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“Great food, great value” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bangkok 54

Bangkok 54
2919 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA 22204
703-521-4070
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Ranked #12 of 680 Restaurants in Arlington
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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72 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 34 cities Reviews in 34 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Great food, great value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 via mobile

The Thai food gives you the option to be as authentic and spicy as you can handle. The seafood is very well done, the hot woks are fresh and pack a punch and the appetizers are generous. Go at happy hour and it is super cheap. My favorite is e spicy eggplant. Take out or eat in, this one will not disappoint.

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  • English first
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English first
Arlington, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Delicious food at an excellent price!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012 via mobile

This place is really a great find for any Thai food lovers out there! The food is delicious and the servers are very helpful if you need any advice, but you shouldn't need it because everything is excellent. What makes it even better, the prices are really reasonable allowing for a tasty meal at a great price. DEFINITELY RECOMMEND!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Arlington, VA, USA
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164 reviews 164 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 41 cities Reviews in 41 cities
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
“Very, very, very tasty”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Where to start.... spicy tofu - amazing. Duck - amazing. Spring rolls, fried rice - great. The service is always friendly and the dining area is nicely decorated. This is certainly one of the best values you can find - on a scale from 1 to 10, you get food that is an 8 and you pay the same amount for food that is half that quality elsewhere. I've never had drinks here, but am told they are pretty great.

  • Visited November 2011
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Arlington, Virginia
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
“My favorite Thai for takeout”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

I enjoy takeout or delivery from this restaurant almost too much! (I've only dined-in twice, but have had takeout or delivery dozens of times.) I like every dish I've had there; tasty, moderately-spiced (you can go hotter) typical Thai-menu dishes at good prices. (There are other, smaller Thai restaurants in the area that probably offer more "authentic" - less common - dishes as well.) The restaurant is handsomely decorated for dine-in. Parking can be a challenge, as there are many popular spots along this stretch of Columbia Pike. For locals in their delivery area, I've found the delivery times always faster than the quoted 45 minutes, and I've not had a mistake in a delivery yet. (Something I can't say about, for instance, the national pizza chain delivery in my area.)

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Arlington, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“yum yum yum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

my husband is a thai food freak. thus i have had a lot of thai food in my day. this is definitaly the best you can get. nice atmosphere, good service, fab food.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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