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Ruan Orchid

14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
+44 1244 400661
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (42 reviews)
“green curry” (17 reviews)
“boiled rice” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
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Reviews (430)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed our evening here. The place was buzzing but not packed, the tables were nicely spaced apart and the general atmosphere was comfortable and friendly . Good attentive service , reasonably priced and finally , and most importantly, the food was a little...More

Thank Sally C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just eaten here whilst on business, I ordered the Homemade dumplings which were amazing, followed by a Thai green curry which I can honestly say is the BEST I have EVER had and I have travelled Thailand! The service was also excellent! If you want...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, especially the lunch menu and early bird evening one. The staff though do need to be a little more friendly and welcoming. A smile wouldn't go amiss!!!

Thank ChrissyLee_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here Monday evening with friends having fond memories of an amazing meal many years ago and we were not disappointed. The staff were friendly and patient as we took a time to choose and finally decided on 2 different starter platters to share,...More

Thank 14teresa12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very welcoming upon arrival, the food was to a very high standard. Good choice of food on the menu. Excellant service throughout the whole time. Would highly recommend.

Thank jenniricquish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A had few unique dishes on the menu which we tried (keep in mind that we tend to eat Thai food quite a bit, especially when traveling). Our appetizer and two main dishes were tasty - good solid Thai food. The restaurant was clean &...More

Thank RnBs_Travels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on 29 April 2017. I've been wanting to try this restaurant out for a long time and so glad we finally did. The food is divine and so much choice. I can't wait to visit again. I would totally recommend this quaint restaurant

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were originally looking for a Chinese restaurant and came across this one . It was fantastic I had the spring rolls to start with then the chicken pad sweet and sour .This was even more delishous than the starter .I had no room for...More

Thank Isa304
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Chester for us and we decided we wanted some Thai food so we tried this Small traditional Thai restaurant with plenty of choice on the menu. Food was full of flavour and the portions where big enough to fill me up. Overall...More

Thank Chal2582
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Easter Sunday, discovering the restaurant by accident as we were staying next door at the Oddfellows hotel. My boyfriend is newly obsessed with Thai so we thought we'd give it a try, and were very glad we did! The restaurant itself is...More

Thank rachxx1xx
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Can anyone tell me if the owner of Ruan Orchid is the same as the copper kettle which closed down in Tarvin a few years back? Loved that placed and always wondered where the owners went.
14 March 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 400661
  • E-mail