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1st Of Thai

2921 Lavendar Pkwy, 200, Faribault, MN 55021
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Ranked #11 of 48 Restaurants in Faribault
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Faribault, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

I don't know what happened, but this place used to be so awesome. Maybe the main chef was off for the day or something the last time I went there. I like to give them the benefit of the doubt so give them a try because their food is generally very good but the last time I had it was... More 

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Albert Lea, Minnesota
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

They have authentic Thai food and other Asian foods. Prices are reasonable with most in the $8 to $12 range. Wine and beer are available.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

My wife and i travel on 35 frequently and are always looking for good places to eat on our trips. We are both chefs and enjoy food. Well one snowy day we found this place 1st of thai and it was fantastic server was friendly food was good great time but... We had forgot the name of the place so... More 

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Faribault, Minnesota
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We were surprised to find such an authentic Thai food experience in Faribault. Excellent food, wait staff mediocre, prices are reasonable. Atmosphere of the restaurant needs to be improved, feels sparse and a little like a cafeteria.

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Faribault, Minnesota
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is a small restaurant right off of 35 south in faribault. Easy to find and easy to enjoy. The prices are a bit on the higher side but the food is wonderful. You choose you heat level. That's nice.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We are from Mpls and very fond of asian food in general and we were pleasantly surprised to find this little gem here in Faribault. From what I know of Asian food, this is more "americanized" combo of chinese, thai, vietnamese food under more "general" names which are more readily identifiable if not familiar with the food... all good. We... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

I came for my first time last week. I have eaten at a lot of Asian restaurants in the cities and 1 st of Thai was wonderful. The place is very clean and the service was great! I will be back sooner then later.

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Top Contributor
172 reviews 172 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Nice variety of Asian-style cuisine, mainly Thai but some dishes in the style of Chinese and Vietnamese. They have a good touch for cooking with spicy seasoning. The Thai grilled sausage with the sticky rice is excellent. Spring rolls and Koong Han Pha (# 6) are quite good. They have Singha beer, and service was good and efficient -- dishes... More 

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Falls Church
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62 reviews 62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

The food was quite good although I'm a bit spoiled living in DC area with lots of really great Thai food but this place is worth stopping at.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

The place is very dated and dirty. The bathroom was so disgusting, it made me wonder what the kitchen was like. If I had seen this before we ordered, we would have left right away. I ordered no spice, my husband ordered spicy, and his was plain and mine was too hot. We had to trade our meals. Hmmm, really?

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Additional Information about 1st Of Thai

Address: 2921 Lavendar Pkwy, 200, Faribault, MN 55021
Phone Number: 507-334-2273
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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