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The Royal Thai

€€ - €€€Thai, Asian
94-96 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RS, England
+44 1325 361717
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
4 Mar 2017
“Very enjoyable”
2 Jan 2017
“Great Meal”
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Thai, Asian
€€ - €€€
94-96 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RS, England
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Reviewed 6 September 2013

We have ate here several times though only on a lunchtime (not the buffet) My wife is Thai so when back in the UK we normally drive to Darlington to the Thai shop opposite the restaurant (same owner as the restaurant) they have fresh Thai...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 September 2013

tried the buffet and whilst the food tasted ok I had to get up three times through the night to get a drink and the next day at work I was thirsty all day. My wife also had the same problem. Regrettably far far too...More

1  Thank thaifry
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

Had an hour to wait for the train in Darlington and cycled past this place. Normally avoid places that do "all you can eat" buffet. This one proved an exception (only on Sunday) and a real find. Lucky for those who live here. Huge selection...More

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 16 May 2013

We popped in here before going to the theatre and we got a lovely warm welcome , shown to our table and plenty of time given to chose what we wanted we weren't rushed which was good. We all went for the three course special...More

Thank kh1354
Reviewed 17 April 2013

We had read lots of reviews and I have to agree! I rang to see if we needed to book and the phone was answered with just "hello" very odd. We went and the special offer of 3 courses for roughly £10 was great. The...More

2  Thank em3334
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Last night was our 3rd visit in as many months and on every occasion I've been really impressed. I don't eat out often or write reviews, purely because I work in the hospitality industry and often find my experiences disappointing. This is now one of...More

Thank thecrownatmickleton
Reviewed 25 February 2013 via mobile

Called in on the off chance for lunch couldn't believe three course for £5.99.Excellent service and food were to follow,going back on Sunday for the buffet £9.99 can't wait.

Thank Rexylad1
Reviewed 9 February 2013

Came here for a meal in late January, after having a very nice takeaway a few months earlier. Saturday night, the place was dead! My Dad & i went in and said we don't have a reservation, can we have a table for two. The...More

2  Thank Dubai-Dreams1
Reviewed 27 January 2013

We went last night for a meal before the theatre. The waitress is the problem, the waitress from hell. We were shown to our table by a lady in charge , great no real issue apart from no menu. We were given Prawn crackers and...More

4  Thank Gardener009
Reviewed 26 January 2013

If this review puts at least one person off going to this hell hole then I shall be pleased. I have never had to leave a review like this before and I'm disappointed to be doing so now but I feel very strongly about this....More

5  Thank LSCC27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-96 Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 361717
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