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10-12 Rheede Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 1633
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (9 reviews)
“jungle curry” (3 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
10-12 Rheede Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Amazing food, incredible taste I would say there is no better in Cape Town or South Africa for that matter, its very hard to be, authentic Thai Family in the kitchen

Thank Milkthef0x
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

My cousin & I ate here this evening when our first choice restaurant was fully booked...we were so happy it was because we really enjoyed our meal! Super tasty, huge portions and so reasonable. Staff were friendly too We shared starters of prawn dim sum,...More

Thank MicheleH72
Reviewed 27 September 2018

located 2 mn from my hotel, I had take away from this restaurant two nights in a row. I had the Mongolian beef, a bit spicy, really good, and some green prawns curry, delicious. its very cheap and the portions big.

Thank sarchapdelaine83
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We were not disappointed with our choice of Thai Restaurants in Cape Town central, it was a Monday and we thought it would be quiet, but the place was humming always a good sign when you are visiting for the first time. Authentic Thai cuisine...More

Thank Alan/Denise J
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The food and staff were excellent! We went even 2 times and it was good both times! There was a lot of choise!

Thank Arnauddebeer
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Sawadee to me is the second best Thai restaurant in Cape Town after Yindees. The service is always great, the food is always good. It is better value for money than Yindees though. The portions are always HUGE. I recommend the coconut chicken and the...More

Thank Charvan E
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

This is place if you want really spicy thai food. Ask for the jungle curry and ask for it extra hot. Really excellent! Really nice to get as take aways as venue is quiet dark and not too my taste.

Thank AlessioAllegrucci86
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Good menu with usual favorites. Dim sum were very good, for the mains had crispy fish with basil very good the Beef with lemon grass and bean sprouts was excellent. Will be back soon.

Thank Gingerlyn640
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We were a table of 3 and We were served by a really friendly waiter, Habib. We ordered the tempura prawns, lamb jungle curry, crispy duck and ostrich to share. We finished off with some sago pudding and fried chocolate. Everything was amazing. I would...More

Thank ShanCoetzee
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Having been there a number of times in the past, my expectations were higher than what was reality. All the three dishes served were "tired" and lacking of freshness. Pad Thai was limp, no bamboo shoots or bean sprouts and substandard peanut sauce. Prawn curry...More

Thank tonylach
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-12 Rheede Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 1633
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