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Simply Thai

42 High Street | Midsomer Norton, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DL, England
+44 1761 418556
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (8 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“green curry” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
42 High Street | Midsomer Norton, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times now and have never had a bad meal. The staff are friendly and welcoming great atmosphere and very relaxing. Very good food and cooked well.

Thank paul d
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Love going to this place ,great tasty authentic food ,great service both eating in or take away Pad thai and the green curry hit the spot

Thank derawinger
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I feel so lucky that this place is on my doorstep. The food is great, value for money excellent and the service is second to none. The takeaway service is just as good as the dining in. Definitely one to return to!

Thank suzi6967
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is the best Thai restaurant around, a strange thing to say about a take-away with a little dining room attached but true. Last week I had spare ribs that were succulent and laden with flavour. The chicken with ginger was also a delight, bursting...More

Thank RIchard_of_Binegar
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Not the first time we have visited but the first time since its refurbished. Simply stunning. Decor simple but effective and the food simply to die for. As ever simply excellent.

Thank Lorna C
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to Simply Thai and was yet again excellent, the Thai ribs our so good and duck curry so tasty, if you haven't been to this restaurant and enjoy great Thai food please go , but I suggest you book as...More

Thank martin h
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Having always enjoyed their very good takeaway meals, we ventured to eat in their restaurant area on a Saturday evening. Unfortunately it is quite small, and was very crowded with 24 diners, including one large noisy group. There are no soft surfaces to absorb sound,...More

Thank markehowell
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Booked to come here, very small (only 6-8 tables) but the food and service were excellent. We waited a while for our mains but they waitress couldn't apologise enough. The food was very good and reasonably priced

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This place is really good Nice clean and fresh dining room. Very good menu with loads of choice. Good drinks list and not overpriced. Very friendly welcome and service. Food cooked well and with care

Thank paul d
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful experience at Simply Thai, really great food with my lovely family. Tasted lots of beautifully presented food.. Gorgeous Chicken with ginger with egg noodles...I would recommend Simply Thai to everyone..

Thank Linner2710
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is the restaurant licensed or do we need to bring our own drink. Do they serve boiled rice with their meals as I do not like bamboo shutes or noodles. Thank you.
25 February 2016|
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Response from Alfsmat | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will not have a problem with either thing. The food is really good.
I know the staff rely on tips. What currency is best for them and what is the usual amount? If I remember correctly it varies between their job.
20 August 2015|
Response from Kerryak39 | Reviewed this property |
As a rule in England it's 10% of the bill in English pounds.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 High Street | Midsomer Norton, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Midsomer Norton
  • Phone Number: +44 1761 418556
Simply Thai is a family-owned restaurant and takaway. It was founded by experienced chef, Jon Singtothong, and his wife, Joy. The couple are originally from Thailand - Jon from the North, just outside Chiang Mai, and Joy from the South, close to Bangkok. They run the restaurant together, often helped by their young son Josh. ​ Jon's passion for food is longstanding and he has developed his art in some of the finest Thai restaurants in the UK, having cooked for celebrities including Brad Pitt, Damon Hill and Robert Redford. He has been personally responsible for cooking every dish that has come out of the kitchen since the restaurant's inception to ensure that consistency of taste and quality are guaranteed. ​ 'Our focus at Simply Thai is on delivering healthy, freshly cooked , honest Thai food that makes people smile. We try really hard to offer something for everyone. Spice averse customers can choose from dishes that have been, or can be, adjusted to better fit Western tastes. For culinary adventurers and foodies, we offer unique Thai Taster nights so that people have the opportunity to learn more about our food and our culture .' - Jon Singtothong
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