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Sawadika Fine Thai Restaurant
71 Red Lion StreetHolbornLondonWC1R 4NA
I really fancied some pad thai for lunch...so decided to go for a wander around Holborn to find some. This place looked really busy, so I asked if they did take-away, and then ordered their set lunch with pad thai and a couple of sticks of satay chicken.
Unfortunately, although this was much more expensive than most of my go-to lunch places (I paid £11 for take-out), it just didn't...more
We arrived 40 minutes before closing time and they were nice enough to let us in. We were served really quick, too.
I got the Mussaman curry, one of the safe and non spicy options in Thai restaurants. The lamb was very soft and well cooked. The sticky rice unfortunately wasn't that great, a bit soggy and soft.
It wasn't amazing, but not bad either. I guess it needs another visit for a more...more
I'm in London this week visiting my partner who lives there. After the gym, this was one of the few restaurants open at 10:30 p.m. When we entered, we were asked to order quickly because they were scheduled to close in a half hour. We did order quickly. To be fair, I ordered off the menu and asked for noodles, chicken, and vegetables in chicken broth. I got noodles, chicken, and very...more
We arrived here on a Thursday night with a group of 10 of us having been turned away from the Korean place on the corner nearby. There were only a few tables taken and they quickly made us a large table at the back big enough for 10. Its a nicely decorated place, not tacky and fairly classy.
The menu is fairly standard Thai, with a lot of the usual dishes. I opted for Pandan Chicken to...more