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Best Thai Restaurant

74 Main St, Damariscotta, ME 04543
207-563-1440
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Ranked #8 of 27 Restaurants in Damariscotta
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Bremen, Maine
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Fresh and good, with a nice selection of Thai appetizers and entrees. Service is timely and the menu items seem to be prepared well in a consistent manner.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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74 reviews 74 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I organized a picnic for two friends last evening before a chamber music concert at Round Top farm. I ordered ahead: fried wonton, thai salad with peanut sauce and ginger crispy duck. It was more than enough for three and tasty. As noted by others, the sauces offered were sweet. So I suggest going to Rising Tide Coop grocery and... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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109 reviews 109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We really wanted to like this place, because it came so highly recommended by reviewers. Meh. A lot of Thai food has a pinch of sugar in it. This had way more than that. The sauces and dips are so filled with cornstarch, it feels like Chinese restaurants in the 60's. Spring rolls are fresh but dry. There were no... More

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Jefferson, Maine
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

It was my first time having Thai, I found it to be very fresh and tasty. I ordered a seafood dish that was medium spice, just spicy enough, I could still taste the flavor of the food. The wait staff was very good and the food was delivered very quickly. I will be going back soon.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Was hesitant about "Best" but it really was very good and we would go back next time we are in the area. I admit that I am a Thai food snob.. The Panang and Spicy Duck were both very good. Skip the fried rice as it was very blah. While we did not have the Pad thai, those next to... More

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Boothbay, Maine, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We love Best Thai restaurant in Damariscotta, ME. It is a charming little restaurant with a wonderful staff, very attentive and personable. Our meals are always filling, the right temperature and ingredients are very fresh as well.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We discovered this place on tripadvisor and although difficult to find it was a delightful experience with good food. Very tasty Thai food in this small Maine town.

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Dallas, Texas
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286 reviews 286 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

We ate here about three years ago and loved it. Staying here for several days, we decided to give it a try again. Food is still very good. We had pan fried dumplings, shrimp pad Thai and cashew nuts with shrimp, both medium heat. Everything tasted fresh and very good. Service was excellent. Love the decor.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We love it here! The food and staff here are equally amazing. We go every week and look forward to a delightful meal served by friendly attentive waitstaff.

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Damariscotta, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

How fortunate this small town is to have such marvelous Thai food available. The restaurant itself is small and nothing special, but the service is excellent and the food is great. Try any of the dishes with duck -- it's a real treat!

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