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12531 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Make sure you tell them how hot (or not hot) you want your food! :)

I went here two nights ago with an old friend. He found it on Yelp. It was pretty late and on their website it shows they close at 9, but when we asked, they said 9:30. My friend ordered soup before we got there and it was REALLY good. I'm not sure which one it was, but it's the one... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
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Huntington Beach, California
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Huntington Beach, California
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105 reviews 105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I went here two nights ago with an old friend. He found it on Yelp. It was pretty late and on their website it shows they close at 9, but when we asked, they said 9:30. My friend ordered soup before we got there and it was REALLY good. I'm not sure which one it was, but it's the one... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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193 reviews 193 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

There are a few negative reviews of Thai Tangerine here, but my experience was pretty good. I came for a very early dinner (5pm) and was the only customer. I decided on Pad Thai with tofu and the size and quality were fine, although the lime slice was tiny. The service was typical for many Asian restaurants: you don't see... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Ordered food via delivery. Half of food was not what was ordered, but nothing we could do as we weren't at restaurant. Food seemed to be like microwaveable entrees that could be bought at a store..... Noodles are Itchiban?!? Would not recommend or eat here again. After this actually considering eating Thai food again :(

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Maryland
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168 reviews 168 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

What separates this from the norm is that it is a bit more authentic. Hot means hot (medium was plenty hot for us), and not sweetened as so many Americanized Thai restaurants are these days.

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Rancho Bernardo, California
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113 reviews 113 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

It was because of the high rating that we felt to try this Thai restaurant and was disappointed with the food. The lunch menu with the shrimp vegetables only came with 4 small shrimps. The Chicken combination plate with Pad Thai noodle was ok portion for me, but the taste and flavor were so-so. We were the first ones to... More 

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Defiance, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

nice little thai restaurant within walking distance of our hotel. We shared an order of potstickers and thai shrimp spaghetti, which had a nice heat to it. Friendly staff and prompt service.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I can believe this place was empty. I know it was a Tuesday night but OMG. Really good Bangkok style Thai food. Super nice family run business. Pad Tai, fried noodle dish. Yummy. I had a soup with fish balls and ground chicken and a crab claw. Wow. Delicious....

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Los Angeles,CA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Recently moved to the area and has been to some other thai in the neighborhood. Glad to find this restaurant. The inside is clean and nice. Fresh cooked food. If you love thai curry, you wont be disappointed, they are good. Met the owner Tony who is very nice guy. We'll definitely come again and try out their dinner menu.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

So Asian fare is amazing in Garden Grove and Westminster. . .but Thai Tangerine takes the cake. All the usual dishes are extroardinary. At Thai Tangerine, start with dessert first--Mango with Sticky Rice here is the pefect appetizer, of course after you've had fresh Basil Spring Roles (or if you eat meat--Angel Wings). Don't miss the curry (any of them,... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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108 reviews 108 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

This restaurant is rated the best in GG for Thai. I am pleased to say that my coworker and I enjoyed it. It's in a little satrip mall close to the Hilton Garden Inn off Harbor Blvd. We started by splitting a wanton soup. It was huge. Fresh ingredients. I like the sprouts with the wanton, good blend. The wanton... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12531 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Garden Grove

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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