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18 Elm St, Toronto, ON M5G 1G7
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Opening at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Rates:

  • $11 To $25,

Opening Hours *Holiday hours

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Cuisine type

  • Thai,
  • Asian,

Dishes

  • Vegetarian Cuisine,
  • Vegan,
  • Tapas,

Features

  • Full Bar,
  • Buffet,
  • Restaurant With Party Services,
  • Prix Fixe Menu,
  • Online Menu,

Atmosphere

  • Upscale,
  • Casual,

Products and Services

  • Good For Groups,

Languages Spoken

  • English,

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Restaurantica12
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We went there for nice dinner during winterlisious 2012. Overall restaurant is very busy but cozy and romantic. Our server was running around in hurry and as a result during entire evening mixed up who ordered what, since it was only two of us it was ok to switch. Food Overall was very good: My appetizer was yumm and so is my the other person, soft deep fried calamari was excellent. Chicken skewers were moist and sauce was perfectly spicy. For the main dish disappointment arrived, all main dishes come with rice and stir fry. Stir fry was the WORST I have ever tried, super hard giant pieces of cabbage+ raw zucchini made it unpleasant both on taste and texture. Main dish of red curry was excellent and rice was perfectly done. Basil beef was amazing (properly the softest piece of beef I have ever tried in my life). Desserts were good too my mango-chocolate mousse cake was heavenly and banana fritter had amazing crunchy but sweet coating on it .

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Restaurantica12
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Hidden gem, good thai food.

This restaurant has been around for a long time. Not sure if the owners are authentic Thai, but the food is very tasty, especially the banana fritters. The portions can be shared between two people. My favourite dishes are: the seafood pad thai and thai pineapple fried rice. You should go.

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Jerowe R
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Delish!

Very good food, awesome service. Must visit in Toronto!

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Restaurantica12
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As a party of three, we ate here in Oct. What a wonderful experience! Everything ordered was super fresh and attractively served. I would recommend the appetizer sampler, which can be altered for more than two. Spring rolls, calamari, a sort of sushi and more with great dipping sauces. I had the Basil stir fried shrimp with baby basil leaves and adjusted to medium heat. My son ordered the shrimp fried rice - beautiful meal with the rice nice and spicy. My husband had Bangkok Noodle a seafood entree with tons of scallops. Not a crumb left on any plate. We had lattes (could have been hotter) and a great martini. The decor is wonderful - serene and artistic with very nice lighting. Service is very good - was surprised that the waiter always deferred to the men first, both in ordering and serving. No problem, but not used to that. He should have known it was my decision to go there. Very reasonable prices in relation to other Elm Street restaurants.

Atmosphere: 4/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 4/5
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Restaurantica12
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the food at their lunch buffet are slightly warm...

the food at their lunch buffet are slightly warm, not hot. we went 10 minutes after they opened for lunch one day, we expected the food at buffet to be hot, but were disappointed with their slightly warm food.

Atmosphere: 3/5
Food: 2/5
Service: 3/5
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best deal for authentic Thai food in an upscale...

best deal for authentic Thai food in an upscale AYCE restaurant. Visited with a large party and were seated at a long table. Decor is upscale, hardwood floors throughout, statues and mirrors, staff is well dressed and very helpful. Extensive variety of delicious Thai food to please carnivores and herbivores. Will definitely re-visit and recommend to others.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 4/5
Service: 5/5
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By far the most authentic Thai food I have found...

By far the most authentic Thai food I have found in the city. Perry, our server, was so friendly and helpful; he really knows his stuff! The noodle bar in the buffet is excellent!

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 5/5
Service: 5/5
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Restaurantica12
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Bangkok Garden has fabulous Thai food. It's a...

Bangkok Garden has fabulous Thai food. It's a real evening out - gorgeous dining room - truly impressive. Not like your average Thai restaurant in Toronto. This is something special.

Atmosphere: 5/5
Food: 4/5
Service: 4/5
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March 22, 2019

excellent food and service and enjoyable atmosphere

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

March 21, 2019

Great, as usual.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 14, 2019

Went as a group to a lunch buffet. Decently priced food and the selection was good. Taste could have been better, as some vegetarian varieties were balnd. As for service, the empty plates were taken right away and our water glasses filled up promptly. When it came time to pay, it took way too long for the waiter to serve us. He kept going back and forth between us and other customers. Overall I would give 3.5 stars.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 3/5

March 15, 2019

We had a reservation for a group of 20 people for one of our colleagues going away party. Everyone at this establishment was friendly and welcoming. The service was great. I will definitely recommend this place to others.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 14, 2019

We loved our dinner and the restaurant and our waiter was excellent! Great dinner and theater evening.in TO!

