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Solana Beach, CA
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Ranked #9 of 66 Restaurants in Solana Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Midland, MI
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99 reviews 99 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Though I think Bangkok Bay could up the "hot" in some of its dishes, this is a friendly and relatively inexpensive Thai restaurant with a generous menu. Wait staff are very kind to children and the food comes out in a reasonable time period. I live in a part of the Midwest where good Thai food is hard to find,... More

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Santa Cruz, California
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173 reviews 173 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is a really nice small Thai restaurant with great ambiance! It's a little pricy, but the food is great and the portions are very large. It's some of the best Thai food I've had and I can't wait to go back, highly recommended!

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Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews 109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I had the convenience of staying in the hotel next to this restaurant, and I went to this place multiple times in my three-month stay. They are usually busy during peak dinner hours, so come early or late. I usually order take out myself because the restaurant is not that big itself. Friendly service, clean, cozy. Recommended dishes: Roasted duck... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Hello, We are not specialists of Asian or Americanized Asian food. Again, vacation in Solana beach, walking distance from the hotel, Monday night, no reservation. Party of 6. 7.30pm. packed or seemed to be. the waitress (maybe the owner) nicely prepared a table for 4. we were like sardines but the atmosphere was nice. The pineapple fried rice dish and... More

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Lyons, Colorado
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I went in expecting amazing thai food. I ordered the Pad See Ew with Shrimp, with a Thai Iced Tea. The shrimp was cooked well and so were the veggies, but the noodles were overcooked and kind of a big sticky ball of pasta. The Thai Iced Tea was way sweet, to the point where I couldn't take more than... More

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San Diego, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We go to Bangkok Bay all the time and love the food! Best Thai in all of San Diego county. Every single dish I've gotten has been stellar. You MUST eat here.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This place was recommended by someone local and it was a very nice surprise. Great food and awesome service! I would come back anytime.

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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Perfect everything - just enough sugar, spicy and tasty main course, drinks very good! Friendly and fast service. Big portions. Place where locals eat. Make reservation - we were there Thursday night and place was packed!!!

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Solana Beach, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

I have always enjoyed high quality meals here with great service! The place is small, so you may have to wait a bit for a table. It's worth it!

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Melbourne
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We ate at this restaurant twice for lunch and both times we had great, friendly service, the food was tasty and healthy, and all that for a reasonable price. Just next to Courtyard by Marriott.

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Address: Solana Beach, CA
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Solana Beach
Cuisine: Thai

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