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Kinkao Thai Restaurant
176 Brick LaneShadwellLondonE1 6RU
Going to have disagree with the majority of the reviews here. We had the Pad Thai, Lad Na and Larb Gai. The food was mediocre, something to fill you up and probably a good enough lunch option but not a place you would come back to. I'm not sure if its success is based on the fact there are no other Thai options nearby.
Based on food alone i would give it a 3 star, but the attitude of one of...more
How did we stumble upon a Thai restaurant on Brick Lane? No idea. To be honest, we barely knew what we were doing. Before we arrived at Brick Lane, we didn't know that it was a hub for authentic Indian and Bangladeshi restaurants. However, when my boss saw the work "authentic" in the sign for a Thai restaurant, he pulled out his Yelp app, saw that it has 4.5 stars and exclaimed "let's go,"...more
An excellent Thai restaurant. I love Thai food, so I'm always trying new places and Kinkao is among some of the best!!
I got the golden bags appetizer (I forget what they are called in the restaurant though) and they were really delicious.
The Panang curry is creamy and you really can't stop eating it once you start :P The only thing is that I ordered the seafood panang, and I didn't know what...more
A solid choice for Thai in this part of town. Admittedly you feel a little bit like you're stepping into a cliche of a Thai restaurant with all the solid wood decor and the amount of bowing that our traditionally dressed server sent our way before shyly ushering us towards one of their heavy tables inlaid with intricate decorative carvings. This is really no bad thing though - it gives the...more
A pretty solid thai restaurant. At lunch they do a deal with a main course and starter for £8.50 or a main on its own for £6. I went for the chicken satay skewers and green curry with chicken. Both were pretty good. The atmosphere is laid back and the service friendly. I'll be back to try some of the other dishes to see if it warrants that fifth star.more