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rue de l' Ecluse 13, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
+41 32 725 00 60
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Cork, Ireland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best food I've ever eat. I get totally addicted from this place during my stay in Neuchatel. Every food served is a new experience and is a perfection of taste. Don't waste your time in Neuchatel for looking for good food. There it is at Le Thai. Often this place is fully booked so make sure you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

I felt an imposition being in this restaurant. Not deterred by the drab exterior and the diversion from the past entrance to a door that leads to the flats above, I was received by a busy waitress commanding I wait there and then ignored me for 5 minutes. The locals know better and pushed past us, claiming a table of... More 

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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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115 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

We were really surprised at the inside of this restaurant as from the street and entering it looks different and not really inviting. However going in it was a nice surprise to see the tables and interior. Also the service was professional and really friendly. Also the food ( we had all 4 of us different choices) was of great... More 

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Midrand, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2015

From the minute you walk through the door the subtle aroma of incense and food pulls you in. Service was fast and extremely efficient... almost pre-empting your needs. Food was excellent. Look, it's not cheap but excellent value. I seldom recommend, but this place impressed. You have to try the sorbet!

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Thank Paul D
Solothurn, Switzerland
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

Friends of ours recommended this place and although it's quite far from our home we decided to give it a try. Did not disappoint. The place is quite unassuming from outside but ok inside. Unfortunately there was an overpowering insense smell. I guess they are used and don't really smell it anymore but it interfered with the food it was... More 

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Thank CC7Bern
Biel, Switzerland
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

Nice location, yet the tables are a bit too big to quietly discuss together. The food is authentic and spicy, if you request so, the Pad Thai a bit disappointing but the traditional dessert (sticky rice with mango) was delicious. However, the prices for the starters, salads and desserts are too expensive for the small quantity you get, the prices... More 

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Thank kagb666
Neuchatel, Switzerland
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2012

Excellent Thai cuisine in the ethnic Rue d'Ecluses. Beautiful decoration, nice atmosphere. Always busy on the weekends so book ahead

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Thank whiskers76
Nether Alderley, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2012

Authentic and delicious Thai food served here in a nice subdued atmosphere. Bit pricey but not overly.

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Thank Lynnie97
Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2011

Contrary the other reviews, I didn't thoroughly enjoy the dinner at le Thai. From a 12 Gault Millau point restaurant I would have expected much more. The ambiance was great. However, our waitress obviously hasn't been working for a long time in the service. She had troubles taking orders. Firstly, another waitress had to ask us again about the wine.... More 

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Wiltshire, England
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44 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2011

This restaurant was just across the road from our hotel and turned out to be one of the more expensive dining experiences of our holiday, but nevertheless it was worth it. We didn't book but the staff were welcoming, spoke good English and efficient. The Thai food was as good as we have had anywhere, stylishly presented in pleasant surroundings.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Thai
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue de l' Ecluse 13, Neuchatel 2000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Neuchatel  >  Neuchatel
  • Phone Number: +41 32 725 00 60

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?