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Sawasdee Thai Restaurant - CLOSED

139 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 4052
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
2 Sep 2015
“authentic thai”
1 Jan 2014
“No good, don't bother”
Restaurant Hours Closed
139 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

food was great. don't worry about the décor, its not pleasant but the food and service are authentic and delish. do yourself a favour and check it out

Thank bevo77
Reviewed 1 January 2014

Great service when you walk in. As soon as you sit down, that's it. 2 hours to be served. Asked for desserts and apparently kitchen was closed but happy to take more drink orders, not even an apology. Best part. Overpaid expecting change. Did not...More

1  Thank Stu040
Reviewed 28 December 2013

My wife and I were walking through China Town when we decided we would go for Thai food. The restaurant is on the first floor and nicely laid out. We had a table close to the piano player. The staff had unfortunately thought our order...More

3  Thank ichibanwanderer
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Needed a Thai fix and found it at Sawasdee Thai Restaurant on Little Burke St. Highlight of the evening was the entertaining live piano music... The food was ok, but lacked a true Thai taste and the beef used in my red curry wasn't of...More

2  Thank DaTW
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Came here with family and really enjoyed the ambiance, food and quality. ordered Australian crabs which was amazing.

1  Thank SaminaAqeel
Reviewed 18 October 2013

I visited this restaurant whilst in Melbourne for business. We each ordered a meal and shared. All the meals were lovely and very reasonably priced. The service was great and the set up made it almost seem like we were in Thailand. I'd definitely come...More

1  Thank Tassiejac
Reviewed 22 August 2013

We have dined many times at the Sawasdee Thai Restaurant and every time we have been there we have always been served by friendly staff. The meals themselves are an absolute credit to the chef's - always beautifully presented, extremely tasty and value for money....More

1  Thank TammyL97
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We came across this restaurant by chance and really happy to have found it! It had a wonderful thai atmosphere - I felt like I was in Thailand. Menu is big and food was delicious!

Thank 75ks
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Cannot fault the service, Francis was very welcoming and made sure all was ok with the food. I must admit the food was borderline too spicy for me but I do like it on the mild side. Very tasty though and I would certainly return.

1  Thank emdem78
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Well where do I start, I have been here over 20 years ago and I chose to return for the food and service I remembered and Qantas Points. The prices are at least double what I pay in Sydney and the service is poor and...More

Thank 380,800
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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  • Address: 139 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 4052
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