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1459 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
510-848-6483
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
QUALITY THAI FOOD

I love Thai Food and the food and pricing is good here. Try the Noodle Salad, Tom Kha Soup, Som Tum, and Gai Yang to make a memorable meal. Service is friendly and efficient

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 14, 2015
albebuc
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

We arrived late on a Sunday evening, around 9 pm, but the menu posted in the window said they were open every night until 1:30 am. It became clear almost immediately that this was a place for take-out, not dine in. They were unfriendly and the vegetarian option(s) was one paragraph on the last page. We just didn't like the... More 

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Thank KarlaG7478
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213 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

I love Thai Food and the food and pricing is good here. Try the Noodle Salad, Tom Kha Soup, Som Tum, and Gai Yang to make a memorable meal. Service is friendly and efficient

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Thank albebuc
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Nice spice, friendly service. Obviously a favorite With "locals" as I observed a number of people greeted by name.

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Thank ruthpdx
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Only tried a few dishes: seafood w basil was spicy but basil makes it really enjoyable. Stir fired veggie, have not had one comparable one for a while, we ordered it wo tofu. Yellow curry, not spicy at all, v coconut taste. Thai iced tea was too sweet, should have asked for less syrup. Overall, good value

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Thank Rayso1234
Berkeley, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I like to visit this restaurant because it is clean, inexpensive, modern setting just like a good restaurant in Asia. Last time I went there with my daughter (13 years) and my friend, my friend and I had noodles (different kinds) and my daughter had a yellow curry, we also ordered appetizers chicken wings (with crispy fried spinach (?)), and... More 

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Berkeley, California
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195 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We have been to this place many times and never were disappointed. Our absolute favorite is the seafood thai basil. Also the chicken with green beans, the salmon curry, and the pad see-ew (we prefer it with beef) are good. And don't forget the sweet sticky rice with mango as a dessert. The staff has always been friendly, service is... More 

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1 Thank hiking-har
San Diego, California
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

I've been going here for years, the food is consistently fresh, and the service is fast and friendly. It has a loyal lunch and take out crowd, also they conveniently allow parking in the hotel lot behind the restaurant. Their parang curry is spicy and deliciously addictive.

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Thank damstel
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I'm no fan of Berkeley. It's a diaspora of retired hippies cum stock traders, numbskull college brats, and angry documentary filmmakers. The food however is very high IQ and makes living here almost tolerable. Bangkok Thai is the best Thai in town and one of the best I've had anywhere. It's a "real worlder" place as in it's not owned... More 

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Thank John M
Redding, California
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We decided to try a Thai restaurant which was near us in Berkeley,California. It was conveniently on a main drag - University Avenue. The food was wonderful, and we pride ourselves in comparing Thai food wherever we go. The service was friendly and we were served quickly. The ambience was authentic Thai and relaxing. I would recommend this restaurant if... More 

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Thank Dee G
Turlock, California
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114 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We seem to eat Thai while traveling then want more .Bangkok Thai is still 1 1/2 hours away but closer than Hawaii! We had Tom Yum Goong (Prawn Sour Soup) Bankok Spicy Fish, Garlic Prawns and sticky rice. Just 2 of us. Lots of good food! Unique flavors to every dish .. you know how sometimes it can all taste... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1459 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: 510-848-6483

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm

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