Thai Square Trafalgar Square

4.1
1960 reviews
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Thai
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  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
Mandatory NYE Set Menu and deposit required for 31st December 2018.

Looking out over one of London’s most famous landmarks, the flagship branch of Thai Square is a great choice for lunch or dinner near Trafalgar Square. Formerly the impressive Norwegian embassy, Thai Square is a seriously spacious venue full of traditional artefacts, heavy wooden doors and sprays of exotic flowers – perfect for laid-back lunches with friends and cosy romantic dinners. And when tourists invariably tumble in by chance, they are rewarded, as you will be, with excellent Thai cuisine. Thai Square’s authentic menu is full of familiar favourites like fiery tom yum soup, fragrant green chicken curry and chargrilled duck breast with tamarind sauce. Vegetarians are spoilt for choice with delicious dishes like aubergine and shiitake mushrooms stir-fried with sweet basil and garlic. At the weekend, the club downstairs is open until 3am – perfect for diners who want to dance the night away in style.
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M
London
15 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

I have heard about Thai Square many times and was expecting great things but was disappointed. Firstly, we waited ages for someone to actually serve us although we were only 1 of 2 other couples in the restaurant at the time. Secondly, when the food was served it was lukewarm and not hot...the ambiance of the restaurant was nice but it wasnt value for money....been to many other Thai restaurants where the food is of better quality and hotter! Won't be going back in a hurry....

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OO
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and speed of food. Waiter service was also excellent. Will definitely be visiting again

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P
London
7 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

We had a really nice valentines day meal here, the food was very good indeed, the menu was varied and good selection. the venue is really very nicely decorated and the staff were very attentive and helpful. I would definitely come back and had forgotten how nice a venue this is and such a great location.

I booked in advance, popped in to confirm but they could not provide a preferred seat which is a shame, although I thought others had booked the window tables, so perhaps it is possible.

Tables are a bit close together in parts, but we sat upstairs, 2 of us on a table of 4 so plenty of room if they are not busy.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

It was my first time at one if these. The food was nice but the staff were a bit inattentive. I have had better Thai food though.

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N
Hertfordshire
29 reviews
Dined on 4 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

I like the food here so much that I went there on Monday night and I am going back again this Friday!

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JE
London
1 review
Dined on 24 January 2019
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 2

We were disappointed by the homophobic attitude of one of the waiters (mid-twenties, wearing glasses).
The manager should ensure the staff are polite and respectful to ALL customers.

Otherwise the food was fine although the duck curry arrived luke-warm and was over-cooked. The restaurant looks attractive but would benefit from a lick of paint.

Generally quite poor value.

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C
London
8 reviews
Dined on 24 January 2019
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 4

The ambience and service were second to none, however the food could definitely be better. The food whilst delivered quickly lacked taste.

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m
Hertfordshire
1 review
Dined on 21 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food service and appreciation of the fact we needed quick service as we were going to the theatre . I will definitely return to this restaurant

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R
London
45 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

I always enjoy coming to Thai Square, but especially the branch in Trafalgar Square, as it's a grand building. The food was delicious as always - there are very good vegetarian options. The service was efficient. I will definitely come back to this restaurant and highly recommend for an evening out with friends.

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OZ
London
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Great Food.. Every course was great... the lady that welcomed us was quite rude but our server for the evening was absolutely gracious.. overall a great experience.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Lovely food, good service.

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MB
London
124 reviews
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Their pre theatre menu is good

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 3

The food is good but the service was terrible, they practically told us to go bringing the bill into the table without giving us the possibility to have a desert.
When we asked for one, they told us to come back tomorrow!
They could have asked us before they close the kitchen if we want a desert.
I would not go back.

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F
1 review
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 4

I love the decor and the feel of this place, it's warms and welcoming. The cocktails were amazing I definitely give 10/10 for the cocktails but the waitering staff could be more attentive and needs to work more on customer service but other than that Thai Square is a must for food and cocktails!

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GL
London
1 review
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 3food 3service 2ambience 3

Food not as good as other Thai Squares I've been in and service was very poor.

