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Pacific Thai Cuisine

663 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2600
831-646-8424
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Ranked #12 of 74 Restaurants in Pacific Grove
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

I only get the Pad Thai Shrimp Noodles. Alreadys good except inconsistent on the amount of shrimp in the dish, but overall I eat there often and recommend. 👍

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Fresno, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Had a terrific meal of spicy basil tofu and red vegie curry. Nice family place Seemed that it was a local restaurant in a tourist area Saw lots of local takeouts which told me lots of people shared our enthusiasm for this restaurant

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Bethesda, Maryland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I popped into Pacific Thai not knowing what to expect and was pleasantly surprised. I had the Thai red curry tofu, which was flavorful and just the right amount of spice. The prices are reasonable (hard to find in this area!) and the staff friendly. I would definitely go back!

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Sunnyvale, CA
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195 reviews 195 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
791 helpful votes 791 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Best Thai food in Pacific Grove! That's not saying much as I only know of one other Thai restaurant in Pacific Grove, and it is a mile away from the old downtown area. We always come here for weekdays lunch when in the area, as they have $8.25 lunch specials 11am-230pm, too large for my wife to finish. This is... More

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Sarasota, FL
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Clean, welcoming, and delicious. Be sure to include their cocoanut soup as an appetizer. It seemed odd to pay for rice with our meal, but everything was tasty enough that we decided they must have a valid reason. Be prepared to get there early, or wait with the locals. It is an area favorite.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I love Thai, but the tastes all seemed uniform and were drowned in sauce. Fun to sit outside on the sidewalk.

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Fresno, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

I live 2 1/2 hours away from Monterey, CA. If you've never eaten at Cannery Row or The Peninsula, eat there. I have eaten there many times but wanted try something local. Could not have picked a better place. Restaurant was a little small and had to wait 30 minutes. Service was straight forward and efficient. Food was delicious and... More

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Pacific Grove, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Three couples had a perfect dinner here. Excellent food, unhurried, friendly and personal service. Nice ambiance, this place always hits the mark. Looking forward to returning here.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My husband and I were visiting the area and came upon this great restaurant where we had lunch. We liked it because it was small and very clean. We had the Drunken Noodles and the Spicy Thai Basil with the green curry and both dishes were excellent as was the service. We did not have a long wait even though... More

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We had a selection of appetisers: shrimp suit, crab golden bag, chicken satay and salmon spring rolls. The first three came together, but it was at least 10 mins after we'd finished those that the salmon rolls arrived hence the comment about the "average service". The salmon spring rolls were the standout, the rest merely average. For entrees we had... More

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