over priced for average thai food. Better places in Brighton than this place.

Thank rajmudhar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our food here, was a relaxed environment and the food was tasty. Mixed starters in particular were great!

Thank ansy1
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 6 September 2017 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 27 August 2017 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
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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 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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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