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Ruen Thai, Patong

78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat 3 times in Ruen Thai while we were in Phuket Patong. Their dishes are very tasty. And their warm and kind hospitality is another plus. My favorite is chicken pad thai but you can find many choices both Thai Cusine and european kitchen....More

Thank kktraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our 3 week stay in Patong, we had most of our brunches and dinners in Ruen Thai. The choice in authentic Thai food and the mix of European food is so big that we hardly ever had something more then once, only sometimes we...More

1  Thank Nikki-Wim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ruen Thai offers good and traditional thai food in nice and peaceful athmosphere. Did eat couple of times during the stay at Pattaya and each visit was satisfactory. Recommend to visit if you are looking for traditional thai food.

Thank Juha T
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We visited this restaurant looking for some more authentic Thai cuisine, toned down for normal consumption (yes, I can't quite manage full Thai spice!). We were firstly impressed by the sincere welcome we received from "Ning Sunshine" the wife and co-owner of the premises. This...More

Thank roydavidjones
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We decided to venture off the main street and found this brillant little restaurant. Spotted the "Trip Advisor" sign so decided to give it a go. Amazing Thai food at great prices. We throughly enjoyed our meal and decided to go back for a second...More

Thank Clare R
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very friendly english speaking staff. Lovely atmosphere. Thoroughly enjoyed my meal. Value for money. Am planning to dine here often during my stay since I am staying very close by.

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely diner in a nice open air athmosphere. Special thanks for the great service given to us by Ning and her team. Good food at good prices. One day we will come back!!!

Thank vanderhem
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered and thoroughly enjoyed dumplings and a pizza, and although they're not the cheapest prices around, we found the quality of the food to be second to none and the service very welcoming.

Thank Nevayoumind
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Myself and three friends showed up at this place and found it to be rather empty. Usually the sign of an unpopular restaurant we ordered 4 different meals from the huge catalogue of options ranging from a vast number of cultures. Our scepticism couldn't have...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a relaxing lunch amongst the hustle and bustle of tourist traps along Patong beach. We were rewarded with a reasonably priced and tasty meal with very friendly staff and good service. Definitely would recommend this place for people wanting Thai food...More

Thank Kevin F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong
  • Phone Number: 0803859062
  • E-mail
We are a Thai and Swedish/Hungarian couple she have a long experience in the hotel branch and he is a Hungarian chef who worked all over Europe. We reopened Ruen Thai in January 2015 with new management, we are proud to offer a genuine Thai and Western cuisine, real pizza, real coffee... For affordable price in a warm atmosphere, Please Enjoy.
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