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6715 Quail Hill Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92603-4233
949-509-4771
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Huge portions, great value.

Sat outside on a beautiful day & had a great meal with my mom. Extensive menu-almost too much to choose from. Had a great entree salad of chicken with mango, preceded by a delicious chicken soup. No room for dessert after the lunch. Observed the place fill up twice while we were there. Portions are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 17, 2015
Susan M
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Woodridge, Illinois
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Woodridge, Illinois
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100 reviews 100 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Sat outside on a beautiful day & had a great meal with my mom. Extensive menu-almost too much to choose from. Had a great entree salad of chicken with mango, preceded by a delicious chicken soup. No room for dessert after the lunch. Observed the place fill up twice while we were there. Portions are huge, food it good, value... More 

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Newport Beach
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70 reviews 70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is a small Thai restaurant right next to Shady Canyon Golf course. You won't find fancy napkins or a 5 star atmosphere here. You will, however, find great food, friendly service, and reasonable pricing. It has been a while since we had Thai food, and we truly miss it. We stumbled upon this place, since a Sushi restaurant next... More 

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Irvine, California
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165 reviews 165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is the best Thai restaurant I've found close to my home. Sure wish we had a Pok Pok, which is in Portland, OR, nearby.

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Adirondacks
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We enjoyed our dinner, service was great and friendly. We opted for indoor, but outdoor looked comfy with the heaters (it really wasn't cold for a northerner, but the locals must have needed it!) Son is now local there and said he will be returning. That says it all.

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Irvine, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Food and service is always very good at this established and well frequented Quail Hill restaurant. It's not the most elegant of places but it's very functional and the price is right. Food is hot and nicely presented. If you need a back rub, get a massage someplace! Otherwise, go to the Bamboo Bistro and enjoy a tasty meal!

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/las /vegas
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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We sat there for at least 10 minutes without any recognition. I was never served water or asked if I wanted a drink. I ordered coconut chicken and it was more like a soup with two pieces of chicken swimming in a pool of veggies. Neither my friend nor I were able to eat our food. We sat there for... More 

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new jersey
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192 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

So good I returned the next night. They have a huge menu and great wine list.The first night I ordered a chicken dish with peanut sauce over spinach and rice. But my favorite was the next night steak with a sweet and sour sauce and veggies.The server was great and I like the atmosphere.

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Irvine
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85 reviews 85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

This Thai restaurant has a "green leaf" salad that was astonishingly good. I expected some lettuce, carrot and peanut dressing but I got slices of ripe mango with lime undertones and a rice crisp added to the presentation. It was delicious. I also ordered the veggie tofu red curry. It was tasty but I wish there had been a few... More 

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Jakarta
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129 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

This restaurant's Thai dishes has been "Americanized" but taste pretty decent for Americanized Asian food; for an authentic Thai taste experience it's not but we'll still return. The service was quite good & the portions were very generous. It's no wonder the restaurant attracts patrons well after lunch as a meal here is a good deal; for $8, it gets... More 

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Charlottesville
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We went to eat at Thai Bamboo Bistro on Sunday Night! The food was excellent! We ordered brown rice, (which was very dark brown) and tasted very nutty, not starchy! It was a joy to eat food that was tasty and well made! The prices were very reasonable, the service was great, and the food was AWESOME! I would go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6715 Quail Hill Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92603-4233
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: 949-509-4771

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

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