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Comida Thai

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Dr. Jose Felipe Flores # 85 | Entre Almolonga y Jesus Martínez Rojas., San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
+52 1 967 133 7448
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Thu - Mon 12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Although the subject may sound negative it is really a positive experience. However, you should know that this is not a place for fast food. The authentic thai food is cooked with love by a thai woman and the owners are friendly and kind. If you ask them about Thailand they take time to explain and make you feel like... More 

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Thank Fommo
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been many times to this restaurant. This place is amazing. Food and portions are excellent and the staff is super friendly. You shouldn't be in a rush, because it can take a while.

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Thank reizen2014
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is easily the most authentic Thai food in San Cristobal. Run by a delightful Thai lady, (who also does the cooking and changes the menu daily,) Comida Thai is just a 5 minute walk from the center. Friendly service and fair prices make this little restaurant a standout over any other Thai place in town. I tried the pad... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been living in Mexico for 3 months now, and while Mexican food is - obviously - fantastic, I sometimes find myself really craving good Asian food, especially Thai. I had high hopes for this restaurant on a holiday to San Cristobal from Campeche, and I wasn't disappointed. The food was really, really good - definitely as good as any... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title refers to the warning posted in the restaurant: here we serve very slow food and thank god for that! The food is prepared on the spot at the time of order and you see the young Thai chef/owner cook in her kitchen. It is simple yet cooked to perfection and served by nice smiling staff. They also have... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a popular restaurant and we are sure the food is good (it did smell great!) but just bear in mind the walk from the centre is around 15 / 20 minutes and closer to 30 if leaving from the plaza. The menu was limited (5-6 items) and the main dish was sold out and it was only 6pm.... More 

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viajerothai, Propietario at Comida Thai, responded to this review

I am a little bit confused by the opinion and the rating as you didn't dine here. You didn't get to taste the food. You didn't get to know us. You didn't get to know the reason behind our menu. You didn't get to know why the restaurant is different but yet so popular. I am sorry to hear that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

The food is so great, I loved the restaurant. The Pad Thai tastes like the ones in Thailand ☺️☺️ also the owners are really nice! I totally recommend to go there!

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Thank Katharina S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Turns out, because it's amazing. I went here on a very strong recommendation from some people I met earlier in the day. The one downside: they're really slow. They have a sign up that says "very very slow food". So don't go here when starving, but do go. Pad Thai is one of my favorite dishes and the one at... More 

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Thank Lina M
Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a funky little restaurant (meaning not fancy) in a residential neighborhood. The Thai owner does all the cooking. We have traveled all over the world, including Thailand and I can honestly say this is the best Phad Thai I have ever eaten, and my husband agreed. I figure Phad Thai is one dish I always like to order... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

I have been traveling around central and South America for more than 3 months and no doubt this is the best Thai food I have ever had on this trip. The tastes are just like the ones I had in Thailand. Strongly recommend Comida Thai to all Thai food lovers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $8
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dr. Jose Felipe Flores # 85 | Entre Almolonga y Jesus Martínez Rojas., San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 1 967 133 7448
Description
Authentic, home-made Thai food by Sutharee from Bangkok. No fusion. No Thai-Mex.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?