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Blue Orchid

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129 N. 10th St, Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 742-7250
Today
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 86
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very spicy

Great food. ... very spicy for someone who love spicy food. Got the drunken noodle. Went with a large group and service was fine

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Tam L
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Jersey City, New Jersey
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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154 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Jersey City, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW

Great food. ... very spicy for someone who love spicy food. Got the drunken noodle. Went with a large group and service was fine

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Concordia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Too salty, oily drunken noodles. $1.50 for one shrimp in soup little outragious. Small portions about $2 overpriced. Not enough vegetables in Asian delight, boiled chicken, (lazy or lack of knowledge) bland. Lot of money for mostly white rice.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I first ate here when it opened and it initially did not wow me. The last couple of times it has been divine. I had the drunken noodles and Thai tea on this trip and it was epic. Seriously nose-running, buzzed on caffeine perfection. Service and price are excellent as well.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Having been here before, I knew what to expect and am pleased they are consistently good. Service is well done and not over the top and the food was very good and the vegetables were fresh. It was busy due to several events going on so I would recommend making reservations, if possible. Even then, they try their best to... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Love the food atmosphere and service. One of my favorite restUranus in Lincoln. Love the curry dishes.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Blue Orchid has great, unique Thia food. You can choose what type of meat or vegetable you want in each dish. They also have awesome desserts!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I have ate here countless times Times, the two constants are that the food is amazing but the service is below average. I would recommend but make sure your waiter and or waitress is aware that you like good service. Of the 66

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Great place to dine before a concert at the Lied or Kimball Hall. Park once, it is just a short walk from place to place. Lots of choices and lovely flavors.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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208 reviews 208 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

They had a very diverse Thai menu and also were very good about working with us on special menu requests. The service staff was very knowledgeable and prompt

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Lunch at the blue orchid is excellent! There lunch special with a small appitizer and lunch sized entree is perfect for a reasonable price. Great food quick service and great atmosphere!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 129 N. 10th St, Lincoln, NE 68508
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: (402) 742-7250

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 35
  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?