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

March 12, 2019

Everything was awesome!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

March 10, 2019

We really enjoyed our meal and the service. The restaurant was beautiful and easy to get to.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 8, 2019

Totally enjoyed our dinner. Food is one of the best Thai on this side of the world.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 6, 2019

Excellent as usual

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

March 2, 2019

Came in for the lunch buffet and was not disappointed. The food was actually amazing. I was skeptical because buffet food isn’t always the best but it was very good and the price is reasonable. Would go back for sure.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 28, 2019

Food was great and service was excellent

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 28, 2019

Wow! This was my first experience at Bangkok Garden. Coming from the cold and swirling snow, I stepped into an oasis of calm and tranquility. The food was incredible - the perfect blend of tart, spicy and fresh sensations. And, gluten free! Thank you also for the surprise birthday treat for my friend. So lovely. I will definitely return to your fine restaurant. Thank you for a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 24, 2019

Service was excellent... people were super pleasant.. the food was good. My only comment, is that it would have been nice to have more veggies and tofu in the green curry. The curry itself was delish. Also, large portion sizes, which is great! We were two to share the curry, and we had lots of sauce left (but no veggies/tofu ;-)

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

February 16, 2019

Great place for a team lunch

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 15, 2019

Great place to go for Thai food. We came late to our reservation by about 20 mins so they gave us a seat next to the dish table. Kind of annoying but at least there was a wicker wall in between. The Valentine’s Day menu was great, get the pad Thai surf and turf. Fondu dessert. Appetizer or first course seemed small but the entree delivered. Great food.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 11, 2019

Fabulous atmosphere, yummy food, overall it was an incredible winterlicious experience!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 11, 2019

The lunch buffet is amazing and the food is always delicious!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 10, 2019

The service was excellent. Everyone was very helpful, efficient and courteous. We will be back!

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 8, 2019

Nice date atmosphere

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 5/5

February 7, 2019

Everything was excellent! Our server was very friendly, efficient and courteous. Lots of food choices to suit the many tastes of our large group and very tasty.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 8, 2019

WE WENT THERE FOR OUR ANNUAL FAMILY AND FRIENDS TO ENJOY YOUR WINTERLICIOUS MENU. IT WAS A MAJOR DISPOINTMENT FOR ALL OF US THIS YEAR. THE PAD THAI WE HAD WAS NOT PREPARED TO YOUR USUAL STANDARD. THE SHRIMPS WERE SMALL AND TOUGH, OVER COOKED. THE CRAB ON THE PLATE WAS THE REASON WE PICKED YOUR RESTAURANT THIS YEAR. IT WAS THE SMALL, LIMP, NOT HOT, LEGS MISSING, VERY DARK IN COLOUR, DRIPPING GREASE WITH EVERY BIT. THE CHEESE CAKE WAS EVEN MORE DISAPPOINTING. I EXPECTED A CHEESE CAKE, NOT 3 LAYERS OF UNBAKED CRUMBS PUT TOGETHER IN A JAR LIKE IT WAS A LAST MINUTE THING JUST TO HAVE SOMETHING TO PUT OUT THERE.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 1/5

Service: 3/5

February 6, 2019

Great buffet

Ambiance: 3/5

Cuisine: 4/5

Service: 4/5

February 7, 2019

Overall we had an excellent experience and look forward to returning.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 6, 2019

Wonderful winterlicious experience. Great service, delicious meal - all 3 courses and ambiance.

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 6, 2019

Food was extremely bland. Curry tasted watered down

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 1/5

Service: 5/5

February 5, 2019

very bad quality of food for very high price have to cancel all the winterlicious reservation as we got completely disappointed

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 1/5

Service: 2/5

February 5, 2019

My boyfriend and I went here for Winterlicious. It was our first time and so we were not very familiar with the place. We didn’t know there was a spa next to the restaurant and so after entering the front entrance we weren’t sure where to go. It would have been nice if the bartender near the front desk had greeted us. We were only directed where to go after asking (no big deal). Once we were seated, our waiter came to us and asked if we were ready to order. However, I felt that our waiter was trying to handle the table beside us by offering their bill. So, he was trying to handle two tables at once and it was quite distracting. Anyway, we ordered our food and overall it was okay. I had the Phad Thai but I felt like I’ve had better ones elsewhere. I really liked the plating, I thought it was nice and presentable. Overall, the experience was not what I expected based on reviews I’ve read, and YouTube videos I’ve watched. However, we still enjoyed our time but I don’t think we’ll be coming back.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 3/5

Service: 3/5

February 4, 2019

Great experience, delicious food, cheerful survive!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

February 4, 2019

Excellent had the Winterlicious dinner. Of the 6 courses we shared only the dessert banana disappointed - very oily. Everything else was exceptionally good. The rare duck breast was a bit too rare for my wife but perfect for me.

Ambiance: 4/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 4/5

February 3, 2019

The food is outstanding! The staff are exceptional!! Our waiter was so attentive and charming—- What a great experience! It is such a romantic setting and the very best Thai food in the city! It remains one of our very favourite restaurants after all these years!

Ambiance: 5/5

Cuisine: 5/5

Service: 5/5

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