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Dara Thai Lao Cuisine

1549 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1516
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Ranked #314 of 591 restaurants in Berkeley
Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- Mar 14, 2013
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The OC
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93 reviews 93 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Had enough Pho and other Asian choices? Then this place is for you. Homemade sausage, tiny fried quail, and VERY hot curry. Properly hot, not the typical American stuff. Service not so friendly, but hey, the food's excellent.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

I started with baby spinach leaves with peanut and coconut on top very pretty served with a tamarind sauce. then I had stir fry vegetables with wide rice noodles with a mild black bean sauce just the right amount of flavor for the rice noodles. My guest had three delicious thin cut pork chops which he ate with relish.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2008

what is this place doing in the gourmet ghetto?

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2008

have eaten there on several occasions over the last few years... lately seems like they don't have enough waiters to attend to the customers promptly and attentively... after being asked whether there were eggs in the veggie rolls (which, to me, seemed a clear indication of that i did not want eggs) she brought the noodles cooked with - yes... More

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