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“Friendly, Relaxed and Tasty!”
Review of SoPa Thai

SoPa Thai
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Price range: US$4 - US$21
Description: SoPa Thai : Fresh Ingredients, Authentic Thai with a Twist. It is a new Thai Restaurant and Thai Food Market. It has recently changed ownership from 20th April 2018. The new owner is Nat SoPa who has a background in Hospitality Management from Melbourne Australia and has worked in the hotel and restaurant industry for a number of years. Her last job was a business management lecturer both in Thailand and the UK. SoPa Thai is a combination of a relaxing place to eat, a friendly atmosphere to shop for Thai fresh Produces and a good place to hangout for drinks. We have Fresh Produce from Thailand to our restaurant once a week. We use these fresh ingredients for both cooking and selling to the public. Come to try our food and experience Thailand in one place at SoPa Thai.
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Description: SoPa Thai : Fresh Ingredients, Authentic Thai with a Twist. It is a new Thai Restaurant and Thai Food Market. It has recently changed ownership from 20th April 2018. The new owner is Nat SoPa who has a background in Hospitality Management from Melbourne Australia and has worked in the hotel and restaurant industry for a number of years. Her last job was a business management lecturer both in Thailand and the UK. SoPa Thai is a combination of a relaxing place to eat, a friendly atmosphere to shop for Thai fresh Produces and a good place to hangout for drinks. We have Fresh Produce from Thailand to our restaurant once a week. We use these fresh ingredients for both cooking and selling to the public. Come to try our food and experience Thailand in one place at SoPa Thai.
Reviewed July 5, 2021

We went to SoPa Thai for the first time this weekend and were delighted with the whole experience and a we had a wonderfully relaxed and tasty Sunday evening meal served to us by friendly and enthusiastic staff.

Personally I would recommend the Massaman Beef Curry, the meat was so beautifully cooked that it just fell apart and melted in the mouth and the sauce was incredibly tasty indeed.

Its fairly priced for its quality and somewhere that we will definitely return to.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed June 10, 2021 via mobile

This was a surprise dinner from my partner, not your normal Thai restaurant as this one is also a Thai supermarket.
That said it was so nice , the staff were so lovely and nothing was too much trouble.
They had a good menu with all the usual favourites red & green curry ect.
Very reasonably priced and if I’m in Southend again I will definitely come here again.

Date of visit: May 2021
2  Thank Keeth007
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Reviewed May 30, 2021 via mobile

Had an amazing takeaway from SopaThai last night. Green curry chicken, Masaman lamb, red curry beef. I had number 2 spice level and we loved all of them. The curries at SopaThai taste just like we had in Thailand. We used the SopaThai app to order, really easy and quick.

Thanks Sopa and team looking forward to coming into the restaurant next weekend.

Date of visit: May 2021
1  Thank cantona07
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Reviewed May 21, 2021 via mobile

Best Thai in Southend area, and shop inside, plenty of food in takeaway cartons and always piping hot

Date of visit: May 2021
1  Thank tosspot1234
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Reviewed April 11, 2021 via mobile

Best Thai restaurant I have ever been to. Food fantastic. Staff superb. It’s quite simply the best takeaway in town

Date of visit: April 2021
1  Thank rrgbrown
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