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Thai Orginal BBQ

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2221 Gellert Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080
(650) 878-0818
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Profoundly Average

I have been to Thailand many times and I consider myself an expert on Thai cuisine. This place pretty much serves Americanized Thai which can be a satisfying thing, but overall not very memorable or remarkable. It fills the void.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2014
Scrappleking
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Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I have been to Thailand many times and I consider myself an expert on Thai cuisine. This place pretty much serves Americanized Thai which can be a satisfying thing, but overall not very memorable or remarkable. It fills the void.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012 via mobile

I tried the Tom Ka Kai soup and chicken fried rice. The chicken in both dishes tasted old and dirty. The fried rice has zero flavor, other than the burnt taste. The soup was very salty and needed to be sweetened. However, the staff was so friendly I would be willing to give this place another try! But I will... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

I always have fried banana before my meal. The portion of the salmon teriyaki with shrimp fried rice is huge, and I know I won't finish it. Therefore, dessert first is a MUST for me. So far, this is the BEST fried banana at any Thai restaurant I've been to! YUM!

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Palo Alto, California
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36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

One Sunday evening we found this restaurant and decided to give it a try. Located in a small strip mall with many other Asian restaurant, the Thai Original BBQ was the busiest restaurant we could see. Seemed like a good sign! We were seated quickly and given time to go over the menu before deciding on some dishes to try.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2221 Gellert Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: (650) 878-0818

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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