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524 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
250 352 2185
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Sandpoint, Idaho
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the perfect place to have a delicious dinner of expertly prepared Thai food. The waitress was attentive and helpful. The atmosphere was peaceful and comfortable. I highly recommend this place if you love authentic Thai food.

Thank MarlynJ
British Columbia, Canada
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Consistently good Thai food. Try the green curry chicken and seafood stir-fry. Reasonable prices. Excellent value. We've been eating at Busaba for years! Best of luck to old and new owners!

Thank i-remember-bc
Darlington, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We visited during July whilst staying over in Nelson. Staff very friendly and helpful. Food was delicious, plentiful and hot and reasonable too. We all left with a good feeling having enjoyed starters of very large crispy spring rolls with a tasty dipping sauce, Red Thai curry, Green Thai curry and a stir fry. We ordered a small portion of... More 

Thank missorganisor
Nakusp, Canada
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

Very cute restaurant, awesome service but the the Thai food is spectacular. Can't wait to go to Nelson and have more.

Thank Lorraine G
Calgary, Canada
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134 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Very nice and friendly restaurant. My husband had the cashew chicken dish and I had the pad Thai. My husband dish was very delicious, but my dish ok. I had to ask for some sauce to add flavour.

Thank Nancy C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Found this little gem a few months ago and every time we come to nelson we go to Busaba. The service is fast and they are always kind and helpful with the menu. Everthing we have gotten to eat was delicious and you can customize it to your taste (I like spicy) . If you are looking for an affordable... More 

Thank hot-dog-harry
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Excellent dishes... Vegetarian and gluten free options available... The dishes were flavourful and delicious. Make sure to order extra peanut sauce to drizzle over your Pad Thai and be prepared for a Red Curry that will tangle with your taste buds.

Thank Aétiene P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious! Really grate for DF/MF/ GF! It is one of the few places I religiously eat at in town. The lunch special is a large portion for a very affordable price. Their kitchen should be open to 9 though.

Thank SandyPants250
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Very nice and delicious food specially hot spices I love it in town only one thia restaurant my family love

Thank Rajeshkiran M
Penticton, Canada
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100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

We had the plan... Get some for lunch and take out for dinner back to our Vacation rental. We arrived in time, ordered and I was so excited to have some great Thai cuisine. If you have ever cheered for the Vancouver Canucks in the play-offs you will know the taste of defeat, and that is what I felt. Not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 524 Victoria St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4K8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: 250 352 2185

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