We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Arunee Thai

$$$
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
78-23 37th Ave., Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6750
(718) 205-5559
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 25 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Upgraded Deco has lowered the Quality

In short, this place is good for a date if you want to be in a hip and vibrant restaurant and in a nice environment. The food is no longer authentic Thai and resembles the watered down mush that is served in Thai restaurants in Manhattan, but if your not into the real Thai flavor and want generic... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2014
Alex G
,
New York City, New York
Add Photo Write a Review

25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Tarrytown, NY
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The go to Thai in the hood. Each time I go to JH, I come here with my bestie. The service is good to excellent. Friendly, helpful, patient, and good with my odd allergy. The fried snapper on the bone is their best. The seasoning, spices always add to the dish. I will be back soon for sure.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Great Thai food! A Jackson Heights institution moved to 37th avenue. Friendly staff, great food. Try the Tom Yung Goong soup , just wonderful. Been there 30 times over 9 years. Was once voted years ago among the best Thai In NYC; NOW that might be a tall order with the welcome explosion of Thai restaurants in NYC.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

In short, this place is good for a date if you want to be in a hip and vibrant restaurant and in a nice environment. The food is no longer authentic Thai and resembles the watered down mush that is served in Thai restaurants in Manhattan, but if your not into the real Thai flavor and want generic plates than... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
big apple
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Seriously, this isn't good thai food, and the service borders on the offensive. Why not walk to 64th and 39th Avenue for SriPraPhai, the best thai in the big apple?

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good food sophisticated and delicate balance of taste about all fantastic! service & looking after you with a smile

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
347 reviews 347 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

generic cool/hip interior: exposed brick and blond wood. comfortable and spacious seating. outstanding service! thai dishes appeared authentic and well-executed, if not as spicy as in Thailand. between four of us, we had 11 different dishes, all of which were outstandingly good. this will be a keeper!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jackson Heights, New York
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Lovely Thai place, in the heart of JH on 37th Avenue. Cool (but not intimidating) decor, warm service, decent wine and an enormous menu with really tasty food. Try the chive dumplings; they're quite special and delicious. We've gone several times with family and friends, and have invited people for their first taste of Thai here. They walked in with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York, NY
Top Contributor
343 reviews 343 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We ate here with a local couple and their young son. The place is very nice, with a huge menu and great and prompt service. The food was great, especially the chive dumplings, which were everybody's favorite, fried rice with bbq and chinese sausage (yummmy), shrimp with onions and veg, seafood soup, salads, salmon and beef with noodles. Who knows... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant a few times already.I took my family and friends there.I ordered food for take out as well . Everything that was ordered by me , my family members or my friends was excellent and everyone was very satisfied . Service there is very nice and fast. Everyone on the staff is very polite. Decor... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Comparing to other restaurants in Jackson Heights, Queens this one is really refreshing. Interior is great, food is delicious. The only thing is the stuff, they don't seem to understand the order. Downside is that I couldn't remember what I order. I know that it was served in pineapple, which was great and it was tasty. My other companions were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Arunee Thai also viewed

Jackson Heights, Queens
Jackson Heights, Queens
 
Jackson Heights, Queens
Jackson Heights, Queens
 

Been to Arunee Thai? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 78-23 37th Ave., Jackson Heights, NY 11372-6750
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Jackson Heights
  • Phone Number: (718) 205-5559

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Arunee Thai staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?