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Chao Phraya

Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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50 Laurier W (corner Clark), Montreal, Quebec H2T 2N4, Canada (Clark)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Street Food, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
If Thai specialities is what you desire ... Chao Phraya is THE place in Montreal

The Chao Phraya is located on the trendy and chic rue Laurier Ouest (Ouest of Blvd. St Laurent) in Montreal close to Outremont. The food is super albeit pricy, the staff is friendly, bilingual (French/English) and acquillante. It is a bit away from downtown Montreal ... 20 minute cab ride.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2015
Leicester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Business meetings
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English first
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41 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely a touch of class. The service, the decor, the food and the wine list can only upgrade this restaurant. Everything is presented with class. Very clean. The menu is appealing and the taste is succulent. Refined cuisine. Prices are very good; variety of soups, noodles, rice, sea food, poultry, red meat, vegetarian dishes, desserts....A good selection of wine. Very... More 

Thank emb274
Leicester, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

The Chao Phraya is located on the trendy and chic rue Laurier Ouest (Ouest of Blvd. St Laurent) in Montreal close to Outremont. The food is super albeit pricy, the staff is friendly, bilingual (French/English) and acquillante. It is a bit away from downtown Montreal ... 20 minute cab ride.

Thank Leonard_vd_Heyden
Montreal, Canada
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

One of my favourite thai restos in montreal. Have always loved going there for all our special events. They have had the best thai cuisine in montreal. I would give them a five star rating but during my last visit, I noticed a change in the food. Still good but was missing that subtle finesse that the previous owners were... More 

Thank jacquesmoss
Boca Raton, Florida
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134 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

I've been there for the first time and I thought the food was delicious. I had a lemongrass soup to start and a vegetarian curry with rice. I love Thai food and I was pleased with my meal. The location is great, service was pretty good. It was also very quick to get our meal. It's not the fanciest restaurant... More 

Thank Krystelle005
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Food and service are consistently great. Never had a bad experience, been here at least 10 times. The ambience is classy and nice. Great for an evening out with my family or for a business meeting. I recommend the following dishes: broccolli oyster sauce, tofu with ginger, red curry, peanut sauce..

Thank Francois L
Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I agree with the latest reviews, the restaurant is not what it used to be. The food just does not feel fresh, it seems that it comes from the freezer. We were a group of 4 and the four main plates we ordered had this same feeling. Too bad Montreal lost one of its best Thai restaurants.

Thank Continentalhooper
Birmingham, Alabama
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122 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Very nice restaurant in a part of town that makes it a real gem. The staff was friendly and accommodating and the menu choices were excellent. The prices are also very reasonable for this type of restaurant and five-star service.

Thank andAwayIGo
Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Located away from downtown area, on Laurier street, this restaurant is worth trying for a fine Thai cuisine and to discover another part of Montreal. The menu is very diversified and all dishes can be ordered without spices. All ingredients are fresh, perfectly cooked and their mix burst in different flavours in the mouth. Quality has a price and you... More 

Thank Ginacovi
Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Good Food, good service, but little bit pricey....Cost $70.00 for 2 soups and 2 main course. Nice decor, well located

Thank psog
Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Great thai food I was also quite happy with the service Love the tom yum with coconut milk Peanut sauce may be lined with something addictive

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 50 Laurier W (corner Clark), Montreal, Quebec H2T 2N4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: 514-272-5339

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Business meetings


Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Neighborhood Profile
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract locals and transplants alike, making it one of the city's most diverse and distinctly authentic experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colorful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.