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1235 McVey Ave, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
(503) 635-0813
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Ranked #29 of 129 Restaurants in Lake Oswego
Cuisines: Indian, Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Portland, Oregon
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279 reviews 279 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
591 helpful votes 591 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

TOM KAH. This soup is a must have when ever I visit. It's a hot and sour soup in coconut milk with cabbages, zucchini, mushrooms and carrots, topped with cilantro. Shrimp is my favorite add-in and they don't skip on the number of shrimp they put in the soup. Chicken or tofu is also a nice selection. Pad Thai is... More 

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Salem, Oregon
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108 reviews 108 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Initially I was seeking an Indian restaurant because I love Indian food . . . when searching online, this restaurant was shown as an Indian restaurant, but after arriving, I discovered that it is primarily Thai food and run by Thai people. There were a couple of Indian meals on the menu, but I decided to go ahead and order... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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279 reviews 279 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
591 helpful votes 591 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Whenever I'm in town, I try and get to Curry in a Hurry for lunch or dinner. Their food is authentic and reasonably priced. My must have is Tom Kah Soup with Shrimp. This is a hot & sour soup in coconut milk with cabbages, zucchini, mushrooms and corrots, topped with cilantro. You can order plain or add tofu, chicken,... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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71 reviews 71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Curry in a Hurry is one of my favorite Thai restaurants. The place is very comfortable, service if fast and friendly, food is absolutely delicious! They have many vegetarian options as well. We love their hot soups, they have a great vegetarian option that serves a family of four. We've had their fried tofu, spring rolls, stir fry noodles, green... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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279 reviews 279 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
591 helpful votes 591 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

This hole-in-the-wall place is warm and inviting once inside. The owners take great care to use fresh ingredients and the portions are generous. This last visit I started off with their tom kah soup with shrimp. The complex flavors in this coconut based soup is excellent and with a bit of added rice, it's a meal in itself. Next came... More 

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Sindelfingen, Germany
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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

My nephew introduced this place. Admittedly, I was kind of skeptical based on the name of the restaurant. BUT...what a lovely surprise! The menu was broad, and the food was outstanding. I have to say that it is the best Thai food I've had in years. I will definitely go back!

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Portland, Oregon
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34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Tried this place on a Wednesday evening, it was late and we were the only guests. I asked about the spiciness scale (1-5 stars, etc.) since I eat Thai quite a bit, and after a bit of confusion was told "Hot, Medium, Mild" So, I ordered medium-hot, expecting my Thai beef salad to be fairly spicy. They also pointed at... More 

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73 reviews 73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

One needs to overlook the "curry" in this little restaurant's name to see the breadth of tasty treats. I have to agree with others that the Yellow Curry is excellent is a smooth and fragrant treat as is the Pad Thai. But there are so many other items on this menu that patience and perseverance must be expected to get... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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89 reviews 89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

We are somewhat new to the area and discovered this place nearby. We have literally eaten here about six times in just a week and a half, we can't stay away. Everything that we have gotten there has been beyond amazing. Their muscles in coconut milk, butter chicken curry, chicken basil pad thai, red curry, tom yum, and everything else... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Every dish was wonderful but the deep fried calamari -- Never had calamari so overcooked and chewy. Very inexpensive wines. Delicious Pad Se Ew and we tried a special that was very good.

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Address: 1235 McVey Ave, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Phone Number: (503) 635-0813
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Clackamas County  >  Lake Oswego
Cuisine: Indian, Thai

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