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Thai On Main

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117 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
+1 562-598-7030
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apple valley ca
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location ,service ,appetizers and beer. A great place to spend hey stormy rainy Friday evening

Thank lagunalover2
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town on business, went down to main street because it was reccomended. Thai sounded good. It is a very small place as all of the restaurants on maim street are, but we had no problems getting a table. You can also eat at the bar. There is live music, at least there was the night I was there. The... More 

Thank CDS8903AI
New York City, New York
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90 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thai on Main is a small place with good, authentic Thai food. Dishes are fresh and very tasty. You can get a variety of spiciness. Pad Thai is excellent as are the various curry dishes. Tom Yum Goong soup is excellent. (hot and spicy)

Thank david m
Seal Beach, California
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96 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For an early lunch or Happy Hour, you can't go wrong. Parking is easy during the off hours and the service is prompt when there are fewer tables. We have tried about half the items on the menu and they're all wonderful. The sauces are layered with flavors. The prices are fair and the Happy Hour makes it a deal.

Thank Partypoodle
Omak, Washington, United States
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

My brother and his wife took us to their favorite Thai restaurant. He ordered numerous items from the appetizer menu that were half price during happy hour. Each food item was presented well and individually tasty. Two additional selections from the main menu were equally pleasing. Wine and beer selections were varied and paired well. Will certainly recommend.

Thank Donald K
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Thai on Main's green curry, spring roll, and mango sticky rice are amazing. Food and drink is always great here. However, service is hit or miss. I'm at the bar as 3 servers are all Facetiming someone loudly at the bar. Doesn't make me feel particularly important as a customer. One of the bartenders is also drinking a glass of... More 

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San Diego
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110 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

We came in here while visiting a cousin in Seal Beach as it was a short walk from his house. The venue is conveniently located on the main drag, and we wanted some Asian fare. Its not bad, but their service is prompt albeit the restaurant was empty at lunch time on a busy Memorial Day weekend. That may imply... More 

Thank Sameer R
Seal Beach, California
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Another restaurant we have visited many times since they first opened..The atmosphere is clean and quite attractive..the food is wonderful and we have always had great service.The "Stuffed Angel Wings" appetizer is remarkable..their pad thai,and curries are great so are all their soups..

Thank surfside2015
Carmel, Indiana
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Thai on Main has a great lunch special with many choices. After a good lunch we returned for dinner a couple of days later. Enjoyed each meal that we had at this clean and friendly place.

Thank Hoosier5251
Seal Beach, California
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

Mediocre food, less than stellar service, would not recommend. There are so many better places to find Thai food that actually has flavor and authenticity. It's more a touristy bar for those who don't know any better.

Thank Dagnytags

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Seal Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-598-7030

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