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Thai Smile

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100 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6604
+1 760-320-5503
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We eat here when we visit Palm Springs. Food is always super fresh and great. We are in the bar this trip and service was quick and friendly. Definitely worth a trip downtown for this very good Thai restaurant.

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New York, NY
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In downtown Palm Springs, Thai Smile provides Thai (and some Chinese) earnest cooking, with a nod to American palates by going easy on the hottest spices. It's an attractive and bustling restaurant, with efficient (but not "slap-dash") service. Wine servings are copious, with one glass of wine being equal to two normal fill glasses! The menu is extensive, like most... More 

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Thank CountyGent
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The place is really nice and inviting, and the staff are super friendly and attentive. Unfortunately, our food wasn't great. I'd go back and give it another try if we were in the area again--even if just for the friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Ms_always_Ms
Palm Springs, California
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe I've gotten spoiled with at least aunthentic-ish Thai food, but this place disappointed. I went at my aunt's suggestion and she is local so I had high hopes. But boy, pretty boring experience. My mom had a strange shrimp type dish with lots of acid and bib lettuce. I had a dish called Hot Basil (Hot Basil Sauteed with... More 

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Thank Kelli B
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good Thai restaurant, reasonable prices and fast service. Excellent food, great location and friendly service

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Thank 142mary54
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took forever to be seated. Pot stickers came out frozen in the middle, sent them back and the next batch came out frozen in the middle, so we sent those back as well. Entrees then took at least 30 minutes to come out and several were only luke warm. Asked twice for the sticky rice my son ordered, it never... More 

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Thank Eric H
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From appetizer to main dish all dishes were perfect, we ate family style and that means I tasted four fishes and all were excellent

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Thank Lewis C
HB, Ca
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always plan to have at least one meal here when we are in Palm Springs. Varied menu with everything prepared well.Great for family gatherings

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Thank mrmalph
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i really liked the tom yum hot pot, a classic, portions where very big, great curry. The appetizer thought were not so great, spring rolls taste old and dumplings so so. The service was excellent and very friendly, overall a good place, im just quite picky when it comes to asian restaurant in California, i'm always expecting the best.

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Thank Kevin R
Athens, Greece
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Thai food and this restaurant was at most average. Both the starter and the main dishes were lacking taste. The service was very good and the place nice.

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Thank Ioannis D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 760-320-5503

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