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Busaba Eathai

319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
+44 7825 299359
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (43 reviews)
“calamari” (41 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food is always good Fun relaxed environment I am obsessed with their calamari starter- I wish they delivered!

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very tasty Thai dishes, good service, clean and nice envirnment in a busy area of London. Not commercial, really good quality.

Thank Kostas S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ate here around 8pm on Saturday night. It was so busy but we managed to get a table within 10 mins (we didn't have a reservation) Food was absolutely amazing and the cocktails were good! Best Pad Thai ever! Service a little slow and had...More

Thank Larnyb
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for a dinner ,and I was amazed greeted by a lovely young lady called Maria and she was very kind to find a table and to introduce the menu. Excllent food and the waitress Maria gave an incredible service she was polite...More

Thank andynicholas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and the atmosphere here. It was busy but not overcrowded on a Sunday night and the service was good. Loved the chicken satay skewers and there was a good value option on the menu for prawn crackers, a small plate, a...More

Thank jane f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here whilst visiting family and didn't disappoint. I'd rang up earlier in the day to book but when we arrived they didn't have a record. Luckily there was a free table and they seated us quickly without issue. There was plenty of choice on...More

Thank Katward
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Katward, thank you very much for your feedback. we are happy to see that you had a good experience on your last visit to our restaurant. my apologies about the drinks delay. Will pass the feedback to the barman. Hope to see you in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really disappointing visit to Busaba. I love this place, but seems like the lunchtime crowd was too much for the kitchen and staff. I saw several people return their food because it was served cold, a woman return her wine because it was hot and...More

Thank MeneJ
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mene. My apologies for your disappointing service you received yesterday. As it was the second day of our new menu we did not anticipate the business as well as to explain the new dishes to the customers. Your comments have been been taken...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite Thai restaurant in London. Highly recommended!!! Great food and friendly staff!!!

Thank Camilla C
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Camilla The BEST with a big SMILE. Chai.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were originally headed to the Korean restaurant less than a block away but there was a line about a dozen deep. We had a hankering for some spicy food so fortunately Busaba was right there with no line out the door, yet. We were...More

Thank K2E1
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you K2E1for your review. I am glad that you chose us and what an experienced you received. We hope to see you back trying our new autumn/winter dishes. Chai.

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a Saturday afternoon for lunch, not too busy. Large beautiful restaurant with quick and friendly service! Great portion sizes, well worth the price. Would definitely recommend to Thai food lovers!

Thank p6215d
hoxtonmanagers, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review . Much appreciated for taking your time to write this review. We hope to see you back. Chai.

The western front of the edgy East End, Shoreditch is
a perennially trendy haven for anything “street” – be
it art, food, or fashion. With its handful of well
connected transportation links dotting its perimeter,
along with an ever increasing variety of shops,
hotels, bars, and restaurants, it's easy to explore
this trend-conscious and youth-oriented neighbourhood.
There's a lingering post-industrial grit about
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Old Street | Hoxton Square, London EC1V 9LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Shoreditch
  • Neighbourhood: Shoreditch
  • Phone Number: +44 7825 299359
  • E-mail
In the heart of London's hip East End, Busaba Old Street has introduced a lounge bar and extended drinks list to the concept.
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