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Busaba Eathai

35 Panton Street | Leicester Square, London SW1Y 4EA, England
+44 20 7930 0088
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (39 reviews)
“calamari” (33 reviews)
“ginger beef” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
35 Panton Street | Leicester Square, London SW1Y 4EA, England
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11 - 20 of 403 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used to love this place once upon a time! The quantities have gone down, the quality of the food has diminished and the service leaves a lot to be desired.More

Thank Blachip
Busaba Manager L, General Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for taking time to write a review , we take every feedback seriously.We are really sorry you didn't enjoy your experience and thank you for bringing this to our attention .Please accept our apologies on this matter. We work hard to ensure...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

I had a ginger beef last time and was so tasty! Definitely I will go again! The service with Joan was amazing and he was so kind!

Thank Jorge M
Busaba Manager L, General Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are glad to here that you had a good experience with us. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time !!! Came with my family and we decided to share some plates as it was suggested to us And everything was absolute heaven Our waitress suggested to order some of the classics and few new dishes Everything was cooked to perfection...More

Thank Salterslondon
Busaba Manager L, General Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are glad to hear that you had a good experience with us, and also you enjoyed our new cocktails. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Greeted on arrival and quickly shown to a seat as was quite busy After a few minutes of taking in the surrounding and great atmosphere drinks were ordered and brought to the table again within a minute or 2 The only headache, and it’s a...More

Thank Curryhollic
Busaba Manager L, General Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are glad to hear you enjoyed the food and service on your last visit to our restaurant in Leicester Square , and looking forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Have been to Busaba a few times (but never to this branch). The food is always flavoursome, but the portions sizes on this night were just tiny. I ordered the Duck Massaman Curry, and whilst tasty, it's so small. Alongside the brown rice, that's about...More

Thank j b
Busaba Manager L, General Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your feedback, and really sorry to hear that you didn't have a good experience with us. we take all customers feedback seriously, and all your comments been shared with the team to make sure the service and the food...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Me, my partner and his friend spontaneously visited here on Saturday for lunch whilst we was roaming the streets of London, and we did not leave disappointed. The tables are communal tables, which may not be to everyone's liking, but it adds a nice feel...More

Thank Hayley11111
Busaba Manager L, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi, Thanks for your lovely feedback, we are glad we had a good experience in our restaurant in Leicester Square. We looking forward to host you again. Regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had pre-theatre dinner at Busaba. Rated highly by others, we were expecting something special. Unfortunately not. Staffed by part timers with nothing invested in their restaurant, the service was poor. My fish curry was ok, but my wife's sweet and sour chicken was spectacularly awful....More

Thank Mike L
Busaba Manager L, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Mike, Thank you so much for your feedback. we are really sorry to hear that the service and the food were not up to our standers on your last visit. We all the time make sure all the customers have a good experience in...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit pre theatre Service excellent food excellent value for money two courses for £12.95 Little gem to remember

Thank weetys
Busaba Manager L, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your feedback, we are glad to hear you had a good experience in our restaurant. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I arrived just be 7 p.m. so could order from the early evening menu which makes the meal a very reasonable price. I order the Thai Fishcakes and the Northern Thai Laksa, which is effectively a coconut noodle soup. Both arrived very promptly and as...More

Thank Chris V
Busaba Manager L, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hi, Thanks for you feedback, we are glad to hear you had a good experience in our restaurant , and you enjoyed the food and service. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Regards, Ahmed

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Great looking restaurant - however we were there 5:45 - someone finally came to take our order 20 minutes later - and the drinks took over 25 minutes to arrive from then. Even then I had to ask for them - twice !!! Slowest service...More

Thank chrispaton
Busaba Manager L, Manager at Busaba Eathai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Chrispaton, Thanks for you feedback, we are really sorry that you didn't have a good experience in your last visit to our restaurant and the service wasn't up to our standards. we try all the time to provide a good service, and sorry if...More

Nearby
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Panton Street | Leicester Square, London SW1Y 4EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7930 0088
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Description
Nestled between Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus, Panton Street offers a tranquil oasis from neighbouring tourist spots.
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