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Ruan Orchid

14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
+44 1244 400661
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (43 reviews)
“green curry” (16 reviews)
“boiled rice” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
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171 - 180 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 13 October 2015

Just come from lunch at this restaurant and find ourselves wondering why we haven't been going for years. Excellent food, excellent service, fair prices - all you need from a well-run restaurant.

Thank 410KimA
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

I have been here many, many times. It is my favourite Thai restaurant and the food is delicious. Great prices too. My favourite is the chicken satay to start, the peanut sauce is heavenly, and the chicken pad Thai. They bring extra spices to the...More

Thank Vicky T
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Lovely ambience and staff very gentle: very Thai. But what poor value.We both had the chicken curry with pineapple. We needed a microscope to find the pineapple and the chicken was not chunks but thin pieces like escalopes. The total amount of chicken would not...More

1  Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Popped in with a couple of friends. Very friendly staff and great atmosphere. Beautiful food. Very busy place.

Thank SusanOldham2013
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Myself and my partner visited this restaurant Sunday lunch time, it was our first visit here. We ordered from the lunchtime menu which was 2 courses for £7.95 each...great bargain!!! The presentation to detail of the food was very impressive. Highly recommend the Thai green...More

Thank 560sian
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We visited as a group of 10 on a hen party. It's not a hen type venue, more for couples or a low key meal with friends/family. Nevertheless we had a lovely meal and would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank STOMO350
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Had set meal here yesterday £7.95 2 course, lots of choice, beautiful presentation. It was very busy and we didn't feel rushed. We would visit again. Lots more we want to try.

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Very nice meal but a little bit pricey , was placed up stairs which staff was very friendly and quick to servie you with the drinks & food , not sure if I'd rush back may have to try others first but well worth a...More

Thank deborah d
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Hadn't been here for 20 years, and we went at the last minute on a Friday evening with 2 other couples. Staff found room for us with minimum fuss, and we had a cracking Thai meal. Highly recommend the hot thick curry and the lamb...More

Thank Blaconblue
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

I can't fault this place if you like Thai and you live in Chester. The staff are so polite and friendly. Service is slick and for quality is excellent. Wine and beer list is good and the place is great value. You would pay twice...More

Thank graeme C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 400661
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