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A Day in BKK

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453 Nepean Hwy | Chelsea, Chelsea, Victoria 3196, Australia
+61 3 9773 0599
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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly eat here with family, visitors or just as a couple. We love the staff, the food, the atmosphere. Just want everyone else to know.

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Thank Sharon W
Melbourne, Australia
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116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I happened to be in the area looking for somewhere for dinner and came across A day in BKK. A cosy little restaurant in the strip shopping centre of Chelsea. The menu was extensive with everything you'd expect to see on a Thai menu. The food was fresh and the servings were well sized. The wine list... More 

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Thank CoffeeLovingCat
Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Let's start on a positive note. We enjoyed the food at this restaurant. Chicken satay as entree had good flavour. Thai spicy duck salad was also very good. Good amount of duck that was well cooked and succulent. Thai banana with coconut ice cream was a nice way to finish the meal. Down side was the service. Initially we were... More 

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Thank Stanley F
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

First time there after reading the reviews, the local residents would believe this food to be excellent but anyone who travels for really good food might not. The restaurant is small but ok, as is the food. I wouldn't make a special trip back because non of the dishes make you crave to have more. Just a meal and not... More 

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Thank Phil H
Mornington Peninsula, Australia
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We love our Thai cuisine and have frequented many in the area over many years. This was the first time we had been here and while it was ok, it wasn't amazing. We were seated on a table on a landing and my chair leg kept falling off the edge. The decor is cheap and unauthentic and staff weren't overly... More 

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Thank markgolly
Chelsea, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is our regular go to place for Thai in Chelsea. Definitely food is best when you eat in. The Thai salads are awesome and the place is very cute.

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Thank joncorey
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We ended up here on a Monday evening simply because every other restaurant in the area was closed. What a wonderful accident- this place is a treasure. It's small and exudes a real sense of family intimacy. I guess you would be advised to book on busier evenings. The menu is pleasingly varied and has a number of unusual items... More 

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Thank Alan J
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Great food, well presented and reasonably priced. This little unassuming restaurant is a gem. The wines were also reasonably priced and good quality. Will definitely be back.

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Thank Karen Yvette C
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Went with friends for dinner and enjoyed the experience Ignore the design which is a little shabby but the food was very good The beef in cashew was amazing as was the Thai Omelette. Cheers

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Thank steven p
Melb, Australia
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Make this little unassuming restaurant high on your 'must go' list, gorgeous authentic mixed Asian food, fresh produce, wonderful selection, great service... Deco & furniture nothing special, but the food, service and ambiance well makes up for it. Go, go go... You will love it

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Nepean Hwy | Chelsea, Chelsea, Victoria 3196, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9773 0599

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