We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rice Thai Cuisine

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
3924 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-3318
650-812-0139
Website
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 18 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    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
Food was good but servers confused but friendly

Went for Valentine's dinner. No festive atmosphere, no special desserts or food for the occasion. The Fresh veggie rolls were good but I have had much better. More casual w/out table cloth. Seemed like they are going thru some remodeling of some sort. It was also too cold for my taste. The... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Squeekie
,
Santa Clara, California
Add Photo Write a Review

18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Santa Clara, California
Top Contributor
231 reviews 231 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Went for Valentine's dinner. No festive atmosphere, no special desserts or food for the occasion. The Fresh veggie rolls were good but I have had much better. More casual w/out table cloth. Seemed like they are going thru some remodeling of some sort. It was also too cold for my taste. The servers were friendly but confused over what we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

For a Thai restaurant out of the dozens in the area I think it was ok for a quick bite, but I wouldn't try to impress anyone bringing them there. The service was nice and they were super attentive, but the entrees were not spectacular. We were the last to leave and they didn't say a word until we were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Putnam, Illinois
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Santa Rosa, California
Senior Reviewer
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
179 reviews 179 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
212 helpful votes 212 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Finger Lakes, New York
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ann Arbor
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ogden, Utah
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Menlo Park, California
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Palo Alto, California
Senior Reviewer
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Rice Thai Cuisine also viewed

Been to Rice Thai Cuisine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3924 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-3318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: 650-812-0139

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Rice Thai Cuisine staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?