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Patara - Oxford Circus

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About Patara - Oxford Circus

Patara stands for Thai food excellence and a host of other superlative attributes, it’s that simple. Patara is a worldwide family of restaurants that set unparalleled standards for fine Thai dining. Their chefs undergo formal training in Thailand before embarking on their journey to bring the complex culinary traditions of the Land of Smiles to the world. Here in London’s Oxford Circus, on Maddox Street at the corner with Regent Street, Patara’s kitchen uses exotic meats, seafood, vegetables and spices to create incredibly luxurious Southeast Asian dishes. Patara is truly exceptional.

See below for Patara Oxford Circus’ menus!

Opening Hours

  • Monday 12:00 - 22:30
  • Tuesday 12:00 - 22:30
  • Wednesday 12:00 - 22:30
  • Thursday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Friday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Saturday 12:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday 12:00 - 22:30

Discounts

The discount applies only to the specified times and is exclusive only to online reservations.
You will receive the discount automatically with your online reservation.

Taste of Patara

Description

3 courses for £29 per person. This offer is valid from the 26th June until 30 September 2017 for 2-6 people.

Conditions

"Inclusive VAT. Discretionary 12.5% service charge is added. Two hours turnaround times from your booking time. A vegetarian option is not available. This menu offer is not conjunction with any offer. Terms and conditions apply. Please inform the staff of any allergies and special dietary requirements. Some dishes may contain traces of nut, gluten, dairy, or other allergens."

Patara - Oxford Circus, 3-7 Maddox Street, W1S 2QB London

Further Information

Check out Patara Oxford Circus’ a la carte and Christmas menus!

Patara is a name synonymous around the world with the finest Thai cuisine. There are a number of restaurants under the Patara umbrella in London, and here at the group’s Oxford Circus restaurant, the high standards upheld by each and every restaurant hold sway – nothing less would do in one of London’s most fashionable neighbourhoods. Indeed, if you happen to find yourself hungry after shopping in the bustling retail precinct of Oxford Street that surrounds Patara’s Maddox Street address, why not opt for a Southeast Asian feast with all the gourmet trappings?

Patara’s chefs create seasonal menus with a focus on delicate flavours and elegant fine dining presentation. Fish dishes include sea bass and blackened cod, poached king scallops and rock lobster tails. Meat dishes range from exotic wild boar steaks, Thai-style curries of veal osso bucco and tender beef sautéed in cracked black pepper sauce with Asian mushrooms. The dessert menu is light and modern with pineapple carpaccio and coconut tart with stem ginger ice cream underscoring the restaurant’s ability to make unusual fusion dishes rooted in Thai and Southeast Asian traditions. As for the atmosphere and decor, here in Oxford Circus Patara is true to its reputation for smart settings in which to dine. Be sure to make a reservation beforehand given that Patara is widely regarded as one of London’s top Thai restaurant destinations.

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CHEF'S CHOICE

182 Reviews

4.9 /6 Excellent 182 Reviews
Atmosphere: entertaining
Quality/Price: cheap
Noise: quiet
Service: friendly
Waiting Time: no waiting time
Food: heavenly
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1 review so far 6
22.08.2017 13:24

As always, great food and sympathetic service. Tables are far enough apart to be intimate whilst still maintaining the buzzy atmosphere. My favourite branch of Patara.

2 reviews so far 6
09.08.2017 14:30

Relaxed atmosphere, attentive service and excellent cuisine (the satay was wonderful) made this well worth the visit. Patara is a gem tucked away off Regent's Street.

1 review so far 6
02.08.2017 00:11

A reserva foi fácil e mesa disponível no horário solicitado. Ambiente agradável, equipe muito gentil com atendimento sem defeitos. O Banquete degustação é maravilhoso. Comida muito saborosa e oportunidade de experimentar pratos diversos. Excelente!

1 review so far 6
28.07.2017 15:10

The wait staff was incredibly friendly, attentive and helpful. The food was very good. All in all we enjoyed our choice and dinner at Patara. I'll be back.

