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Ruen Thai, Patong

78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“gulash” (2 reviews)
“thai food” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Reviews (202)
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely diner in a nice open air athmosphere. Special thanks for the great service given to us by Ning and her team. Good food at good prices. One day we will come back!!!

Thank vanderhem
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ordered and thoroughly enjoyed dumplings and a pizza, and although they're not the cheapest prices around, we found the quality of the food to be second to none and the service very welcoming.

Thank Nevayoumind
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and three friends showed up at this place and found it to be rather empty. Usually the sign of an unpopular restaurant we ordered 4 different meals from the huge catalogue of options ranging from a vast number of cultures. Our scepticism couldn't have...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a relaxing lunch amongst the hustle and bustle of tourist traps along Patong beach. We were rewarded with a reasonably priced and tasty meal with very friendly staff and good service. Definitely would recommend this place for people wanting Thai food...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Came on first day for lunch and never been away. Food is varied and always of a high standard always prepared fresh and served by extremely pleasant staff. Would highly recommend.

Thank alan1403
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We stumbled on this restaurant by accident. The service and staff were outstanding and the food was delicious. We kept coming back to their great hospitality and great thai food.

Thank diandmalcolm
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I'm starting to lose faith in TripAdvisor reviews for Patong, since basically all their top rated Thai restaurants seem to be below mediocre. I ordered the chicken pad Thai and mixed vegetables, I didn't think it was possible to mess up pad Thai in Thailand...More

Thank Andie_laShanghai
ellak16, Owner at Ruen Thai, Patong, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Andie Thank you very much for your feedback even when is rated terrible, to bee better we need to get all, even the bad criticism about us, I had a very serious talk with my stuff they mentioned that you barely touched the food...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Simply a fine place to dine. Typically Thai with a lot of great Thai Food and more, more, more. All served with a smile by the lovely staff. In a side street, so not as noisy as many other restaurants. Staff takes care that you...More

Thank Roberto M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here tonight and it was the best meal we have had in the 10 days here so far. We would love to come back. Recommended

Thank hkalhunter
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Breakfast thru Dinner, you can't go wrong! This is an excellent restaurant. The selection of Thai food is as good as you can find anywhere, the afternoon/evening cocktails are superb, and yes, you can have breakfast here as well! One of the best in the...More

Thank barefootinblueheaven
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78/11-12 Soi Wattana dr, Thaweewong rd, Patong, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong
  • Phone Number: 0803859062
  • E-mail
We are a Thai and Swedish/Hungarian couple she have a long experience in the hotel branch and he is a Hungarian chef who worked all over Europe. We reopened Ruen Thai in January 2015 with new management, we are proud to offer a genuine Thai and Western cuisine, real pizza, real coffee... For affordable price in a warm atmosphere, Please Enjoy.
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