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589 E 53rd St, Davenport, IA
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Ranked #8 of 252 Restaurants in Davenport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Bettendorf
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I have eaten here many times and it never disappoints. The service is always good and you never wait long for your meal. The flavor is excellent and the food is always fresh. They also have a nice bar menu. Specialty martinis and interesting import beers. You get a fantastic meal and a great price!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I've eaten at other tantra locations before and I will have to say that the service is courteous and they checked up every 5 minutes which I thought was great. And the yellow curry was even better. The sauce wasn't runny but it wasn't too thick, and the flavor wasn't too strong so you can taste the potatoes and carrots... More

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Davenport, Iowa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This restaurant is much larger than it appears from outside. There is also an outdoor seating area, but we chose to sit inside because it was a hot, humid day. I had the Panang Curry. Delicious flavor with a bit of a kick. Our server was polite and prompt. The menu has a lot of items I'd like to try.... More

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Moline, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This restaurant is in a building located in a industrial park. Despite that, atmosphere was above average. Food is very good, nice selection, priced right. Service is slow, very slow. There are too few people working requiring the few employees to take on multiple roles. Example, ordered martinis and beer. Beer came quick, martini came much later due to no... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Me and a friend stopped in for lunch. Their lunch menu was surprisingly inexpensive for a more upscale place. Serving size was big. Two people ate for less than twenty dollars. I had kung pao chicken. The waiter even brought out two homemade hot sauces when I said I liked it spicy. Will definitely be back for dinner.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Very nice menu with many selections. Black Pepper Garlic with chicken was tasty but a bit bland. The Pad Thai was nice as was the chicken satay. Friendly wait staff. Clean restaurant inside and outside. Clean restrooms. Comfortable atmosphere. Friendly prices. Ample parking. While my dining experience was not bad, it was simply average, I will not go out of... More

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Geneseo, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Good food and excellent service!!! Menu is quite varied with Chinese, Thai, and Korean dishes. We really enjoyed the chicken dumpling appetizer. Very tasty!!!

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Hard to believe I found a place like this Iowa. Eveything was handcrafted and delicious. Will eat here again when in the area

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Napa, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Owner Kevin and his team give you great service with amazing Asian cuisine. All dishes were great especially the seafood hot and sour soup. Great atmosphere as well with good wine list etc. Locals love this place as well.

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Louisville, KY
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67 reviews 67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Tantra is the one thing I miss most about Iowa. This small, upscale little restaurant on 53rd St in Davenport is my favorite place to eat ANYWHERE. Their calamari is flash friend with a tempora batter and served hot with sweet chili sauce. I have had fresh calamari from all over the World and you will never taste a finer... More

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Additional Information about Tantra

Address: 589 E 53rd St, Davenport, IA
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Davenport
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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