1 review so far 5
07.06.2017 22:15

WE arrived earlier than our booked time, but they were pleased to welcome us. When booking I had requested a quiet table as I am deaf and also have hyperacusis. The maitre d' acknowledged my request and showed us through to a table which they had put in an alcove by the window away from the other tables. It was absolutely ideal. We had two gorgeous cocktails to start. I can thoroughly recommend the passion fruit caipirinha , which was just the right balance of sweet and sharp, with a good kick of chahaca to boot. My daughter enjoyed her lychee martini too. We opted for the set menu for two and were not disappointed. Highlights included the most succulent and flavourful chicken satay, and deliciously savoury prawn salad, and some very cute little flower shaped dumplings . And also mustn't forget to mention the fish cakes. All were served with accompanying dipping sauce, peanut sauce and a thai version of bbq/hoisin sauce. And that was just the starters. We had declined the soup, so went straight on to the main courses. The table was heaving with an array of dishes including a chicken and aubergine curry, the most delicately cooked sea bass in a light batter, stir fried vegetables with just the right amount of crunch, a slow cooked fragrant beef dish and sticky rice. We also ordered a Pad Thai as this is my daughter's favourite dish. We had way too much food, but it was so delicious we did our best to eat as much as we could. It would have been nice to have slightly longer between the mains and the dessert, but this didn't disappoint. The chocolate pudding turned out to be a fondant, absolutely oozing with delightful chocolate sauce, and accompanied with a tasty raspberry coulis and some vanilla ice-cream. So despite being full, I managed to find a space to fit it all in.

1 review so far 5
19.12.2015 10:02

on arrival we found the restaurant did not have our booking!! Kindly make sure that you are both connected otherwise you will have some very disappointing customers. Anyhow they were gracious enough to find us a table after our spending time at the bar having a drink. Most of the dishes were very good but the service from the senior staff was excellent. The serving staff need a little brushing up. We will return to eat there but will ask the kitchen to spice up the green chicken curry which seemed to be made for the UK palette. Overall experience was very good.

1 review so far 5
13.10.2014 11:05

Great service, however the staff were a little bit pushy when it came to ordering each round. We had 3 people ask us to have dessert approximately 5 times within 20 minutes. In terms of food, the tuna tarta wasn't as good as expected, the vegetarian green curry was too watery and the pad thai was a little too sweet and lacked flavour. The highlights were the mango salad, summer rolls, lamb shank and sea bass in dry paste (not the broth one).

2 reviews so far 6
06.05.2017 20:14

For us this is always a "must visit" when we're down from Edinburgh and this weekend was as good as ever. The scallops in lime and chilli starter were succulent Kings, the Tom yum with prawns excellent and I would recommend anyone try the stewed beef in coconut milk, not spicy just amazing. ......and a superb Chenin Blanc for £22, can't wait to return!

1 review so far 3
21.09.2016 16:32

I've been to the restaurant several times before but the service was extremely poor. I mentioned vegetarian request (as the party of 5 we were all vegs )when I booked (2 days in advance) but they ran out of tofu / which is the main ingredient for 80% of their veg dishes.i wish they had emailed me and told me before I arrived to the restaurant. The waitress was very grumpy while serving and was rude every time we asked for an extra bowl etc The green curry and spicy noodles were good but the service made the experience below par for us. Hopefully they can look into this as it is a good restaurant otherwise.

8 reviews so far 6
21.04.2017 16:09

Exceptional restaurant, in a quiet location just off Regent Street. Food is delicious & I can recommend the Banquet for sharing, which I have enjoyed several times. The staff are friendly & attentive. I would suggest pre booking for later evening to quarantee a table, as I have only been there early evening and It is very popular.

8 reviews so far 6
08.06.2016 20:38

It's my second visit to this restaurant, having found it by chance, and it lived up to expectation again. It's friendly, comfortable and relaxing with attentive staff. The food is delicious and plentiful, with a wide choice on the menu. There is no rushing you to leave, but booking is probably advisable as it seems very popular.

1 review so far 5
21.11.2016 10:45

Wonderful ambience , good service & tasty food. Only thing I felt was portion size bit small as compare to price but excellent quality food. We had order for 2 portions of vegetarian spring rolls, chicken satey ,egg fried rice ( big portion) with chicken Thai curry & veg Noodles. Pricey but classy restaurant at quiet place. Would recommend to visit.

