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971 Pale San Vitores Rd, Tumon, Guam 96913, Mariana Islands
+1 671-649-2437
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Ranked #7 of 101 Restaurants in Tumon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Welcome to Ban Thai, Home of Smiles! Enjoy some delicious Thai cuisine with a warm and homey ambiance. Our affordable lunch buffet is a steal and we have all of your favorites! For dinner, our menu has even more specialty dishes for you to try! We accept reservations for dinner (sorry, not for lunch) so feel free to call us! We look forward to serving you soon! Chai-yo!
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Enjoyed the lunchtime buffet here. Had to wait a few minutes as the place was full. There is lots of choice; help yourself. I began with the soup which was good but VERY hot so beware! Whilst my wife and I had a beer our friend chose the iced tea which proved to be very sweet. However overall the food... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We loved Ban Thai. The food was fresh, pretty tasty and the portions were generous. Good wine selection and good prices, indoor and outdoor seating and a very friendly staff. We lingered for a few hours and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Top choices were the papaya salad, red curry, fresh spring rolls - beef salad was a bit disappointing but still... More 

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Sapporo
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We ate their after 8 pm and we were lucky to get a table. If you like spicy food, do not order medium, but rather hot. We ordered medium hotness and it was too mild. It is a very relaxed atmosphere. We ate inside with the air conditioning, but the table outside were more popular.

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Missouri City, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

i visited this restaurant last July and I can say it is good. The waitstaff are so friendly and the food was good.

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Barrigada, Mariana Islands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

One of my favorite Thai restaurants. It's a buffet, it's delicious and affordable! I just wish it was a little closer to my office.

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Sanda, Japan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We ordered takeout food from here and were very happy with everything we ordered. The Pinang chicken curry was amazing! We also loved the Thai omelette, pad thai, green curry, fried rice. Although we were taking out, the service was very good. The staff offered a seat and some snacks while we waited and supplied us with extra disposable plates... More 

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USA
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Recommended as the most popular Thai in Tumon, the food was mediocre. The retro atmosphere was pleasant, but the air conditioning blew directly on ours and most of the tables, reducing the comfort of sitting through a meal there.

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Palm Springs
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Sitting in my office chair longing to be in Guam. Why? My favorite Thai food anywhere. Ban Thai is amazing. Penang Cicken Curry. Mango fried rice, stuffed chicken wings. But alas I'm 7,000 miles away. If you are in Guam you will be doing your tongue and tummy a favor by eating at this restaurant.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This was my family's favorite Thai restaurant on Guam. There are admittedly many choices and favorites vary by personal taste, but this is a good restaurant in a great location on Guam. I've eaten Thai in California, Washington DC and other places in America between the two and Ban Thai matches my Thai experiences over the years. Tourists and locals... More 

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Guam, Mariana Islands
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Each time I've eaten here was around lunch time. The buffet has a good variety to choose from and is a favorite with the kids. You may want to go early before the lunch rush because it gets very crowded and the wait line for a table can easily extend out the front door.

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Additional Information about Ban Thai

Address: 971 Pale San Vitores Rd, Tumon, Guam 96913, Mariana Islands
Phone Number: +1 671-649-2437
Location: South Pacific  >  Mariana Islands  >  Guam  >  Tumon
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Thai

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