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Thali Cafe Clifton

1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
+44 117 974 3793
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“thali” (144 reviews)
“tiffin” (20 reviews)
“curry” (31 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
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1 - 10 of 310 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

If I'm in Bristol and need a takeaway this is my goto, I own a tiffin (insulated stainless steel stack of pots). So pitch up order a meal. Now the food is always good included a good vegi option - however you can have to...More

Thank Batnovice
Reviewed 5 days ago

After being turned away from a few places because we didn't have a reservation this place was a life saver. Really friendly attentive service, a great range of vegetarian choices, the pumpkin curry and the mushroom samosas in particular were great, superb daal, cool choice...More

Thank Owen e
Reviewed 1 week ago

I just love this cafe. We've visited a couple of times now, and each time have a fantastic evening. It's homely, relaxed and perfect for an informal night out with friends or family of all ages. The food is great; even as a vegetarian I...More

Thank Fran E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was really excited to try the Thali but hugely disappointing evening. Despite being a quiet Sunday evening, service was incredibly slow. 40 mins between courses/waiting, no water offered or refills and had to go up to order dessert & water as we felt like we'd...More

Thank shaylux
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Bristol Thai restaurants are obviously in short supply and super popular as we were unable to get a last minute table last night. But I clocked Thalia as we drove past en route to the jam packed Giggling Squid in Clifton and so suggested we...More

Thank Pepperpotpaws
Reviewed 7 September 2017

There was a queue when we got in, mainly caused by people collecting their 'tiffin' dishes. Even though we had booked we had to wait in this queue before being shown to our table. However, once seated we were well looked after and the food...More

Thank Clifton_8
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Three of us ate at Thali in Clifton early on a Friday evening, arriving at about 6.30pm. The restaurant was quiet at that time but gradually filled up until there was hardly a table free. The decor is fun and casual, with brightly painted walls...More

Thank Real_Foodie_Mum
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The ice cold welcome we received was a shock as we have visited the restaurant over a dozen times previously. On arrival we were told by the member staff busy polishing glasses to go down stairs and find a table. Ten minutes later we eventually...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

On the advice of my daughter who had found a liking for Indian food from her visit to the Thali Cafe, we booked a table. There is nothing to disappoint when it comes to this little restaurant in an unusual building in Clifton (one restaurant...More

Thank Robwithec
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Popped in here on a Monday evening with family. Surprised at how busy it was. We all thoroughly enjoyed the food, great atmosphere too. The service was a little slow but really nothing to worry about, we weren't in any rush.

Thank Dave F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 974 3793
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