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Karma's Cafe

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Thai, Tibetan
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217 Hunter St. West, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2L1, Canada
705-748-5451
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Today
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
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Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent meal

always enjoy eating at his local restaurant! Food is always fresh, smartly presented and plentiful. Summer patio is a real bonus.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
KevinMDuguay
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Peterborough, Canada
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53 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Peterborough, Canada
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

always enjoy eating at his local restaurant! Food is always fresh, smartly presented and plentiful. Summer patio is a real bonus.

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I am absolutely obsessed with Karma's Cafe! I have traveled all over the world and LOVE Thai food / almost anything Asian Fusion and Karma's keeps me coming back. Their Spring Rolls are to die for and I have yet to try a main dish there that I was not satisfied with. Portion sizes are generous as well so there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

beautiful location, but i was a bit disapointed with the food. although it was beautifully presented and very visually appealing, it lacked a lot of the bold flavors I normally associate with Thai cuisine. It left something to be desired that is for sure

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Tibetan friends took us here to have dinner and to meet Karma. The food was wonderful, and we enjoyed it all. Karma is a gem. The following night after our dinner, he and his crew were in charge of serving a Tibetan meal for 300 people in Lindsay, to raise money for school projects in Tibet. What a generous heart!

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I will say the food here is very good and fresh and spicy tasty! The service was also very good! I would recommend this restaurant to anyone! If you like Thai food or would like to try it for the first time this is the place! A very simple menu. The décor isn't great but nice enough, very clean and... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The menu, the ambiance, and most certainly the staff- all top notch! Thoroughly a delightful way to spend an evening. I have eaten curry at locals around the globe & I can honestly say I would put Karma's in my top 5. It's just a shame I have to wait until spring to enjoy the patio... I would not hesitate... More 

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Washington DC
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We enjoyed excellent food with good options available for persons in our party who maintain vegetarian and gluten free diets.

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Roseneath
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I went here for the first time last month. I found there were many different dishes on the menu that appealed to me. The food was excellent but somewhat expensive compared to other Thai restaurants in the area. Overall, service was alright and the restaurant itself was ok. I would recommend for the food itself, but be prepared for the... More 

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peterborough
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We went last week and I had the special and it was fantastic. We also had the spring roles and a person at our table said we should share...I don't think so, get your own order, so we had four orders and they were fantastic. Go there for Thai.... in Ptbo Cheers

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Lakefield, Canada
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Peterborough. Be sure to make a reservation on the weekends because it is not very big and it fills up quickly. The spring rolls are excellent. The pad thai is amazing - I especially enjoy it with chicken. I have had the pad thai about 6 times, always intending to choose something... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 217 Hunter St. West, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: 705-748-5451

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Thai, Tibetan
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?