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Once Upon a Time at Ruen Jao Khun Ou

32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 252 8629
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (19 reviews)
“green curry” (10 reviews)
“tom yum soup” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended to this restaurant and so went there on our first night in the city. We were seated in their tropical garden, and served by young Thais in lovely traditional dress. The food was fine, but on the bland side, and seemed geared...More

Thank 5heartfamily
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Thanks to our helpful friend Yvonne who recommended this restaurant we had a lovely evening. Like eating in a small forrest clearing, a themed restaurant we loved and with a full house we are not alone.

1  Thank vincentwilding
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Place was lovely and romantic for couples. Food was Very good! Loved the Padthai! Price wise, it’s alittle pricy compared to other restaurants but it’s worth the ambience!

1  Thank GS L
Reviewed 12 February 2018

It is not easy to find the place in the dark but we did)) Lovely garden with beautiful light, very autentic little houses and collection of Barbie dolls! But we were not very exited by the food. It was not as good as in some...More

Thank Анастасия П
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

A delicious alfresco lunch of Thai curry in this haven of tranquility in the centre of Bangkok. The experience of the delicious and inexpensive food made special by the beautiful butterflies hovering around the pool by our table. Great service and lovely touches such as...More

Thank KarlCaerdydd
Reviewed 10 February 2018

As always followed the reviews. Location is excellent in an idyllic green courtyard. Food excellent with ample portions. Bill came including 10% service charge which was fine. Total 1253 baht. Gave them 1250. But no, came back for the 3 baht......really? That's about 7pence. Please...More

Thank travisBromley
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Easy to find, restaurant seating area is surrender by trees and has a water fountain, make you feel so relaxed. It is excellent Thai food! They have very extensive menu, different choices of wine, any food we ordered are so tasty! We definitely will come...More

Thank Ashley Y
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Once Upon a time in December while in Bangkok. I have to admit that the food is very, very tasty, portions are big enough. Moreover if you order a rice a waiter walks around a table to top it up for you if...More

Thank Katarzyna B
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Very touristy, but still a good place for an evening dinner with your SO. Great Thai menu. Popular place, so son’t expect quick service every time.

Thank Kristian B
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Just up a soi opposite the busy Pantip plaza, this restaurant is beautiful. We went quite early (11.30am) and sat in the garden. It was very quiet and peaceful. I don’t know how busy it gets later on. The food was very good quality Thai...More

Thank pahayden2016
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Esther T
27 December 2017|
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Response from Fran H | Reviewed this property |
Probably not unless a private hire!
3 December 2017|
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Response from Fran H | Reviewed this property |
Probably depends but I’d always book!
16 October 2016|
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Response from pak_sowme | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is on their website. Search for onceuponatimeinthailand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 252 8629
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