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Northern Thai

$$ - $$$
City Commercial Core
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95 Queen St S, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1W1, Canada
+1 519-745-4451
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

We love this small family run restaurants. We live in Kitchener more than 20 years and Northern Thai was here back than. Quality stays. My wife favorite is green curry chicken. I change mine choice every time, never to be disappointed. Papaya salad is always a must for us before main course. Decent selection of not overpriced vines as well... More 

Thank VedranHas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Look nowhere else, this is the Thai place to go when in KW! You wouldn't think so when looking outside but the food will speak for itself. Everything on the menu is spectacular! It's so good we don't even attempt to go anywhere else for fear of disappointment! A++

Thank Lizza O
Winnipeg, Canada
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

In town for a short visit on work, I walked over to Northern Thai. I narrowed down my choices to curry, pad thai, and the four flame fish, and asked for the server's recommendations. I decided on the fish and pad thai and was not disappointed! I wish I could bring home the sauce used on the fish! It was... More 

Thank PegCityKim
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Every time we go amazing food!! Family owned and operated and it doesn't matter the day or the cook, same amazing service and same amount of food. Prices are very reasonable and for a family of 4 it's under $50 for us! Place is small and kind of hidden but once u try it, none of that matters! Do yourself... More 

Thank Brittany C
Waterloo, Canada
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

A recent visit to Northern Thai exceeded my expectations. We were warmly greeted at the door and shown to our seats. The restaurant was very clean and had a pleasant decor. We ordered the crispy tofu as an appetizer and really enjoyed them. We then split a Pad Thai which was quite large and very yummy. Prices are very reasonable... More 

Thank Gogojanet
Kitchener, Canada
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I have ordered from here for delivery or pick up multiple times and never disappointed. I have always either gotten Pad Thai or Drunken Noodle, both have been fantastic. The servings are large size and worth the price. Either enough if I'm really hungry or enough for leftovers the next day. Only downside is that there have been two times... More 

Thank Jon K
Kitchener, Canada
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284 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a comprehensive Thai menu reflecting the full spectrum of Thai dining. Both my host and I chose Pad Thai, a Thai noodle based dish, which here also included chicken, shrimp, tofu and peanuts with a heavy hit of tamarind. The dish was beautifully served with a wedge of fresh lime. The portion was quite large. Our server... More 

Thank CdnGoldy
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236 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016

I love the food at Northern Thai. It's delicious. I'm vegan, and they're happy to modify any of the dishes to suit your needs, which is great. The staff are all very friendly. I have to say, it's not the most attractive looking building from the outside. The first time I went to Northern Thai, I was with a friend... More 

Thank Lauren_skye
Kitchener, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

I went here two days in a row, once with my father and the other time with my boyfriend. Both times myself and my guest ordered the Pad Thai - it was fantastic! They give you plenty of chicken and tofu throughout the dish, but only 2-3 pieces of shrimp. When I went the second time, I got them to... More 

Thank Krissy B
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016

I used to really enjoy Northern Thai, but the last 3 times I've been there I've been very disappointed. The server is new, and perhaps the chef as well. A couple of times my food was either WAY TOO spicy, or bland. I was there yesterday for lunch, and again was disappointed with the food, so I will probably not... More 

Thank Lisa_Thomas46

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Queen St S, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1W1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener>  > City Commercial Core
  • Neighborhood: City Commercial Core
  • Phone Number: +1 519-745-4451

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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?