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Padbok Thai Restaurant

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Cherry Lane Shopping Centre | Corner of Middel & Fehrsen, Brooklyn, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 346 1759
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Centurion, South Africa
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

I was very excited to go to Padbok for some Thai cuisine (as I longed for the dishes we ate in Koh Samui on our honeymoon) but cannot help but feel rather disappointed. The restaurant had a canteen-like atmosphere and could definitely do with a makeover. Our shared appetizer – Padbok Mixed Hors D'oeuvres – was the highlight of my... More 

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Thank xlizellek
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you are looking for Thai dishes that are the real deal, this is the place. No fusion dishes in sight, and they even sell imported Singha beer. Phad thai is really good, as well as the appetizers (spring rolls,dumplings). For dessert try the fried banana and green tea ice cream. Paid parking is undercover and secure and is situated... More 

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Thank Ryleen B
Pretoria, South Africa
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Date night at Padbok Thai - the most fantastic surprise. The food was out of this world! I had the duck thai curry with pineapple, lychee and grapes - so fragrant, I enjoyed every bite and cannot imagine I will ever be able to order anything else. Hubby had Pork Panang and also enjoyed it very much. I can't wait... More 

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Thank ClaraRSA
Centurion, South Africa
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162 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The title does not do it justice, Pad Bok Thai was amazing, the price for the food exceptional, the taste and explosion of flavours. What makes a resteraunt like this interesting is that they dont smother their food in Garlic to reveal the taste, the food and well placed spices do this for you. Inside is a little sparse and... More 

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Thank BenSymington
Pretoria, South Africa
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Almost all dishes are delicious. Even the sushi, like ikura, Padbok is the only restaurant who has. The owner herself serves you, ensuring the customer is satisfy with the food and services. Perfect!

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Thank 25rania
Pretoria, South Africa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place to go and reminisce about that time you went to Thailand. The food was delicious and tasted exactly as it did in Thailand. They have very spicy options too, if that's your kind of thing. Their prices are probably the best in town, but amazingly, the restaurant is usually very empty. We were the only patrons when we... More 

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Thank GSLaaitie
Gauteng, South Africa
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Not the best Thai restaurants I've tried. But the service quality was so great. Our waiter was so friendly and always check if we're satisfied. The food was nice especially the fried rice but the chicken in Pad Thai was slightly overcook.

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Thank Qu Q
Centurion
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We have been coming to this restaurant since it opened and we do really love the food, prepared by a Thai chef. However, the décor has become a bit 'tired' and the staff seem tired too! Just needs a bit of a makeover I think!

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Thank M9500EOfrancescop
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a great restaurant for a lunch or supper. The food is great and the prices are very reasonable. Service is also good! Great place to go if you want amazing food at good prices

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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great not the best venue but o the food, i would recommend the signature dishes its amazing. Sushi great and do not skip the desert

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cherry Lane Shopping Centre | Corner of Middel & Fehrsen, Brooklyn, Pretoria, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Pretoria
  • Phone Number: +27 12 346 1759
Description
Telephone +27-12-346-3308

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