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36 Castle Street, Cirencester GL7 1QH, England
+44 1285 654444
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The surroundings are fantastic. The menu is at best tired. Even the classics (thai basil chicken ) is pretty uninspiring. This place has the opportunity to treat the well travelled customers and those that want to go to this stunning country as a reminder or a reason to go. But no, let's be mediocre and charge expensive prices for average... More 

Thank Doc B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

First time at the Thai Emerald and we were not disappointed. Went in for a lunch. Simple Phad Thai and Massamam Lamb Shank. Loved it and will be back asap and try the take away.

Thank emotraveller
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My mother and I popped in hoping to have a meal. It was a Thursday evening at 6pm. We were told we could just about be squeezed in, as they were expecting a party. We were served very quickly. The food was delicious. My mum ordered a prawn dish, I had the monkfish red curry. The décor is lovely, and... More 

Thank niccijb
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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210 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a Saturday evening and it was busy! Luckily we got a table for two downstairs and had a very nice meal. The decor is typically Thai, even upstairs which is not always the case in the UK. We had the mixed starters which were good with one of the banquets for two. Lots of food and... More 

Thank vonireland
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived after day out visiting the lovely town of cirencester. Resteraunt really busy , good sign which proved to be correct. Asked to wait few minutes and provided lovely table. Food order taken quickly and then enjoyed a very very tasty and authentic meal served by polite and smiling staff. Would definitely recommend this cracking thai.

Thank carpyboy13
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food arrived within five mins of ordering which is not ideal, as we questioned how fresh it is. The waiters couldn't care less, we were in and out in half an hour and they charge for every tiny thing, even a new tiny pot of sauce! Despite this it's a cool place with good food !

Thank 64461A
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to collect a takeaway this evening my order was wrong, the food was cold even though I waited 10 mins for it, the staff were unhelpful and slow and the portions were tiny considering they were expensive. The pad Thai also had no flavour. It was the worst takeaway we have had in a long time and we... More 

Thank GemmaCrowther03
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Best Thai around. Great service and delicious food! The only restaurant I will get/eat at for Thai food!

Thank Victoria C
Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We ordered takeaway of 8 main courses to cater for 8 adults at a cost of over £80 (plus lots of rice and noodles). The portions were small, filling only about a third of a standard takeaway box. The food itself was good but everyone was left hungry and it really put a dampener on the meal.

Thank Tess2011
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Really good Thai food very good quality ingredients always very hot and freshly cooked 2nd time hear with a 3 year gap just as good as the first time would definitely recommend and will definitely return in the future

Thank nathandufosee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$37
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Castle Street, Cirencester GL7 1QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cirencester
  • Phone Number: +44 1285 654444

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