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Green Papaya

475 Winter St, Waltham, MA 02451-1213
(781) 487-9988
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Tampa, Florida
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103 reviews 103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The Green Papaya has become one of my local favorites. When in Waltham, lunch at the Green Papaya is a must. Service is always fast and friendly. Every dish I have tried has been great. My associates love the Pad Thai while the Indonesian Fried Rice with shrimp, black mushrooms and red curry sauce flavor; topped with sliced barbequed chicken... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
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67 reviews 67 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We stopped here for lunch upon the recommendation of a friend. I had the chicken coconut soup and a chicken masaman curry. The broth was excellent and the curry sauce was fine, although I would have preferred . However, the chicken was a bit overcooked and somewhat tough. My wife had the hot and sour shrimp soup--lots of mushrooms and... More

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babylon ny
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

the atmosphere and service is nice. A bit of a strange location- right next to a major road and yet off the beaten track. What was the DPW thinking?? food itself was kind of sub par. I'm a foodie and thai is my favorite so I could be a harsh critic. Had the massaman chicken- chicken was like leather. coconut... More

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Shanghai, China
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Ate here 3 times over 2 weeks as I was staying across the street on business. Despite the rather bland exterior, the food here utterly surprised me. I've travelled in Thailand and eaten there extensively and I can thoroughly recommend the food at Green papaya. The portions were generous, the food exquisitely cooked and the flavours were spot on. Staff... More

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394 reviews 394 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The ambiance is average, GP is built into a little strip mall off the highway. The food is also just decent and a bit too pricey for what it is ... but if you are looking for something different outside of your hotel in Waltham it is a decent option.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Well I must say Thai cuisine is one of my favorites and I've been to most in the Boston area. I was surprised with menu, as I had not seen a few dishes they make. I tried many dishes as you all know I am a chef, and I'm picky. I threw everything at the waiter, changing up the standard... More

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Parker, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The food here is pretty good. Good flavor, good taste, great heat if you want a disk with a lot of bang (which they definitely offer). The only issue I have with this place is that the kitchen odor really seems to get into the dining area and is frankly, less than pleasant. It is quite affordable (if not inexpensive... More

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great place !!!' we love it !!!! Wonderful food and the service quick efficient , l would like recommend this place for everyone !!!!very good localization e close to my house !'n

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Comox, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Nothing was bad but nothing stood out as exceptional. A good place for a bite to eat if you are not in a rush.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We have dined here for many years and are always pleased, both with the food and the service. Some of our favorites main dishes are "Pad Thai and Massaman Curry with brown rice. As far as appetizers go we love their "Satay Chicken, Soft Dumplings and Crispy Spring Rolls". On this particular evening two members of our party had physical... More

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Additional Information about Green Papaya

Address: 475 Winter St, Waltham, MA 02451-1213
Phone Number: (781) 487-9988
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Thai, Vietnamese

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