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Rice Thai Cuisine

3924 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-3318
650-812-0139
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Ranked #107 of 316 Restaurants in Palo Alto
Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- Aug 17, 2014
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English first
Putnam, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My first time trying Thai cuisine. I had the Pineapple Chicken Curry. It was just the right blend of sweet and spicy. White or brown rice is served on the side. Thai iced tea was also very good. We walked to the restaurant, so parking wasn't an issue for us as others have mentioned.

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Santa Rosa, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Clean, attractive restaurant, freshly prepared food, attractively served. Good for take out or eat in. They will present food on platters for serving in your home -- appropriate for entertaining.

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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160 reviews 160 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Great atmosphere, wonderful food, and friendly service. You definitely can't go wrong at this place.

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Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

Needing a quick late lunch, we stopped here close to their 3:00 o'clock lunch closing time. They were very accommodating and prepared our food immediately. We all had curry, three different types, but they were all excellent. Each curry came with white rice and a green salad with a small spring roll. For the price, it was a lot of... More

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Ann Arbor
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64 reviews 64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I lucked out with timing and came to Rice Thai at 11:30 am, well before the crowd hit at noon. I was underwhelmed given the ratings here and on Yelp. I hope I just got a random bad meal. I ordered the Pad Seuw, which I usually prefer to Pad Thai because you get more veggies in this dish. The... More

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Ogden, Utah
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

After trying it the first time, I had to go back again that week to eat more! I've tried the Veggie Delight, teriyaki chicken, green curry, pad thai and others and they were all fresh (lots of bean sprouts) and delicious. I had not heard of Blanket Shrimp before, but I'm hooked now. The service was excellent both times, even... More

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Menlo Park, California
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117 reviews 117 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Great food and it was ready fast. so-so ambiance, reasonable price. Parking was a little tough. Definitely would go back again.

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Palo Alto, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Never disappointed with this place. One of the few places in south bay where you can get amazing thai food variety for attractive prices. Their service is amazing, always courteous, quick. Ambiance is neat, food is delicious. Have been dinning in as well as getting take outs atleast twice a month from this place. If you work/live in Palo Alto,... More

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CA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

My favourit dish is drunken noodle. It is quite spicy and the taste is unique. Everyone will find something they like from the menu. Parking is difficult so try to avoid lunch rush.

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Palo Alto, CA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Always very good food and service, it's our go to place when we think of Thai food. Drunken noodle, Pad Se Yew, and outstanding fish in green curry sauce are a few of our favorites. The pumpkin curry and pad thai noodles are also great.

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