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Mai Thai

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2249 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169
803 939-4795
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Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 40
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Real Thai food!

I'm a lover of Thai food, and I must say that place was worth the drive on a rainy day! Authentic Thai food cooked by Thais! Mmmmm! Great service and decor, too! I will visit again!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Kia X
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Sembach
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Sembach
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

I'm a lover of Thai food, and I must say that place was worth the drive on a rainy day! Authentic Thai food cooked by Thais! Mmmmm! Great service and decor, too! I will visit again!

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Lexington, South Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Two absolutely wonderful dishes! The first one "Soft Shell Crab". From the menu "Crispy soft shell crab with house garlic & black pepper sauce on a bed of broccoli, carrot,zucchini, and potato." My two (grown) daughters both raved about this dish. I tried a sample and agree. The second one "Rainbow Duck". Again, from the menu "Boneless crispy duck and... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Fresh, flavorful, plentiful food, fixed as requested. Especially liked theThai Tea and the Mango and Sticky Rice Dessert Special - enough for two. We did not feel rushed and the servers were friendly and attentive.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

The food is good but the service is awful. It's a shame because the community has supported this business but their attitude is terrible.

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West Columbia, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We go there often for lunch. Love the duck salad. Have taken many co workers there and any time we go out for lunch this is the place we all want to go too.

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Columbia South Carolina
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48 reviews 48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Visited twice now and enjoyed it very much both times. Just one notch below Excellent only because the service, though good, is not overwhelmingly engaging. Doesn't really impact the experience but simply worth noting. The menu is varied...one of those where it's hard to decide on one item. Started with the Golden Angels, which are cream cheese Won Ton's that... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Being a vegetarian can be tricky in the south when you come to expect flavorful, delicious options when treating yourself to a dinner out. I'm a huge fan of Thai, Indian and Japanese hot pot when they are done right, and Mai Thai gets it right. My favorites off the menu are the Tofu Drunken Noodles (super tasty, perfect spice... More 

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Our friends have raved about this place to us for months as the best Thai food in town. We can see why they love this place so much; great atmosphere and delicious, reasonably priced food! Lots of flavor in the food, and everything tasted fresh. Additionally, the service is great. Very attentive servers who do a good job of refilling... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This place is a gem! Food is authentic and amazing! Staff very friendly and attentive! If you are looking for the BEST Thai restaurant around...this is IT!!

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Columbia, South Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Not my best dining experience...poor service, what appeared to be frozen food poorly reheated, over-priced, and highly over-rated.

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Additional Information about Mai Thai

Address: 2249 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169
Phone Number: 803 939-4795
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2249 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: 803 939-4795

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?