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Thai Orchid - Banbury

Flat 56 North Bar Street, Banbury OX16 0TL, England
+44 1295 270833
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (32 reviews)
“sticky rice” (8 reviews)
“trifle” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Flat 56 North Bar Street, Banbury OX16 0TL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of my favourite restaurants and has been for years. I love the slightly over the top decor with its plants, gold statues and carved tables. I think it's very Thai (and I have been to Thailand several times). The classic green curry...More

Thank Caerwynspal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Sunday buffet with family, plenty of choice and all freshly cooked, nicely displayed for self serving.

Thank lesleyriddiford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect meal every time. I love this place all can eat!!! Staff always dressed in thier refineries of thia land. Price £13.95 worth the money. This is the lunch time all you can eat! Open mid day till 2, sundays you may have to book?...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hit the spot! Good food with generous portions. All very fresh, could have been a little more spicy for my pallet so I would choose differently next time.

Thank LeaJoh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove past a few times, went in eventually. Dessert trolley left in the middle of the room, slowly congealing. Ordered food, waited whilst other tables around me got prawn crackers, none appeared for me. Food arrived, ordered beer. Waited for beer. By the time it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten here several times over the last couple of years, I am yet to try anything that wasn't excellent.

Thank DJ_Immortal
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The serve yourself buffet was excellent - wide range of dishes and very nice sweet counter. The drinks (wine) were reasonable - though only served in 175ml or bottle forms. Only real grumble was that the dishes were being filled after the restaurant opened -...More

Thank DaveTrump
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a very authentic Thai meal here. Food was great. Only reason we didn't give a 5 star rating was because the waiter was incredibly grumpy. Think he needs to find a new job. Still definitely worth it though.

Thank Emmajury
Reviewed 10 June 2017

On entry the elegance envelopes you into the Thai atmosphere. Attentive waiter/waitresses offering a good menu and wine list. However I just felt it was a little regimental. The food itself could not be faulted.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Fast and efficient service. I had the Pad Thai and it was very oily, had no peanuts and no vegetables (I had the vegetarian one). The staff member who settled our bill didn't understand English that well so keep a sharp eye when you go...More

1  Thank NZKirst
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14 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, I have been there twice on a Saturday and both days they were not very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 59 - US$ 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flat 56 North Bar Street, Banbury OX16 0TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Banbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1295 270833
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