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Boulevard Bookshop and Thai Cafe

32 George Street, Hastings TN34 3EA, England
+44 1424 436521
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (46 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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32 George Street, Hastings TN34 3EA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Pros - Unique bookshop setting Authentic Thai - e.g. massaman slow cooked 5 hours Bring your own wine £2 corkage per head Good service, well staffed Good value meals Cons - Space is limited and some seating slightly cramped First sitting on 2 hour turnround...More

Thank steveg24
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great evening out with Granddaughter for a brilliant Thia meal in a quirky setting. Will be going back.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having just returned from a few weeks touring Thailand, I found the food at the bookshop as good as anything I had there. Dishes are made in the traditional way - you can see the food being cooked in the open kitchen. Good value for...More

Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This place is a little gem. Primarily a small bookshop in the town's gorgeous George Street (a treat in itself), it converts to a Thai restaurant after shop hours, when tables and chairs are brought out. The menu is utterly authentic, home made on the...More

Thank Toby S
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Good value, home made authentic Thai food, extremely helpful and polite staff. Interesting to sit in a book shop perusing the vast selection of books and eating great Thai food. Very friendly nothing is too much trouble. You take your own alcohol and there is...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Have been here many times (don’t make the mistake of booking the Thai place next door as that’s a bit of a let down). Boulevard is owned by a cantankerous English bloke and his absolutely lovely Thai wife who does all the cooking. It’s worth...More

1  Thank patrick0_london
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Food is delicious and made to order. Don't be put off thinking something is spicy as they will adjust to your requirements if asked. Small menu but with plenty of variety. Very reasonably priced. Lovely owners, great service. Is a bonus being able to take...More

Thank Hrh68
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Quirky, but great atmosphere. The food is fantastic and service is very polite and quick but there's no rush to usher you out. Really like this place!

Thank RavenUk
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times and always enjoy it. The tables are squeezed in amongst the book shelves. The menu is short but they will change almost anything to suit your needs. How hot do you want your food? Tofu instead of chicken, gluten...More

Thank david s
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy a visit as the food is simply wonderful. Cooked with a true passion. Ask for the heat you want from mild to extremely hot. Knowledgable staff always keen to please.

Thank Dearmans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 George Street, Hastings TN34 3EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 436521
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