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Leelawadee Thai Restaurant

9 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GF, England
+44 23 8033 3100
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“mixed starter” (13 reviews)
“jungle curry” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect for a pre-theatre meal. Being new to Southampton, we were looking for a light evening meal before going to see Dr Hook at the Guildhall. How lucky we were to find this restaurant! So conveniently close to our B&B too. Reasonable prices, very helpful...More

Thank Ellissa Ann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went after a show at mayflower, great location , food was OK and service was very good. And very good price on there menu. And a good choice. Would we go back, yes.

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My mum and I came across this restaurant by chance looking for a last minute place for dinner. It's just across the road from the theatre so we thought we'd try it out. The lady who greeted and served us couldn't have been more helpful...More

Thank lcc131
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Leelawadee is the Thai name for the flowering shrub frangipani (plumeria apocynaceae raubolfioideae, since you ask) and what more peacefully evocative name can there be for such a quiet and cosy little restaurant situated, as it is, beside an urban racetrack and surrounded by a...More

Thank GeeJay9
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Thai Food. Been a few times now and enjoyed it thoroughly. Service is very good and made to feel welcome. Great little vibe and ideal If you want to go to theatre afterwards or before! Would certainly go back again. Give it a try...More

Thank Lukeyhardyy
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Food was never very hot I think they were rushing the food due to being being it's not worth the money

Thank krj29031991
Reviewed 14 October 2017

When I think of Thai food I don't imagine crinkle-cut frozen vegetables or garden peas. So I was surprised to find an abundance of these in my red curry. The jasmine rice was clearly basmati, which was disappointing. The only good thing was the starter...More

Thank Nate J
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Visited this restaurant for a pre-theatre dinner. Luckily we booked ahead or we would not have got in even at 5.30pm. It is very popular. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. The food was excellent. One of the best Thai meals we have ever...More

Thank 474rooster
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Really good pre-show meal. The Mayflower theatre is just across the road so I would recommend the Leelawadee. Very friendly staff. Had a mixed starter for two, just right, and then a duck dish each. Both very good. Tamarind Duck in particular was not only...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

First time here, lovely place, lovely people, the food is fab, I don't like spicy food, asked waiter, he recommend a dish that wasn't and it was absolutely lovely, would recommend to anyone and would definitely go back

Thank Angie T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$54
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Commercial Road, Southampton SO15 1GF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8033 3100
  • E-mail
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