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Ruan Thai Restaurant

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The Old Castle Hotel | 5 Sudan road, Weymouth DT4 9LB, England
+44 1305 766005
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thai food at the back of a busy pub. Beer selection ok if you're an ale fan. The staff were polite, friendly and welcoming, as were the local customers in the pub section. I 've visited here a couple of times. The food use to be the best, not sure if the chef changed or the quality of ingredients used.... More 

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Thank AprilandMay1986
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Best spare ribs Ever tasted,meat just fell off the bones.We both had king prawn and prawn main meal equally amazing .

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Thank blackorchid222
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

TheThai restaurant has moved away from the Old Castle Hotel, but typical pub grub is served at the bar of the pub. We visited on a weekday evening. everyone was friendly, but it was very much a locals' pub and we felt like we were intruding. The pub has a big garden that would be great on a sunny day.

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Thank dwr594
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Pleasant atmosphere, good and tasty food and the food came to the table hot. A good and varied menu with good service.

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Thank colinpennyfu2
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had lunch here in mid January. I thought it was worth a try in its new venue. I'm pleased to say the new venue is much improved. Not hard after previously being situated at the Old Castle which was 'rustic' to say the least. We had the mixed starters which were fine. Main courses of pad thai (good), chicken... More 

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Thank Hanhannaman_11
Trowbridge, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Came here expecting a flaming Jacks steak or burger, but came away having experienced the most amazing Thai food, most unexpected, but blown away.... recommended to everyone.

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Thank Mike B
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Very poor sunday lunch. A pub cannot convey the atmosphere of a restaurant.Served by the young barman who seemed to be nursing a hang-over,no sign of the cook or waiter.This pub has come in various guises but has never managed to get rid of "the local" If I were the Ruan Thai owner I would open their own restaurant as... More 

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Thank weymouthgas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

This place has now moved to Abbotsbury road in The Rock hotel. It is my first time to try this place and I was very impressed with the sele

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Thank NickB1969
Weymouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

We have eaten here from a few times and service very good on a few occasions with friends and family and have enjoyed the food with good service, we have also had take away food lots of times and always had a good meal

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

Originally took my partner here for his birthday as had heard really good reviews and it was absolutely lovely. The female waitress there is always smiling, really helpful and polite. Although there's a few comments about the décor on here, it doesn't effect the great service and food that you get. We have since been back for a couple of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Castle Hotel | 5 Sudan road, Weymouth DT4 9LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 766005

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