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140 N Main St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5327
630-510-3680
Today
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Thai in the area.

I'm the kind of person who enjoys eating spicy food that literally will make you sweat and cry. This is the only place I have found that will satisfy that need. The Thai fried rice is delicious. I always ask for mine extra spicy ans they always warn me it's very hot, however, I love it!! Delicious... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
James B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I'm the kind of person who enjoys eating spicy food that literally will make you sweat and cry. This is the only place I have found that will satisfy that need. The Thai fried rice is delicious. I always ask for mine extra spicy ans they always warn me it's very hot, however, I love it!! Delicious fresh made to... More 

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This restaurant is family owned and the food is really quite good. Small number of tables, great for take out. Really good panang chicken, and pad thai. They will make the food thai spicey upon request...but be sure you really want it like that!! We love for take out and dining in.

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Chicago
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Wonderful Food! Have been here many times. Best Thai food around. Service is great. Carry out is also available !!

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Wheaton, Illinois
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I am so glad a friend told me about this restaurant. It's so small that you could easily miss it. Don't be put off by the small parking lot; there's public parking behind the restaurant and also street parking. I think they probably get a lot of business from college students walking from Wheaton College which is close by. It's... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Amazing service. Truly HOT food. Most thai places, you ask for spicy and you get catsup hot....BORING! Not here! I asked for hot and I got hot, just the way I like it. No wimps here! Wheaton consists of college kids and attorneys. Neither of which deserve food and service this good. Great menu. Tiny though. Only seating for about... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Have never eaten in the restaurant but have gotten take out many times. Food is absolutely delicious! Pad See Eew is awesome and so is Pad Thai. Almost everything we have tried has been wonderful. Prices are not bad and easy to get in and out for pick up. Highly recommend!

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Wheaton, Illinois, USA
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Small Thai restaurant with great tasting food and huge portions. All fresh ingredients made in open kitchen. Limited tables less than 10. But usually don't have to wait long. Every dish I get always tasty. Their hot is really hot.

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Orland Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 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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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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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
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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