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Thai Cafe

20 Plein Street | Simonsplein Centre, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 886 7000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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“thai food” (4 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
“crispy duck” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:30All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
20 Plein Street | Simonsplein Centre, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday

We order from Thai Cafe at least weekly, can't get enough! Everything is devine, but you can't go wrong with the Bao Me Prik!

Thank Nicola K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a day out we decided to have a light Thai meal.. Our food was good.. I had a soup and Tempura prawns.. Both were very good. My husband asked for rice and got noodles..

Thank Aaltjie
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Thai Cafe is a great spot to go, or to order from, if you want some delicious Asian food. The meals are a bit pricey, but you get what you pay for as the portions are on the large side. There is a wide variety...More

Thank Jared B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Thai Cafe is always a winner and also one of the restaurants I frequently recommend to guests that stays in my guesthouse. Have not had any bad meals here .... Thanks, you guys will for sure stay on my restaurant recommendation list.

Thank maisondebosch
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit for. Sit down dinner with family and it was fantastic! We ordered the sweet and sour crispy duck, phad woon sen (glass noodles with beef and vegetables) and a spicy chicken with cashew nuts. Three portions fed four of us...More

Thank BevyAbr
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A simple take away come restaurant and certainly nothing more than that. But the food is good, well priced and the chef will cook your order as spicy as you like. Simple but pleasing.

Thank Rjoc
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Plenty of food. We thought it more Chinese than Thai. Good service and good prices by our European standards. A good break from the ubiquitous burgers and pizza. Thanks

Thank BobbyG1981
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Lovely food, and friendly staff. We always visit this cafe when in Stellenbosch. We also do take aways. Prices have gone up, but are still reasonable. Worth trying.

Thank Heidi Jacques J
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Service was super speedy! This was a great place for lunch --sitting outside and enjoying some spicy food. Excellent veggie choices. Wait staff were very knowledgeable about the menu -- and gave good recommendations. All in all, a good experience!

Thank Kriss B
Reviewed 17 December 2016

After three nights of fine dining, we fancied something spicy, so drove to Stellenboch for a Thai meal, after seeing their good reviews. We ordered our food Thai style, which is exactly what we got, spicy!! The portions are huge & we definitely over ordered,...More

Thank Leedsaway67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Plein Street | Simonsplein Centre, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 886 7000
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