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Ban Thai

1-23-14 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3207-0068
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“spicy” (3 reviews)
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1-23-14 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviews (127)
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We loved it. Everything was tasty. Especially the noodles, fried rice and red curry chicken. Really enjoyed our dinner

Thank David K
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Came in, ordered some very simple Thai items (pad thai, som tam, tom kha gai). Despite the simplicity of these otherwise great Thai dishes, they arrived after a long wait. Pad thai was the worst, as it came 20 minutes after the other items. No...More

Thank Thomasloewe
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The food was actually really good, but people there were smoking too much, and the place is a little bit dirty. But the food is fine. If u dont care about the smoking it's worth a try!

1  Thank 다인 지
Reviewed 11 April 2017

As a vegetarian, I was so happy to ask and get a vegetarian red curry. Nice and spicy! Combined with very sweet fried rice, it was a very nice meal. The morning glory was spicy (chili and garlic) as well! It is not the greatest...More

Thank Elke_dp24
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I'm a sucker for Thai cuisine and so had dinner at 'Ban Thai' one night when staying on business in Shinjuku. This restaurant is hard to find and would be easy to miss as the sign is not that prominent. The easiest way to find...More

Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Great taste but price is much too high. Small portions. Maybe the Japanese think Thai food is special. They are just what you may expect from a Thai restaurant so no reason for overpricing.

Thank DLS1704
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with some 7 friends. They were not willing to set for us for crazy reason. Food were just ok but very slow.

Thank Shantylee827
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I cannot rate it with a ZERO!! It is catastrophic!! You arrive at the 3rd floor and you have a huge room with 100 people's eating next to each other, A LOT of noise and a dramatic service! Prices are quite high and the...More

Thank AlexisVan
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Wanted some Thai and found this on TA and it is ranked #35 in Shinjuku, so we had to try it. Kinda tough to find, but we found it. Had to wait a short while as not too many people in front of us. They...More

1  Thank SZclarson
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Good food..good service..and price are reasonable. Location of the restaurant in the center of Shinjuku. Will come back again when I am in Tokyo.

Thank Muly M
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 45 - US$ 89
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-23-14 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Shinjuku>  > Shinjuku
  • Neighbourhood: Shinjuku
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3207-0068
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