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Boulevard Bookshop and Thai Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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32 George Street, Hastings, England
01424-43-65-21
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read reviews and decided to book this restaurant on an overnight stay in Hastings and were so glad we did! It was the highlight of our trip. The table are tucked in and around the bookshelves. We were given a very warm welcome from a cheerful young lad. The menu is simple but the food.....!! OMG! We had... More 

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Thank harveygirl1
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and lovely atmosphere. The books shop is a real book shop and provides for good conversations and great food.

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Thank Priyen P
Hastings, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is an absolute hidden gem. Very quirky book shop set up but very cool. But The food, oh the food, took us both straight back to Thailand. The BEST chicken satay we have ever tasted. Everything made our mouth water. The prices are very very reasonable

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Thank PaoloHanson
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Party of 2 arrived at 7pm to enquire about bookings that evening. Was very rudely turned away by the waitress - who despite there only being 5 people eating in the entire restaurant, and many tables empty, claimed they were 'fully booked'. We waited and had a drink at a bar opposite, and in the hour that we were there... More 

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Thank Owen B
Hastings, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner recently visited here, I had never eaten here before. Really good service and the food was amazing! We will definitely be back, thanks for a great dining experience 😀

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1 Thank Adam b
Hastings, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal in a great little bookshop. As soon as you walk in you know it will be great, it's fully booked, very little chance of walking in and there being a space. Knowledgable waiting staff will tell you everything you need to know. £1 for your prawn crackers or vegetarian alternative with two very tasty dips.... More 

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1 Thank Dearmans
Hastings, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I've wanted to go in here for a long time and it didn't disappoint. The food was great and fresh. Anything can be made as a veggie option and you can let them know how hot you want it. Service was great too and prices are very good, particularly as you bring your own wine. It did feel a little... More 

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1 Thank RTBALV23
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87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

My daughter arranged a meal here to celebrate her birthday and we certainly weren't disappointed, the service was friendly and efficient. Our meal was lovely and fresh tasting with the right amount of waiting time, we all enjoyed our meals and would defiantly return. Added bonus that you can take your own booze, and found it very reasonably priced

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1 Thank clareeking21
Hastings, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I visited the Thai restaurant with friends after it being recommended to us, the food was very nice and authentic. From the moment we arrived at the restaurant we felt rushed, we were asked what we wanted to order before I'd actually picked the menu up and were given our final bill before our deserts had arrived. The waiter then... More 

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Thank Max C
Hastings East Sussex
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Heard and read many good reviews out this restaurant and we certainly were no disappointed. Intimate setting, we were sat in the Crime Fiction section, on a table for 2. You can take your own alcohol and you are provided with cool packs if you require them. Waitress introduced herself and then explained the menu. Kate was a credit to... More 

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1 Thank cas1707

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 George Street, Hastings, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: 01424-43-65-21

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?