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Mae Ping - CLOSED

16-18 South End, Croydon CR0 1DN, England
+44 20 8760 0278
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
3 Jan 2016
“Tasty food at a good price”
3 Jan 2016
“Mae Ping Thai is now CAT BA ISLAND - Vietamese cuisine comes to South Croydon”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
16-18 South End, Croydon CR0 1DN, England
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

Having been to their Wimbledon restaurant, I visited the Croydon branch. Same good quality and price. Nice decor.

Thank Esteban B
Reviewed 3 January 2016

If you want to eat at Mae Ping Thai, the nearest alternative branch is now in Beckenham. The South Croydon restaurant has recently changed to a Vietnamese called "Cat Ba Island." They have not yet established themselves on Trip Advisor (as of January 2016) so...More

Thank Claire_Summers
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Authentic Vietnamese restaurant with a great selection of rice, noodle and soup dishes made from fresh and flavoursome ingredients. I tried the Prawn Summer rolls and Pork & Crabmeat spring rolls as starters, followed by the Lemongrass Grilled Pork (Bun thịt nuong) with vermicelli noodles...More

Thank andyholmes64
Reviewed 25 October 2015

A friend and I went to the Thai restaurant we have visited many times only to discover it had changed ownership and is now a Vietnamese restaurant. Never having eaten Vietnamese food we decided to give it a try and were glad we did. Our...More

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Beautiful food, great service, we love coming here as its such a nice restaurant even down to the décor, I always recommend this place to anyone looking for good thai food!

Thank RhiannonSteffi
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This is a little gem of a restaurant! The staff always make us feel so welcome, and make lovely childrens cocktails for our daughter. The starter platter for two is a delicious way to start your meal. This consists of tempura prawns, dumplings, a lovely...More

Thank Jillybeansk
Reviewed 18 August 2015

There are a few reasons I will not be giving this restaurant a good review. Firstly, after working in the restaurant industry myself the number one rule is service with a smile. This was our first visit to the branch through good recommendation of another...More

Thank RealFoodie92
Representing_MP, Guest Relations Manager at Mae Ping, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2015

Dear RealFoodie92, Thank you very much for your feedback. As mentioned to your companion in our previous response, we must apologise for the inconsistent service on the evening. The waiter should have been more prompt in his service, and apologetic when drinks had been forgotten....More

Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

First time visiting the Croydon branch and I can safely say I will not be returning. The service is shocking. The restaurant was almost empty when we arrived and after being seated we waited a good 15 minutes to be asked if we would like...More

Thank bethany s
Representing_MP, Guest Relations Manager at Mae Ping, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2015

Dear Bethany s, Thank you very much for your feedback to the management in regard to your visit. First of all, may we apologise for the inconsistent service on the evening. The waiter should have been more prompt in his service, and apologetic when drinks...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

I decided to try Mae Ping for a birthday meal with 20 guests. The food was stunning & came on time. We had a fantastic waiter called Paul, who despite being very busy was attentive, fun and made the experience far more enjoyable for everyone....More

Thank Wesley M
Reviewed 10 August 2015

A friend and I decided to try Mae Ping for lunch and were glad we did. It is very attractively furnished and decorated with a nice atmosphere. Service was attentive without being obtrusively so and we were not hurried from course to course or to...More

Thank Marion G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$34
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Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 South End, Croydon CR0 1DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8760 0278
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An independent family-run restaurant group across the South London area - we serve fresh, quality Thai food in traditional and modern settings.
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