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SA
London
3 reviews
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very good food . Good quality quantity. Value for money

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FL
London
11 reviews
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Trusted chain for Thai cuisine. Attentive staff with a good selection if dishes.

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JG
London
1 review
Dined on 25 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Had Christmas Day here with family

We got lucky with this place. Down to earth, clean and lovely atmosphere.

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JK
London
1 review
Dined on 23 December 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Good food and good service, always get a table I would imagine. Not cheap really.

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N
Hertfordshire
29 reviews
Dined on 19 December 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

The Pad Thai is delicious. This is my go to restaurant before a show in London. It never disappoints

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A
London
4 reviews
Dined on 19 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Food was good - the Christmas menu reasonably priced and perfect for a pre-Christmas family lunch. We were in a characterless corner near the restrooms and with loud music coming from a nearby speaker. However the staff tried to help but there was limited other space. Still I would definitely recommend this restaurant. The building is beautiful.

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OT
London
5 reviews
Dined on 16 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The food was nice and the set menu help to keep the cost down

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OT
London
4 reviews
Dined on 14 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Good service
Reasonable prices
Food tasty

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JS
London
1 review
Dined on 11 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Staff always very polite and friendly and food delicious.

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Denver
2 reviews
Dined on 8 December 2018
Overall 2food 5service 1ambience 4

Very nice restaurant but service is very bad

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DF
1 review
Dined on 8 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was very very busy but the service was still very good. The food was fantastic, best I have had.

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C
London
21 reviews
Dined on 1 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Gorgeous food and atmosphere :)

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 30 November 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Ordered Pad Thai noodles was so tasty and filling! My guy ordered sweet vegetables curry and rice was lovely! Both were great taste and quick service. Deffo would recommend the place if your around Trafalgar Square :)

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DJ
London
54 reviews
Dined on 29 November 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

2nd time dining here and still impressed with the food. Great if you are out and about near Trafalgar Square

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LK
London
1 review
Dined on 24 November 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

The second time I’ve visted and it won’t be the last! The food is amazing, as are the cocktails. The staff are very efficient and nothing is too much. Although we were seating next to a rather noisy party, we still enjoyed our time nevertheless.

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E
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on 24 November 2018
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 3

When arriving it took them some time to find our reservation, but we were served with a smile. The food was very tasty and arrived quickly. HOwever, when we were about to order dessert they said that we'd have to move tables due to a seating issue. Not wanting to move across the dining room, we decided to depart. Which is a shame for them as they missed out on a dessert and two more drink sales.

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LR
London
1 review
Dined on 3 November 2018
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 2

A bit expensive but the environment is good. Very quiet. However, I am not happy about the service. Only one staff was very smiley. The other two who served us were quite cold and just... did not let me feel welcomed.... although the food tastes good. I don’t think I will go again facing those no facial expression staff... objectively speaking

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i
1 review
Dined on 2 November 2018
Overall 4food 3service 2ambience 5

The food was served moderately hot and we waited a long time until we were served our food.
Service is really slow

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LO
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 30 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Reasonably priced Thai food close to Trafalgar Square.

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HP
London
1 review
Dined on 23 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

We have dined here a couple of times and always enjoy the food.

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LJ
London
1 review
Dined on 11 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, food was amazing and came out really quickly, would definitely come again

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MF
London
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2018
Overall 1food 1service 3ambience 3

Food was not warm. We were a party of 7. Each of us ordered starters and mains. None of our food was hot, every dish was served almost at room temperature.....and the room was not hot! This forces us to eat our food very quickly as by the end it was actually cold.
Very disappointing and not what we had hoped for.

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g
London
5 reviews
Dined on 25 September 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Nice location and excellent food. Tables are perhaps a bit too close to each other, at least our was.

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DC
London
1 review
Dined on 15 September 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Good atmosphere and amazing food. Nice staff, service a bit slow.
We had a great dinner in family and I could see myself going back for other occasions

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SD
London
2 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Food excellent, especially recommend the squid. Busy even though early evening but service efficient and friendly.

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