Thai Square Putney Bridge

4.0
1053 reviews
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£25 and under
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Thai
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  • Scenic View
  • Good for a Date
  • Quiet Conversation
Amongst the youngest in the deservedly popular Thai Square chain, Thai Square Putney enjoys a prime spot adjacent to the bridge. But it’s not just the picturesque location that attracts the buzzy, well-to-do crowd. There’s the exotic cocktails served in the bell-adorned entrance bar, and then there’s the fantastic food served by friendly staff in the light, airy dining room above. The menu consists mainly of familiar Thai restaurant staples, including pad thai noodles, cracking curries (red, green, yellow, roast duck) and pan-fried dishes. The exclusive dishes deserve particular attention, especially black cod in a wonderful chu chee sauce topped with coconut cream. The vegetarian section is impressively long. A strong wine list features organic choices. A great value Thai experience.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Thai
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Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri Lunch: 12.00pm-15.00pm Dinner:18.00pm-23.00pm
Sat: 12.00-23.30
Sun: 12.00-22.30
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Phone number
020 8780 1811
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AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Business Casual
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Banquet, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Full Bar, Happy Hour, High Tea, Late Night, Outdoor Smoking Area, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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IL
London
137 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

Great views of the river. Nice location. Good menu and nice food. Service friendly but not the most attentive.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 29 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Was nice, but rushed regarding food and cocktails took long to come.

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JK
London
4 reviews
Dined on 21 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Good choice of food and excellent service. Food very good.

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JZ
London
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely atmosphere. Not too loud. Professional and friendly staff.

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JF
London
1 review
Dined on 23 September 2018
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 3

The river view is blocked due to ongoing constructions.
Once we were seated, we had not waiters come over. I had to actually walk over after waiting for 15 mins and get someone to serve us.
The food was way below average. I ordered the seafood stir-fry and the squid was hard and rubbery.
The food options are limited.

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LM
London
3 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Lovely as ever. Looking forward to the construction work on the river bank being completed - spoils a fantastic view!

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CH
1 review
Dined on 8 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of many visits - excellent as usual. Nice ambience and lovely food

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s
London
13 reviews
Dined on 22 July 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

Beautiful restaurant with a moss wall, orchids and golden Buddha. A calm oasis.
Views of the river. Friendly service with a smile. Mango salad delicious.

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R
London
2 reviews
Dined on 24 June 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Big thumbs up, lovely restaurant with bar downstairs and the staff were wonderful! Really well made hand-crafted cocktails, very exotic and tasty :)

Sadly we did not have the best view of the river but this is not the restaurant's fault as there was construction which is beyond their control.

Overall a great evening, thank you Thai Square!

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HH
London
7 reviews
Dined on 20 June 2018
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 3

Very disappointing.
The food is average and for what it is ... vastly overpriced.
The sharing plater was mediocre.
One of the worst Thai food I actually experienced.
Location is great tho! Which was the reason I used to go there.

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j
London
2 reviews
Dined on 11 June 2018
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 2

No view as there are porta cabins now outside.

Food came suspiciously quickly and was all luke warm and deep fried.

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M
London
7 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

We ordered 2 drinks before the food. One arrived. Had to wait 10min for the other.
Asked for the wine list after our starters. We did wait and wait... I went to get the wine list myself - the waitress apologised, the restaurant was busy.
Did not eat my main course - weeping tiger steak - as the meat had a flavour of... meat fat gone off. The little sauce there was, was bland so couldnt even eat my rice.
They did not charge us for the steak, but the evening was not as planned - had to go home to eat!
It's a shame, we used to like this place and go a couple of times a year, but I dont think we will go back.

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6
London
14 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Lovely locations and great food

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OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 22 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We had my wife’s birthday dinner here for her special occasion. Overall it was good experience but not extremely great. The service was average and nothing special when they heard it was my wife’a birthday. The river view was mostly blocked because of the temporary construction facilities directly in front of the restaurant. The food was mostly deep fried and you could not taste the freshness.

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KE
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

First visit to Thai Square Putney for a while and pleased to report that it has maintained its high standards. In fact the food was even better as a new Executive menu (I think that was what it was called) had some excellent new dishes. Staff very friendly and all dishes were great. The cocktails are also brilliant.

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L
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great please. Always fantastic. Really like the food and the ambient.
Namwaan looked after us very well.
I will back soon .

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OT
London
8 reviews
Dined on 10 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great cocktails, wonderful food, great views - wine was also delicious. Service not quite as attentive as it could be although all the staff are absolutely lovely.

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JK
London
14 reviews
Dined on 6 April 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

I always like the soft shell crab with mango salad and it didn't disappoint. Red curry was good as was the beef dish we had which I can't recall. Thai Square Putney has a great staff, good food, and a great view of the river!

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CS
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2018
Overall 3food 5service 3ambience 5

We booked a table but told on arrival after waiting in queue downstairs that there wasn't one?
We waited a fair time and then they found a table.

