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Conveniently located in St. James Street, just one street back from the seafront and Brighton pier, our friendly staff are here to give you the authentic Thai experience. Our food is freshly cooked by highly experienced chefs using the finest quality ingredients and prepared to the very highest standard. Whether your preference is for mild, medium, spicy or very spicy, just let us know how you would like your meal prepared.
US$21 - US$278
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Asian, Thai
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Dog Friendly, Non-smoking restaurants
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff and great service. Good selection of food and well selected set menus. The food was delicious, full of flavour. Staff were attentive and looked after us well.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 24 June 2021

Probably the best meal we had on our short stay in Brighton. Great curries and the veg spring rolls were delicious!

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 19 June 2021 via mobile

Excellent! Best Thai Iv had in ages! Normally really struggle as not many offer veggie options or only have 1/2 things. These guys have so many veggie options. And it all taste amazing. I recommend number 85 pad Thai with bean curd! Will certainly come...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 11 June 2021 via mobile

Today we had the pleasure of visiting Sawadee Thai Restaurant. From the moment of booking the visit over the phone Danny the owners was extremely warm and we had a feeling we were on to a winner! On the day we arrived Danny warmly welcomed...More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 10 June 2021 via mobile

Exquisite Thai restaurant. The mixed starters were heaven. The calamari were divine and the Currys top form. We had to wait for a seat but it was so well worth it. Danny was such a great host. Definitely coming back next time. Awesome experience

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 4 June 2021

The best Thai food outside of Thailand!! Every time my mum and I visit there we are blown away by the delicious flavours and quality of the food, the kind warm and welcoming staff (shout out to the lovely Danny) and charming decor and ambience....More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 30 May 2021

I have missed eating at Sawadee during lockdown - so it was lovely to be able to get a table on friday night & enjoy their wonderful food again. Service was excellent - everyone is so friendly. The menu is extensive but I ordered the...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 28 May 2021 via mobile

Staff were superb and so friendly to ourselves and our dog. The food was outstanding and reasonably priced. My green Thai curry was delicious. Overall a lovely experience and if I’m in Brighton again I will definitely visit again. Thank you team for your customer...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 21 May 2021 via mobile

So glad we stumbled upon this fabulous Thai restaurant. Delicious food and great value for money. Relaxed and cozy vibes, with lovely big green plants all around. Really attentive and friendly staff, our waiter was Danny, who was an absolute dream!! Would definitely recommend and...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 18 December 2020 via mobile

I visited the beautiful Sawadee restaurant located just a five minute walk from the town Centre. We were greeted by the amazing Danny Lee. The food was absolutely incredible but, in a world where face to face service has taken a back seat. Danny managed...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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The restaurant is @ Street level but toilets downstairs
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sawadee Thai Restaurant

Yes, Sawadee Thai Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, Sawadee Thai Restaurant offers delivery services.

Sawadee Thai Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4