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Shin Thai

Shop 1 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“chow mein” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (13 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Japanese, Sushi
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Shop 1 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

A very lazy evening turned into huge disappointment. How can a Thai restaurant serve such an awful and terrible Thai Green Curry - a staple item in any Thai restaurant !!! The worst I have ever eaten and I have eaten at the best and...More

Thank NadirZap
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I had the chicken Chow Mein and it was delicious!!! The restaurant is nice, has a liquor license, great service and the food is really, really good!! Husband had the Nasi Goreng - also really tasty!

Thank FiBear
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The service was incredibly slow at this restaurant. The Tom Yum soup had just 3 tiny shrimps in it and the main course was extremely bland. I was offered noodles/rice but not informed that this would be an extra cost. The only credit would be...More

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Singapore noodles with lovely fresh prawns, ask for them spicy if you like them that way. Sushi pretty good too. Very reasonably priced

Thank Victoria1999
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The soup was ok, chicken was a bit dry. The veggie spring rols were enormous and full of flavour. The sushi was fresh and fine. The crispy roll was a surprise in texture. I will definitely come back for a quickie...

Thank elcorte
Reviewed 11 February 2017

A very demure looking "Thai" joint on along the road but what a gem! The flavours are fresh and the vegetables were crisp and perfectly cooked. We enjoyed Tom Kha w/veg soup, Calamari and sauce along with chilli & Basil prawns. Excellent meal.

Thank GreenChiliSmuggler
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

On Sea Point Main Road you'll find a few Asian restaurants all serving mediocre Asian style food. Shin Thai is a typical example of this. Whether it's meat, fish, chicken, beef or pork, it all tastes more ore less the same. A protein, carrots ,...More

Thank DudleyFeebish
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Don't be deceived by the outward appearance. We chose this restaurant at the end of a very long day of traveling, because we were tired and hungry. The staff were very polite and helpful, and the food was a joy.

Thank sookeico1
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The sushi you get here is very good. Service is also good. We recomend this place to sushi lovers. Thumbs up 👍

Thank Øivind B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We tried this one night and kept coming back. There are various vegetarian options. The service is friendly and helpful, too.

Thank ab326
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 Regent Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
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