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Baan Thai Ballsbridge

16 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
+353 1 660 8833
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (41 reviews)
“green curry” (16 reviews)
“satay chicken” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Decided to visit this restaurant because of the great reviews on trip adviser. It was quite hard to find, but once there the food and service was excellent. We have the early bird menu and it was great value for money.

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was an awesome meal. Walked along the river and had swift friendly service and delicious food! We were only in Dublin for 3 nights and ate here twice!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best Thai restaurant I've encountered in Ireland, and I really miss good Thai food. However, I was very happy to find this restaurant. Solid in many way. Service was friendly and efficient. The dining room was comfortable but tables for two were a bit...More

Thank TravelLife19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to the nearby Herbert Park and wanted a new dining experience so on the advice of a friend we chose the Baan Thai in Ballsbridge. Tucked away upstairs we had never really given it serious consideration before. A check of previous...More

Thank DSP1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Watched rugby at the Aviva and were having a beer next door when we noticed this place. Mrs Baps stuck her nose in and lo and behold, we got a table. Some locals couldn't believe we got a "walk in" table so I guess the...More

Thank piebaps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and friendly efficient staff, but beware large portions! We totally overordered! Highly recommended

Thank Maxine B
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here last night. It had been almost 20 years since we last visited. Service was friendly and efficient and nothing was too much trouble.. The prawns were amazing, more the size of kray fish and so fresh and meaty. Hubby had tasting menu...More

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Small and hidden away but the food was delicious. Service very attentive without being overboard. The atmosphere was lovely.Will definitely return

Thank 06Blondie
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Came here on our first night in Dublin, staying at the ballsbridge hotel it was the perfect restaurant to eat at as it took us no more than 10 minutes to walk here! On arrival it doesn’t look like much as it’s above a pub...More

Thank c_lstokes95
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Ate here last night and from the moment we arrived realised we might have made a mistake. Small entrance squeezed between a betting shop and pub/bar. Faded and worn red carpet leading steeply towards the restaurant. Had the manager not been waiting at the top...More

Thank Alex P
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Vicki B
3 October 2016|
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Response from Dinahmo8 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we phoned for our reservation and I didn't notice an email address listed on the menu. Hope you get to have a meal there... I long for their cooking now that we are back in the States!
Leo M
25 January 2015|
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Response from BobbyOS | Reviewed this property |
And where in the world would you be right now ?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Merrion Road | Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 660 8833
Authentic Thai Cuisine, Warm Thai Ambience, and Truly Thai Hospitality.
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