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Thara Thai

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912 1/2 W Bloomington Rd, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-1725
+1 217-378-1986
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
912 1/2 W Bloomington Rd, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-1725
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting our grandson at U of I. Five of us had an unbelievable delicious dinner. Services were great and prices were fair. We certainly will return.

Thank RSB1600
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Found this gem in August. First time around we ordered Pad Thai, Thai salad and the Pho. Wonderful! We could hardly wait to make another trip to Champaign. This go around we shared the Yellow Curry with chicken, Drunken Pad Thai, House Fried Rice and...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed October 1, 2017

The locals consider Thara Thai to be the best Thai restaurant in Champaign. Family-owned, and the food is cooked to order. Prices are a bit high, but the portions are very large. On our last trip, we had crab rangoon, tofu and vegetables, and a...More

Thank maryP2565DU
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Repeated times there. Still outstanding service, extended menu, with well prepared, large portions of flavorful Thai food. The menu says varied type food but we consider the preparation of all items we had to be Thai and excellent. Good for all families, including young children....More

1  Thank Rdolgin
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We just went to Thara Thai for the first time. It was excellent. The service was fast and friendly. The server was knowledgeable about how to make dishes gluten free. I had the Pad Thai and my husband had the yellow curry. We shared some...More

1  Thank Shannon4343
Reviewed July 10, 2017

My husband has celiac so the rice noodles in the dishes here are a God-send. I ordered take-out Pad Thai Chicken there and was surprised at how generous the portion was. Even by Asian restaurant standards, this was big! The noodles were cooked perfectly and...More

Thank Athena_Eng
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The pad thai is excellent. The entrees are ample, and you will have leftovers., The service was prompt, and courteous, willing explain their menu for the new customers. There was a constant stream of take out and traffic. It is a place to keep for...More

1  Thank sciencetiger
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We love Thai. Wife always uses TripAdvisor to find the top rated restaurants in the many areas we travel to. Visiting the Chrisman area and found Thara Thai to be amongst the best in an hour radius of our location. Would have loved to give...More

Thank BONGO56
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We drove an hour for delicious Thais and we weren't disappointed. Small restaurant but clean and pleasant inside. Waitress was great too. Started with Crab Ragoons which were okay but we have had better. I had the wide noodles with chicken. Noodles were soft and...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Everything here is good. The small friendly atmosphere..the measured service. The food just exceptional and full of the typical thai spice we all love.

Thank mooresy2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 912 1/2 W Bloomington Rd, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-1725
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-378-1986
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