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Bangkok Gardens

172 York St, New Haven, CT 06511
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Ranked #137 of 498 Restaurants in New Haven
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- Aug 4, 2014
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Milford, Delaware
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74 reviews 74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I have never visited New Haven. My husband and I were pleased by the abundance of restaurants in the area. We decided to eat Thai food, as it is not as popular where we currently live, so it would be something different. I am not an Asian food expert, but I do know taste, service, value, and hygiene, which makes... More

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Orange, Connecticut
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Pad Thai restaurant at 1170 Chapel Street is my go-to restaurant for Thai food in the New Haven area. Within a short walking distance from Pad Thai, there are several Thai restaurants. I've always swayed my friends from dinning at those restaurants because I've tried all of them and decided that Pad Thai is by far the best for true... More

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is perhaps the best value meal I have had in the US. Just $7 for a truly tasty lunch of duck green curry with rice. I've just got back from Thailand and have been studying Thai cooking and the green curry was authentic. It was so good I went back the next day for the Mango Curry which also... More

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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69 reviews 69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

4 of us came for dinner and had a fairly good sampling of the menu. In general it was good. Also nice to see a bottle of wine for $20 on a wine list. The waitress was either unfamiliar with the menu or her English was very poor. Maybe both. Either way, I couldn't get some relatively simple questions answered... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I don't care if you don't like Thai food. YOU WILL LOVE THIS PLACE! none of the food is 'weird' or too different. All the sauces are amazing and they have a very wide selection of non spicy items. I have never had such good food in my life. If you go to New Haven you NEED to eat here.... More

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Southport, Connecticut
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77 reviews 77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

One of the great things about a University town is that it attracts reasonably priced eateries. There are quite a few in the streets surrounding Yale Rep, and my wife and I have frequented most of them: we have seen many performances at the Rep, and it's rather pleasant to 'make an evening of it' by having a simple dinner... More

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weston, ct
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

My entire family ate here last night and I am pleased to say that no one got sick. The food was poorly prepared, there were several mixups with our orders, and the bathroom filth should have closed the place down. If anyone in your party has dietary issues I recommend that you look elsewhere. Confusion in the kitchen does not... More

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Fairfield, CT
14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My lunch was delightful at Bangkok Gardens: the food was delicious, and the atmosphere so cheery in the garden room (with its glass roof)...

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Hartford, Connecticut
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

First visit here, not sure about going back. Reasonably priced, friendly if not quick service, good location would be reasons to go back. I don't have a lot of Thai experience but my friend does and she said the food was passable but she wasn't sure she'd go back. I had the Tom Yum (hot and sour) soup and it... More

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Hartford, CT
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56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

This was our first visit to Bangkok Gardens, and it will likely be our last. We ordered two appetizers - summer rolls and vegetable dumplings. The summer rolls while tasty, were lightly filled. Most summer/fresh rolls we have had at other Thai restaurants are well filled and tightly rolled. These had little rice, and were mostly filled with lettuce. Some... More

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