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Kinkao Thai Restaurant
176 Brick LaneShadwellLondonE1 6RU
- Public transport:
- Shoreditch, Underground
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
I don't usually post reviews and this is the first restaurant review i have written, but I thought this restaurant deserved it.
Firstly, I walked in and was taken away by the authentic, solid wood furniture. The decor of the whole place was lovely. I was greeted very politely and seated promptly, although it was just before 6 so it wasn't busy yet, but it started to fill up quickly!
Indian/Bangladeshi restaurants are all over Brick lane, Thai restaurants are difficult to come by. My partner and I went out to find a place to eat for his birthday meal. We were torn between the chain Busaba Eathai and Kinkao, this independent establishment. We opted for the latter. We had no reservation but after a 10 minute wait were seated at around 9pm.
The interior is quite typical of a...more
I have to say i was so impressed with this place. We had a great time sitting with the doors opened on such a lovely summer day and were immediately seated on a Saturday night. Hubby and I were both pretty full so we decided to get something light -- .
I started with a sauvignon blanc and he had the jasmine tea. Hubby ordered the Tom Kkha with chicken which was really lovely and light...more