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main, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
519 622 0888
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Today
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Brantford
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was my husband and my first time there and we were not disappointed. The waitress was very friendly, the restaurant was nice and the food was amazing. The price was very reasonable. We look forward to returning in the near future.

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Thank KateLoker
Cambridge, Canada
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

This family run well established restaurant in the quaint downtown Galt area of Cambridge has been a mainstay for our family for a number of years now. They make great food, always hot and they never fail to get our order correct. For both dine in and take out I highly recommend you give them a try.

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Thank Chris K
Cambridge, Canada
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Went back again to have the best roast duck in town. The vegetables are always fresh, the wine selection is small but reasonably priced, and the decor has been upgraded. The place is always packed, a good sign, so make a reservation. The price for two of us, 2 soups and 2 entree's plus a bottle of wine was under... More 

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Thank Doug W
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Good food and service. Got the Pad Thai & it was average for me, could use a bit more flavour. There was only 1 other table being used, we were there for lunch.

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Thank Kirstin V
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Food was simply delicious. One of the best fish sauced ever! Visiting the area for awhile and I'm certain we are returning before leaving the area.

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Thank Arthur R
Waterloo, Canada
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136 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Based on the reviews, maybe my expectations were too high. I had the yellow curry chicken with mixed vegetables. The food was served promptly and the service was good. The venue is clean and bright and no problems finding parking. However, I can think of at least a half a dozen places doing better Thai food so I'm not sure... More 

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Thank JeffGingerich
Tecumseh, Canada
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Found this place on Trip Advisor while visiting the Cambridge area with some friends and so glad we decided to try it. I consider myself an Asian foods connoisseur having travelled extensively in Asia and lived in countries with large Asian populations and cultures. Red Basil served up one of the most authentic and deliciousness blends of Thai and Vietnamese... More 

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Thank canaussie95
Cambridge, ON
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This place is the best and most reasonably priced place for Asian food. Love their pad tie! Alsways quick and friendly service.

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Thank Gwen S
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Thai & Vietnamese is by far my favourite cuisine. We don't have that many establishments in Cambridge but I have never been disappointed. Other than the fact it is too busy and you can't get a table. I would think that is a great sign of how great the food is. I always order something different and it is always... More 

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Thank SnowGirl68
Kitchener, Canada
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

My mom and I went for lunch. All of the food we ordered was fantastic. Terrific flavours! Also a very reasonable price for the amazing food. Definitely a gem in downtown Cambridge.

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Thank srakoczy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: main, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 519 622 0888

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