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Thai On Main

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117 Main St, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6316
562-598-7030
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59 reviews
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2 of 5 stars 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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 

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Thank Sameer R
Seal Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars 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..

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Thank surfside2015
Carmel, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars 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.

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Thank Hoosier5251
Seal Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars 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.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

The best spring rolls ever ! We had the tofu with basil, rice noodle, shaved carrot, lettuce, and the house peanut sauce- so good. Next pad Thai was nice succulent shrimp and chicken. About the pad Thai , something in the sauce was missing maybe the tamarind? We had mixed vegetables in a light sauce sadly there was no green... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Seems people do like it, however have eaten at much better Thai places that were more affordable and tastier.

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Thank 1jjarecki
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

My friends and I come here often. The service is always friendly and timely. Their food is great. I highly recommend the sticky mango rice dessert. Not too sweet, but very satisfying. They also have a great $2 beer happy hour and live music.

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Thank A B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

Visited Thai on Main when traveling in Seal Beach. The restaurant was extremely well priced (Dinner for 2 with an appetizer for only $30) and just steps from the beach. There was also live music on a Wednesday night. My only suggestion... order a Thai Ice Tea immediately because even their mild dishes were extremely spicy for me and I'm... More 

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Thank Sara B
Riverside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016 via mobile

Any time I try a new Thai place I keep it simple for comparison sake. Pad Thai. It was very good here. A lot of veggies and not too saucy. Service was good. The place is quiet, not too busy. Parking is a challenge everywhere on main street.

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Restaurant Details

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