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26 Towne Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 757-9479
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Ranked #26 of 157 Restaurants in Bluffton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Savannah
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109 reviews 109 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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
2 helpful votes 2 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
31 helpful votes 31 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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207 reviews 207 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 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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53 reviews 53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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62 reviews 62 reviews
51 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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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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46 reviews 46 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

If you are looking for a great Thai Restaurant and love great Thai Food. You will love Ruan Thai. I have gone to this restaurant many times and it is consistently great. Awesome Food, Very Clean and Outstanding Customer Service. They also offer takeout which is on the same par as eating here. You certainly won't be disappointed. I am... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Ruan Thai Bluffton is not usually very busy, the staff is nice and the food is very good. Chicken satay with peanut sauce is one of my favorites but it's the Spicy Cashew nut chicken that keeps me coming back.

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Additional Information about Ruan Thai

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

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