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5830 McArdle Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
3619930777
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Food

I had a favorite Thai restaurant in the last place that I lived. Since I have found that no two Thai restaurants are ever the same, it became a challenge to find one in Corpus Christi that was similar to my old favorite. After trying several other places in town, I finally discovered Thai Cottage... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
Brooklet425
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Corpus Christi, Texas
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I had a favorite Thai restaurant in the last place that I lived. Since I have found that no two Thai restaurants are ever the same, it became a challenge to find one in Corpus Christi that was similar to my old favorite. After trying several other places in town, I finally discovered Thai Cottage. I am a huge fan... More 

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College Station, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

I've been to Thailand several time so let me say you can't do better than actually visiting, however this place is pretty good. They obviously use fresh produce and they have great lunch prices. We will be coming back!

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Corpus Christi, Tx
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81 reviews 81 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Since moving to CC a year ago we have frequented Thai Cottage sometimes as often as 3 times a week. We have taken friends and family and introduced them to new dishes and the quaint atmosphere. Recently we ordered food to go for a small event. We lost the receipt and needed to get a copy for our accounting purposes.... More 

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Rockport, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 via mobile

We look forward to eating there. My wife likes the cashew chicken. I like to try various dishes. It's an out of the way place that draws in local people. I stick to stir fried dishes without breading for lower calories and they have many of those. Always tasty and reasonably priced.

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arizona
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Very quaint restaurant. Good service however the food was not the best Thai I have had. I had the coconut soup (Tom Ka). Not much coconut, nor other flavor other than salty which I assume came from the fish sauce. Also had the curry pockets which tasted old; the pastry was tough and they had very little filling. The Pad... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Good food. We had red curry and pad thai shrimp and soup. Was much better than we expected. Dishes look like in fancy restaurant. Very nice atmosphere, good service, clean restroom! Will come back for sure:)

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Seattle, Washington
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91 reviews 91 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

First, my Garmin GPS and Smart phone maps all took me to the wrong location so look around, the restaurant is tucked back on the Airline Rd side of the corner even though the address is on McArdle I enjoyed my meal very much and would definitely return, they have a nice outdoor seating area for when the weather isn't... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Recently redecorated. Noisy, VERY crowded and small. Wheelchair accessible barely. Had to disturb other diners to get through aisle. Food becomes more americanized every time we go, but still excellent and the service is outstanding. Priced so that a family can easily afford.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The atmosphere was very nice, very clean restaurant and the servers were friendly. Our food on the other hand was very bland. I had the Tom Yum soup and chef shrimp fried rice. The rice lacked any flavor which was disappointing. It was more Asian-American than authentic Thai food.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

1st time i went was ok had the special duck curry 2nd time i went was awful no flavor! Thai spice downtown much more authentic if you're looking for flavor avoid this bland cuisine...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5830 McArdle Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78412
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: 3619930777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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