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Thaiwok

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1053 Budapest Kiralyi Pal utca 13A, Budapest 1053, Hungary
+36 1 785 9539
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11:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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London
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176 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Despite some 'Thai looking' people manning the woks, they didn't deliver authentic Thai tasting food. I have lived in Thailand and know good Thai food. However, very well priced, not too greasy and good drinks selection. More like a fast food joint with better seating options. Good for budget travellers. Easy to read menu.

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Thank colourfulcloud
Moscow
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109 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Nice Fresh Rightly priced Congenial Authentic Strongly recommend Tried pad tai and Tom yum. Cook before your eyes Have free wifi

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Thank Tabuleh
New York City, New York
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59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Thai wok is my go to for inexpensive, quick, tasty Thai food in Budapest. It's a small location with only a few tables, but it's a bright, pleasant interior, and they also do take out. I've been there many times, most recently last month, and have had so many things off the menu, I can't begin to name them all,... More 

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Thank _DianaPrince_1001
Budapest, Hungary
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I have never seen my partner look so disappointed as she started to eat her takeaway meal. They problem is this place used to be good - "it tasted like Thailand!" as she said - but now makes insipid, tasteless shadows of their former menu. The pad thai had almost nothing in it ( see photo - where's the STUFF... More 

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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Wouldnt say its cheap but food is quite OK. Proportion of the meal is a bit weird tho. E.g) lot of rice with much smaller curry

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Thank Flying-poss
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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61 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great little place near Vaci Street, hidden away in a small street that serves very good Thai food. Prices are quite reasonable!

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Thank MelbaLajara
London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The restaurant is neither welcoming nor off-putting, its a mellow middle ground, staff could improve on their customer service without a doubt, not a single smile to throw around. Very basic furnishing with a semi-open kitchen but not the ones you wish to see during your waiting time. The noodle dish was way too sweet with literally two strands of... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Love Thai food this place might look like a takeaway but they offer a sit down service you can takeaway but I recommend sit and eat no better than good Thai food in humble surroundings

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Thank rizlapaper
Moscow
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015

Tom Youm with shrimps is yummy, You should try it. Quick serve, you can add or remove any ingredients.

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Mechelen, Belgium
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2015

Mainly oriented for take-away. Only a few tables to sit down. The portions were huge, the food was okay but nothing special (few vegetables). Great for a quick lunch, not for a romantic dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1053 Budapest Kiralyi Pal utca 13A, Budapest 1053, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District V / Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: District V / Inner City
  • Phone Number: +36 1 785 9539
Description
This small restaurant has take out and some seats. It is fantastic food cooked by Thai women from Northern Thailand. Cheap and delicious.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in District V / Inner City

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District V / Inner City
Discover the Inner City along the banks of the Danube, with its fashionable shops and iconic buildings. The Inner-City Parish Church and St. Stephen’s Basilica stand out as two of the finest examples of architecture in the area. If you are still hunting for more historical treats, then the ruins of the medieval city walls on Kecskeméti Utca are a must-visit while the Soviet War Memorial is also worthy of attention and relevant to Hungary’s more recent history. If shopping is on your itinerary, then be prepared: the market squares in this area are an absolute delight, particularly during the Christmas period, but even throughout the year you’ll find the latest trends in the shops on Vaci Utca.
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