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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by stattointhailand » February 22, 2018, 8:36 pm

Zidane wrote:
February 22, 2018, 10:26 am
Not a shopping deal,as such,but Sizzler in Central Plaza have currently reduced their Salad Bar from 199 baht to 139 baht.....excellent value....eat as much as you want. \:D/
If they have reduced their salad bar, does that mean they are now catering for their shorter customers :-k

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by the-monk » February 23, 2018, 12:57 pm

Japanese radish ( Daikon) at the Royal Project Shop in Central Plaza.
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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by minimiglia » February 23, 2018, 2:42 pm

stattointhailand wrote:
February 22, 2018, 8:36 pm
Zidane wrote:
February 22, 2018, 10:26 am
Not a shopping deal,as such,but Sizzler in Central Plaza have currently reduced their Salad Bar from 199 baht to 139 baht.....excellent value....eat as much as you want. \:D/
If they have reduced their salad bar, does that mean they are now catering for their shorter customers :-k
The quality has been declining for a long time not a patch on what it used to be, also all the other prices should come down as they include the very poor salad bar, no little bits of meat for ages, pork, chicken and bacon was always included now nothing, last week not even potatoe salad, very poor.

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by the-monk » February 28, 2018, 12:06 pm

The Royal project shop at Central Plaza.
3 packs (250 g x 3 ) of local strawberries for B100... Small not very sweet but pretty tasty.
Broccoli 3-4 heads per bag B45.
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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by trubrit » March 13, 2018, 6:17 pm

Bad news for trout lovers I'm afraid. Speaking to the manager of the Royal project shop today. Apparently the current breeding pond is exhausted and being drained and the next one the fish aren't expected to be ready for the market for at least another 3 months . :cry:
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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by tamada » March 14, 2018, 10:57 am

trubrit wrote:
March 13, 2018, 6:17 pm
Bad news for trout lovers I'm afraid. Speaking to the manager of the Royal project shop today. Apparently the current breeding pond is exhausted and being drained and the next one the fish aren't expected to be ready for the market for at least another 3 months . :cry:
Bad news indeed tb. Maybe in about 3 more months, the Royal Project shop will also have a desk for their staff to do their paperwork on rather than using the top of the mini-freezer that the frozen goodies are in.

I will be in Pattaya next week and will see if Siamburi's has any.

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by Owld Feller » March 25, 2018, 7:37 pm

NOT a "Shopping Deal" as such BUT the UKs best selling cereal is now available at Tops in Udon!

They are now selling Weetabix (NOT Aussie Weet-bix) at 149THB for a 24 biscuit pack.

To me, that is reasonable, given Thai import duties.

One thing though, the packaging doesn't say Weetabix (please see photo below) - it says "Whole Wheat Biscuits" (I suspect this is down to trading agreements and is packaged in Malaysia) but has the "Product of the UK" symbol clearly shown and the manufacturer is clearly shown (in small print, on the side of the box).

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I'm a very happy bunny - I'm not keen on the Aussie version, even though it was the original (the recipe was changed for the UK).

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by papafarang » March 25, 2018, 9:02 pm

Owld Feller wrote:
March 25, 2018, 7:37 pm
NOT a "Shopping Deal" as such BUT the UKs best selling cereal is now available at Tops in Udon!

They are now selling Weetabix (NOT Aussie Weet-bix) at 149THB for a 24 biscuit pack.

To me, that is reasonable, given Thai import duties.

One thing though, the packaging doesn't say Weetabix (please see photo below) - it says "Whole Wheat Biscuits" (I suspect this is down to trading agreements and is packaged in Malaysia) but has the "Product of the UK" symbol clearly shown and the manufacturer is clearly shown (in small print, on the side of the box).

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I'm a very happy bunny - I'm not keen on the Aussie version, even though it was the original (the recipe was changed for the UK).
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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by Drunk Monkey » March 26, 2018, 8:58 am

The British Weetabix has been av in Thailand many years at least 5 or 6 but always arrives here in small quantities and didnt get distributed nationwide only in Bkk and Pattaya etc , we used to stock/sell it in our Chern Chim days , it was originally imported by a Nigerian guy in Bkk hes long gone and now i believe a Brit fella based in Chonburi holds the import license for it.

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by vincemunday » March 28, 2018, 8:53 pm

But one get one free tins of rhubarb at TIT (130 baht) get a free pie if you spend 500 baht (usually 100 baht), good deals that are worth a mention.
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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by the-monk » April 20, 2018, 1:48 pm

Back at the Royal Project Store ( Central Plaza ) This weeks bargain there. Capsicum (Bell ) peppers , one each red , yellow and green, 25bht .... WHILE quantity lasts....

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by laksnrub » April 20, 2018, 2:08 pm

Where would I find this store? thanks

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by pal52 » April 21, 2018, 8:12 am

It is on the ground floor of Central Plaza.
Opposite side to the food hall.

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by tamada » April 22, 2018, 5:17 pm

pal52 wrote:
April 21, 2018, 8:12 am
It is on the ground floor of Central Plaza.
Opposite side to the food hall.
Better described as the basement level, same as Tops, opposite side as indicated above.

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Re: This Week's Shopping Deal

Post by Lone Star » April 23, 2018, 10:20 am

pal52 wrote:
April 21, 2018, 8:12 am
It is on the ground floor of Central Plaza.
Opposite side to the food hall.
You're correct.

Even Central Plaza designates that floor with a 'G'. I'd have to guess that is for "Ground", not basement.

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