Branches of this popular Thai chain pop up all over London - this Covent Garden location is one of twelve across the capital. Expect a traditional ‘sawadee ka’ welcome into a small bar leading through to a vaulted dining room and a little courtyard garden out the back. Statuettes, ornaments and faux-pagoda roofing give it a Thai feel.
The menu focuses on Thai dishes, though popular pan-Asian options are included too. Expect, therefore, a menu that ranges from crispy aromatic duck and chicken satay to tom yum soups, som tum salads, green curries and talay ob mor din - prawns and scallops baked with glass noodles, black fungus, ginger, garlic and coriander root in a soy sauce.
A varied drinks list includes more than 30 wines alongside Singha Thai beer, classic cocktails and their own signature concoctions such as a mek-jito - a combination of Mekhong Thai spirit, lime juice, sugar syrup, fresh mint, ginger and soda. Keep an eye out for set menus and lunch offers, too.
|Venue name:||Thai Square||Contact:|
166-170 Shaftesbury Avenue
|Opening hours:||Lunch served noon-3pm daily. Dinner served 5.30-11.30pm Mon- Sat; 5.30-10.30pm Sun|
|Transport:||Tube: Covent Garden or Tottenham Court Road tube|
|Price:||Main courses £6.50-£22. Set lunch £8.95 3 courses. Set meal £17.95-£23.95 4 courses|
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I am amazed to see a lower rating by TimeOut to this fantastic restaurant. I have visited Thai Square in Covent garden many times and I never had any bad experience. The service is really good and they serve delicious and authentic Thai food. I recommend Thai Square to anyone looking for authentic Thai food in London.