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Patara Thai Restaurant Soho
15 Greek StreetSohoLondonW1D 4DP
This is my second experience here. I should have written a review before. It's simply amazing. You walk into the smell of lemongrass. I felt like I was at the spa. The owner or mgr was so welcoming! He was happy and accommodating to my needs and everyone else's. Oh it's your birthday?? That's cool, he will sing to you! Saw it with my own eyes.
The food was off the charts. Definitely order...more
I ate here or at their other location in the past.
Food was good, but wait staff was snooty and service was poor.more
The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, but I found the service to be disappointing.
The duck Spring roll starter came out stone cold and we received another with an apology.
For the mains we had the lamb which was not served hot, but tasted good. We asked for the chicken pad Thai, with the peanuts on the side, which we didn't receive. The chicken panang and Curried sea bass and the Patara...more
Any lamb lover MUST try Patara. I come here for the Massaman Lamb Shank - it never disappoints - its slow cooked, the sauce is an exotic mix of spices, herbs, coconut milk, and the lamb just melts off the bone. The marrow in the bone itself is also delicious. (I recommend using a chopstick to get it out or simply sucking works -ish)
The milky Thai Ice tea is also quite breath taking. For...more
I have seen sooooo many good reviews for Patara that I was quite excited to give it a try.
- Rice rolls filled with crab, prawn and duck. They came with a light lime/chilli dipping sauce.
- Mushroom-filled pad Thai - This was really nice
- Duck with chilli and basil - This was a bit of a let-down for me. It wasn't spicy at all and the duck meat wasn't cooked particularly well. I...more