Waited quite a while to get wine, I had to ask as waiters rushing around while we were ignored.

Food was really good, though I thought the wine was too expensive for what it was, approx. £25 a bottle. £190 for 4 people seemed a bit expensive.

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MS
London
7 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went for great meal at Thai Square on a Friday night with some friends. We had pre drinks / cocktails in the bar where the music was great. Great selection and price and then went up to table. We chose silver set menu for £30, and found portions large and selection excellent. Followed by coffees. Service was friendly. This is a fabulous restaurant for Putney with superb views, just surprised it was not busier.

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L
London
20 reviews
Dined on 30 January 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 2

The restaurant was practically empty on a Tuesday evening. Granted, it was 6pm. Despite this, we had good service and the food was great. It’s also conveniently located next to the Putney pier so easy to get to should you be taking the RB6 boat.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

We had the £30 set menu, as we weren’t sure what to have. The food was lovely and no one went hungry.

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E
London
33 reviews
Dined on 30 December 2017
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Very good Thai food and great location with river view. Even though the restaurant was quiet due to pre NYE, ambience was nice and the food quality excellent.

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D
London
14 reviews
Dined on 22 December 2017
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Best Thai food in southwest London. Amazing restaurant by the river for wonderful views.
Make a point of eating here!

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DS
London
14 reviews
Dined on 4 December 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent as always. Our 4th time at this Thai Sq and service and food has always been spot on

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 1 December 2017
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Great location, good food, slow service however it is the Christmas period

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a
London
18 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2017
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

It doesn’t disappoint.

The food is good, albeit slightly hotter than usual (not sure why but it was still fantastically tasty)

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really good food and professional service as always

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 26 September 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was superb!

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i
London
153 reviews
Dined on 10 September 2017
Overall 3food 5service 4ambience 4

The food was really delicious although I think it was very overpriced - £17.50 for pad thai noodles is ridiculous. Setting is nice, I would definitely return if someone else was paying e.g. business meal etc.

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L
London
4 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2017
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

I went here with some friends as I fancied some thai food locally. I had seen quite a mix of reviews so arrived with some small misgiving but on arrival the staff were very professional and offered to give us the best table with the best view over the river if we were willing to wait 15 minutes, no doubt in response to my note asking for a table with a view of the river.

They have 2 menus - an 'executive' one and the normal version. In this case executive means more expensive but very good. We chose a mix of starters - the duck salad and Scallops from the exec menu, which were all outstanding, and the mixed platter of starters for 2 from the regular menu. This was followed by the lamb shank in yellow curry, vegetable green curry and the jungle curry. All of these were delicious and the jungle curry had a pleasant heat to it as expected. Coupled with the coconut rice it was a lovely meal. Their pina coladas are also very yummy and went down a treat.

Overall a fantastic experience, though the prices are a bit more expensive than entirely warranted (in my view) but the quality is good and it tasted excellent.

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M
London
14 reviews
Dined on 4 August 2017
Overall 1food 1service 5ambience 5

My husband and I visit every year if not twice a year. We went in May this year and decided to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary in August. From May to August.... the menu is now half the size and the prices hugely inflated. The king prawns were missing from my pad Thai and was replaced with one giant scary looking shell on prawn. I was not impressed as I left half a bowl of prawnless noodles behind. Such a shame as in this case "change is NOT good". Will not be going back .... so upset at that.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2017
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great setting, we went for the silver set menu. Good set of starters. As we were 3 we had a different main each. Lots of food and great taste. £150 for 3

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N
London
1 review
Dined on 27 July 2017
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 4

We asked and told the resturant we are celebrating our anniversary while booking to maybe try and make special efforts but non wat so ever not even a flower on the table. Iv had thai food before in many places like busaba and the taste of food was very bland just looks fancy and well over priced for the taste. Left very disappointed and as soon as we could. My husband didn't even touch his curry as he said is was so tasteless. Only nice thing was decor and view.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely an amazing place,
Excellent and attentive staff,
Will most definitely make this a regular venue

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OT
London
5 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2017
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 5

Really nice food, at a great little spot on the river. Service was fantastic, however the food is very expensive for what is essentially an average menu. They automatically added a 12.5% service charge to the bill, which I felt removed my ability to reward the good service of the staff.
All in all a good little restaurant in a fantastic river location.

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F
London
1 review
Dined on 8 July 2017
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Friendly but always feels a bit rushed. Barely get to finish chewing your last morsel before your plate is taken away.

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OT
London
25 reviews
Dined on 1 July 2017
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Great authentic food.

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a
London
20 reviews
Dined on 1 July 2017
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The view of the Thames and Putney Bridge is what makes this place a special place. Good service by friendly staff as well.

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Brighton
1 review
Dined on 24 June 2017
Overall 2food 4service 3ambience 3

£13 for a single prawn starter! Another £13 for a 2 scallop starter (but very tasty).
It's local and I've been before but I will really question visiting again due a new seasonal menu that rips you off.

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