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Orchids Authentic Thai Food

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2180 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-6418
(530) 544-5541
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here more times than I can count...for dinner and lunch. It's an absolutely fabulous place! The service is great and the food is even better. My wife and I usually get the same two dishes although we have mixed it up a bit here and there. Our favorites are Penag Curry and the Thai Basil Noodles (Pad Kee... More 

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Thank TravelIsAsTravelDoes
Lagos, Nigeria
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were two families with children stayed for two nights in Tahoe. we had Thai food for two nights and didn't try anything else for dinner!! The food was amazing, it's very nice and cozy restaurant and must try if you love Thai food.

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Thank RSH611
Long Island, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was considerate and prompt. There is a lot of seating on the inside and they offer take-out as well! I ordered the veggie pad thai with tofu and there was SO much food. We ordered two entrees, rice, and an appetizer and it came out in the mid-$30s - definitely reasonable!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place serves delicious food. We went here around 12 pm for lunch and already there were just 2-3 tables empty which tells you a story, seems like a lot of locals prefer to eat here as well. We were there on a weekday so they had a lunch menu which includes a salad with Thai peanut sauce and a... More 

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Thank RohanLikes
Sacramento, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is ok, have been to many Thai places and other places seems to be much better off. Thai curries were ok, lacked the authentic touch. This place is on the Lake Tahoe Blvd, parking is really tight. Overall this is ok place

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Thank ArrowBhai
Tampa, Florida
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351 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We ordered take out over the phone (pad se-ew with chicken). Our order total was $15 after tax. The customer service over the phone and at the time of pick up was good. The food itself was also good. Unfortunately when we were ordering over the phone we had to guess what was on their menu (based on our past... More 

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Thank Mailoha
Goa, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

I never knew about this hidden gen in south lake tahoe until my friend took me there. The food and the service was amazing.

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Thank Vishu008
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Simply delicious food, I was in lake tahoe to celebrate my birthday. I ordered fresh rolls my favorites and rice noodles with shrimp and chicken..

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Ordered Pad ki mao, fried chicken, 2 bowls of panang curry, pad thai and for dessert....mango with sticky rice and ginger ice cream (which apparently is made locally-I seen it on the menu of another establishment). Food was good, what I expected from a thai restaurant. Portions were decent, we (2 A, 2 teens 13/14 Y) had enough leftovers for... More 

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Tombstone, Arizona, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Good food, good prices, Super friendly people! Pad ki Mao with chicken was a winner and the vegetable soup was good too... The staff was friendly and food was nice.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2180 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-6418
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: (530) 544-5541

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