Som Tam House

131 Askew Road , London, W12 9AU

SquareMeal Review of Som Tam House

Diligently serving the local area for nearly 20 years, Som Tam House is a reliable neighbourhood Thai restaurant. Light-wood interiors, a cluttered bar & Thai ornaments make for a characterful setting, & the cooking, if not spectacular, is a cut above the norm. Start with a hearty bowl of soup for £5 – vermicelli noodles with chicken, prawns, squid & Chinese leaf, for instance – or opt for a fresh, tangy salad such as the signature som tam, with raw papaya & peanuts. Curries pack in plenty of flavour & are priced around £7, with the house speciality of massaman lamb (cooked with potatoes, coconut milk & peanuts) just a pound dearer. A takeaway & local delivery service is offered, so it’s worth picking up a menu when you walk past.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Stamford Brook Station 671m

Ravenscourt Park Station 823m

Address

Address: 131 Askew Road , London W12 9AU

Area: Shepherd's Bush

Opening times

Mon-Sat 12N-3pm 6-11pm

Nearby Landmarks

The Polish Social & Cultural Association 1km

Tabard Theatre 1km

Details

Telephone: 020 8749 9030

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Cuisine: Thai

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