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Takrai Thai

221 Second Avenue, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- Jul 14, 2013
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English first
Qualicum Beach, Canada
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Well, the people (other than the husband) that work here are definitely Thai, but the food was not great. I ordered a stir-fry dish and I never heard anything fried (the place is TINY so you can hear everything and see mainly into the kitchen). The only sound I heard was multiple times in the microwave! the food was OK,... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012 via mobile

Nothing to complain about. Hard to be mean spirited about this effort to provide a welcome service and atmosphere. Great cooking by a Thai lady 'Rosie' . Two thumbs up!

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Vancouver Island
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

I'm not sure why other customers have given this restaurant a poor review or that the husband and wife customer service was "quirky". My family arrive at this restaurant at 8:30pm just as the restaurant was closing up. Rotjana assured us that it was just fine. I had trouble finding this restaurant as we are from out of town. We... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Buffet night is the way to go. try everything. the squash soup ismy favorite. and my guy loved the drunken noodles. Green papaya salad was delicious. be patient with the owner/server, he is a quirky guy, occasionally scattered, but good natured and well meaning.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

It is very unfriendly environment where things seem to be all on the cook as if the server is retired and only their to answer the phones or look over whelmed getting drinks very unorganized and you get meals late and their is no heat lamp used they need group deals for take out and a new Host/greeter. .

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Excellent food! Some of the best Thai food I've eaten outside of Thailand. Rosy and Nigel are very attentive to details and take care to label for food sensitivities such as gluten-free.

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012 via mobile

Really want good things for this place because the food is superb however the owners arent always kind. They can be abrubt and sometimes odd. The food is sometimes missing ingredients listed like baby corn- peppers. Or just not enough ingredients for the price. Overall value is fine with some dishes but there really needs to be consistency especially for... More

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San Diego, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2011

I love Thai food. I love most Asian cuisines. This is very good, very authentic Thai food. The quality is good. And it is made fresh. My main beef about this place is the service. It is just weird. Sometimes very unfriendly. Sometimes very slow. At times, the restaurant is not open, even though the hours say it should be.... More

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