2 reviews so far 6
23.03.2017 23:33

Great food and service. True Thai experience in heart of London. Menu packed with delicious delights . Main dining room is a bit noisy, but manageable. Downstairs area great to escape to if upstairs noise prevents you that quiet space for business or private conversation.

2 reviews so far 5
27.07.2015 07:27

Good service and amazing food in the heart of Mayfair. No waiting time at all and absolute obliging staff are the highlight of the place, coupled with a quiet and classy atmosphere (except for the French gentleman sitting nerby who was being extra loud and not being asked to turn the volume down).

8 reviews so far 6
18.04.2017 18:52

Lovely restaurant. Excellent tasty food, served by attentive staff. I have enjoyed this restaurant several times & look forward to my next visit. However, it is fairly expensive, but worth it for the occasional treat on a night out before a London show.

1 review so far 4
26.03.2016 21:25

Ok food but nothing I would rate above average in taste. when it comes to "inventions" they have some new interesting Thai-inspired dishes on the menu but even with that in mind I wouldn't rate them higher than 4 out of 6. A bit overpriced in combination with "pay extra if you want rice to your Thai-meal" does not gain the overall experience.

1 review so far 4
02.08.2016 07:44

Patara Oxford Circus is still quite good but has lost some of its shine during the last years (tablecloth has had some stains, seats were not cleant properly from pervious guest).

1 review so far 6
12.07.2016 23:00

Lovely service and delicious dishes - I had the lemon grass lamb chop with a piquant green papaya salad and sticky rice balls - fantastic to be tempted out of my Thai ordering habits and with my expectations infinitely exceeded too!

1 review so far 5
27.02.2017 09:46

Very attentive staff, from greeting at door to table. We had three different servers constantly around, drinks were quickly replenished. Food was excellent, well presented and tasted great! highly recommended. Only downside was a very loud group close to us, making it difficult to have a decent conversation.

1 review so far 6
25.07.2017 08:56

Absolutely fabulous atmosphere and really tasty food. It's bit pricey but meals are amazing good so it's worth to go. Maybe waiters should be little bit less visible, I had impression they were constantly next to our table.

1 review so far 4
25.03.2017 11:44

Very nice atmosphere, service and food. Just not happy with the portion. We had business lunch which is a two course meal. Even after the main dish, we were still hungry. Restaurants are about good service, good food and eat enough to leave feeling happy. You don't know until you order how small the portions are.

1 review so far 6
18.06.2017 00:54

Dined here for the first time on recommendation from my brother in law for my wife's birthday and everything was brilliant. Amazing service! Great tasting food and very attentive staff! I will definitely dine here again :)

1 review so far 6
19.06.2016 17:08

The food was absolutely amazing- possibly some of the bext Thai we have ever had! Staff were friendly, could have been slightly more attentive but the quality of food certainly made up for it! Worth every penny!

1 review so far 6
17.05.2017 09:35

It was not my first visit to this restaurant and, like all the other times, they did not disappoint. The food was excellent, the staff very attentive and there was a great ambiance. Great for special occasions!

1 review so far 5
07.03.2016 08:42

good food, good service, been going to Patara for 10 years and it never disappoints. we had the set banquet which had a good variety of dishes, we ordered a few extra dishes but we didn't need them as the portions are very generous.

1 review so far 6
09.12.2016 17:04

I dined with a friend over lunch here and found it to be a very satisfactory experience from every point of view. The ambience, the food, the service and the value for money were first rate.

1 review so far 6
20.12.2016 22:42

Food, service and decor was truly amazing!! The drinks and food was served on time and with impeccable presentation. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Had a wonderful experience for our anniversary at Patara- Oxford Circus!

3 reviews so far 6
23.10.2016 16:37

Wonderful menue - 6 dishes and all so tasty, beautifully prepared and efficiently served. Typically Thai friendliness and great price benefit relation. We changed table for a more comfy one without problem. Best Thai in town

1 review so far 6
14.06.2016 09:11

I had coconut rice with lamb shank. One of the best lamb shanks I have had. The staff were lovely. They made you feel welcomed. Our waiter was very pleasant, attentive and joyful. Would definatly recommend

1 review so far 6
22.07.2017 23:11

Excellent service and customer service received by Napoleon and his team. The welcome we always receive makes us go back time and again. Food was exceptional as always from the starters to mains to dessert.

