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Once Upon a Time at Ruen Jao Khun Ou

32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 252 8629
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (20 reviews)
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32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this place! Very nice garden and amazing food! We had Crab curry, mix stir fry veggies and beef stir fry. All was delicious! Fairly high price but worth it for the place, the staff professionalism and the service. Wish I can come...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tip2015
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant on here and as we were staying close by we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed, it's like eating in the jungle. I had the red curry which was delicious. Would highly recommend this restaurant if in this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 323DianeF
Reviewed 31 August 2018

From the moment you walk into Once Upon a Time you feel like you've walked into the countryside in the hills outside of Chiang Mai. Beautiful colonial home dotted with spots to dine around the property underneath a canopy of trees and calm. Delicious Thai...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank KelliA131
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We landed up at this quaint cottage restaurant by googling restaurants in the area. ( 10 min walk from platinum mall ). It has indoor as well as outdoor seating (better than indoor). Must say we were blown away by the food . The Tom...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sayitas
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We had a couple dinner right after landing in BKK. The ambiance was beautiful and surrounded by nature in the middle of the concrete jungle. The waiters were attentive and were dressed traditionally. We ordered a seabass fry, a pork dish, kale, steamed rice and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 352souravd
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Located down a little side street is the most magnificent restaurant. The garden area was so pretty at night to eat our meal. The food was great and the service fantastic. Such beautiful staff.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 380suzi
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We ate there after our concierge at Novotel Platinum recommended it for authentic affordable Thai food. We took our 3 kids and it was delicious. We are like kings for $40Aus. It is down a laneway but well worth the effort we loved it

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Navigator589427
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I haven’t been to Bangkok for ages. Probably the last one was in the late 90s. So my sister and I went to Bangkok just for fruits and Thai foods galore. On our last night, we decided to have dinner here in Once Upon a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank aciram64
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This was a lovely place to have a meal. Up a side street it was a tropical oasis away from the hot busy streets of Bangkok.Lovely to step in to a quiet garden. The service was great. Certainly a little more expensive and the food...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Kiwiannie_11
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We were recommended to this restaurant and so went there on our first night in the city. We were seated in their tropical garden, and served by young Thais in lovely traditional dress. The food was fine, but on the bland side, and seemed geared...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank 5heartfamily
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27 December 2017|
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Response from Fran H | Reviewed this property |
Probably not unless a private hire!
3 December 2017|
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Response from Fran H | Reviewed this property |
Probably depends but I’d always book!
16 October 2016|
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Response from pak_sowme | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is on their website. Search for onceuponatimeinthailand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Soi Phetchaburi 17, Phetchaburi Road,Thanonphayathai,Ratchathewi | Pratunam, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 252 8629
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