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The Lime Leaf

25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
+44 1256 355272
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (55 reviews)
“weeping tiger” (17 reviews)
“prawn tempura” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We’ve ordered vegetarian green curry and noodles and we received a chicken curry and another main...ok can happen but they removed the chicken from the curry changed the plate and they’ve served again the same curry...with small pieces of chicken I can’t understand this behaviour...More

2  Thank Andrea C
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for this review. I am sorry there was a mix up with your order. However, I can assure you that you were served a fresh vegetable curry. We would never remove meat from a dish and serve it up again. I understand that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined at The Lime Leaf last week with the gf. I love Thai food and this is probably the best I've had for a long time. We had a table full of food which was amazing quality, and large portion sized. Very well priced for...More

Thank Michael P
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for this review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a bit of a hidden gem of a restaurant, my first visit and the ambience it really nice with some separate eating areas and the food was very nice also.

Thank Tony S
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this review. i am glad you have discovered us.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cocktails are OK, but do check they have actually put the spirits in, hubby's first Mojito was merely mint water! If you want wine be prepared to take out a second mortgage! A bottle of the cheapest is around £20, total rip off! I was...More

3  Thank JessicaTodd
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We welcome constructive criticism but this review contains a number of incorrect assertions which undermine its credibility. To start with, it is just not true that a bottle of the cheapest wine is around £20 as you assert. The price of our wines starts at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a long time since we have eaten in the Lime Leaf, but thought we would give it a try. We had booked for 6:30 on a Friday evening to try to avoid the later rush. Service was friendly and attentive. I started with fried...More

Thank Broadhurst
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review and in particular your comments on the dishes you chose.

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We absolutely LOVE going to the lime leaf, by far the best restaurant in Basingstoke. The seating upstairs is pleasant and there is enough room so people aren’t sat on you lap. The staff are all very friendly and attentive, all the team make the...More

Thank Alan E
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this review. We appreciate your comments. We believe our loyalty card provides good value for regular customers.

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve become a regular Lime Leaf visitor since moving to Basingstoke and its by far the best restaurant in town. Basingstoke is unfortunately full of chain restaurants which lack individuality. The Lime Leaf serve authentic Thai food in a lovely atmosphere with fantastic staff. I...More

Thank SoCo25
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Many thanks for this review. It's good to know we are your favourite restaurant in Basingstoke.

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Have eaten twice at this lovely restaurant. The shared platter, scallops and prawns in a lemongrass / chilli sauce, Duck in Tamarind sauce were excellent. The staff were very friendly. Would recommend to anyone who loves Thai food.

Thank BARBARA51155
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for this review and your comments on the dishes you chose.

Reviewed 3 May 2018

We have eaten here twice now and both times we had a great meal with really good service. We like Thai food and particularly like it how it is served here. They were very busy for early in the evening - we thought we might...More

Thank Kate F
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you for this review. We are glad you have enjoyed your meals. Sorry about the oversight with the prawn crackers.

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Visited due to the reviews on Trip advisor and we weren’t disappointed. Food was excellent and so tasty. If we are ever passing from Durham again we would definitely return

Thank paulmusgrave1959
David W, Owner at The Lime Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Many thanks for this review. We hope to see you again the next time you are in the area.

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DanDan91
2 January 2018|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Hi Dan. We have a baby changing facility on the ground floor.
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30 July 2016|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We do try to cater for special requests but some sauces are an integral part of the dish and may be difficult to remove. It might be better for you to tell us what you do like and we'll see what... More
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Dropkicknm
17 June 2016|
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Response from David W | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Most of our vegetarian dishes marked with a V on the menu are also suitable for vegans. The exceptions are egg fried rice and Vegetable Pad Thai. The latter normally contains egg but can be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 22:15
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25/25A London Street, Basingstoke RG21 7PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 355272
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Description
Restaurant serving authentic Thai food. Situated in a 16th century two storey building in Basingstoke's Top of Town area. Small intimate dining areas suitable for small group bookings up to 16 persons.
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