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University Blvd., Tuscaloosa, AL
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Flavor!

Good food, good pricing and good student, friend group, family atmosphere. Truly nestled on the campus of the University of Alabama's strip. The flavor makes you keep going back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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United States
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Good food, good pricing and good student, friend group, family atmosphere. Truly nestled on the campus of the University of Alabama's strip. The flavor makes you keep going back.

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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

You can go for lunch or dinner, the atmosphere adjusts. The food has excellent taste and the menu covers all dietary preferences. Try something different every time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Had a date night with hubby and it was great. The coconut tofu soup was to die for. I throughly enjoyed my sushi sashimi combo. Hubby said his was good but a little sweet for his liking.... I can't remember the name but it was a shrimp with a peanut sauce. We will be back for sure

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Ate there Saturday evening. The restaurant was very busy, but the service was excellent and efficient. We had Shrimp Masaman. It was outstanding. I would also recommend the Lichi Martini. Will definitely go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Atmosphere is very nice. Waiter was very attentive and informative. Some of the best Thai food I have ever eaten. Sushi was very good as well. We will return!

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I'm not sure what happened to Surin. Maybe they just got lazy. Instead of real Thai food with its layers of spices and flavors, they now serve food that seems to come from a mix. The masaman, for instance, is now meat + a heavy, very sweet peanutbuttery sauce with a little avocado on the side. A real disappointment.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

The specials are a good value. Love the lamb and duck dishes. Quality is consistantly good. Sushi is very good. Service also good.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Surin looks from the street like an old white house. However, step inside to get authentic Thai cuisine at a moderate price. Their food is delicious. If you are new to Thai, ask one of the waitstaff to recommend a meal. If you have room, their homemade coconut ice cream is to die for. Enjoy!

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Went to Surin today for lunch service was slow due being under staffed. My order came out wrong and had send it back. Also it took forever to get our drinks (ice tea). Refills where slow coming, All the meals came out at different times so the table finish when others where getting their order.know the My portion size was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great place to stare exploring taste. This Resturant is on edge of Alabama's campus and the beginning of historical downtown Tuscaloosa. The prices are amazing for the quality of the food. The menu draws the finest Tuscaloosa families from church and business lunch meetings firm downtown. The college students fill it up and keep us all young in this town.

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Additional Information about Surin

Address: University Blvd., Tuscaloosa, AL
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: University Blvd., Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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