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Soukhothai

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Rue 313 | Quartier du Fleuve, Bamako 00000, Mali
+223 20 22 24 48
Today
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Uppsala, Sweden
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Soukhothai is a little haven, you can hardly tell you are still in Bamako. Very nice food, not specifically overpriced. Book in advance. Have a beer or drink at the terrace before dinner.

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Thank Carl-JohanE
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating here twice in 12 days without regret. The owners have created a bit of an oasis tucked away in bamako. We had a chance to see the entire herb garden which is lush and used for cooking. Courteous staff and hosts. Very beautiful decor. Delicious food.

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Thank asma s
Bamako, Mali
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

In this town, a posh high end restaurant that you go to for a special anniversary or birthday type celebration or a quiet tete-a-tete for a romantic evening or a significant gathering with friends. Thai food tends to be spicy hot, but you can tell the waiters to tone down the flame. The service was friendly, helpful. The wait for... More 

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New York City, New York
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94 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Nice relaxing atmosphere... The garden manicured garden in front with the calming waterfall not too big space so either you reserve a space or be prepared to seat outside. it all makes for a great dining experience inside or out. The food is OK, a bit pricey so will recommend for special occasions unless you flowing with wads. Otherwiseenvironment makes... More 

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Thank devinewise
Bamako, Mali
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Always good quality and delicious food at this stylish venue. Great service. Both exterior and interior very pleasant.

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Thank thillmanfin
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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Surprising that the best Thai food I've had was not in Thailand or New York but in Bamako. This place is exquisite. The setting is beautiful, the food excellent and the service impecable! You would be missing out if you did not have lunch or dinner here! Call ahead for a reservation though!!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Prague, Czech Republic
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67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This restaurant serves all the classic dishes, done faithfully, in part because the wife of the owner couple is Thai herself.

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Thank MAF17
Bamako, Mali
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Either for business or with family, it's one of tge best place in bamako to have a great asian meal (thai), as the owner's wife is asian and supervises the cuisine. The owner is very funny and greats every guests. The personel is very welcoming and professional. The wine could be somehow expensive, but great variety of bières including from... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We tried to dine in this restaurant during the first week of August, but it was closed while the owner and staff were on vacation. We finally succeeded in dining there on Monday 8 August when they re-opened. It was well worth the wait! The decor inside is perfectly Thai, from the golden laminated royal crown on a high shelf... More 

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Thank TomTerrific51
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I love this place! From try men's and samosa as starters to chicken pad Thai and finally the mango sticky rice - it is all so yummy! The prices seem to be high for the proportions, but it is possible to split appetizers and entrees with a friend and still be satisfied. Everything is made from authentic and fresh ingredients.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue 313 | Quartier du Fleuve, Bamako 00000, Mali
  • Location: Africa  >  Mali  >  Bamako
  • Phone Number: +223 20 22 24 48

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