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Ar Roi

643 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94109-8215
(415) 771-5146
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Ranked #880 of 4,936 restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $20 - $20
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Wien
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We've chosen Ar Roi based on close proximity to union square (hotel) and tripadvisor recommendations. Restaurant has approx. 50 seats. Service was excellent and pro active. Starters will server 2-3 people. E.g. fresh spring role comes as 6 large pcs. Dishes are typical thai with chefs special recommendations available. Pricing is as expected for the area (entree 12 - 18USD,... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

One of several good options on Post Street. Good waiters, tasty thai and cheap. Warmly recommended. Crispy noodles, mango salad and curry dishes worth a try.

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Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

The food was excellent. The older waitress was very pleasant but the younger of them (in her 40's) looked kind of grumpy, didn't feel welcoming. The total judgment would be higher but to end a nice dinner the staff had put circles around both "Tip" and the suggested tip, it felt very rude, I haven't seen that during any of... More

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Oro Valley, Arizona
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92 reviews 92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had dinner here and ordered the Panang Curry. The sauce was strange and tasted like brown gravy more than Panang. Cute little place but would not go back. I've had much better Thai food.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Excellent Thai food in ambient surroundings with first class service, so good that we went back and again were extremely impressed. Give it a go you will not be disappointed.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Ar Roi proved to be a nice find. The food was almost too pretty to eat, and everything served seemed to be prepared with very fresh ingredients. I would have like things to be a bit spicier (given that it was Thai), but others were probably quite pleased with the milder versions. I did ask for my dishes to be... More

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Largo, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Reviews are always interesting. I checked Ar Roi before we went out with reviews of 1 - 4, but totally agree with the overall 4. Nice quite atmosphere, service was excellent, meal size more than adequate and price very reasonable especially in light of all the above. Went in around 6: pm and shown right to a table. Order was... More

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Sausalito, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This is a good Thai restaurant in close proximity to theaters and downtown. It has a nice clean feel and was a delightful dining experience. It was a good choice for a gathering of old friends. Everything we ordered was delicious and tasted fresh and flavorful. The pumpkin curry was especially good.

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Edmonton, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Had read other negative reviews but this restaurant was close to our hotel and we were craving Thai food. Place was clean and comfortable. Service was prompt and attentive. Food was very good and portions were more than adequate. We opted not to have any drinks other than tea and water and did not receive any negative feedback or attitude... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I waited for one hour to hear from the waitress that the starter I was waiting for was finished. My daugther (9 years old) had his meal after one hour and a half. She was already asleep. The personnel was absolutely unfriendly and the quality of the dishes poor. Never to return.

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