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Thai Orchidee

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rue du Port-Franc 16, Lausanne, Switzerland
+41 21 312 52 03
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18:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 18:30 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Discovered this place recently, its proximity to the Lausanne cinema and the Metropole shopping center makes it an excellent choice for food. The food is quite pricey, but not too surprising for Switzerland, the interior of the restaurant is beautiful, authentically designed to resemble Thai culture (i presume). The quality of the food was great, delicious - similar to that... More 

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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It's definitely well located for a after or pre movie snack or dinner or pre-post parting. I personally didn't find the quality of the sushi very nice despite the richness in quantity and size of the bites almost exaggerated. The atmosphere is cozy for couples but also for groups of friends and family. I would suggest to focus on the... More 

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Thank Barbara C
Denges, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Do not take the crispy beef (boeuf croustillant) or the duck! Disgusting pieces of beef and the duck had a very strong taste of frozen... It's a pity because the place is nice and central and the service very helpful. We won't go back

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Thank CleoLZ
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Right in Flon, behind Pathe cinemas, so good option to dine after watching a movie or before going clubbing. I had chicken noodles, they were really good! Service was good as well, and even they were closing almost when we got there, they did not rush us. No cheap though.

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Thank Elisa V
Lausanne, Switzerland
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The sushis are quite good, but the "hot" food is quite expensive - the price is without rice, and a simply white rice is like 8.- !

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Thank NayNaw
Hyderabad, India
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

we ordered two Chicken dishes and they both had the same sauce but mine had cashews in addition. Both fried rice and basil rice are equally bad. Lady waitress (local??) was very rude to us when we were wanted to pay with change as we were leaving that day from Swiss. Where as Thai waiter was good and he wanted... More 

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Thank raju111
Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

It is one of our three favorite lunch restaurants. We go at least once a week. There's always something interesting on the menu. The meal is served on large wooded trays with a variety of accompanying dishes, salad and desert. Service is friendly, efficient and caring. For evening meals one can eat more elaborately from a menu. Everything is excellent.

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Thank LakeandMountain
Limassol, Cyprus
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I visited this restaurant several times on the past and one of the reasons was due to the fact they were accepting Ticket Restaurants. Yesterday, although they still have the stick on the door with the logo they don't accept those tickets anymore. When we asked the manager why in that case they still advertise like they do, she was... More 

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Thank Diogo_Vaz_Ferreira
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584 reviews
422 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Little Thai /Japanese restaurant with friendly staff and nice atmosphere and decorations. Sounds not really popular on Thursday night and sushi bar with its boats was empty. Food is good but not really tasty and spicy, unfortunately an other average European adapted Asian food

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Thank Bambooly
Lausanne, Switzerland
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156 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Nicely located next to the movie Theater, the decoration is nice, the staff very friendly and the food of good quality, while rather expensive especially for the side dishes. Overall good.

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Thank Harald C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Thai, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Port-Franc 16, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Lausanne
  • Phone Number: +41 21 312 52 03

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?