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Mangosteen Cafe and Books

13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 81 793 5814
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fruit shakes” (9 reviews)
“thai food” (17 reviews)
“laab” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I orderd the thai special, which is a arrangement of 4 dishes with sticky rice. Eventhough i am alone i still want to try different things. It has blue sticky rice with sausage, laab (which is a minced chicken or pork), papaya salad and some...More

Thank fiona v
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Small trendy cafe but great food and good prices. Has terrific specials and good atmosphere! The only disappointment was it advertised breakfast but when I was went there it was shut. Anyway still highly recommended.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner after a recommendation. We had international and Thai food and it was all very good value and quality. Very nice atmosphere and very good staff who offered ideas of other places to visit in the local area. Very hospitable. Definitely...More

Thank LADun
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Been coming to Kanchanaburi for last 8 years I always come to Mangosteen. Great place to have food and or a drink, would highly recommend

Thank timjaymal
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We walked down the road and ate dinner here last night. Excellent little cafe. Decent ambiance. The food was excellent. We had a Thai sampler special, and the Penang curry, and Both were outstanding. I also had some western food to carry out, and it...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We only ate here once as we were staying in the pong phen with its own excellent restaurant. We would, however, have gone back if we had been in town longer. The food was really good.

Thank ScotPerth
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there last night all three of us having differing meals Thai and western. They were all great and the service was friendly and efficient. All that and reasonably priced as well.

Thank RonA_Plymouth
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Came based on excellent reviews and I wasn’t very impressed. Service was incredibly friendly and warm but the food did let us down. Flavours were not bad but textures and consistency was not so good. Had the special to share which was ok but looked...More

Thank NickyRB
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

They have on original papaya pad Thai : they replaced the noodle by papaya. It is such delicious. Very nice lady. Good adress. Be careful if you ask spicy.. I asked medium and it was sooo hot 😉

Thank Gaëlle H
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I spent 3 days in Kanchanaburi, and all of them I ate at this place. The food was fresh and delicious, and the prices very good! The owner is super nice and helpful.

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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Mae Nam Kwae Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Kanchanaburi Province  >  Kanchanaburi
  • Phone Number: +66 81 793 5814
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