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Surin

1918 11th Avenue South, 1918 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205
205-324-1928
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Ranked #15 of 864 Restaurants in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Thai, Bar
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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English first
Birmingham, Alabama
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Ate at Surin last night. The food is very good and seasoned for the average diner. Some Thai restaurants serve spicy hot dishes with few options. If you like mild, they will please you. If you like it hot, there are many dishes to select from. I like that flexibility. Of our party of 7, there was varying degrees of... More

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Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Enjoyed the food Service was exceptional Enjoyed the atmosphere. Great tasting food We felt welcomed Great smile

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

Appetizers the sushi and the dinner excellent very affordable definitely worth a second try atmosphere was very soothing..

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Helena, Alabama
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

One of my favorite places to eat in the city. Great for couples, family, friends, or just to have a good meal! Has great fresh sushi, good bar, and the best chicken Massaman..sauce is great, love the avocado and cashews....Noodle bowl is well loved too!

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Bayou La Batre, Alabama
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Refreshing Thai meal... So relaxing and peaceful even though the restaurant was super busy for the dinner hour.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I have never had anything bad here. Parking is limited, but it's worth finding a spot!!!! Love the sushi. Love the soups. Love the bowls.

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Birmingham
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This review is actually for Surin in Crestline, (which doesn't seem to be listed on TripAdvisor,( although I have eaten at all the B'ham Surins many times over the years. Easily, they are the restaurants I frequent the most in my hometown. Usually, I get tofu pad Thai (Thai noodle bowl,) sweet & sour tofu, or the salad with hard-boiled... More

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Pelham, Alabama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The restaurant was very clean and had nice staff. We realized that our waiter had not been working there very long. He was very nice and I hope he gets better. We ordered sushi as an appetizer and chicken and shrimp pad Thai. We received our meal way before our appetizer. I asked the waiter to please check on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I ordered the Masaman chicken to go with the coconut soup, the service was excellent my food was ready when I arrived will definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Svc. = A1!!! I wish the Mgr. @ Genghis Grill in the Summit, world come to this restaurant and take notes. I truly felt like an appreciated customer, and though my order wasn't correct the manager's personal attention and service-focused attitude made all the difference!!

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