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Phuket Pavilion

8 Union Street, Edinburgh EH1 3LU, Scotland
+44 131 556 4323
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (73 reviews)
“green curry” (20 reviews)
“gaeng” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8 Union Street, Edinburgh EH1 3LU, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We visited here on Sunday evening. From the moment we walked in Bill & his staff could not do enough for us. Food was the best Thai food we have ever had. Absolutely amazing. The staff were so professional, friendly and made our visit so...More

Thank 990gina
Billkan2, Owner at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

I really appreciate your lovely comments and the time to pass them on. It was a real pleasure to look after you and we are all delighted that you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again in the not so distant future,...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018

Super friendly staff, lovely surroundings and some of the best Thai food i've tasted in Edinburgh. Consistently excellent, can't recommend this place enough.More

Thank BrianShanks
Billkan2, General Manager at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you for your kind comments, I am really delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit yet again. It is always heart warming to receive nice feed back which gives a boost and encourages us to continue. My sincere thanks and very best wishes...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

A tastefully decorated restaurant a high standard which reflects its quality location. A diverse menu with plenty of choices to suit all taste buds. Brilliant service from staff, exceptional quality all round.More

Thank Richard F
Billkan2, General Manager at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

I really appreciate your very kind comments and the time to pass them on. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your Phuket Pavilion experience. The staff all wish to extend their sincere thanks to you for your extremelly generous gratuity. We look forward...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018

We decided to visit this restaurant on a recent stay in Edinburgh after reading reviews on TripAdvisor and I have to say we're so glad we did! I booked the table via the website and almost instantly had a reply to confirm the booking. The...More

Thank Lesley-anne W
Reviewed 22 January 2018

we visited on the 20-01-2018 it was extremely busy at 18:30 but we were greeted with a smile and shown to our table the tables are a little close but not overly. the decor is a little dated but the food was amazing although we...More

Thank kirrieladdie
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I always eat here whenever in Edinburgh (4-5 times in the past 2 years), the food is always delicious. The pre-theatre offers good value for money and has a good selection to choose from. Would advise booking as pre-theatre seems to be the busiest time....More

Thank buttonfluff
Billkan2, General Manager at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Hello, A big big thank you for your lovely comments which helped to restore faith in our team after some unjustified criticzing reviews, which were not brought to my or the staff s attention and leaves a doubt in my mind. I look forward to...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had a take-away - a green thai curry, a red one and some noodles, food was really tasty, staff were friendly, this is my second visit and do fully recommend it.More

Thank dnb800
Billkan2, General Manager at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for your feed back and kind comments. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your visit . It is so reassuring to receive good honest feed back and be told that customers have enjoyed the occasion. I look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Booked here for dinner before going to the Playhouse. Ordered from the pre theatre menu which had a good selection of choices to chose from. Could not fault the meal, it was well presented and tasted lovely. Very reasonable prices as well for the pre...More

Thank Lindsey M
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Pros. Food was nice tasty and well cooked. Nice decor and thats it! Cons If you want ultra poor horrible service then this place is it. Staff not friendly quite hostile. Tables are far to close together. You can hear other peoples conversations. Wont be...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Having had issues trying to find a restaurant in the late afternoon on a Saturday night, my parents stumbled across this Thai restaurant, tucked away down a quiet road off a Main Street. We couldn’t book in until 21:00 due to prior bookings but considering...More

Thank Travis O
Billkan2, General Manager at Phuket Pavilion, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

A heart felt thank you for your professional feed back. I am delighted to hear that you all enjoyed your visit and were well catered for. Yes! we get very busy but I am so pleased that we managed to fit you in and looked...More

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found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 53
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Union Street, Edinburgh EH1 3LU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Broughton & Calton
  • Neighbourhood: Broughton & Calton
  • Phone Number: +44 131 556 4323
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Outstanding quality of Thai food with a nice selection of starters and main courses. The pleasant ambiance and décor invites you right in.
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