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Tara Thai

104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
+44 1702 391171
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“sticky rice” (8 reviews)
“jungle curry” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second time my wife and I had been here. It was not too busy for a Friday evening, which was good as we had not booked. The service was good, we were not kept waiting, nor felt rushed. I enjoyed my food...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having always walked past this restaurant I've always wanted to try it and finally did. At first all seemed fine then the meal came and I expected it to be spicy but OH MY GOD it was effin hot, also every time the waitress came...More

Thank cassieBedford
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very nicely appointing with Thai artifacts and religious symbols. That was very pleasant and helpful. It was only two people waiting in the restaurant which seemed a little light for a Friday night. There's a nice selection of vegetarian meals, meat, and...More

Thank Omni99
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Not a place I would go again. The beef in my starter salad was not char grilled as described, not even grilled, just cooked, some slices too thick and the hot & sour dressing was slightly too generous with the fish sauce. The green curry...More

Thank glodnymat
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, cooked superbly. Nice calm atmosphere. There were a few other diners, which was appealing as most other restraunts in the area were empty. There was a small mix up with the bill but the staff understood the error immediately and were very quick...More

Thank A. M. C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Saturday night extremely busy and we did have a bit of a wait for food but the service was brilliant, friendly and warm. Wine was lovely and the food was superb, worth waiting for. Really looking forward to going back. I could live on their...More

Thank Mia102
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We arrived 7.20pm for our table booked for 7.30pm. We had our starters, drinks, then placed our main course order. 10.15pm and our main course still had not arrived. At no point did anyone apologise for the wait. Appalling.

1  Thank MTBC1962
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Food excellent, service spot on, great surroundings all for a reasonable price. Can't complain about anything. Got to be awarded five stars.

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Came here on Wednesday after my daughters ballet lesson. Service was very friendly. Crispy duck for starter was delicious, for mains lamb chops were spectacular, prawns with garlic and coriander sauce was fab and pad Thai was very tasty. Highly recommend this restaurant kids said...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We decided to book this restaurant as my son loves cooking this type of food an we wanted to congratulate him on his new job. The Service was excellent. Very attentive staff well managed restaurant. The staff were Incredibly helpful and friendly..The food was the...More

Thank julieperry3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Hamlet Court Road | Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS0 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 391171
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