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Star of Siam

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Cnr Charles and Paterson Street | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 2786
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I have been coming to Star of Siam for over 2 years. I have brought numerous friends and colleagues for dinner over that time, with not one disappointing meal. It's fresh, the flavours are amazing and it's true Thai at its best. My favourite is all chicken pad Thai, but I can say I have tried over 10 of the... More 

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Thank Deb B
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a fairly busy Friday night. The service was helpful and prompt. The restaurant was busy and full of local people with a pleasant atmosphere. It had rather old fashioned decor and the tables were spaced in a way that allowed private conversation. The food was truly splendid with really well rounded flavours and generous portions making it... More 

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Thank Phil W
Melbourne, Australia
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278 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Launceston for a couple of days and decided on Thai food on our first night. This restaurant has rather dated decor. The staff were friendly and helpful. Service was prompt. The menu was reasonably extensive. We chose the mixed platter of entrees and Tom Yum soup. The soup was up to expectations. The other entrees were... More 

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Thank LindsayMann
Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to try this restaurant on whim. We chose dishes we knew and we weren't diappointed. The entrees were great and the main meals, mussaman beef and chicken cashew nut stir fry, were fantastic. A bit on the expensive side but we were on a holiday....

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Thank dl642014
Hobart, Australia
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87 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came here while on a weekend away, and we were not disappointed! We got in at 8.30pm and the restaurant was still serving until late which was great as we'd been to a movie. We had the fish cakes for entree, delicious! I ordered the Tom Kha soup with chicken and it was incredible. The mushrooms... More 

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Thank oliver_2424
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

great food, disappointing that have been attending the establishment for many years on a regular basis but they fail to acknowledge return, long term supporters of the establishment. This does not seem to affect the crowds! Or us who continue to visit because of the amazing food 10/10

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Thank Petalyn D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We had to start the spring rolls and chicken satay. Did not disappoint👌 i then had the prawn red curry n my partner had the star beef .... his dish was unbelievable. Mine was on point but i had to say i had serious food envy. Would recommend to anyone looking for tasty,fresh, none expensive food.

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Thank Elaine C
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Booked to go to Star of Siam as had been before when last inn Launceston. Got a table - very busy with loads of people waiting as not too many restaurants open on the day. Looked at the menu - special menu for the public holiday which is Ok but when you double the prices that is not. Very slow... More 

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Thank Alison C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We ordered Tom yum soup and lab beef for lunch. The Tom yum soup was not as expected, too salty and sweet. Lab beef as well was very salted. Overall the food was not good and the price is very expensive for a small proportion of food. We don't mind paying the price as long as the food is good... More 

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Thank Kanika K
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This place has a great review & totally true. Our 2nd time here and the food is authentic & tasty. We dined on Boxing Day which has a rather expensive menu with Pad Thai Chicken at $25.80. Will be back again but will try to avoid Public Holidays as their pricing is quite high!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Charles and Paterson Street | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 2786

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?