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Chaophraya Aberdeen

1 Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1NJ, Scotland
+44 1224 061180
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chocolate bomb” (14 reviews)
“tamarind duck” (6 reviews)
“weeping tiger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1NJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I dined here on Saturday night early on and the food was excellent. We had the Chaophraya set menu which came as a started platter and a selection of main courses. The starter was excellent with a good variety of meats and...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is consistently good. Fresh and tasty, always flavoursome and moreish. Staff have always been good, professional and friendly. The restaurant used to house a financial company. Very high ceilings with original fittings. Just beautiful

Thank HappyZipps
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply love this restaurant and I am gob smacked at any poor reviews I have seen. Offer was on for 2 for 1 main courses in January and we booked for lunch and it was fabulous. We both had the duck tamarind as I have...More

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant once when it first opened and a second time last night and I had hoped that the poor service in the first instance was just teething problems but unfortunately not. Whilst all the staff were polite and friendly they...More

Thank Helen H
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear this Helen H, we have also received your feedback through our feedback form and look forward to speaking with you directly.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a quick lunch at chaoprya. £11.95 for a 2 course lunch. Food really wasn't good. We had a green curry and a red curry for mains. Prebooked sliced chicken added to a sauce that resembled canned tomato soup.....thai red curry???? Very poor. Told...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had booked a table for myself my partner and my mother for her birthday. Me and my partner have been here before a few times and every time we have had a pleasing and tasty experience. This visit was no different. The highlight of...More

Thank Liam J
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sawasdee kha (Hello) Liam, Thank you for taking the time to review us, it's great to welcome you back. I can't wait to share your lovely comments with the Tony and the team here. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kop Khun Kha...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a transformation to 'The Monkey House', very tastefully done with dining for couples, large or small groups. Would be a great place for a celebration meal. We were early and got the day menu - Choice of 3/4 Starters, Mains and Sweets plus one...More

Thank MrsTricia501
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sawasdee kha (Hello) MrsTricia501, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it. i look forward to sharing your lovely comments with the team here and hope to welcome you back to us again soon. Kop Khun Kha (thank you) Chaophraya...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The venue used to be one of the largest Aberdeen pub I used to go to. Out of curiosity and because I love Thailand ant its food I wanted to test Chaophraya. What they have done in the place is outstanding. And because it's a...More

Thank X5185OMthomasm
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sawasdee kha X5185OMthomasm in line with my responce to Littleminions21, I find your review unacceptably rude and I don't believe you have the correct knowledge of our company to be able to make these statements. Kop Khun Kha

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after reading all the positive reviews. I have to say I’m gobsmacked how anyone can rate this food above a one star. Firstly the positives. The location is very central, the service is amazing and the decor is beautiful. Sadly that’s where...More

Thank Littleminions21
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sawasdee kha Littleminions21, I find your review unacceptably rude and I don't believe you have the correct knowledge of our company to be able to make these statements. Kop Khun Kha

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to the Aberdeen branch after visiting the Edinburgh restaurant and we were not disappointed! The food was amazing; especially the sharing starter. Definitely somewhere to come if you’re celebrating or trying to impress! The speciality gins on the first page are a must...More

Thank Sacha S
LM232013, Guest Relations Manager at Chaophraya Aberdeen, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sawasdee kha (Hello) SachaS, We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to sharing your lovely comments with the team here. We look forward to welcoming you back to Chaophraya Aberdeen or Edinburgh again soon. Kop Khun Kha (thank you)...More

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kayleyx
24 January 2017|
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Response from aberdeen801 | Property representative |
Sawasdee Ka Kayley, Thank you for your enquiry! Our ChaoPass offer has ran for a few January's in a row now however is limited only to this month (to help with those January blues!) We do run other offers and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$56
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Union Terrace, Aberdeen AB10 1NJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 061180
  • E-mail
Description
Explore the many regions of Thailand with an experience at Chaophraya Aberdeen, formerly known as the Union Street institution, The Monkey House. After undergoing a complete transformation, the opulent establishment offers impressive blends of contemporary Thai cuisine in unique surroundings.
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