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6715 Quail Hill Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92603-4233
949-509-4771
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The food is awesome and my favorite is the black pepper chicken. The staff was really nice. The place was really clean.

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Woodridge, Illinois
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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