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The Coach & Horses | Wicken Road, Wicken Bonhunt, Saffron Walden CB11 3UG, England
+44 1799 543519
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“coconut rice” (7 reviews)
“king prawns” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Coach & Horses | Wicken Road, Wicken Bonhunt, Saffron Walden CB11 3UG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This pub holds a secret, it's the most surprisingly delicious thai restaurant I've ever been to. The menu provides plenty of options (my wife doesn't like coconut!) and my 5 year old son was also catered for with delicious chicken goujons that are not even...More

Thank Adaaam75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the welcome and introduction by the landlord to the excellent food and lovely friendly service it was all rather lovely. Special mention goes to the beautiful cocktail of lychee martini which I could seriously become addicted to. A lovely summers evening meal. We are...More

Thank Gillholla
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It's a while since we last visited Ananta (we regard this as the best Thai food in the area) but chose to have an anniversary meal there. The food was excellent as ever and this time I tried one of their vegetarian curries with aubergine...More

Thank AndyMcGonegal
Reviewed 5 June 2018

If you like great family run service, outstanding Thai food, freshly prepared, and a relaxed warm atmosphere, this is the place to come. Sergio is a fantastic host and Ananta his wife a Thair chef of a quality and skill you would not dream of...More

Thank jamesandnicky2018
thaifoodpub, Owner at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review !!! Sergio & Ananta

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful meal, reasonable price. Fantastic setting and surperb attentive service. Second visit and many more to follow in due course.

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This time Ananta excelled herself in the kitchen - the food was heavenly - my sizzling Sea Bass was delicious - gorgeous aromatic flavours - piping hot - coupled with my coconut rice it was completely delightful. My partner had the sizzling venison which he...More

Thank Jak Jak G
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Wonderful Thai restaurant. V helpful staff, nothing is too much trouble for them. A gem of a restaurant. Looking forward to returning soon.

Thank Lesleye2011
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We came here late on and managed to get a table...we love Thai food but find its hard to find a good authentic one - we finally have with Ananta it was superb! Food was delicious - the Tom yum soup was amazinc, never mind...More

Thank Franny1987
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We were recommended this restaurant by friends. It is an old pub, relatively small inside & therefore booking is essential. However, it is not hard to see why. I had the hot King Prawns & Squid starter with Wasabi mayo & for main the Venison,...More

Thank MarkG1__11
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Our Grand daughter ,Millie , loves Thai food and as she is staying we decided to take her to a favourite place -Ananta in nearby Wicken Bonhunt ,Essex . They were extremely busy , but we had a super meal - chicken Satays to start...More

Thank Ruth B
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2018|
Response from jamesandnicky2018 | Reviewed this property |
No, it does not. It is a small restaurant in an old thatched building with only a small toilet up a step.
Dawn V
5 March 2018|
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Response from thaifoodpub | Property representative |
Hello. We open from Tuesday to Friday at 6pm and Saturday at 5pm. We also open for tapas at lunchtime the first Sunday of the month. Please have a look our online calendar in our website: thaifoodpub
Faraz K
10 September 2017|
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Response from thaifoodpub | Property representative |
Hello, Only in the bar area, not in the dinning rooms. We could prepare a table for up to four people in the bar area if required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coach & Horses | Wicken Road, Wicken Bonhunt, Saffron Walden CB11 3UG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Saffron Walden  >  Wicken Bonhunt
  • Phone Number: +44 1799 543519
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