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Spice & Rice Thai Kitchen

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7734 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4446
+1 858-456-0466
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (24 reviews)
“panang curry” (11 reviews)
“spiced rice” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7734 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4446
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good sized restaurant with outside and inside seating. Service was very friendly and efficient. Lots of choices on the menu. The food came quickly, even on a Saturday evening. We enjoyed all of the food. Larb, and crispy tofu appetizers, spicy pork rice, and basil...More

Thank Bruno S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the BEST Thai food I've ever had!! My mom and I came in late around 9:00 to eat and the staff was incredibly friendly and attentive. We ordered the spring rolls for an appetizer which were delicious. I got the red curry in...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Renting a Casita for a few nights and this restaurant was one recommended by the owners of the Casita. Had the Golden Moon and Coconut shrimp to start, the shrimp was exceptional. They were followed by Duck Pad Thai and Panang Curry Duck. Both were...More

Thank SugarloafView
Reviewed March 12, 2018

By far one of my favorite restaurant to go to when I stop in for business in San Diego. The staff allows me to speak my broken Thai and the food makes my mouth water on the plane ride. Great Job every time.

Thank kattyc713
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Almost the best Thai food around, which is pretty darn good. The patio dining is great and the service is always good. A very comfortable place to eat.

Thank drsoila
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

A couple of years ago we went to this restaurant and had fried tofu as a starter. That appetizer was outstanding and we have never been able to duplicate this at any other Thai restaurant. So we decided to take the whole family to Spice...More

Thank Rohrshack
Reviewed February 19, 2018

This is a very good little restaurant tucked away on Girard. If you didn't know it was there you might just walk by it!

Thank Papafish92037
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We went for a family dinner with a party of 6. We had called to make a reservation, but apparently it was never put into the system and we had to wait about 20minutes. Not too big of a deal, but we were pretty hungry....More

Thank KippyA
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We ordered Pad Thai and a Yellow Curry dish. Both lacked spice and were quite bland. I probably wouldn't go back again. Have had better food elsewhere. Service was excellent.

Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy lunch and dinner at Spice and Rice. We had a late lunch today so selected entrees that would serve as an early dinner as well. I chose the green salmon which is an amazing dish of salmon in green curry sauce over...More

Thank 2beans2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7734 Girard Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4446
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-456-0466
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