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Star of Siam

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Cnr Charles and Paterson Street | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 2786
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Launceston, Australia
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36 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been a couple of times , mostly with out of state visitors needing a " Thai Fix " This time , same ol same ol .... Dated decor , passable food and not cheap for what it is . Beer was cold so I guess that's something . Sadly lagging behind other good eateries in Launceston . Ho hum... More 

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Thank David B
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1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is super authentic if you ask for Thai style if not it will be made according to the local taste. The service are always great as the staff are cheerful and attentive. They are busy on most nights so made your booking before hand.

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Thank Mayyam Q
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We as a family of five had to go to this restaurant on Easter Monday as there was no choice. I am not complaining about the food. Food quality was OK except pepper lamb dish was very salty and so we could not finish it.Serves are very small for the price. We had to attract the owner for service as... More 

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1 Thank DivakarP17
Mayyam Q, Manager at Star of Siam, responded to this review

We apologies for the salty lamb black pepper, you could have let our staff know and I am sure that it will be dealt with straight away. We have already made sure that our chef take note of that point. For price, you 1st need to understand that the ingredients that we have imported in, are not common in this... More 

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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner with my boyfriend. The food was yummy - we had the money bags and the red curry with beef. We thought the portion size for the curry and the rice were pretty small. And overall we thought the food was overpriced for what you got.

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1 Thank Heather R
Mayyam Q, Manager at Star of Siam, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a family trip to Tasmania. The food was amazing. The service was very good. Food came quickly.

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Thank Soopoib
Mayyam Q, Manager at Star of Siam, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. Hope to see you again when you next visit. 😁 More 

Greensborough
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

After travelling all day we needed something to eat that was special and after satay end chicken skewers we had the chefs special seafood stir fry on a sizzling hot platter. It was excellent and filling. We enjoyed a banana fritter to round off as good a Thai meal as we have experienced. Well done to the Star of Siam.... More 

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Thank John Somerville R
Mayyam Q, Manager at Star of Siam, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. It made us strived to do even better in the future. Hope to see you back here one day. Please let us know if your coming back so that we can take care of you better. More 

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Over night in Launceston felt like Thai checked out trip adviser restaurant well recommended. Food quite tasty but small serves. After almost finishing meal we asked for a bowl of stir fried veggies with oyster sauce again a small serve ! We were charged $20 for this rip off !! Very annoyed.

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3 Thank Dianne T
Mayyam Q, Manager at Star of Siam, responded to this review

I have a feeling that I remember you guys. 1st of all we would like to apologies for the miscommunication. 2nd the price that we have set are what we find reasonable for Launceston. 3rd, we would like to thank you for your precious feedback. More 

Noosa, Australia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This restaurant has been around for many, many years and still manages to keep up its good looks. All very Thai inside. Lovely food. Can't fault it. Well, just one thing! There is no BYO.

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Thank pantherpete63
Level Contributor
78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Star of Siam for over 2 years. I have brought numerous friends and colleagues for dinner over that time, with not one disappointing meal. It's fresh, the flavours are amazing and it's true Thai at its best. My favourite is all chicken pad Thai, but I can say I have tried over 10 of the... More 

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Thank Deb B
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We visited on a fairly busy Friday night. The service was helpful and prompt. The restaurant was busy and full of local people with a pleasant atmosphere. It had rather old fashioned decor and the tables were spaced in a way that allowed private conversation. The food was truly splendid with really well rounded flavours and generous portions making it... More 

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Thank Phil W

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Charles and Paterson Street | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 2786

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