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Thai Cafe

20 Plein Street | Simonsplein Centre, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 886 7000
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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“thai food” (5 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
“crispy duck” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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20 Plein Street | Simonsplein Centre, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I am a big fan of Thai food and I visited Thai cafe four times now. Each visit was a joy. Take aways are available here and they kept me well informed on how long it would take each time. I recommend the pad thai!

Thank David K
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Visited six months ago and although the Thai cooks have disappeared from the kitchen was pleased to find the dishes were still as good.

Thank r0adrunred
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We just fancied some no frills dining the night we came across the Thai Cafe. As regular eaters of Thai food, we were certainly not disappointed. Don't be put off by the exterior, as they have a pretty little courtyard out back. Really friendly staff....More

Thank Alpaccaman
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is a truly remarkable find slightly off the beaten track in Stellenbosch. All food cooked fresh to order in an open kitchen by local staff especially trained in Thai cuisine.

Thank hungryman47
Reviewed 17 February 2016

It is always a risk taking kids to a Thai restaurant but our waiter was helpful and made great suggestions for the kids. Their food was great. There is more of an atmosphere outside so I would suggest booking. Enjoyed the food- fresh, good quality,...More

Thank Tania H
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

we are regular visitors at this thai cafe. the food is always good and made fast over lunch time. it was now the 3rd time we have walked out as we didn't got served at all. we entered 13.15pm and we where the only customers....More

Thank RhodneyPatel
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Great little Thai restaurant in the heart of Stellenbosch. Authentic Thai food as good as Thailabd and better than most in Johannesburg. Had really good sattay, spring rolls, green curry and pad thai. Highly recommended and very well priced. Only negative - restaurant was very...More

Thank Raptor0O1
Reviewed 3 January 2016

If you are keen for tasty, freshly prepared food, good service and atmosphere? Then this is a great place to be... The alcoholic beverage section needs some attention.... But they make a plan!

1  Thank Karin K
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

It should have been a warning sign that none of the staff is Asian. However, we decided to try it anyways. The dishes are from a variety of countries but we tried to stick to Thai. Unfortunately the dishes missed some of the promised ingredients...More

Thank Kristina08_11
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We ordered food many times and every time it was delicious! A big variety of dishes, which are made fresh according to one's wishes. Definitely a food gem!

1  Thank Heidi Jacques J
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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
Child-friendly, Kids
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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