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1235 McVey Ave, Lake Oswego, OR 97034
(503) 635-0813
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Thai Restaurant in LO

Portland is a goodie paradise, Lake Oswego/West Linn... not so much. I was delighted to discover that Curry in a Hurry was something more than I expected from a suburban restaurant. The Pad Thai with grilled chicken and peanut sauce is fabulous. I love the pumpkin curry. The food is well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Portland is a goodie paradise, Lake Oswego/West Linn... not so much. I was delighted to discover that Curry in a Hurry was something more than I expected from a suburban restaurant. The Pad Thai with grilled chicken and peanut sauce is fabulous. I love the pumpkin curry. The food is well prepared, the restaurant is clean and the service is... More 

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Portland, OR
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We love this place. Super friendly and the food is great. I can call in an order and pick it up on the way home. We love the Pad Thai and Pad See Ew. Also the Musman curry is delicious.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We have been eating here for quite some time, mostly for take-out and this time I am displeased that we were charged a tip. We generally line out the tip option and write in orig total. I was surprised that this is the first time they charge us a tip of $2.00 with tip sec being crossed out. Also, we... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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284 reviews 284 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
600 helpful votes 600 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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109 reviews 109 reviews
35 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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284 reviews 284 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
600 helpful votes 600 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
20 helpful votes 20 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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284 reviews 284 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
600 helpful votes 600 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 reviews 6 reviews
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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49 reviews 49 reviews
40 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Thai

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