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Ruan Thai

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26 Towne Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 757-9479
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • 25
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
One of my favorite spots

The presentation is absolutely beautiful and the food is tasty! Start with some spring rolls for sure. I have been here for lunch and dinner and they never disappoint me. Great variety on the menu and friendly staff.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 26, 2015
Lilkt2003
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The presentation is absolutely beautiful and the food is tasty! Start with some spring rolls for sure. I have been here for lunch and dinner and they never disappoint me. Great variety on the menu and friendly staff.

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55 reviews 55 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We had eaten at there Resturant on Hilton Head, so we're intersted in trying this sister Resturant. The food and atmosphere was just a wonderful as the island resturant. We both had curry dishes that where excellent. My only negative comment is the $8 price for there lame house wine.

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Savannah
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122 reviews 122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We have had a Thai craving for a while now. While the food was pretty good, the selection is somewhat limited (OK, very limited). I guess we were spoiled by the Siam Hut. I could have really gone for some Thai Toast and Pad Si-Ew. Oh we, I guess I forgot we are in Bluffton, after all. My wife's Pad... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is a lovely Thai restaurant. The food is authentic and the atmosphere is lovely. The food is very fresh and is prepared and presented beautifully. You won't want to miss this restaurant.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Excellent Thai and great service. Red curry with fresh shrimp and tilapia with ginger were amazing. The restaurant is beautiful and clean. Great and fast service.

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Bluffton, South Carolina, USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Bluffton has great Mexican and American eateries, but not much ethnic food to talk about - you need to go to Savannah to get Indian food - and I am still looking for a good Italian place and a good Chinese place. But Ruan Thai is a very good Thai place - including the one on the island. They have... More 

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Bluffton, SC
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69 reviews 69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I honestly do not understand why this place is not packed every night of the week! They serve excellent food CONSISTANTLY! A rarety indeed! Dinners can be a little pricey so if you're watching your pennies, go for lunch...you get the same portions, in some cases, with specials, you get even more than the dinner portion.

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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223 reviews 223 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We didn't see many or any other Thai restaurants in the Hilton Head area and had a craving one day while on vacation last week. Ruan offered traditional Thai food. The coconut shake was incredibly refreshing on a balmy afternoon. The sticky rice with mangoes was very good as well. We plan to go back next time we visit Hilton... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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67 reviews 67 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Went here for lunch-- you can't beat the price. Food was good but prefer the preparation at their Hilton Head Island restaurant better. It is a lovely restaurant inside with prompt friendly service.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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69 reviews 69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Had not been here for sometime. Forgot how good the food is....very nice menu! Service was friendly and prompt. Will be back😄

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Towne Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Bluffton
  • Phone Number: (843) 757-9479

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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