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3131 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-4419
+1 703-243-8388
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Boston, Massachusetts
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191 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

We have been here several times for dinner and in the search for good Asian food, this place is a good bet. While I've never seen it crowded, every dish we've had has been consistently good. It may not serve to give you the most authentic Asian food available, but it's always tasty and reasonably priced. We will go again!

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St Augustine FL
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299 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Great location near the metro. Outside seating was nice on a pleasant evening. We shared fried tofu Pad Thai and honey ginger duck. The tofu and noodles were ok. But the duck was terrific. Crispy with light covering of sauce. Beer was served in an icy cold glass. Good service.

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Manassas, Virginia
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205 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2015

The food is good and the location is great, right across from the Clarendon Metro Station, has sidewalk tables. The food is tasty and presented nicely -

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uk
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2015

As an English visitor to Arlington we were trying various places. Of the Thai restaurants in the down-town area we picked the Rien Tong as previous reviewers had been positive about the food. We were greeted at the door and shown to a table. The décor was old and fairly drab and the rectangular tables were in two lines but... More 

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Colorado Springs, CO
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227 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2014

This restaurant is directly across the street from the Clarendon Metro Stop. There are literally dozens of dining options within a few blocks. I stopped in for a quick lunch. Service was fast and relatively attentive. I had the panang curry. It was what I would expect from this typical dish. I have had better, but I have had much... More 

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Thank COCowboy
Arlington, Virginia
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2013

I only tried the Thai food here (not the other Asian choices such as sushi that are available). The egg drop soup was OK, not great (crispy noodles became mushy faster than normal). Vegetarian Pad Thai was downright skimpy on the vegetables and only so-so in terms of flavoring. Pork in Plum Sauce was equally bland (and I normally love... More 

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Carmel, Indiana
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2013

We tried this restaurant because of Groupon. We were going to be in DC for a couple of nights and decided to try a Groupon deal. We took a cab to this restaurant and it cost us $17 one way. Not too happy about that. The meals we had were delicious. We tried sesame chicken, pad thai, and moo shu... More 

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Thank pinkachoo10
Fairfax, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2013

Worst customer service ever! I had a groupon voucher for this place and went there for an early dinner. They need to train the staff on how to use/redeem the group on voucher. One of the staff member was yelling at me and making a huge fuss because I marked my voucher redeemed after the waitress wrote down, what I... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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135 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2012

We've been here twice and really enjoyed the food--got mostly Thai-style food (entrees, appetizers, soups, dessert). The wine selection is good, and their specials offer good choices (and delicious food), along with the regular menu items. And the decor is nice--the first time we ate outside (early Fall), then the last time, inside. The bar area itself is nicely designed.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3131 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-8388

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