Try Thai

4.6
543 reviews
£25 and under
Thai
Try Thai is a modern and vibrant Thai restaurant located in the heart of Manchester Chinatown. Famously being voted as one of the top spots for truly authentic Thai cuisine, whilst offering a great dining experience.
What 543 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
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food
4.4
service
4.4
ambience
4.6
value
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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JuliaM
Glasgow
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Great food and great cocktails at very reasonable prices!

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vipPaulG
Newcastle
4 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Very nice food - loads of choice, high quality and healthy portion sizes. There was a wait for our first drinks but after that all ran smoothly.

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a family dinner due to one’s birthday. The best Thai restaurant in Manchester. Everything was great. Delicious food and excellent service. A “happy birthday” song played with a piece of birthday cake was a surprise 😀 Thank you “Try Thai” Team!

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IanB
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always have great food and service here. This most recent trip was no exception.

JC
JanC
London
1 review
Dined on 18 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Try Thai still serve truly authentic foods …they never disappoint.

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User234
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Lovely atmosphere and really friendly staff. We had the happy hour 2 course menu. The food was very nice, perhaps a little too oily on some dishes. The satay chicken wasn't quite what I expected, a little dry. But over all a nice experience and we would recommend and come back.

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GregN
Hertfordshire
5 reviews
Dined on 7 July 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We are a regular visitor and absolutely love the stir fry chilli mixed veg and crispy pork belly.

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 17 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Been here a few times now. Food never fails. Absolutely amazing.

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BernadetteM
1 review
Dined on 14 June 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Superb food, nice chilled atmosphere and value for money.

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IanE
Yorkshire
3 reviews
Dined on 13 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

fantastic authentic restaurant, I am so pleased that they are re-open and have been a customer for many years. Would not hesitate to recommend it to anybody. The staff are great, personable and they are exceptional value for money. Good sanitation stations and social distancing in place.

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ChrisR
Hertfordshire
1 review
Dined on 10 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely meal, with good service and tasty food.

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PaulT
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 9 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service with the lunch menu proving to be excellent value for money. Have visited Try Thai at least 25 times over the years and NEVER had a poor experience.

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Minh
1 review
Dined on 8 June 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Very relaxing atmosphere, lovely background music, cleaned toilets.

Should have had a facility for disabled people because I saw there was a wheelchair customer wanted to eat in your restaurant on my way out but decided not to because there was no lift.

The food was delicious but a little bit salty in my point of view.

All in all, I definitely come back

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DarrenM
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 6 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

As always very nice been in many times before always the same fantastic food definitely going again and again

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Ma2shka
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on 6 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely food as usual, great service and did I mention the food 😍😍😍

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R2T2
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 6 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Incredible food and very friendly staff. Great prices too. Highly recommend 👌

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SarahB
1 review
Dined on 5 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service. Would highly recommend this place.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 3 June 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Shocking and outrageous! All booked in for happy hour. Trip to see our son in Manchester after lockdown. Checked happy hour menu on June 2nd. Arrived for the meal June 3rd. Timings changed. Queried and waitress brought over timings menu with previous timings taped over. They should have honoured our booking but didn’t. The place was heaving due to happy hour! Not happy for us. We left.

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JamesE
South Wales
1 review
Dined on 3 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic meal, really tasty. Lovely polite service

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MikeM
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 3 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love love live try thai - great food, service and amazing price!

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JayneG
London
3 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous food. Jenny looked after us and was great x

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Fantastic, authentic Thai food.

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SusanT
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Found this place by looking at reviews and we are very happy we did.
The food is delicious!
We often go to Thailand and found the food to be every bit as delicious.
If we lived in Manchester we would be regulars.

JW
JamesW
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food and a warm welcome.
Overall lovely experience.

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Raymond
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We been many times. Always good. Would come again

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HemaV
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 30 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was warm and tasteful, for vegetarians there is many options for starters and mains. The price for 2 adults roughly £60 which is reasonable.

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DTAG
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 30 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food, amazing cocktails, good price & very friendly staff.

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AnnMarieM
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 30 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The staff and the food was lovely. We arrived one hour early and they fitted us in.
They have a wide menu which is great. Staff are very friendly. We will definitely be visiting them again. Loved it.

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JoelC
1 review
Dined on 30 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was outstanding, 5 stars doesn't do it justice. All of us left pleased with our respective lunches, but the thai salad and the king prawn pad thai stood out in particular. You could tell the seafood was extremely fresh, maybe from the fishmonger's next door. Staff were extremely friendly, accomodating, and available. The lunchtime menu is very reasonably priced at £11 for a three course meal but I must say again that the food was incredible - really fresh, bright and authentic. My one suggestion would be for the restaurant to provide a tapas-style option so that we could try all the different starters and small plates they have! Overall I honestly can't overstate what a great time we had, I'm so happy to have found this place and will definitely be visiting next time I find myself in Chinatown again.

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Flemwa
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 28 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service .. food was plentiful , hot and brilliantly priced for a city centre establishment

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Sophie
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Me and my partner tried here for the first time it was extremely nice, the food was really hot and all the staff was quick and efficient🤗 I definitely would eat here again.

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PaulL
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great food, good portion sizes, great service, what more do you need!

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GarryW
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Thai food I have ever eaten. Definitively recommend trying it to anyone. Will go back next time in Manchester.

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Rosenmeyer
London
2 reviews
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Best Thai food in Manchester - couldn’t recommend it more. They also do some great cocktails as really fair prices. Will soon go again

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food as always. So cheap! And the service is always excellent too!

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vipeater
London
3 reviews
Dined on 24 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food, great service

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KennyT
1 review
Dined on 23 May 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience5

Really enjoyable meal
Staff seemed a bit flustered but it was first weekend service since they reopened

OT
OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 23 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really great

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GlynnL
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on 21 May 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience1

Food was ok nothing to right home about. One main course out of three was tasty. Started were average. Service never asked how the food was. Was very impersonable and there are much better places to go

JW
JamesW
1 review
Dined on 21 May 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really well looked after and the food was fantastic

FAQs

Try Thai offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at 0161 228 1822.

Try Thai is rated 4.6 stars by 543 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting bookings at the moment.