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Rice Thai Restaurant

41 St. Cuthberts Street, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
+44 1234 272053
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (64 reviews)
“rice” (118 reviews)
“jungle curry” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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RR - RRR
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41 St. Cuthberts Street, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
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1 - 10 of 648 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had been meaning to try Rice out for a while and I'm glad my friend and I finally did! The food was great and so were the staff. My friend and I left rolling out of the restaurant from being so full of all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stephaniedw156
Nurul1A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much.,We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The food here is so good and the staff are great. The Penang curry is the best I have ever had with a prefect amount of spice. The soft shelled crab comes with an amazing dipping sauce along with some sweet chilli dip. They have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Graham A
RICETHAI, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you very much.We look forward seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard about this restaurant and as it’s very small we had never been able to get a table! When we went recently, it was definitely a great experience. The staff were very attentive and the food was incredible. A lot of choices for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LaurenPBJ
Nurul1A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much.We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a family for the first time. It’s a small cost place. Service is great, very friendly. Only small issue was they managed to spill the dishes a few times as they were quite busy and hence rushed. The menu is extensive, mostly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dips_Uri
Nurul1A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much.We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us eat out regularly, but this was our first visit to Rice Thai. I've always thought it looked a bit gloomy from the outside. However once we got inside the experience was delightful. Staff were helpful and jolly, and most of us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sue G
NurulA3337, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much.We look forward to seeing you again soon,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well we’d never been to Rice before but I’m glad we gave it a go. I had the Sirloin Steak dry curry with egg fried rice it was very good indeed. Service was very good and the price was very reasonable. We will also try...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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NurulA3337, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much.We are glad you enjoyed dining with Rice Thai and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered a jumbo prawn dish and when it arrived my son started eating first. I then tasted it myself and the prawns were off, i tried to explain to the staff the prawns were off but they seemed not to understand what i was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank K5561MDwilliamb
NurulA3337, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate you are writing a review and are disappointed that you did not enjoy your experience at Rice. However, there are a number of inaccuracies in your review that need highlighting. Firstly, you requested 'sweet and sour jumbo prawns', a dish that is not...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Rice Thai has been under its present ownership for a year and is now even better than before. It is very popular and it is necessary to book a week or two ahead. We dined there a few days ago. The staff are very friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michael190737
Nurul A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you very much.We are glad you enjoyed dining at Rice Thai and we look forward to seeing again soon.

Reviewed 31 October 2018

First time back since owners Tim and Maggs left. Still excellent food and hospitality. Attentive service, staff very friendly and knowledgeable. In particular, noodles and coconut rice excellent, but all food very good. Nice atmosphere. If you like Thai food no better place to eat.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Nurul A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you very much.We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Another superb meal, great flavours and it's nice to be able to take your own favourite wine and pay a reasonable corkage fee. If you are new to Thai food try the set menu A. Very helpful staff who were happy to modify dishes to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jeremyhay2018
Nurul A, Owner at Rice Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you very much.We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Natalieerica
26 April 2018|
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Response from dinoSwindon | Reviewed this property |
Well my friend and I tried two weeks ago and were pleased the food was really good and similar to the old standard. Of course will not be quite the same without Tim and Mag...
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Jane W
19 February 2017|
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dairy is rarely used in Thai cuisine but we do have dish from southern Thailand with milk. There is a preservative in our coconut milk which contains sulphite but besides curries most other dishes are fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 St. Cuthberts Street, Bedford MK40 3JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 272053
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