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The Local Thai Restaurant & Take Away

75 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
+44 1803 559938
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“jungle curry” (10 reviews)
“thai food” (16 reviews)
“sticky rice” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
75 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely Thai food , quiet ambiance. Excellent service. A great place for a cosy dinner. Nothing is too much trouble for the lovely staff. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated just off the seafront a very nice restaurant. Décor is modern and service pretty prompt. Had spring roll starter. One portion between two is enough as they bring four. I had spicy stir fried beef dish and my partner had thai jungle curry. Both...More

1  Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

my wife and I went there yesterday. (my wife is Thai) and she says it's really Thai style food. The chef is also thai. So, good service, good food, friendly staff and reasonable prices.

1  Thank smallfac
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our Thai meal at this restaurant. A little gem tucked between the amusement arcades.

2  Thank TheJFamilyoffour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in the area for one night and having searched top restaurants this place took my eye given the reviews I read. Easy to find and the decor was modern and the staff very pleasant. I ordered the Tempura Prawns and asked if I...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Thai cuisine; certainly one of the best Thai restaurants I've tried in the UK. Will certainly be returning given the opportunity :- )

1  Thank StewartAdeyemo
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely meals. Extremely welcoming staff in spite of having a big birthday party. The steamed seabass is good for slimming world people with steamed rice. All perfect.

1  Thank Chantal R
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Really good food and staff, everything tasted fresh and we had a great meal. Being a seaside town and not many repeat customers we thought it would be not that good but all was great. Highly recommended

1  Thank sparkysam2016
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We walked in on the off chance and a table for 2 was available. Polite staff, good selection on the menu and food is served promptly.

1  Thank marymc111
Reviewed May 23, 2018

I love this restaurant, the food and service are excellent. I visit this restaurant quite frequently, the food is always superb, cooked to perfection. The set menu is extremely good value. The staff are very welcoming and attentive.

1  Thank kazzy67
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Questions & Answers
December 10, 2016|
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Response from Marie R | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have highchair,not open on a Monday during winter season
October 29, 2016|
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Response from TheLocalThaiTeam | Property representative |
Hi JeffH1153, Yes,we do delivery. For more details please visit our website or call us during opening hours. (Tel.01803 559938) Regards, TheLocalThai Team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
2:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Torbay Road, Paignton TQ4 6AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 559938
  • E-mail
The Local Thai Restaurant in Paignton is open daily and serves authentic Thai cuisine prepared by an experienced Thai chefs, who trained in Thailand. We serve lunch and evening meals seven days a week, and being situated near the Vue cinema complex, The Spinning Wheel and other entertainment venues in Paignton, we are ideally placed for a pre-or post entertainment meal. If you just want an enjoyable evening out, we have a wide range of Thai dishes to suit all tastes, which can be enjoyed in our modern Thai style surroundings.
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