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The Thai Orchid Restaurant

5 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HJ, England
+44 1392 214215
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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5 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went out today for a family lunch and enjoyed three of the most delightful meals. Lunch for 3 people, 3 courses each + tea & water all came to £60. Recommended when in Exeter.

Thank Solomon A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here many years ago for my 21st birthday. As I'm 47 now, that will tell you how long this place has been going for! Back then it was superb.. something fresh and new, but it took a bit of a downtown with some...More

Thank Allister B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK, the food here is delicious. If you know Thai food there is the a la carte menu, but if you are new there are quite a few set menus to help you. What is good id that the set menus are not just for...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I ordered some food from this restaurant through Deliveroo. My food arrived spilt (which I understand is delivroos fault, not the restaurant) but my chicken Thai red curry tasted distinctly fishy this time- not very appetising, especially for someone who doesn’t like fish. It was...More

Thank 525olivia
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Went to this restaurant with my then fiancee over 20 yrs ago, so whilst staying in Exeter for a night we thought we'd check it out.. Not disappointed... lovely authentic Thai food food with warm and friendly service.. Nothing seems to have changed since we...More

Thank burgingham
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I have not been here for about four years .... yet again though excellent. Authentic Thai. Pleasant police and very good waitress. Lovely to hear Thai spoken. Food superb ... loved prawn spicy soup and king prawns and cashew nuts. Wonderful location in really old...More

Thank Avocettoo
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times over the years and have been delighted each time by the quality of the food and the level of service offered. We recently visited with our daughter and the staff made us feel very welcomed as usual. I’ve...More

Thank Neil E
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Went here for my wife birthday. We live locally and love Thai food so thought this would be ideal, mainly because of location. It was cold outside, the day after we had a big snowfall so we were looking forward to getting out of the...More

Thank Jimmy L
Reviewed 8 March 2018

The food was lovely and the protons large, with a huge choice, we had one of the set meals and ended up taking some home with us.

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Not what we were expecting. Cosy table, so much so the waitress was lifting meals for other tables over our heads. Waited for a long time just to get menus and had to ask for drinks more than once before finally getting served them. Overheard...More

Thank Sam I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 214215
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