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Baan Thai

#15,355 of 17,548 Restaurants in London
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Brixton 401 Coldharbour Lane, London SW9 8LQ, England
+44 20 7274 2020
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:59
Wed - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always used to go here when off to see a gig at Brixton Academy. Went last night - and unfortunately it has gone really downhill. First time I have ever posted a two-star review on trip advisor . Food badly done, service slow, and not even cheap. My wife loathed her food

Thank Alex L
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Hi all! Just a little warning....Myself, & fellow vegans (my mum & sister) all ate a dish which we later found out contained fish & shrimp, even though we explained at length to the waiter (who was also the manager) that we eat no animal products. They were very unapologetic when we complained & even tried to blame us for... More 

Thank Sophia A
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Fancied Thai and a film at the Ritzy in Brixton so went on-line and discovered Baan Thai. A little suspicious at first as very quiet. Service friendly and polite, menu comprehensive but not OTT in terms of length, food very tasty. Would come back

Thank Juliewinelover
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

My girlfriend and I went here as it's near to my flat. We ordered and they brought the wrong thing out, we told them and reordered with two of them listening. My girlfriend asked for no meat, just veg and they brought out chicken. We had been in there for ages and decided not to tell them as the waiter... More 

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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Came here with my friends for lunch. Ordered the drunken noodles. It was really good, though spicy. My friends got the green curry and they really loved it too, even though it was spicy. Would love to come again and would definitely recommend this place

Thank nxnxn
Level Contributor
43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Booked online through a website for 8 people for dinner. 6 of us attended as 2 had to drop out for an emergency. When we were seated the manager had a go at me saying I had cost him £2.50 for the two people who didn't turn up (even though he went on to use the extra chairs for another... More 

Thank Carebear333
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Thought id order some food as i felt abit pekish so i gave baan thai a call ended up with a guy who kept shouting 5 minutes 5 minutes your food is coming told him i havent ordered yet he then took my order which I was told will only take upto 30 minutes, waited 2 hours until i ended... More 

Thank starvingcustomer
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

With the number of options on offer in Brixton you come to expect great quality food and service and sadly Baan Thai doesn't really deliver on either point. When ordering take away it's often taken well over the estimated time and has never really been up to scratch with no excuses. Distinctly average and at times verging on poor.

Thank Travelling_Graduate
Level Contributor
14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Shocking service, ordered online to pick up. And paid online this is the major part. Went to pick food up and was told sorry we are closed 35 minutes before there advertised time and after taking online payment. I will be contacting PayPal to see why this happened and why I have not been refunded. Thiefs and horrible staff when... More 

Thank startingtoeatout
Juvisy-sur-Orge, France
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171 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Fortunately we did not read the previous reviews before going to this restaurant because our experience was great and food was awesome. The staff was absolutely nice and friendly, the tom yum soups were great and was really close from the original receipe we ate in Thaïland, just like the pad thai! There was a problem of humidity (bad smell)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$39 - US$49
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brixton 401 Coldharbour Lane, London SW9 8LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7274 2020

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