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Big Bad Thai Bistro & Bar

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PRICE RANGE
US$0
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
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All reviews thai food red curry cashew chicken spring rolls fish cakes som tam tom yum soup mango nice sea view couple friends pad krapow upper floor lovely food great taste sunset drinks amazing cocktails service was great
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Reviewed today via mobile

If you are looking for the most expensive Thai restaurant in Asia, don’t look further. Plus, it’s one of the worst we’ve ever done. Most street food stalls in south east Asia can do better. I’m an absolute fan of Thai food, I love almost...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jack6575
Reviewed yesterday

We ended up eating twice in BBT. The food is excellent. Beach views at the back of the restaurant and ice cold beers. I would go back in a heart beat. If you go to El Nido, visit BBT!!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank i_scares
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Music. Food. Vibe. People. Most amazing place. Not that cheap, but el nido is not cheap as well. Love the place!!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kapkapim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far the best and most authentic Thai we’ve tried outside of the Philippines! It might even be the most authentic outside of Thailand! Their dishes are not westernised in any way and have bags of flavour. The Som Tam, Laab Gai and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank jbrewer94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time we just wandered in and were immediately greeted by the friendly and attentive staff and cozy atmosphere. The restaurant was filling up quickly but we managed to snag a table. Waitress had good suggestions, we went along and glad we did- loved the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank nreelika
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the reviews we thought we'd give this place a go. And we are so glad we did! We were greeted by a lovely and attentive waiter... Great menu and the high level of service continued through out the meal We shared an amazing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Garry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pad thai is amazinnnnggg. Totally recommend. Not sure if We would take the green curry again. It was very good but we have never had a thai curry before, we are used to have indian curry, so it is very different and not what...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank kr_kr_ro_ro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food, nice place, nice mood, great staff! Must go! I suggest shrimps rolls spring, they were incredible!

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fast service and nice Thai food at affordable prices. Suggest to get the upper floor with the sea view!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank francescoj206
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great foods and wine in front of the beach .....must place at night time so good ....I order pad thai spring rolls with chicken and red wine ....!!! 10/10....!!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Meander551911
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