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Bangkok Thai Express

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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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Menu

Join us in our restaurant to enjoy our new Lunch Specials. Easier on your waistline & your wallet!
LUNCH SPECIALS​
Or you may order your choice of entrees from our extensive a la carte lunch menu.
6.95
Veggie roll & sauce +1.50
Grilled Chicken Salad
With​ a cucumber mango salsa.
6.95
Veggie roll & sauce +1.50
Large Chicken Satay
With rice, salad & peanut sauce.
6.95
Veggie roll & sauce +1.50
Curry Chicken
With rice & salad.
6.95
Veggie roll & sauce +1.50
Garlic Veggies
With brown rice & salad.
6.95
Veggie roll & sauce +1.50
Vegetarian Pad Thai
With salad.
APPETIZERS​
7.95
Golden Bags (6 pcs)
Crispy golden packets filled w/ minced prawns & ground pork, served w/ sweet & sour cucumber sauce.
7.95
Angel Wings
Tender chicken wings freshly stuffed w/ seasoned ground pork, crystal noodles, mushrooms, & garlic, served w/ sweet & sour cucumber sauce.
6.95
Sweetheart Wings (6 pcs)
Crispy chicken wings served w/ a sweet chili & lime-juice sauce.
6.95
Chicken Satay (5 pcs)
Marinated chicken breast grilled & served w/ a rich thick curry peanut sauce.
6.50
Tod Maan (5 pcs)
Fried fish cakes, served w/ sweet & sour cucumber sauce.
5.95
Crispy Thai Express Veggie Rolls (3 pcs)
Crispy vegetarian egg rolls w/ a sweet sauce.
5.95
Fried Tofu w/ Peanut Sauce
Tofu gently fried to a crispy golden brown on the outside, yet tender on the inside, served w/ a peanut dipping sauce.
SALADS​
6.95
Som Tum (Green Papaya Salad)
Shredded fresh green papaya w/ tomatoes, seasoned w/ lemon juice & a spicy Thai dressing, topped w/ cashew nuts.
Bangkok Thai express special
7.95
Grilled Prawns Salad
Succulent grilled prawns served atop fresh lettuce & garnished w/ lemongrass, lime leaves, & mint leaves, served w/ a spicy Thai chili dressing.
6.95
Yum Chicken Salad
7.95
Yum Water Falls
Grilled beef
7.95
Yum Calamari
8.95
Yum Seafood w/ Noodles
Spicy! Please tell us how hot you want it
SOUPS​
Our soups are served simmering at your table in a Thai hot pot (in-restaurant service only). Each order serves 2-3 people. Single servings available for 5.00 each (except the Seafood Soup).
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Single servings +5.00
Tom Kha
A rich coconut milk broth w/ a touch of lime & galanga, includes baby corn, mushrooms, basil, & lemon grass.
8.95
Single servings +5.00
Tom Kha Veggies w/ Tofu
A rich coconut milk broth w/ a touch of lime & galanga, includes fresh assorted vegetables & tofu.
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Single servings +5.00
Tom Yum
A lemon grass-flavored hot & sour broth, includes baby corn, mushrooms, & basil.
8.95
Single servings +5.00
Tom Yum Veggies w/ Tofu
A lemon grass-flavored hot & sour broth, includes fresh assorted vegetables & tofu.
10.95
Hot 'n Spicy Seafood Soup
CURRIES​
Served w/ rice
10.95
Red Curry Pineapple w/ Chicken
Prawns & chicken, sauteed w/ fresh pineapple, mushrooms, baby corn, & basil in a rich & delicious red curry coconut milk sauce.
8.95
Red Curry Pineapple w/ Veggies
Sauteed fresh pineapple, mushrooms, baby corn, assorted vegetables, & basil in a rich & delicious red curry coconut milk sauce.
10.95
Eggplant Prawns & Chicken
Roasted​ eggplant marinated w/ garlic & Thai basil, sauteed w/ prawns & chicken served in a red curry coconut milk sauce.
8.95
Roasted Eggplant Veggies w/ Tofu
Sauteed roasted eggplant, fresh assorted vegetables, & Thai basil in a rich, thick red curry coconut milk sauce.
Chicken 8.95
Pork 8.95
Red Curry Thai Squash
Sauteed​ w/ Thai squash & basil served in a rich coconut milk curry sauce.
8.95
Matsamaan Curry Beef
Tender beef, potatoes, & carrots served in a medium spicy matsamaan curry w/ coconut milk, topped w/ roasted cashew nuts.
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Yellow Curry
Sweet potatoes, carrots, fresh vegetables, & basil in a mild yellow curry coconut milk sauce.
7.95
Yellow Curry Veggies
Assorted seasonal vegetables & tofu sauteed w/ Thai basil in a mild yellow curry coconut milk sauce.
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Seafood 11.95
Red Curry
Bamboo shoots & Thai basil in medium-spicy red curry coconut milk sauce.
WOK-FRIED​
Served w/ rice
Chicken 8.95
Beef 8.95
Pork 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Pad Prik King
Sauteed w/ crisp green beans & red bell peppers in a spicy Prik King sauce.
8.95
Kra Pow Gai
Minced chicken sauteed w/ fresh garlic & fresh Thai basil leaves. Served w/ fried egg over rice.
11.95
Spicy Sizzling Seafood
Fresh seafood sauteed w/ mushrooms, baby corn, & basil in a spicy red curry paste.
11.95
Sizzling Cashews Go Nuts
Prawns & chicken sauteed w/ mushrooms, baby corn, & basil. Topped w/ roasted cashew nuts w/ a mild-spicy chili paste sauce.
Chicken 8.95
Beef 8.95
Sweet Onion Chicken or Beef
7.95
Garlic Veggies w/ Tofu
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Ginger Chicken or Prawns
7.95
Ginger Veggies w/ Tofu
Basil Stir-Fry
Assorted vegetables & Thai basil in a tasty, one-of-a-kind mild garlic basil sauce.
NOODLES​
9.95
Spinach Noodle Prawns
Fresh spinach noodles sautéed w/ prawns, bean sprouts, & basil in a medium spicy green curry sauce. Sprinkled w/ roasted garlic & crushed peanuts.
8.95
Spinach Noodle Veggies
Fresh spinach noodles sautéed w/ fresh vegetables, bean sprouts, & basil in a medium spicy green curry sauce. Sprinkled w/ roasted garlic & crushed peanuts.
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Pad Thai
Small rice noodles stir-fried w/ egg, tofu, bean sprouts, & your choice of chicken or prawns, in our most popular red spicy sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts.
7.95
Pad Thai Veggies
Small rice noodles stir-fried w/ tofu, fresh vegetables, & pickled radish in our most popular red spicy sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts.
Chicken 8.95
Beef 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Combo 10.95
Railroad Track Noodles w/ Chicken, Beef, Prawns, or Combo
Wide​ rice noodles stir-fried w/ egg, broccoli, Thai basil, & your choice of chicken, beef, prawns, or a combination (chicken, prawns, & calamari), all in a special garlic & Thai herb sauce.
7.95
Railroad Track Noodles w/ Veggies & Tofu
Wide rice noodles stri-fried w/ assorted vegetables, tofu, & Thai basil in a special garlic & Thai herb sauce.
Chicken 8.95
Prawns 9.95
Tricycle Chicken or Prawns
Egg noodles sauteed w/ bean sprouts, Thai basil, & your choice of chicken or prawns, in our special homemade garlic & pepper sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts & roasted garlic.
7.95
Tricycle Veggies w/ Tofu
Egg noodles sauteed w/ fresh vegetables, tofu, & Thai basil in our special homemade garlic & pepper sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts & roasted garlic.
Chicken 9.50
Prawns 9.95
Angel Hair Chicken or Prawns
Angel hair egg noodles sauteed w/ bean sprouts, Thai basil, & your choice of chicken or prawns, in a mild yellow curry coconut milk sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts & roasted garlic.
8.95
Angel Hair Veggies w/ Tofu
Angel hair egg noodles sauteed w/ assorted vegetables & Thai basil, in a mild yellow curry coconut milk sauce. Sprinkled w/ crushed peanuts & roasted garlic.
RICE DISHES​
9.95
Fresh Pineapple Baked Rice
Prawns​ & chicken sautéed w/ pineapple, young corn, & mushrooms; baked w/ Thai jasmine rice & topped w/ cashew nuts. Served in a fresh pineapple shell.
THAI BARBECUE​
9.95
Barbecued Half-Chicken
Half a chicken, marinated w/ Thai herbs & spices & then Barbequed. Served w/ both sweet & sour sauce, & peanut sauce.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We checked out Bangkok Thai Express in San Rafael on June 26. Food was very palatable and in decent portion. The waitress was very pleasant. Price wasn’t really bad considering the area where it’s located.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rolinette
Reviewed December 11, 2018

