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Mai Thai Cafe

140 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5327
630-510-3680
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Ranked #6 of 117 Restaurants in Wheaton
Cuisines: Thai
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Orland Park, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I want great food when I go out to a restaurant and Mai Thai Cafe in Wheaton was great! Past reviews said the place was small and it looked that way when we walked up to it, but there were more tables in there than I expected. Prompt service and the surprise of a lunch deal until 2:30 pm that... More

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Wheaton, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Sadly, "Pop" passed away recently, but "Mom" and daughter have picked up the slack and the both the food and service remain excellent! Very few tables and it can get busy, but it's worth the wait. Limited menu but excellent food and attentive service. VERY reasonable prices and timely take out response time. No liquor available and I don't know... More

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Wheaton, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

If you are looking for casual, quick, and somewhat exotic, this is perhaps the very best restaurant in Wheaton and the surrounding area. The food is just fantastic. Vegetables are very fresh and firm, the meat is tender and well-cooked, the rice is aromatic and sweet. My fiancée and I have very different tastes in food, but we both love... More

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

The green chicken curry is excellent. Served piping hot, full of flavor with fresh veggies. I ordered the mild and it had a good spicy kick. Generous portions. Carry out is fast.

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Ate here with a group of ten. Service was excellent and food phenomenal. You can get it as spicy or as mild as you like. Not fancy. Be sure to call ahead if you have a big group.

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Wheaton, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is my favorite place to eat in Wheaton. The food is great, the portions are good and the price is not as high as the other Thai places around. Only thing to remember is to make sure to know the spiciness is more intense than sometimes is usual.

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Beni
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I've visited Mai Thai more times than I can count throughout the time I lived in Wheaton. The food was always delicious, the service excellent, and the portions just right. It's a small family owned restaurant with a few tables and take out available. You definitely don't go there for the decor (it is a very small and basic dining... More

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Chicago
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72 reviews 72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012 via mobile

This is a really small place. So the atmosphere is not much. However, the curries are authentically hot. And the service has been warm and attentive. I haven't liked everything (not a fan of how they prepare eggplant) but it's worth returning to for other dishes. Massaman and Penang curry are very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012 via mobile

Great authentic Thai food. The only negative is that if you eat late, the help seems to be in a hurry to clean up and leave. Guess I can't blame them.

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Buffalo, New York
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76 reviews 76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

I like to try a variety of restaurants when I travel, and my friend goes along for the ride. He got a stew and I an Indian-style curry; both meals were plentiful and delicious. It's great thai food for a reasonable $10 including tip. Highly recommended!

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Additional Information about Mai Thai Cafe

Address: 140 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5327
Phone Number: 630-510-3680
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wheaton
Cuisine: Thai

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