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Chaba Thai

20 High Street, Abingdon OX14 5AX, England
+44 1235 525540
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (19 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00 Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20 High Street, Abingdon OX14 5AX, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We were a table of 14, booked on a Friday night, and treated to what I can only describe as complete negligence and disrespect. We waited for over 2 hours for our mains to come out, with no apology or advisement of what was happening....More

Thank TylerO189
Reviewed 5 days ago

We don't very often go for the 'eat as much as you like' options in restaurants, however we did on our most recent visit to Chaba Thai and it was fantastic. Every single dish we had was obviously freshly prepared, it just all tasted so...More

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food everything cooked to perfection..their wine is good and well priced ..no one will be dissapointed dining here

Thank margaret-oxon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at Chaba Thai. Very large selection of tasty food, the staff is efficient and friendly and their teas are very tasty. I would definitely recommend this place.

Thank LegrisFamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for Dinner without a booking last night. We were greeted with a warm welcome and shown to a table. Our server was very attentive and took our order with a smile. The food and drinks were served without waiting long. The portion...More

Thank MartinW431
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant on a Sunday when it is buffet night and had a great meal with good service. I went a couple of weeks ago on a Saturday and the service was terrible. The restaurant was packed with people and I just...More

Thank 538catherineb
Mark D, Owner at Chaba Thai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So sorry to hear that service was so slow. Unfortunately we weren't short of staff as we had 3 chefs, 2 additional kitchen staff and 5 waitresses on. It was just that the restaurant was full on both floors with takeaway and delivery orders too...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is more like it and much better than the Chinese 2 nights previous. Still smaller menu than the main but good enough choice for the money. Good selection of starters especially tempura prawns were delicious. sesame prawn toast was freshly cooked and crispy, spare...More

Thank peter s
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This was our 3rd visit in the last 3 months and we really loved everything. Beautiful food and amazing service. Super clean and fast at god same time. Thank you for a lovely evening

Thank agac78
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Three of us visited the Chaba for lunch and we really liked it. A very good selection of starters, we ordered six and shared, four main courses and a drink and the whole came to under £60. So good food, nice price friendly staff, clean...More

Thank Aligern
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I love coming to this restaurant, I have had thai food all araound the globe and i recommend this one. The entrees are particularly nice, expecially prawn toasts, lovely fried tofu. Tom yum soup is great and curries as well. They also have a good...More

Thank JamesMustang
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Questions & Answers
Christine W
26 February 2018|
Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Yes, most of our menu can be produced gluten free. Just ask when you order.
31 May 2016|
Response from Mark D | Property representative |
Yes the food is halal. We buy the meat from Booker and all is marked up as Halal. thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 High Street, Abingdon OX14 5AX, England (Formerly Thai Orchid)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Abingdon
  • Phone Number: +44 1235 525540
  • E-mail
Chaba Thai offers a fresh, modern dining experience with fresh, tasty Thai food from our very experienced Chef. Come and taste the difference. We are open for Express Lunch (£6.99 set menu*, which is an amazing deal!) from 12-3pm and for evening meals from 6-11pm (reservations not necessary apart from weekends). We have a Wine list put together by a local wine enthusiast. Sunday to Wednesdays are our unlimited Thai Banquet nights where you order dish after dish from our extensive Banquet menu for an inclusive price of £17.95 (£8.95 for children under 145cms) Take-away and Home Delivery also available.
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