Discover the best taste of Thailand in Brighton and Hove
Have a look at our tried and tested Thai restaurants and explore regional specialities.
Cafe Chilli’s Chef Lek has over 20 years experience in Thai cooking and cuisine, and the food you taste at Cafe Chilli is as authentic tasting as it comes. Inspired by the Thai fusion restaurants that are currently trending in Bangkok, the owners wanted to steer away from the generic dishes you would find in other Thai Restaurants.
Thai restaurants do not come more recommended than this venue and this has got to be our favourite Thai hot spot. Open from lunchtimes only until late afternoon, this venue serves all their food from a small kitchen and restaurant out of this popular Thai supermarket on Church Rd. Get in there early as it is incredibly popular. Our favourite Thai dish is 6C. Wear a bib!
Tookta prides herself on using organic and fresh produce to create her contemporary, but authentic Thai recipes. With careful attention to detail, Tookta promises to cater for all tastes and an appealing and thoughtful menu allows diners to tweak meals to suit their preferences. Homely and great value for money.
Sabai is located next to the Royal Pavilion gardens and is one of the most popular and authentic Thai restaurants in Brighton. Sabai literally means relaxed and this is ultimately the environment you walk into when you visit their ‘gastrobar.’ Imagine being transported to an idyllic beach bar in southern Thailand or to a buzzy contemporary restaurant in central Bangkok..This is Sabai.
Rustic Thai restaurants with an emphasis on fish and authentic street food. The Giggling Squid is now a national brand as we have seen this successful formula start from humble beginnings from a fisherman’s cottage here in Brighton – and its style of venue and Thai street food cuisine has now become a national success. Contemporary and tasteful Thai dining, you wont be disappointed.
Brought to you by the same group as Donatello, Fat Leo and Piccolos – this successful Brighton restaurant group have teamed up with the Chilli Chicks Thai cookery school to bring you traditional Thai Street food. Bringing you an authentic Thai experience and delivering traditional ways of eating Thai street food like the Thai locals. Expect wonderful Thai aromas, flavours and colours.
Located on the bohemian St James St, Sawadee Thai is a very popular Thai restaurant serving a range of Thai tapas and a Thai menus for both lunch and dinner. Taking pride in utilising their traditional and authentic recipes, along with using only the freshest ingredients available – Sawadee in Kemptown has serving Brighton for years.
Very popular in Hove if you’re willing to go a little off the beaten track and has been a favourite Thai experience since 2002. Thai connection on Blatchington Road are a small independent with the the sole aim to provide a delicious Thai experience at affordable prices.
Offering incredible meal deals at lunch time, this venue is located on the busy Middle Street in The Lanes. Their Thai chefs have many years experience cooking in superior hotels and restaurants in Thailand and will prepare your food to order only, always using the freshest ingredients and genuine imported Thai spices.
On the fourth Thursday of every month, Head Chef, Patcharee, holds a gluten free vegetarian feasting night at Limes of Lindfield. Serving no less than eleven tasting dishes inspired by her home country of Thailand, with accompanying wines, the menu is completely vegan.