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Thai Satay

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265 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080 (Linden Ave.)
(650) 952-3439
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Columbia, South Carolina
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff at our hotel recommended this restaurant as we were not familiar with the area. We ate dinner rather early and received excellent attention by the wait staff. Food was tasty and portion sizes were large even for three hungry males. Parked on the street and walked a block to restaurant. Would recommend this restaurant if looking for an affordable... More 

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Thank Leslie W
South San Francisco, California
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have never been in the restaurant but our office orders for delivery quite often as it is more convenient for us. I am not a Thai food fan but can review from the rest of our employees. They obviously love it since we order often

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Thank Leigh S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Been a fan of Satay ever since living in Malaysia for several years. this place is authentic. Plus it is reasonable in a city where the price of a light lunch can cost you 20 bucks

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Thank Peter N
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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82 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We went as a group of 6 people. About half of us enjoyed our dishes while the other half felt like their dish was mediocre or worse. The two people who ordered curry were happy with their dishes. They charge $2 for a bowel of rice.

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Thank polarislovestotavel
Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We came to the restaurant late at night, 9pm, on a weekday. The restaurant still had many customers. Our food came very quickly and was delicious. They were very accommodating to special dietary needs, such as Gluten Free.

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Thank NBracco
Sin City, Nevada
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248 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

A great Thai place to eat in downtown south San Francisco off Grand. Great service, food and prices. A must try if your in the area and want a great meal.

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Thank bu1larry
NM
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We were staying overnight at the Hampton Inn, and walked to the Thai Satay. Really good food the wife went with crab rice cakes, and I had the Garlic Peppered Prawns we both shared some Hot & Sour soup with prawns and mushrooms they were all really good. Nice restaurant and the service was very good. We would recommend this... More 

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Thank Faiths
Dallas, Texas
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Food was excellent from the chicken Larb, Thai shrimps, their grilled salmon and the seafood specialty dish. Abundant choices and all of the food we tried was very good with very large portions . First trip to Thai Satay . Thumbs up!

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Thank lchilcoat2000
Phoenix, Arizona
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

I usually get the Tom Yum Gai Soup.. Cant beat it ... The prawns plates are excellent with varied choices of hot, spicy or mild offerings.. decent price range $10-$15

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Thank WorldDiner2000
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We visited late one night after a day of business meetings. Though the "open" sign was on, we were told that they were about to close, so could only do a to-go order. We ordered a Pad Thai and Satay Sampler. The Satay was nice, especially well-spiced, served with a generous cup of peanut dipping sauce. The Pad Thai was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
    (Linden Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: (650) 952-3439

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