My wife was looking for a gluten-free restaurant while we were visiting Marin and found this place on-line. I have not had Thai food before so I can't compare the food here with that of other Thai restaurants. I thought the food was OK. My...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 792burtg
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I have been going here for 20+ years. The owners are hard working and friendly. My favorite dish is their red pineapple curry with shrimp and chicken over their special mixed rice. Lots of good lunch specials Closed on weekends

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tour316699
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

You can’t beat sitting comfortably in a booth with a light cool breeze coming In the open window and tasting the sublime flavors of your favorite Thai dish. That’s what can happen here.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mackanna
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I discovered this place at the Downtown San Rafael Farmer's Market. They always have a booth there and offer some good deals. I've since been to their restaurant a number of times and have always enjoyed my meals there--the yellow curry in particular. I'm not...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank DJ N
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is the best Thai Food I have every had. The owners are wonderful, helpful and kind. They truly have wonderful tasty food. Lots of original dishes. We have hired them to cater our parties. All the guests rave about the food.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank leighaf2015
Reviewed February 24, 2017

We have eaten here twice and had take out once.All of the dishes were delicious.The lunch special menu,which gives a choice of around ten entrees,and comes with a delightful fresh salad dressed with the classic Thai dressing.On all occasions we were served by the owner.Her...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank happyM756XP
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. Highly recommend. I seek out Thai food all the time so glad I walked inside. Best I've had.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank John G
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Because it was close to my hotel, I tried this restaurant and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. On my first visit I ordered Chicken Yellow Curry, and Pad Thai with Shrimp, both were excellent, and reasonably priced. I had to go...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank maxbialy
Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

We love Thai Express so much, we came to San Rafael from San Jose for the night with the plan to attend the Thursday evening Farmer's Market and eat at Thai Express. We were disappointed they were closed that evening, but after speaking to the...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Sara Cathinia H
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