1 review so far 6
24.05.2017 12:31

Great location. Lovely décor and pleasant ambience. The food was really tasty, fresh and beautifully presented. The service was really good and we didn't have to wait long to get served. Would definitely go back!

1 review so far 6
19.03.2016 20:00

We had an Easter lunch at Patara. The food served was very delicious and the portions served very generous. The staff were very polite and friendly and the whole experience was very enjoyable. Highly recommend.

4 reviews so far 6
07.12.2016 16:33

I attended the Patara Fine Thai Restaurant for the second time with 2 friends yesterday evening and it is, quite simply, the best Thai restaurant that I have been to in the United Kingdom.

1 review so far 6
10.03.2016 15:41

Brilliant, just what was required, but I knew that already because I had been there before and also Beauchamp Place and Fulham Road. All excellent, does what it says on the tin!! Thank you.

1 review so far 6
17.10.2016 08:10

The food was and atmosphere was pleasant. The only criticism I have is that the spicy dishes could have been slightly spicier as that is what I am used to when eating Thai food.

2 reviews so far 5
21.03.2016 07:51

Excellent food if somewhat over-priced, fairly attentive service (though they should have offered to take coats) in an attractive ambience. The loud unsuitable music was turned down on request, but they didn't have any Thai music (or anything else appropriate).

1 review so far 5
19.05.2017 09:42

Great night .... Service was great, food was good. A bit pricey but you get what you pay for. We had a slight issue with our umbrella, which is very minor bur the management was outstanding in resolving the matter.

1 review so far 6
16.07.2016 14:50

The food was quite good, the service was also quite good. Prices were a bit high for us but it was worth it. Restaurant set up was quite nice, and spacious as well

2 reviews so far 6
29.05.2016 00:19

The food was delicious no faults whatsoever! The presentation and atmosphere- again no faults. Very expensive though. It's £50-60 per head average whether u drink or not. But I will be going back.

1 review so far 6
30.12.2016 12:22

We have been to Patara at Oxford Circus several times. They have always provided superb food; great service; attractive environment. It was good to be back. We look forward to the next time.

1 review so far 6
09.12.2016 17:09

Excellent food and service at a reasonable price. One of the finest Thai food experiences in London. I would highly reccommend this and look forward to trying the new one at Berners Street.

1 review so far 5
04.04.2017 11:27

Food above average compared to most Thai chains in London, but also more expensive. Veggie side dishes cost what main veggie dishes cost elsewhere. However, I did enjoy the veggie dishes - with nice amounts of garlic and chilli.

1 review so far 6
10.09.2016 09:57

Friendly attentive staff, great food and atmosphere. We were a bit shocked when the bill came. We hadn't realised how expensivw our starter platter was but I will definitely go back here!

1 review so far 6
27.06.2016 17:09

Consistently good food and service since its opening. Other Patara group restaurants in London and Europe have proved to be of the same standard, a factor throughout the Asian chain as well.

1 review so far 6
27.07.2016 22:45

Service was very good. We had a reservation for 9pm but turned up earlier and they were very helpful in accommodating us. The food was super, as was the wine. Lovely evening!!

1 review so far 3
04.03.2017 11:05

I had high expectations and overall was disappointed with the food. The scallops in my starter were totally tasteless although the accompaniments to it were tasty and delicately prepared. My main course of duck curry had hints of fine cuisine but somehow disappointed. All portions were small especially the rice portions. The ambience was quite good. Overall it was not great value for money.

1 review so far 4
26.06.2016 00:20

Overall a nice experience, but starter platter felt expensive compared to other starters. We had an issue with rice arriving quite a bit after the main course and the it was cold and hard. The staff worked hard to rectify the situation and provided a free dessert.

2 reviews so far 6
20.11.2014 16:30

Presentation, Service and food all deserve a high rating. The Maddox Street one is less noisy than the Soho branch i find but then you don't get the atmosphere of Soho.

1 review so far 6
17.04.2017 22:14

Have been here for the third time now, and service is always very friendly and efficient. Food is always great, too. Loved the Tamarind duck and the sliced beef steak dish.

2 reviews so far 6
30.08.2016 10:44

Always a great restaurant, never disappointing food is delicious and service great. This is my fave Thai restaurant in London and for me the best out of all the Patara restaurants.