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Karma's Cafe

217 Hunter St. West, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 2L1, Canada
705-748-5451
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Ranked #34 of 265 Restaurants in Peterborough
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Thai, Tibetan
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Washington DC
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

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
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
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122 reviews 122 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 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
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109 reviews 109 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 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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Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I've eaten here several times over the past year for both lunch and dinner, and I've always enjoyed the food. Spring rolls, the pad thai, and the mixed platter are all fresh, tasty and flavourful. The patio is pleasant in nice weather. It's not inexpensive but I don't quibble at the price because I enjoy the food. The service, however,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Our three trips to Karma's have regularly been great. Fresh ingridients, just the right amount of spices and the ability to accomodate vegans, vegetarians et al. The best Himalayan/Thai food in this area. My favorites are the Pad Thai and Noodles with lime leaves. Cold spring rolls are excellent. Will be coming back for sure.

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Peterborough, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We have been coming here since it first opened before it had its makeover. Food is always made fresh and tasty. Favourite is the Noodles with Lime Leaves, just the right amount of spice. Favourite apps are the Momo's, the salad rolls and spring rolls. Bar service can be a little slow and they don't have dessert but we are... More

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Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

I was really looking forward to my meal at Karma's. I haven't been in maybe 2 years. I ordered the butter chicken - all I could taste was salt. No flavour. So unbelievably disappointing. The salad had no flavour either. My partner's dish didn't have the ingredients it was supposed the have. The service staff were overworked for the busy... More

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Peterborough, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I never knew this restaurant was on Hunter, a friend said they had awesome Thai food. My experience was great, we were seated right away the server we had was awesome. The atmosphere is warm and cozy, i guess you could say romantic if you were there with you significant other. I was there with a friend.... I would just... More

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Peterborough, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I saw the episode of Restaurant makeover years ago and had always planned on going to Karma's. Finally went on Valentines day. The food was so good. Price and portion excellent. Service and atmosphere was good too, I guess. I was enjoying my dinner too much to pay attention to much else. I recently moved to the Peterborough area, and... More

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