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301 10th Ave. N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 (3rd st. & 10th AVE N.)
(904) 372-9149
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: Eminent restaurateur Thai-raised, Los Angeles-trained Guy (Mangosteen Thai...
Eminent restaurateur Thai-raised, Los Angeles-trained Guy (Mangosteen Thai Cusine, Wild Thai and Star of Siam ), Buddha Thai Bistro is an authentic Thai cuisine that showcases the cuisines of Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, India and China. Drawing upon memories of family meals his mother made, culinary experience to bring together the exhilarating tastes of a half-dozen Southeast Asian nations.
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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pad thai

Great pad Thai. Good teas. Good happy hour with cheap appetizers. Our go to for Thai food. Reliably good and priced right.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Cecelex
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Great pad Thai. Good teas. Good happy hour with cheap appetizers. Our go to for Thai food. Reliably good and priced right.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Stopped and had lunch, first thing we noticed were the American waiter and waitress dressed in Thai garments unusual but ok. We had Pad Thai, Drunk-man Noodles and Garlic-n-Pepper. The Drunk Man noodles is made with spaghetti noodles (which the menu did state). but the problem was the portion size, it took less than 5 minutes to finish and I... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I enjoy Thai Food , and have eaten it in many restaurants from Florida to New York . Many of them were very good , but none stood out . From the first minute , I entered this restaurant , I felt enchanted . The atmosphere was warm and exotic , very alluring . And the summer rolls we ordered... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I USED to love this place, friendly people and yummy...this week is the first time I have been back to give it another chance in about 3 years...take out red curry was good but thankfully I checked order before I left because it had the wrong noodles and I had paid extra for the glass noodles. Then last night I... More 

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Love this place. Im a Jax beach local. I dine in and get takeout regularly. They also deliver to a small area. The food is sooo good. I haven't had a bad dish at all. My favorite is the Green curry with tofu. Lots of vegetarian options.

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Jacksonville
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in the Jacksonville area. The food is so so good, fresh, and prepared very well. I just wish they would make the portions a tad larger. The curries are delicious but I find myself ordering the pad woon sen quite often. The service is friendly too. You cannot go wrong with this restaurant... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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49 reviews 49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This restaurant has an incredible menu - almost too much to make a selection from. I thoroughly enjoyed my green curry and could haven even gone spicier. The one thing that kept me from giving a 5-star was the fact that I don't recall seeing an MSG caution on the menu and by the time I went to bed the... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The food way okay, the service was good. I've tried a few other places for Thai in Jacksonville and there are better options. This place is okay

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Neptune Beach, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Buddha's Belly is the go to place for great Thai. Their Pra Ram is the best, fried pieces of eggplant on a bed of spinach and broccoli with a steaming peanut sauce as hot as you want it, and rice. I love the eggplant, but they offer chicken, shrimp, tofu, or pork. They also have excellent fish dishes, noodles, curries,... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

MY wife and I went here for a nice Dinner.When we got to the restaurant parking was very hard to fine because it is near two other restaurants which do very well.Once inside there were only 6 other people sitting at one table.WE sat down and after15 minutes finally someone came over and ask if we would like some water.Water... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 301 10th Ave. N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
    (3rd st. & 10th AVE N.)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville Beach
  • Phone Number: (904) 372-9149

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

Eminent restaurateur Thai-raised, Los Angeles-trained Guy (Mangosteen Thai Cusine, Wild Thai and Star of Siam ), Buddha Thai Bistro is an authentic Thai cuisine that showcases the cuisines of Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, India and China. Drawing upon memories of family meals his mother made, culinary experience to bring together the exhilarating tastes of a half-dozen Southeast Asian nations.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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