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Koh Thai Southsea

8 Kings Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3AH, England
+44 23 9282 4825
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (55 reviews)
“tapas” (111 reviews)
“jungle curry” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8 Kings Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3AH, England
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1 - 10 of 798 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good quick meal despite the place being packed with a queue. Attentive service and good value overall.

Thank MidlandsGds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went without a booking and the place was packed, they still managed to fit us in, the Thai food was the best we had tried to date, great food, great atmosphere, knowledgeable team and impecable service (they catered for gluten free) the manageress was very...More

Thank Stacey A
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Stacey A, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We do try to do everything we can for customers even when we are very busy. I am very pleased you had a great experience at Koh Southsea and will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend seeked this restaurant out for our anniversary dinner. Safe to say it was as close to being perfect as you can get. We ordered a dish were you were able to pay 26 pounds and get a surprise starter and main....More

Thank Callum H
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Callum H, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review, Happy Anniversary. We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience at Koh Southsea and look forward to seeing you again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit to this restaurant and we had a really excellent meal, had the set menu. Took us back to our hols in Thailand! Lovely food and really friendly efficient staff.

Thank DevonDawn
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi DevonDawn, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review, I am very pleased you had a great experience at Koh Southsea. We look forward to seeing you again Many Thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OW MY, what a find! We had a lovely young lady (who I believe was the manager) greet us on arrival, seat us and took care of us the whole night. We went for the Thai Tasting menu (where the server selects your dishes for...More

Thank mandyyhipler
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mandyyhipler, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review, I am very pleased you enjoyed the complete dining experience we strive to deliver and look forward to seeing you again when you are in the area. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't think that you can beat going to Koh Thai for a great eating experience and a fantastic atmosphere. The staff are always attentive and friendly and always carry a big smile. This review is not only to mention the restaurant but also for...More

Thank DaveandStella
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Daveand Stella, Thank you for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. We do our best to make sure not only the food and cocktails are great quality but also our customers receive a complete dining experience. I am really pleased you have also...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice concept, pretty building. Attentive staff. The small portions mean you can sample several dishes. However it does come at a price. £64 for two starters, for tapas, two rice and two water bottles is not cheap. Service charge is added to the bill, but,...More

Thank John W
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John W, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and we are glad you seem to have had a good time. We have quite an extensive menu with many different tapas dishes to suit all tastes, which range in pricing from...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a Thai restaurant in the old town and very close to the sea located in a really enjoyable area full of tourist attractions and facilities. I would particularly recommend a Phad Thai with pork.

Thank Salvina C
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this review We look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant a good few times and it seems that there is always a staffing issue. Last night we had a table for 6 booked over a month in advance for a big birthday, opting for 'chef recommends' for 6 people...More

1  Thank EmmaR2513
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi EmmaR2513, Thank you for highlighting this issue, we do appreciate reviews whether positive or negative. We did have some staffing issues on the night you dined and we were extremely busy. This should not have impacted on your evening so I am sorry about...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for late dinner, love the food & great service from Sai,Went for the tapas which is a good way to try lots of different things.

Thank Sarah G
KohCustomerService, General Manager at Koh Thai Southsea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sarah G, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Kings Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 4825
  • E-mail
Description
Koh Thai Southsea in based just outside of Portsmouth’s historic port area. This romantic and opulent, Grade II listed former bank boasts a mezzanine floor overlooking the buzzing restaurant and bar. The grand neo-classical facade transports you from the everyday to our exotic island, complete with a tranquil secret garden. Amazing for cocktails, parties and great food.
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